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Universal log management and data unification

ArcSight Logger and BSM Integration
ArcSight Logger and BSM Integration

With HP ArcSight Logger you can improve everything from compliance and risk management to security intelligence to IT operations to efforts that prevent insider and advanced persistent threats. This universal log management solution collects machine data from any log-generating source and unifies the data for searching, indexing, reporting, analysis, and retention. And in the age of BYOD and mobility, it enables you to comprehensively manage an increasing volume of log data from an increasing number of sources.

Key features

  • Collect logs from any log generating source through 300+ connectors from any device and in any format
  • Unify the data across the IT through normalization and categorization, into a common event format (CEF registered)
  • Search through millions of events using a text-based search tool on a simple interface
  • Store years' worth of logs and events in an unified format through a high compression ratio at low cost
  • Automate analysis, alerting, reporting, intelligence of logs and events for IT security, IT operations, IT GRC and log analytics
 

HP Enterprise Security case study: Heartland Payment Systems

HP Enterprise Security case study: Heartland Payment Systems

Heartland Payment Systems, a leader in the transaction processing business, uses the ArcSight ETRM platform to enhance the correlation and consolidation of logs, ensure the constant improvement of threat detection and enable fraud detection across Heartland's internet facing payment gateways.

 

Heartland Payment Systems, a leader in the transaction processing business, uses the ArcSight ETRM platform to enhance the correlation and consolidation of logs, ensure the constant improvement of threat detection and enable fraud detection across Heartland's internet facing payment gateways.

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HP ArcSight Logger specifications (Software)

Model Devices Max log volume Max search volume
L750MB 10 750 MB/day 500 GB
L5GB 50 5 GB/day 2.5 TB
L30GB 200 30 GB/day 8 TB
L80GB 500 80 GB/day 42 TB
L160GB Unrestricted 160 GB/day 42 TB
L250GB Unrestricted 250 GB/day 42 TB
Software Generic Spec Supported OS:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux v6.2, 64-bit
Oracle Enterprise Linux, v6.1, 64-bit
CentOS, v6.2, 64-bit
Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2, 64-bit
VMware Virtual Image

Recommended Minimum Hardware:
CPU: 1 or 2x Intel® Xeon® Quad Core or equivalent
Memory: 4–12 GB
Disk space: 4-12 GB

Storage:
Average compression of 10:1 (depending on the data type and source)
 

HP ArcSight Logger specifications (Appliance)

Model L3500 L7500-SAN L7500s L7500x
Devices 200 Unrestricted 500 Unrestricted
Max EPS 2000 75000 5000 100000
Capacity (compressed) 8TB 50TB 42TB
Hardware Spec 1x Intel Xeon, E5-2620 2.0GHz, 6-core Processor 2x Intel Xeon, 2648L, 1.8, GHZ 8-core Processor
Memory 32 GB, 1600 MHz RAM 64 GB, 1600 MHz RAM
Storage 800 GB (RAID 5) External – SAN 4.2 TB (RAID 5)
Host Bus Adapter N/A 2 x 2-port 16 GB Emulex HBA N/A
Dimensions (DxWxH) 27.5" x 17.1" x 1.7" 29.5" x 17.1" x 1.7"
Connector Management Yes N/A
Generic Spec Management:
Web browser, CLI, Web Services API

Supported OS:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux v6.2, 64-bit

Supported Sources:
Raw Syslog (TCP/UDP), Raw File based logs (FTP, SCP, SFTP)
Analysis optimized collection using HP ArcSight SmartConnectors
FlexConnector framework for legacy event sources
HP ArcSight CEF (Common Event Format), HP ArcSight ESM

Storage:
Average compression of 10:1 (dependent on data type and data source)

Power:
2 x 460W CS Platinum Power Supply

Ethernet Interfaces:
4 x 10/100/1000

Chassis: 1U

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Centralized Security Management

HP ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC) is a centralized security management center that unifies management, configuration, and monitoring of HP ArcSight solution for large enterprises. HP ArcMC enables customers to manage large deployments of HP ArcSight Logger, SmartConnectors, FlexConnectors, and Connector Appliance through a single interface.

HP ArcMC enables you to focus on your business and security use cases as opposed to managing security tools and configurations. This saves you time, effort, and money whether you are a small to medium size business or a large enterprise.

 

Key benefits

  • Centralized security management console for HP ArcSight log analytics solution
  • Ease of deployment, management, and scalability
  • Manage large deployments easily enabling high scalability
  • Simplified change management through single console
  • Maximizes security investment delivering quick time to value
 

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Related products

  • ArcSight Connector

    Out-of-the box connectors to collect, consolidate and normalize data to unify searching, reporting and analysis

  • ArcSight ESM

    Powerful enterprise security management software for analyzing and correlating every event that occurs across your organization

  • ArcSight Threat DetectorProactively identify abnormal behavior patterns facilitating detection and prioritization of security threats
  • ArcSight Threat Response ManagerIntegrated end-to-end network security and event monitoring
  • Compliance Insight Packages

    Suite of content that delivers log review and security monitoring based on security and audit best practices—helps organizations meet a broad set of regulatory compliance requirements and institute a strong IT governance program

  • Network Node Manager iScaling to any environment, unified polling, single configuration point and a common console reduce your costs
  • Operations Manager iSingle pane of glass and correlation of fault and performance data from native and 3rd party tools managing IT

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