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What is Summary Indexing?

Summary indexing is a process that allows you to search large datasets more efficiently by creating smaller, customized summaries of those datasets to search instead.   Because these new summary indexes have significantly fewer events for your Splunk software to search through, searches run against them complete much faster.  In this article, we’ll breakdown everything you […]

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Splunk Cloud Responsibilities: What Do I Manage and What Does Splunk Manage?

Are you considering Splunk’s cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution? If so, you’re in good company. Splunk Cloud is an increasingly popular alternative to deploying Splunk on-premises, or in your own cloud environment. This is because Splunk Cloud: Removes the necessity of buying and managing the Splunk infrastructure. Eliminates a significant portion of the administrative overhead tied […]