Take your Splunk Metadata to the Next Level with Meta Woot! from Discovered Intelligence

Discovered Intelligence is pleased to announce an update to our highly rated Splunk Certified Meta Woot! app. The app that provides superior levels of insight and intelligence from your Splunk metadata.

We continue to build upon this popular application which provides accurate intelligence about the hosts, sourcetypes and indexes within your Splunk environment. Instantly report on host, sourcetype and/or index together. Gain insight into event count trending over time and understand whether sources have stopped sending data or are latent. Read more

Real World IoT Use Cases

The number of use cases being touted by suppliers and developers appear to be endless, from simple ideas such as smart ice cube trays all the way to sensors being used to track environmental damage. In the following article, we take a look at some real-world use cases to see just a few of the ways that IoT is being leveraged today. Read more

Splunk and the Internet of Things (IoT)

What’s new in Splunk 6.3?

The release of Splunk Enterprise 6.3 saw improvements in performance, management and Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Data integrity control, intelligent job scheduling, custom alert actions, geospatial visualization, anomaly detection and the addition of the HTTP event collector are only a few of the new features available in 6.3. This blog posting will discuss two of these features in more detail and what it means for Splunk’s push into the Internet of Things (IoT). Read more

Limited Time: Splunk Operational Intelligence Cookbook eBook 50% OFF!

To mark the one-year anniversary of its publication Discovered Intelligence is pleased to announce that the eBook version of the Splunk Operational Intelligence Cookbook will be available at a 50% discount until October 31st!

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How to Create a Splunk KV Store State Table or Lookup in 10 Simple Steps

As of Splunk 6.2, there is a Key-Value (KV) store baked into the Splunk Search Head. The Splunk KV store leverages MongoDB under the covers and among other things, can be leveraged for lookups and state tables. Better yet, unlike regular Splunk CSV lookups, you can actually update individual rows in the lookup without rebuilding the entire lookup – pretty cool! In this article, we will show you a quick way of how you can leverage the KV store as a lookup or state table. Read more

Gift Yourself Operational Intelligence this Holiday

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As a special holiday treat, the eBook version of our Splunk Operational Intelligence Cookbook will be available on the publisher’s website for just $5! This promotion will run from today until January 6th 2015. This is the perfect opportunity to take your Splunk skills to the next level as 2015 begins. Happy Holidays!

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Team DI wins big at Splunk Conf 2014

SplunkAwards2014Team members of Discovered Intelligence were recognized for their global Splunk domain expertise at this years’ Splunk Conference in Las Vegas, scooping no less than two awards – Splunk Ninja and Splunk Developer! Our highly skilled DI team members have now been recipients of Splunk awards since 2012. Read more

Master your Operational Data, with the Splunk Operational Intelligence Cookbook

SplunkOpIntelCookbookLooking to master your Operational data? Authored by leading experts from Discovered Intelligence; the new Splunk Operational Intelligence Cookbook provides hands-on, easy to follow recipes that will have you mastering Splunk and discovering new insights from your operational data in no time. Leveraging our years of expertise, the book is filled with best practices and packed with content, that will get you hands-on with Splunk right from the first chapter. Read more

Northern Enlightenment – Splunking Canadian Weather Extremes

When I mentioned to folks that I had an upcoming engagement in Yellowknife recently, their first reaction was to make a joke about how cold it was up there and the weather in general. For those who are not up on their Canadian geography Yellowknife is “North of 60” and is the capital of the Northwest Territories. Once home to many gold mines, it’s now the diamond capital of North America and one of the best places to see the northern lights. So, to see what I was getting myself into, I decided that I should analyze the weather data for the past decade and see how things were going to shape up. Read more

Sendresults Command for Splunk

sendresults is an immensely powerful, life-changing Splunk command developed by Discovered Intelligence, that allows you to send tabulated search results to individuals dynamically, based upon the data within the results. This means that you no longer need to hardcode an email into the search, but can evaluate the email addresses instead. Read more