Developing in Splunk Learning Path

Learn to create effective visualizations with the Splunk Web Framework.

7 hours, 30 minutes

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About Developing in Splunk

Splunk offers extensive flexibility in the enterprise edition to help developers build robust applications. The Developing in Splunk path will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to build enterprise-grade applications by utilizing the best of what the platform has to offer, taking your foundational knowledge to more advanced levels. In this course path, we will be exploring Splunk application planning, understanding and preparing data, creating apps and visualizations, result validation and advanced release/management options.



Developing in Splunk skill assessment

Assessment - 30 questions

Getting Started With Splunk

Course - 00:28:00

In this course, we will learn about what Splunk is, how we set up Splunk locally and how we set it up on cloud. Choosing the right platform is an important topic that we will cover in this course, as it is essential that you select the right platform for your nature of work. Last but not least, there's the development tools. This module will be all hands-on, where we will walk you through the entire process of installing the development tools and show you their importance.
Introduction to Splunk

Course - 01:52:00

In this course, we will explore some of the features that Splunk Enterprise offers and how to use them. We'll look at what components make the platform work and how we manage these components. How roles and administration are managed, and the security mechanisms that are implemented to protect our data and work within the platform. Lastly, we will go through the troubleshooting process and optimization and check the Splunk Enterprise logs one by one.
Building Splunk Apps

Course - 00:50:00

In this course, we will be discussing Splunk apps. What are Splunk apps and how do we create them? After learning what Splunk Apps are and creating these apps, we will look at integrating data inputs. We will discover various data types, such as structured data, network security data and more. We'll finish the course with a look at releasing and maintaining Splunk apps, where we will also visualize some of the processes.
Developing with Splunk's REST API

Course - 04:10:00

In this course, we will start with Splunk REST API. What is Splunk REST API? We will begin by learning the request methods, encoding schema and interaction with the API. We'll continue with Splunk SDK, where we will discuss authentication, authorization and more. Moving onto the Splunk KV-Store, we will explore what KV-Store is used for and how we create KV Collections. Last but not least, we will talk about Splunk HTTP Event Collector (HEC). We will understand how data is sent to the HEC and logging libraries (JS). Then you will have the opportunity to try a hands-on Splunk project.

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How to claim CPEs

Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

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