Splunk Essentials

Splunk Essentials

Splunk Essentials

Leverage the power of Splunk to efficiently analyze machine, log, web, and social media data

About This Book

  • Make impressive reports and dashboards easily
  • Search, locate, and manage apps in Splunk
  • Use the Twitter app to create a dashboard based on Twitter searches of particular topics

Who This Book Is For

This book is intended for a business person, analyst, or student who wants to quickly learn how to use Splunk to manage data.

It would be helpful to have a bit of familiarity with basic computer concepts, but no prior experience of Splunk is required.

What You Will Learn

  • Use Splunk to collect all types of data
  • Create reports in Splunk to help understand what your data says and develop business insights
  • Design dashboards in Splunk to present data in many useful ways on one interface
  • Set up alerts to communicate problems or issues with a system
  • Utilize the Report Builder to create values over time, top values, and rare values reports
  • Understand how to bring in and analyze live streaming data
  • Familiarize yourself with data storage in Splunk

In Detail

Splunk is a powerful tool that is used extensively to search, monitor, and analyze any machine data.

This book is designed to introduce you quickly...

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