Elasticsearch Meetup @ Citrix: Machine Learning, Security, Log Enrichment


Apr 22, 2019, 10:00 PM – Apr 23, 2019, 12:00 AM


About this event

Join us for or April meetup at Citrix!

6:00 PM - Doors open, food & beverages will be provided
6:30 PM - Log enrichment with Logstash with Q&A
7:15 PM - Machine Learning with Q&A
8:00 PM - We'll wrap things up

Log enrichment with Logstash - Kevin Wilcox - Information Security Specialist @ Appalachian State University

Kevin has spent fifteen years securing systems and promoting Open Source Software in Higher Education, the Wild West of the Internet. He has a bachelors degree in Computer Science, has presented at national industry security conferences and holds a number of GIAC certificates in incident handling and forensics. Kevin is a vocal advocate for changing how colleges and universities view their logs, from something we do for compliance to 'this is how we catch the bad guys!'.

Machine Learning - Dave Moore - Solutions Architect @ Elastic

Dave is a Solutions Architect at Elastic, where he helps people succeed with real-time search and analytics at scale. He brings nearly a decade of experience working with data, applications, distributed systems, and many talented engineering teams across the world. Dave specializes in entity resolution, and he is the creator of zentity (https://zentity.io), an Elasticsearch plugin for real-time entity resolution. Dave lives with his wife and kids in the Research Triangle of North Carolina.


The Visitor Entrance to the building is on West Street through the courtyard between the building and the parking deck. The other site entrances are for employees only. Parking is available to pre-registered guests in our deck, which is accessible via West Street. Paid street parking and the Dillon parking garage are within a block.

If you park in our deck, the parking arm will be down. Press the button and give security your name and who you are visiting. There is no designated visitor parking – you are welcome to take any available space. Take the deck elevator or stairs to the Courtyard (CY) level, then cross the courtyard to the main lobby through the revolving door.

Once you arrive at the front desk, please check in with the receptionist; they’ll have the event sign-in sheet for your group.

Alternate ways to visit us:

Take the Bus! https://gotriangle.org/trip-planner
The GoRaleigh 16 drops you in front of our office.
GoRaleigh 6, 8, and 4; GoTriangle 105 and 100; and the R-Line all drop you off nearby.
Take the Train! https://www.amtrak.com/plan-your-trip.html
Union Station is 2 blocks away.
Ride a Citrix Cycle!
If you do, we have bike station conveniently located on the sidewalk at 100 E West Street.



April 22 – 23, 2019
10:00 PM – 12:00 AM UTC

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