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Splunk: Overview of functionality

Splunk is great at analyzing large sets of unstructured data quickly and easily. To simulate working with a stream of data, I am using a log file I pulled from a server. 223 more words


Splunk: Introduction to Real Time Data Analysis - Setting Alerts

Splunk really shows its power in the realm of real time analysis of unstructed data. A professional implementation of Splunk involves some sort of machine produced data stream being fed into Splunk. 289 more words

Splunk: Install Splunk Light on Ubuntu Linux

In this lesson, I will go over how to install Splunk Light Desktop on Ubuntu Linux.

Open your browser and search for splunk light download… 102 more words


Data Center Modernization Still Needs Shared Storage

Organizations are increasingly embracing technologies like OpenStack and Docker so IT can become more agile, as well as be able to adapt to user or customer demands rapidly and cost effectively. 314 more words


Splunk Delivers Insights from Machines

I recently attended .conf2016, Splunk’s seventh annual user conference. Splunk created the market for analyzing machine data (shorthand for machine-generated data), which consists of log files and event data from… 670 more words

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Artificial Intelligence: Splunk at Cox Automotive

At its annual user conference, .conf, Splunk announced new versions of Splunk Enterprise, Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI), Splunk Enterprise Security (ES) and Splunk User Behavior Analytics (UBA).   749 more words


Geolocate invalid login attempts with Splunk

I’ve been experimenting with various data visualization methods in Splunk and thought I’d share one that I recently found useful.  Login attempts involving invalid user accounts is something I’ve always tracked in a table listing the username and source IP address. 244 more words