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Dec 7, 2018   |  By Paul Davies
In this blog, we’ll take a step-by-step look at setting up a simple ECS cluster to run a standalone instance of Splunk. For those new to Splunk, ECS and the world of containers, I would recommend the following could be used for prototypes, testing and development. I’ve not delved into the details of more complex Splunk validated architectures, or advanced configurations of ECS - that’s another blog for another day. For those wishing to get adventurous, there’s more details in our github repo.
Dec 6, 2018   |  By guest
Consider information security at an organization that has 17,000 employees, 100,000 inhabitants, an airport, a power plant and a police force. You might think we're talking about protecting assets for a mid-size city or large corporation—that'd be a good guess. A large university; well, that might surprise a few people.
Dec 3, 2018   |  By Security Research Team
Here on the Splunk Security Research Team, we like to think of you as intrepid superheroes who tirelessly guard your companies' network perimeters against the myriad villains of the cyber universe. Our goal is to stock your digital utility belt with the newest and most lethal tools to assist you in your fight against evil.
Nov 30, 2018   |  By Simon O'Brien
The Splunk Metrics Store offers users a highly scalable, blazingly fast way to ingest and search metrics across their environments. There are many ways of generating metrics and sending them to Splunk, including both the collectd and statd agents, but this post will focus on Telegraf as a means to achieve this. For more information on the Splunk Metrics Store and why you should be using it, check out "Metrics to the Max!
Nov 28, 2018   |  By Anthony Perez
Enterprises large and small across Federal Civilian, DoD and Federal Systems Integrators need a method to better understand and report on their cybersecurity postures at any time. An effective solution to achieve this goal has historically been elusive for many. Gaining comprehensive situational awareness of security and compliance posture has historically been hampered by four key inhibitors: Scope and Scale, Diverse Environments, Constant Change and the Data Collection and Reporting burden.
Nov 16, 2018   |  By Splunk
Gaining insights from your data requires more than collecting and analyzing metrics and logs. With the acceleration of customer and business demands, site reliability engineers and IT Ops analysts now require operational visibility into their entire architecture, something that traditional APM tools, dev logging tools, and SRE tools aren’t equipped to provide. Observability enables you to inspect and understand your IT stack; but what is it, and how does it differ from IT monitoring?
Oct 21, 2018   |  By Splunk
Imagine a world where incident alerts arrive 30 minutes before problems even begin — you’d actually have the power to prevent outages and deliver a truly seamless experience to your customers. Sound impossible? Think again — the right AIOps (Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations) solution can help you maintain uptime, reduce manual incident-management tasks and increase productivity.
Oct 21, 2018   |  By Splunk
The hype around artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) has exploded, sometimes overshadowing the real uses and innovations happening everyday at organizations across the globe. The reality is that applying AI and ML to data-dependent challenges presents opportunity for better security, faster innovation and overall improved efficiency.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By Splunk
Most IT organizations have adopted event management as a central practice to help find and fix what’s broken, but today's tools focus on managing the volume of events—they do not deliver service context. Without context, you are ill-equipped to focus on the right problem at the right time. What you need is something different—something that makes IT events less eventful and more insightful—and now, you can finally do it!
Oct 1, 2018   |  By Splunk
At Splunk, we make it easy for our customers to turn mountains of machine data in their Amazon Web Services (AWS) and hybrid environments into valuable business, operational and security insights that improve their businesses.
Nov 15, 2018   |  By Splunk
Learn how Splunk for Industrial IoT generates real-time and predictive insights for industrial operations. Use industrial data to ensure uptime with real-time monitoring, reduce cost with predictive maintence strategies and secure OT operations against cyber threats.
Oct 24, 2018   |  By Splunk
State and local governments are looking to embrace new technological innovations so they can deliver on-demand citizen services, extend cyber security and gain real-time situational awareness. Splunk allows these organizations to bridge the operational visibility gap created by siloed machine data, giving users a platform to aggregate and correlate their data for end to end visibility across all of their systems.
Oct 16, 2018   |  By Splunk
Watch how the Investigation Workbench feature in Splunk Enterprise Security can enable analysts to streamline incident investigations, reduce time to get contextual data, and accelerate incident response.
Oct 16, 2018   |  By Splunk
DRIVE combines the components and know-how of three companies, Eltec, Splunk and ESE, to put railway operators on track for a digital future. See how DRIVE enables quick and easy monitoring of locomotive fleets!
Oct 15, 2018   |  By Splunk
See how the Use Case Library in Splunk Enterprise Security can strengthen security posture and reduce risk with readily available, usable and relevant content. To learn more on how an analytics-driven SIEM can address your security challenges, visit the Splunk Enterprise Security product page or read our SIEM Buyer’s Guide.