Learn Splunk Administration- Hands On!
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Learn Splunk Administration- Hands On!

Learn Splunk Administration from scratch with this hands-on course.
4.3 (75 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
444 students enrolled
Created by Bigdata ABCD
Last updated 12/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • You will be able to setup Splunk Enterprise and manage & administer a Splunk deployment
  • Understand what Splunk is for, and how it works
  • How Splunk License works
  • You will be able to deploy basic splunk environment with forwarder, indexer, searh head, deployment server & license master
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Requirements
  • Basic of linux and windows
Description

This course is for beginner and intermediate level. This course prepares system administrators to configure and manage Splunk. Topics include installation, data inputs and

forwarder configuration, data management, user accounts, licenses, distributed search, and basic monitoring and troubleshooting. The focus in this course is the knowledge, best practices, and configuration details for Splunk administration in a distributed deployment environment

This Course  contains

  • How to install splunk in linux & windows.
  • How configuration files works and precedence.
  • How to manage splunk license.
  • How to create users, roles & provide authentication.
  • How indexing works & how to back up Archived Indexed data
  • How to send data from data source with different mechanism.
  • How to troubleshoot & secure Splunk
  • In end of each section there is quiz so students can check that they have understood concept or not. 
  • There is a lab with Building a Basic Production Environment, in this lab students will learn how they can build splunk environment with indexer, search head, forwarder, deployment server & license master.  Student can use AWS ubuntu Vms or their own Vms/servers to do this lab.


Who is the target audience?
  • Splunk Absolute Beginners. No prior Splunk experience necessary
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Curriculum For This Course
34 Lectures
03:43:10
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Introduction
1 Lecture 03:00
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Setting up a Splunk Enterprise Environment
14 Lectures 01:34:12



Boot-Start of Splunk
05:25

Directory Structure in Splunk
03:43

Configuration Files
03:36

Configuration Files Precedence
08:47

btool command
02:21

Splunk Apps
04:41

License Management Part 1
09:01

License Management Part 2
10:05

Users, Roles and Authentication
09:58

How Indexing Works
15:46

How to back up & Archive Indexed data
05:34

Quiz
10 questions
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How different Splunk components works
3 Lectures 21:24
Forwarder
11:52

Indexer, Search Head, Deployment Server
04:07

Forwarder Management
05:25

Quiz
9 questions
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Lab: Building a Basic Production Environment
3 Lectures 46:57

Setup Basic Production Splunk environment with Indexer, Forwarder, Search Head, Deployment Server & License Master.

Lab 1: Building a Basic Production Environment
26:31

What is Distributed Management Console (DMC) ?
02:59

Here you will learn how to configure DMC and you will get information about different DMC dashboards.

Lab 2: Distributed Management Console (DMC) configuration and dashboards
17:27
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Get Data In
6 Lectures 35:46
Get Data from Files & Directories
04:56

Get Data From Network Sources
06:32

Get Windows Data
08:11

Get Other Kinds of Data In
03:00

If you enable port 514 in indexer to receive syslog data it will show error if you are not running indexer with user root. In this lecture, you will learn how you can receive syslog data in indexer in different port.   

Lab 3: How to send syslog data to Indexer
05:38

Lab 4: How to use Heavy Forwarder to index and forward the data to Indexer
07:29

Quiz
4 questions
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Troubleshooting Splunk Enterprise
4 Lectures 13:46
Troubleshooting Splunk Enterprise
05:31

Splunk Forwarder Troubleshoot
01:33

Troubleshooting Issues in Queues
03:55

How to troubleshoot password issue
02:47
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Other Topics
3 Lectures 08:30
Secure and Harden Splunk Enterprise
04:24

System Settings
03:39

Bonus Lecture(Clustering) - a special offer for you
00:27
About the Instructor
Bigdata ABCD
4.2 Average rating
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BigdataABCD is dedicated to teaching big data/real time bigdata solutions like Splunk, ELK etc at affordable costs to the world. Our mission and vision is to bring hands on training in the domain of real time analytics big data tools and technologies to every individual wanting to make a career in this domain by making it more affordable, self intuitive and tailored to the skills required.