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Splunk Enterprise Administration: Configuring Distributed Search

by Karun Subramanian

You will gain an understanding of how Splunk executes a search and how Splunk distributes a search across a set of indexers.

What you'll learn

Learning to configure a distributed search doesn't need to be difficult. In this course, Splunk Enterprise Administration: Configuring Distributed Search, you'll gain the ability to configure Splunk platform correctly for efficient searching. First, you'll explore the anatomy of a search. Next, you'll discover how Splunk separates search management and presentation layers from indexing and search retrieval layers. Finally, you'll learn what knowledge bundles are and how Splunk manages knowledge bundles. When you are finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of how to configure distributed search groups needed to scale options available for distributed search.

About the author

Karun is passionate about IT operations. He has 20+ years of hands-on experience in diverse technologies ranging from Linux Administration to Cloud technologies, and everything in between. He specializes in modernizing IT operations with automation, end-to-end monitoring, CI/CD and containerization. He holds professional certifications from half a dozen companies, including IBM, Oracle and Splunk. Karun has extensive experience in popular Application Performance Management tools such as Dynatrac... more

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