Splunk Tech Talks are a great way to gain insight on the technical capabilities of Splunk, whatever your use case. Designed for Splunk users, they provide an opportunity to hear from Splunk experts and get live demos of specific features.

The August programme of talks has been revealed, with webinars focusing on IT, Security and DevOps uses. Learn more and sign up at the Splunk website.

If you are interested in using Splunk for Observability, take a look at the IT Edition. Focusing on the convergence of observability and IT teams, this session promises to show you “how our customers use the entire Splunk Observability and IT Ops portfolio to decrease MTTR and improve customer satisfaction”. This is a great opportunity to learn more about best practices and using Splunk to locate, troubleshoot and resolve issues.

For those of you using Splunk for security, check out the Tech Talk: Security Edition. Take a look at Splunk SOAR, now available as part of Splunk Security Cloud, which promises to modernise your security operations. The talk will look at deployment options for Splunk SOAR and simplified playbook creation through the Visual Playbook Editor.

The final talk in this month’s programme has a DevOps focus, and looks at auto-instrumenting a basic Java application with Splunk APM. Exploring solutions for users of Kubernetes, other container orchestration tools, or none at all, this talk will look at how to configure Splunk APM for OpenTelemetry.

Whichever subject is of interest to you, these talks have always proven to be insightful and useful dives into getting the most out of Splunk. Be sure to register today!

Posted by:Becky Nielsen

Becky is a certified Splunk Admin, who has been working for iDelta since graduating from CodeClan's Professional Software Development course in 2019. Previously an archivist at several institutions around the UK, she holds an MSc in Information Management and Preservation from the University of Glasgow.