Introduction to Splunk, Splunk developer roles and responsibilities
Writing Splunk query for search, Autocomplete to build a search, time range, refine search, work with events, identify the contents of search, control a search job
Hands-on Exercise – Write a basic search query
Understand Fields, Use Fields in Search, Use Fields Sidebar, regex field extraction using Field Extractor (FX), delimiter field Extraction using FX
Hands-on Exercise – Use Fields in Search, Use Fields Sidebar, Use Field Extractor (FX), delimit field Extraction using FX
Writing Splunk query for search, sharing, saving, scheduling and exporting search results
Hands-on Exercise – Schedule a search, Save a search result, Share and export a search result
Creation of alert, explaining alerts and viewing fired alerts
Hands-on Exercise – Create an alert, view fired alerts
Describe and Configure Scheduled Reports
Introduction to Tags in Splunk, deploying Tags for Splunk search, understanding event types and utility, generating and implementing event types in Search
Hands-on Exercise – Deploy tags for Splunk search, generate and implement event types in Search
Define Macros, Arguments and Variables in a Macro
Hands-on Exercise – Define a Macro with arguments and use variables in it
GET, POST, and Search workflow actions
Hands-on Exercise – Create GET, POST, and Search workflow
Search Command study, search practices in general, search pipeline, specify indexes in search, syntax highlighting, autocomplete, search commands like tables, fields, sort, multikv, rename, rex & erex
Hands-on Exercise – Create search pipeline, specify indexes in search, highlight syntax, use autocomplete feature, use search commands like tables, fields, sort, multikv, rename, rex & erex
Using Top, Rare, Stats Commands
Hands-on Exercise – Use Top, Rare, Stats Commands
Using following commands and their functions: addcoltotals, addtotals,top, rare,stats
Hands-on Exercise – Create reports using following commands and their functions: addcoltotals, addtotals
iplocation, geostats, geom, addtotals commands
Hands-on Exercise – Track ip using iplocation, get geo data using geostats
Explore the available visualizations, create charts and time charts, omit null values and format results
Hands-on Exercise – Create time charts, omit null values and format results
Calculating and analyzing results, value conversion, roundoff and format values, using eval command, conditional statements, filtering calculated search results
Hands-on Exercise – Calculate and analyze results, perform coversion on a data value, roundoff a numbers, use eval command, write conditional statements,apply filters on calculated search results
Search with Transactions, Report on Transactions, Group events using fields and time, Transaction vs Stats
Hands-on Exercise – Generate Report on Transactions, Group events using fields and time
Learn about data lookups, example, lookup table, defining and configuring automatic lookup, deploying lookup in reports and searches
Hands-on Exercise – Define and configure automatic lookup, deploy lookup in reports and searches
Creating search charts, reports and dashboards, Editing reports and Dashboard, Adding reports to dashboard
Hands-on Exercise – Create search charts, reports and dashboards, Edit reports and Dashboard, Add reports to dashboard
Working with raw data for data extraction, transformation, parsing and preview
Hands-on Exercise – Extract useful data from raw data, perform transformation, parse different values and preview
Describe Pivot, Relationship between data model and pivot, select a data model object, create a pivot report, instant pivot from a search, add a pivot report to dashboard
Hands-on Exercise – Select a data model object, create a pivot report, create instant pivot from a search, add a pivot report to dashboard
What is Splunk CIM, Using the CIM Add-On to normalize data
Hands-on Exercise – Use the CIM Add-On to normalize data
Introduction to the Splunk 3 tier architecture, understanding the Server settings, control, preferences and licensing, managing & pooling license, setting up alerts, the types & usage of license, the most important components of Splunk tool, the hardware requirements, conditions for installation of Splunk.
Understanding how to install and configure Splunk, index creation, input configuration in standalone server, the search preferences, installing Splunk in the Linux environment, practical administration and architect class.
Installing Splunk in the Linux environment, the various prerequisites, configuration of Splunk in Linux.
Introduction to the Splunk Distributed Management Console, index clustering, forwarder management and distributed search in Splunk environment, providing the right authentication to users, access control.
Introducing the Splunk app, developing Splunk apps, managing the Splunk app, the various add-ons in Splunk app, deleting and installing apps from SplunkBase, deploying the various app permissions, deploying the Splunk app, apps on forwarder.
Understanding the index time configuration file and search time configuration file.
Learning about the index time and search time configuration files in Splunk, installing the forwarders, configuring the output and inputs.conf, managing the Universal Forwarders, additional features of Splunk Universal Forwarder.
