how to setup filebeat and another beats to get log data from another server

Posted October 30, 2020 1.7k views
UbuntuElasticsearchUbuntu 20.04

Hi Digital Ocean Community,

thanks for

i can setup ELK stack without any issue and now my ELK can showing syslog from own server. what should i do to get another log data from another server (Linux and Windows)? i looked at

but I’m confused to set it up in my ELK based on this tutorial :

appreciate your help.

Steven Audy

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Hi @stevenaudy,

You’ll need to create an elasticsearch cluster to pass data between the servers. It’s a little different than just creating a server with elasticsearch. There are different types of servers that you’ll need to configure as well. What I found useful the first time I was dealing with such a thing was this tutorial - Elastic Search Cluster