Using Splunk for Big Data Analytics

Learn how to work with Splunk Enterprise to Analyze Machine Generated Big Data
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  • Lectures 7
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

Course : Using Splunk for Analytics

Benefits : After completing this course you will be able to understand the basic concepts to use Splunk Enterprise for Analytics.

Delivery: Online

Agenda : Learn the fundamentals of the most poular Data Analytics technology.This power-user course will teach you to search, navigate, tag, build alerts and create simple reports with Splunk. It's recommended for anyone who needs to look at IT data - from help desk staff to systems administrators and developers.Students can learn how to create searches, create reports, create and use pivots & macros.

Target Audience: System Administrators, Security Administrators, Security Analysts, Data Analysts

Pre-Requisites : Windows & Linux/Unix OS Administration; Basics of TCP/IP and Networking

Lab Guide : Included

Lab Access : Not Included

What are the requirements?

  • Windows OS Administration
  • Linux/UNIX OS Administration
  • Basics of TCP/IP and Networking

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Run basic searches
  • Use fields in searches
  • Create reports
  • Create pivot tables
  • Create and Use Macros

Who is the target audience?

  • System Adminstrators
  • Security Administrators
  • System Analysts
  • Security Analysts
  • Data Analysts

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Course Introduction
Section 2: Course Topics

Understand the uses of Splunk; Define Splunk Apps; Learn Basic Navigation in Splunk


•        Run basic searches

•        Set the time range of a search

•        Identify the contents of search results

•        Refine searches

•        Use the timeline

•        Work with events

•        Control a search job

•        Save search results


•        Understand fields

•        Use fields in searches

•        Use the fields sidebar

•        Use search modes (fast, verbose, and smart)


•        Save a search as a report

•        Edit reports

•        Create reports that include visualizations such as charts and tables

•        Add reports to a dashboard

Using Pivot

•        Describe macros

•        Manage macros

•        Create a basic macro

•        Use a basic macro

•        Define arguments / variables for a macro

•        Add and use arguments with a macro

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Instructor Biography

Security Skills Hub, Information Security Training

Information Security organization focusing on enabling skills and competency in the domain of Information Security across multiple practices including Governance, Risk Management, Compliance Management, Identity and Access Management, data Security, Application Security, SAP Security, Managed Security Services, Infrastructure Security and Device Management.

Our mission and vision is to bring hands on training on training in the domain of Information Security 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.

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