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Splunk Extends Reach of Machine Data to Include Networks

Splunk Extends Reach of Machine Data to Include Networks

Splunk App for Stream will enable IT organizations to create a repository through which they can analyze different classes of machine data. Splunk today extended the reach of its machine…

Quick N’ Dirty: Funnels

Quick N’ Dirty: Funnels

I recently had a customer ask me how to calculate funnels in Splunk. His source data consisted of custom application logs, but this method will work with any logs that have a field representing a unique visitorID. In this context, a “funnel” is a calculation that shows what percentage […]

How to Stream Internet of Things Data into Splunk in Ten Easy Steps!

How to Stream Internet of Things Data into Splunk in Ten Easy Steps!

Inspired by Discovered Intelligence’s blog post “ How to Stream Twitter into Splunk in 10 Simple Steps ” last week, I began thinking about a simple Internet of Things example where we could demonstrate an easy integration of IoT platforms and data into Splunk that everyone could access. There […]

Splunk Digs Into the Year of the Big Data Application

Splunk Digs Into the Year of the Big Data Application

Thursday Jan 2nd 2014 by Mike Vizard This year will be the one in which businesses discover the applications that turn all that data into something of business value. Slide Show Big Data: Not Just for Big Business Anymore If 2013 was the year that most organizations discovered what […]

Splunk Brings Big Data Into Security Monitoring

Splunk Brings Big Data Into Security Monitoring

Doug Henschen Telco IDT taps Splunk to optimize IT and isolate security threats. The next step is spotting marketing opportunities hidden in big data. Machine data tends to come in high volumes, and it’s usually a starting point for Splunk, the IT-centric big data analytics platform. Repeating a land-and-expand […]

Splunk Enterprise & Hunk for Hadoop at Cisco Labs

Splunk Enterprise & Hunk for Hadoop at Cisco Labs

At the end of October, Splunk announced the release of new product called Hunk: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop . Once you get over the awesome name, you realize how much of a game-changer it is to give individuals across the organization the ability to interactively explore, analyze and visualize […]

Image Search with Splunk and Hunk

Image Search with Splunk and Hunk

One of the sexy new features Hunk brings to the Splunk 6 smorgasbord, is preprocessing data. Since Hunk is built on top of Hadoop’s MapReduce framework, we can utilize it’s preprocessing framework. Basically, now you can take any data, write a piece of code that turns it into text, […]

Introducing: The Splunk App for Okta

Introducing: The Splunk App for Okta

I alluded to this last week in my post about Okta-ing Splunk –we’re now Splunking Okta ! Today, the Splunk App for Okta went live on Splunk Apps and we’ve already gained value from looking at how our Splunkers are logging into apps. Earlier this week, I was sitting […]

Getting Started with Splunk as an Engineer | Javalobby

Getting Started with Splunk as an Engineer | Javalobby

What is Splunk , and how can you make the best use of it as an engineer? Splunk is first and foremost a hosted web-based tool for your log files. It gives you the following: Aggregates all your logs in one place Search Extract meaning Group, join, pivot and […]

Democratizing Digital Intelligence in Splunk 6.0

Democratizing Digital Intelligence in Splunk 6.0

Earlier this week, we announced the general availability of Splunk 6.0  I am very excited about the release of Splunk 6.0.  Splunk 6.0 is a revolutionary product that will make analytics easy, fast and actionable across the organization . Splunk 6.0 makes analysis on machine data easy for everyone. […]