In this course, you will discover how to explore your Splunk data using Splunk Search. Learn the building blocks for powerful search commands in Splunk. Follow along as the basics of the Splunk search are covered.
Searching machine-generated data can be difficult. In this course, Performing Basic Splunk Searches, you will gain foundational knowledge of Splunk Search and gain the ability to build your own Splunk queries. First, you will learn how to navigate the Splunk Search interface. Next, you will discover how to write Search Processing Language queries from scratch. Finally, you will explore the Splunk commands. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of searching data in Splunk needed to excel as a Splunk user or admin.
Course Overview Hi everyone. My name is Thomas Henson, and welcome to my course, Performing Basic Search in Splunk. I'm a data engineering advocate in the global data analytics community. Splunk is one of the most popular tools for searching in the enterprise and with machine-generated data continuing to double every two years, it will continue to be the king of machine-generated search. Some of the major topics that we'll cover include navigating the Splunk search interface, building queries using the search processing language, understanding how to use field searches in Splunk, and creating Splunk lookups and using other Splunk commands. By the end of this course, you'll know the basic building blocks of Splunk searches. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with installing and configuring Splunk enterprise. From here, you should feel comfortable diving into Splunk with courses on Analyzing Machine Data with Splunk, Building Visualizations and reporting in Splunk, and generating tailored searches in Splunk. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn how to search in Splunk with performing basic search in Splunk course here, at Pluralsight.