What is correlation engine? - Definition from WhatIs.com

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correlation engine

Part of the Network administration glossary:

A correlation engine is a software application that programmatically understands relationships. Correlation engines are used in systems management tools to aggregate, normalize and analyze event log data, using predictive analytics and fuzzy logic to alert the systems administrator when there is a problem. 

This was last updated in August 2012
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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