Deploying the Splunk tool, the Splunk deployment Server, setting up the Splunk deployment environment, deploying the clients grouping in Splunk.
Understanding the Splunk Indexes, the default Splunk Indexes, segregating the Splunk Indexes, learning about Splunk Buckets and Bucket Classification, estimating index storage, creating new index.
Understanding the concept of role inheritance, Splunk authentications, native authentications, LDAP authentications.
Splunk installation, configuration, data inputs, app management, Splunk important concepts, parsing machine-generated data, search indexer and forwarder.
Introduction to Splunk Configuration Files, Universal Forwarder, Forwarder Management, data management, troubleshooting and monitoring.
Converting machine-generated data into operational intelligence, setting up Dashboard, Reports and Charts, integrating Search Head Clustering & Indexer Clustering.
Understanding the input methods, deploying scripted, Windows, network and agentless input types, fine-tuning it all.
Splunk User authentication and Job Role assignment, learning to manage, monitor and optimize Splunk Indexes.
Understanding parsing of machine-generated data, manipulation of raw data, previewing and parsing, data field extraction, comparing single line and multi-line events.
Distributed search concepts, improving search performance, large scale deployment and overcoming execution hurdles, working with Splunk Distributed Management Console for monitoring the entire operation.
Cluster indexing, configuring individual nodes, configuring the cluster behavior, index and search behavior, setting node type to handle different aspects of cluster like master node, peer node and search head.
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.
Project 2 : Building an organizational dashboard with Splunk
Industry : Ecommerce
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 web server, sample logs are captured and uploaded. You will analyze the top ten users, the average time spent, peak response time of the website, top ten errors and error code description. You will also create a Splunk dashboard for reporting and analysis.
Project 3 :
Topics : This project gives you hands-on experience in working with the Splunk tool. You will have the data set of employee details in a text file based on which you will create a dashboard and report. Then you will deploy the various Splunk commands to perform row operations, extract certain data fields, edit the event, add tags, search with tag name for event and then save the tag search. Upon completion of this project you will learn to create a searchable repository using data that is captured, correlated and indexed in real time and ultimately visualize it using dashboard, report and alert.
Project 4 : 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 field extractor, the field extraction page in Splunk web and field extract configuration in files. Learn about the regular expression and delimiters method of field extraction. Upon completion of the project you will gain expertise in building Splunk dashboard and use the extracted field’s data in it to create rich visualizations in an enterprise setup.
This is an industry-designed training course that will help you master both the Splunk developer and Splunk administration domains. You will gain full proficiency in Splunk installation, configuration, working with Splunk searches, indexes, saving and sharing of results. It also includes Splunk Report creation and sorting and analyzing of machine generated data. You will be working on real time projects that have high relevance in the corporate world, step by step assignments and curriculum designed by industry experts. Upon completion of the training course you can apply for some of the best jobs in top MNCs around the world at top salaries. Intellipaat offers lifetime access to videos, course materials, 24/7 Support, and course material upgrading to latest version at no extra fees. Hence it is clearly a one-time investment.
This training course is designed for clearing the following Exams.
The entire training course content is in line with the certification program and helps you clear the certification exam with ease and get the best jobs in the top MNCs.
As part of this Splunk Course you will be working on real time projects and assignments that have immense implications in the real world industry scenario thus helping you fast track your career effortlessly.
At the end of this training program there will be a quiz that perfectly reflects the type of questions asked in the certification exams and helps you score better marks in certification exam.
Intellipaat Course Completion Certificate will be awarded on the completion of Project work (on expert review) and upon scoring of at least 60% marks in the quiz. Intellipaat certification is well recognized in top 80+ MNCs like Ericsson, Cisco, Cognizant, Sony, Mu Sigma, Saint-Gobain, Standard Chartered, TCS, Genpact, Hexaware, etc.
This training course is designed for clearing the following Exams. Splunk Certified Power User Certification Splunk Certified Admin Certification The entire training course content is in line with the certification program and helps you clear the certification exam with ease and get the best jobs in the top MNCs.
At the end of the course there will be a quiz and project assignments once you complete them you will be awarded with Intellipaat Course Completion certificate.Intellipaat enjoys strong relationships with multiple staffing companies in US, UK and have +80 clients across the globe. If you are looking out for exploring job opportunities, you can pass your resumes once you complete the course and we will help you with job assistance. We don’t charge any extra fees for passing the resume to our partners and clients.
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