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Things to Ponder: Splunk conf files -> Lessons Learned

In a Splunk environment, Splunk operations are controlled by configuration files (conf files). Configuration of the file settings are essential to the proper running of the Splunk instance. In this article, we walk through how to properly configure the file settings to ensure that your Splunk instance is running optimally.

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The Splunk UBA Journey…Q&A

UBA, User Behavior Analytics, is a Premium Splunk App that leverages machine learning technologies, to secure an organization from insider threats while also providing outsider threat monitoring and alerting capabilities. In this blog we will cover frequently asked questions around UBA and its functionality.

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Splunk API Data Ingestion

Did you know that Splunk has the capability to ingest non-log based data through multiple onboarding methods? In this blog, we will touch on API based data ingestion, as it is traditionally the most common method utilized.

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Your Guide to Disk Migration

Many Splunk customers start with a single disk for storing Indexes and then want to make changes. In this guide we will discuss the steps to move hot/warm buckets onto faster disks and move cooler buckets to cheaper storage.

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WLM: The Great, The Good, and The Gotchas

Splunk WLM (Workload Management) provides the ability to allocate compute and memory resource to search, indexing, and other processes such as scripted inputs. This allows you to allocate the right resources to your Splunk server depending on its role.

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