The Splunk platform is software used for searching, monitoring, and analyzing machine-generated big data, via a web-style interface, allowing for real-time data driven decision making. Thanks to Splunk's committment to research, education, and community service, CNM students can take Splunk Fundamentals 1 and 2 for free. There is a $45 registration fee for new students. If you are a current CNM student, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about how to register for these free online courses.
If you are not a current CNM student, let's sign you up! Upon registering for this course, you will be provided with information to guide you through CNM's admissions process, and with instructions on how to register for Splunk Fundamentals 1 & 2.
Splunk Fundamentals 1
This course teaches you how to search and navigate in Splunk, use fields, get statistics from your data, create reports, dashboards, lookups, and alerts. Scenario-based examples and hands-on challenges will enable you to create robust searches, reports, and charts. It will also introduce you to Splunk's datasets features and Pivot interface.
Splunk Fundamentals 2
This course focuses on searching and reporting commands as well as on the creation of knowledge objects. Major topics include using transforming commands and visualizations, filtering and formatting results, correlating events, creating knowledge objects, using field aliases and calculated fields, creating tags and event types, using macros, creating workflow actions and data models, and normalizing data with the Common Interface Model (CIM).