50 Smartest Companies of the Year 2019

Providing the absolute best developer experience with the needs of the modern enterprise: LogDNA


In today and tomorrow's world, data lives in dispersed multiple clouds, data centers, IoT devices, and PoS systems. Merely storing information is not enough. The only way to get the full value from your data is to ensure it is reliable and accessible.

One such firm which helps to store your data safely with at most care is LogDNA.

LogDNA is a log management company for the future of business. LogDNA enables petabytes of data from disparate locations (public cloud, private cloud, on-premise, hybrid, IoT, and PoS) to be parsed and searched super-fast. Intuitive to use and built on Kubernetes, LogDNA combines a passionate focus on providing the absolute best developer experience with the needs of the modern enterprise. Making logs easily and quickly actionable is the core of its business.

LogDNA is an enterprise-grade log management system that allows engineering and DevOps to aggregate all systems, servers, and application logs into one efficient platform. Collect, monitor, store, tail, and search application records in real-time with a straightforward command-line or web interface. Its engineers design their client's needs so they can focus on what they do best - create quality products. Whether self-hosted, cloud, or multi-cloud, they offer log management and analysis for all needs and requirements.


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Standout features of LogDNA

Blazing Fast at Scale

LogDNA allows you to search your logs at incredible speeds from megabytes to petabytes. Its fast search combined with auto- and custom-parsing and smart alerting means you'll quickly get to the exact logs you want.

Easy in Every Way

LogDNA is easy to set up on any infrastructure, and with Kubernetes, it is even better. It takes only two kubectl commands to set up and has auto-parsing with 30+ log formats. With natural language, time search using Google-like search syntax, searching logs couldn't be easier. Being easy to set up, easy to search, easy to integrate, and intuitive to use makes LogDNA the ideal log management and analysis tool.

Control Your Logs and Access to Them

LogDNA is the only company that allows you to set exclusion rules, so you only store the logs that matter to you, putting you in control of your logs from the beginning. Usage alerts enable you to track your spend or set a monthly spend threshold. Their users are in the driver's seat to manage who has access to which logs. Flexible deployment means one can choose to deploy on any cloud, hybrid, or self-host the implementation on a private cloud, or on-premise.

Users can manage what they see from the logs through custom parsing and custom views. Custom parsing turns unstructured data into structured data. While real-time alerts provide notifications so that issues can be quickly identified and resolved.

Compliance = Peace of Mind

LogDNA ensures that data is fully secure in transit and at rest. From its inception, LogDNA has put security and privacy first. LogDNA addresses compliance on a global scale. It offers HIPAA-compliant logging as well as GDPR, SOC 2, HITECH, and PCI-DSS compliance. It is also Privacy Shield certified.

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It helps the users to save time by creating aspects specific to the type of logs that are important to you. Views are saved shortcuts to a set of filters and search queries.


LogDNA's alert feature integrates with many 3rd party solutions so that the users can receive signals with other applications like PagerDuty, Slack, or another API.

Boards and Graphs

By using LogDNA's Boards and Graphs, one can visualize log data over a while to better analyze the system's activity and identify trends.


Users can use filters to display daily log activity from all your systems or select specific policies with time-shifted graphs to aggregate data from the previous week to compare activity levels in the current week.

Config Replication

Users can replicate LogDNA configurations into new or existing instances without any difficulty. One can export views, graphs, and alerts from one example, and import them into an existing or new instance without needing to recreate these configurations.

The formidable leader behind the success story of LogDNA

Chris Nguyen is the Co-founder and also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of LogDNA, a Kubernetes-based multi-cloud log management company that he co-founded in 2016. Chris' leadership led to LogDNA to be named a Forbes 2019 Cloud 100 Rising Star. Before LogDNA, Chris founded two other companies with Lee Liu: TeamSave, a joint venture with eBay Classified Group, and JobLoft, which was acquired by onTargetjobs/Warburg Pincus Portfolio. He served as CEO of both companies. Chris holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Information Technology from Ryerson University.

"LogDNA is the only company that allows you to set exclusion rules, so you only store the logs that matter to you, putting you in control of your logs from the beginning."