Splunk stats, strcat, and table command

Splunk is a powerful data analysis tool that allows users to search, analyze, and visualize large volumes of data. Three commonly used commands in Splunk are stats, strcat, and table. The stats command is used to perform statistical calculations on the data in a search. It can be used to calculate basic statistics such as … Read more

Splunk Sort Command

In Splunk, the sort command is used to sort the events returned by a search according to one or more fields. The basic syntax of the sort command is as follows: <your_search> | sort <field1> <field2> <field3> … Here, <your_search> is the search query that returns a set of events, and <field1>, <field2>, <field3>, etc. … Read more

Splunk – Types of Command

Splunk is a popular software platform used for searching, analyzing, and visualizing machine-generated data in real-time. Splunk commands are the building blocks of searches in Splunk. There are many types of Splunk commands, including: Search Commands: These commands are used to search for data in Splunk. Some examples of search commands include “search,” “where,” “eval,” … Read more

Splunk Monitoring Files

Splunk is a popular software platform used for searching, analyzing, and visualizing machine-generated data in real-time. One of the primary use cases of Splunk is to monitor log files generated by various applications and systems. Here are the steps to monitor files using Splunk: Install Splunk: If you haven’t installed Splunk already, download and install … Read more

Splunk Removing Index data

To remove data from an index in Splunk, you can follow these steps: Open the Splunk web interface and navigate to the “Settings” page. Click on “Indexes” to see the list of indexes. Select the index that you want to remove data from. Click on “Data Summaries” to see the list of data sources that … Read more

Splunk Apps and Add-ons

Splunk is a popular platform for analyzing machine-generated data. It offers a wide range of apps and add-ons that can extend its capabilities and enhance its functionality. Splunk Apps are pre-built applications that are designed to provide specific functionality within the Splunk platform. They can be downloaded and installed from the Splunkbase app store, which … Read more

Splunk Tags

In Splunk, tags are user-defined labels that can be attached to events to help organize, classify, and search for data. Tags can be added manually or automatically using Splunk’s search language, and can be used to filter search results, create alerts, and trigger actions. Some common uses of tags in Splunk include: Categorizing events: Tags … Read more

Splunk Create an overlay chart

To create an overlay chart in Splunk, you can use the “overlay” command in your search query. Here’s an example query that creates an overlay chart: index=myindex sourcetype=mydata | timechart span=1d sum(value) by category | overlay line This query assumes that your data is stored in “myindex” and has a sourcetype of “mydata”. It also … Read more

Splunk Create a basic chart in Splunk.

To create a basic chart in Splunk, follow these steps: Run a search query in Splunk by entering your search terms in the search bar. Click on the “Visualization” tab in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Select the chart type you want to create from the options available, such as column chart, line … Read more

Splunk Event Types

In Splunk, an event type is a way to categorize events based on specific criteria or characteristics. Creating event types allows you to perform searches, reports, and alerts on a subset of events that match the defined criteria. Here are some commonly used event types in Splunk: Security: This event type includes all security-related events … Read more