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Splunk Fundamentals - Level 2

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Splunk Fundamentals - Level 2 Course Outline

This 2-day, Splunk Fundamentals - Level 2 class picks up after our Level 1 two-day class to bring you deeper into Splunk features. Features that will help you capture and index data so that you can generate graphs, reports, alerts, dashboards, and visualizations.

Individuals taking this class should have also completed the Splunk Fundamentals - Level 1 class, or have equivalent practical experience using Splunk.


Introduction and review
Splunk Enterprise Features
Search Review
The Search pipeline
Search modes
Search best practices

Getting data into Splunk
Data Inputs
Indexing files and directories
Indexing the Windows Event Logs
Getting data through network ports
Scripted inputs
Configuring a Universal Forwarder
Using the HTTP Event Collector (HEC)
Getting data from databases using DB Connect
Regular Expressions (“rex”,”regex”) in Splunk field extractions
Adding structure & meaning to data

Building an Operational Intelligence App
Application Architecture
App folder structure
Creating an app from another app
Adding Assets
Creating & customizing reports & dashboards
Adding geographical maps
Highlighting Data by Range
Scheduling PDF Delivery

Advanced Querying
The search command
The where command
The eval command
The fields command
The fillnull command
SUM(), AVG(), MIN(), MAX(), COUNT(), etc…
The join command
The trendline command

Analytics and Machine Learning
Linear regression on timeseries
The Machine Learning Toolkit
Finding anomalies
Identifying clusters
Detecting outliers
Forecasting Time Series

Optimizing Splunk
Summary indexing
Backfilling a summary index
Report Acceleration

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Attend hands-on, instructor-led Splunk Fundamentals - Level 2 training classes at ONLC's more than 300 locations. Not near one of our locations? Attend these same live classes from your home/office PC via our Remote Classroom Instruction (RCI) technology.

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