Recent Posts by Jan Nonnen

ESecLog Final Presentation and Media Coverage

We at Viaboxx are always interested in innovation and research. From 05/2013 – 06/2016 we were part of the research project Enhanced security in the air cargo chain (ESecLog). The project is founded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) with the reference number 13N12640. For further information see the following previous blog post: Enhanced security in…
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Enhanced security in the air cargo chain (ESecLog)

The aim of the research project ESecLog is to develop a cargo fingerprint information system for improving air cargo security and verification. By examining several specific characteristics at various points along the air cargo chain a tampering of the cargo can be detected early. Each cargo has a digital fingerprint consisting of various sensors that…
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Easily generate live heatmaps for geolocations with ELK

Here at Viaboxx we are using the ELK Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) to have a centralised but scalable logging infrastructure. In this blog you will learn how to use this stack to easily have a heat map for geo coordinates. Context In our software we are using  the Logstash-Logback encoder  to directly have JSON logs ready…
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Introduction to the Titan graph database

This articles is the first articles in a series and introduces the Titan graph database as well as how to access it via the Gremlin console shell. Furthermore,  a basic schema for the ESecLog domain is introduced that is going to be used in future articles. Introduction In the last couple of years, graph databases have…
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