A comprehensive guide to help you transform Big Data into valuable business insights with Splunk 6.2
Splunk is a type of analysis and reporting software for analyzing machine-generated Big Data. It captures, indexes, and correlates real-time data in a searchable repository from which it can generate graphs, reports, alerts, dashboards, and visualizations. It aims to make machine data accessible across an organization for a variety of purposes.
Implementing Splunk Second Edition is a learning guide that introduces you to all the latest features and improvements of Splunk 6.2. The book starts by introducing you to various concepts such as charting, reporting, clustering, and visualization. Every chapter is dedicated to enhancing your knowledge of a specific concept, including data models and pivots, speeding up your queries, backfilling, data replication, and so on. By the end of the book, you'll have a very good understanding of Splunk and be able to perform efficient data analysis.
What You Will Learn
Enrich your data with lookups and commands
Transform your data into useful and beautiful reports
Build professional-looking, informative dashboards
Get to know what Splunk data models and pivots are
Learn about pivot editor, pivot elements, filters, Sparklines, and more
Manage configurations from one to thousands of instances
Extend Splunk with scripts and advanced configuration
Create fields from your unstructured data
Write searches that are fast and lean
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