Project 1 : Creating an Employee Database of a Company
Industry : General
Problem Statement : How to build a Splunk dashboard where employee details are readily available
Topics : In this project, you will create a text file of employee data with details like full name, salary, designation, ID and so on. You will index the data based on various parameters, use various Splunk commands for evaluating and extracting the information. Finally, you will create a dashboard and add various reports to it.
- Splunk search and index commands
- Extracting field in search and saving results
- Editing event types and adding tags
Project 2 : Building an Organizational Dashboard with Splunk
Industry : E-commerce
Problem Statement : How to analyze website traffic and gather insights
Topics : In this project, you will build an analytics dashboard for a website and create alerts for various conditions. You will capture access logs of the web server andthe sample logs and then the sample are uploaded. You will analyze the top ten users, the average time spent, peak response time of the website, the top ten errors and error code description. You will also create a Splunk dashboard for reporting and analyzing.
- Creating bar and line charts
- Sending alerts for various conditions
- Providing admin rights for dashboard
Project 3 : Field Extraction in Splunk
Industry : General
Problem Statement :How to extract the fields from event data in Splunk
Topics : In this project, you will learn to extract fields from events using the Splunk field extraction technique. You will gain knowledge in the basics of field extractions, understand the use of the field extractor, the field extraction page in Splunk web and field extract configuration in files. You will learn the regular expression and delimiters method of field extraction. Upon the completion of the project, you will gain expertise in building Splunk dashboard and use the extracted fields data in it to create rich visualizations in an enterprise setup.
- Field extraction using delimiter method
- Delimit field extracts using FX
- Extracting fields with the search command