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Splunk 9: Creating Workflow Actions

by Joe Abraham

Have you been wanting to use your data better within Splunk? This course will give you the knowledge and tools to help you learn more about this SIEM, the workflow actions possible within it, and how to use them to add more context to your data.

What you'll learn

Splunk's workflow actions can help add context to your data and use it effectively for multiple purposes. Taking advantage of HTTP, GET, and POST request formats, these actions can reduce administration time and drastically increase productivity. This course, Splunk 9: Creating Workflow Actions, will teach you everything that you need to know about the three default workflow actions in Splunk. First, you’ll learn about workflow actions and what they provide. Then, you’ll step through the knowledge and the configuration of GET workflow actions. After, you’ll learn how to use POST workflow actions. Finally, you’ll use search workflow actions, and learn the nuances around them. By the time you're finished with this course, you'll be able to step in and use your data more effectively.

About the author

Joe Abraham, CCIE #62417, is a Network Security Consultant working in the public sector space, assisting customers develop and implement functional and secure network architectures. He graduated from Excelsior College with an M.S. in Cybersecurity and a B.S. in Information Technology (Network Management). He currently holds many IT certifications to include CCIE, CISSP, GSEC, and CCNP Security. He is also a member of the GIAC Advisory Board. Joe is a mentor to IT professionals and a blogger who ... more

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