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Cyril Beaufrere

Cyril Beaufrere

Fan of all that relates to high availability, Linux and the web in general. Eater of books and series, I love to play a little guitar and do some photography.

How we compress our logfiles

At Holimetrix, we deal with millions of log lines everyday. Archiving and compressing these logs was a challenge for us, so we ran a full benchmark of all solutions available on the market. Our strategy is pretty simple : make the most of some machine's CPU at night, when they're not too busy, to achieve the maximum compression and optimi…

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