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

This Course is designed to introduce you quickly to the benefits of using the Splunk Enterprise system. Understanding this technology will allow you to engage with your important data and ensure that it is collected, stored, managed, reported on, and utilized well to enable you to make better business decisions.

By equipping you with this knowledge, you will be better prepared to tackle data issues in the fast-paced business world of today.

You will learn about various vital topics such as data collection, managing apps, creating reports, and analyzing data using Splunk. You will also be equipped with skills to help you obtain a Twitter API key for use with the Twitter app for Splunk.



Splunk is the definitive technology solution used to manage the ever-growing volumes of machine-generated data. This technology is indispensable for industries involved in big data analysis, online services, education, finance, healthcare, retail, and telecommunications. So, having Splunk experience will be relevant for a long time to come!


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



Course Contents:

Introducing Splunk

How to install Splunk

Splunk and big data

Splunk data sources

Understanding events, event types, and fields in Splunk

Getting data into Splunk

An Introduction to Indexing

Collecting data to search

Indexing data with Splunk

Specifying a sourcetype



What is Search Processing Language (SPL)?

How to perform simple searches

Searching in Splunk

The search dashboard

The new search dashboard

The Splunk search mechanism

The Splunk quick reference guide

Please assist me, let me go

Basic optimization

Fast, verbose, or smart?

The breakdown of commands

Understanding the difference between sparse and dense

Boolean expressions

You can quote me, I’m escaping

Using the eval command



Reports in Splunk

Getting data ready for reporting

The Report Builder


Using the Twitter App

Creating a Twitter index

Searching Twitter data

Using a lookup table

The built-in General Activity dashboard

The built-in per-user Activity dashboard

Creating dashboard panels with Twitter data


Monitoring and Creating Alerts in Splunk

Monitoring your system in Splunk

Looking at geographic data

Performing alerts in Splunk

Beginning Splunk app development

Creating the app’s workspace

Adding configurations

The app.conf file

Giving your app an icon

Other configurations

Creating the app objects

Splunk Training in chennai is Primarily hands-On & available as

Classroom / Online / Corporate Training


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Splunk Training in Chennai

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