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Getting started with Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring

Concepts and Value Proposition

To make the most of your investment in Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring, it’s important that you understand some core concepts and the value this product/technology aims to deliver.

What is Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring?

Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring is a real-time, analytics-driven multicloud monitoring solution. Create robust visualizations, and alert on your organization’s infrastructure metrics.

What problems does Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring help solve?

Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring helps organizations stay on top of the health and performance of their technology infrastructure. Splunk IM’s streaming architecture will detect issues in real time, allowing for faster recovery and minimized impact on end user experience.

What are some business initiatives Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring ties into?

  • Make the most of the benefits of cloud adoption.
  • Meet elevated SLAs for availability and uptime, including real-time alerts.
  • Real-time visibility fosters innovation.

How does it work?

Through integrations with cloud providers, and the deployment of an OpenTelemetry agent, Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring collects infrastructure data/metrics. The streaming analytics engine processes and analyzes the data for visualizations and alerting.

What does adoption ofSplunk Infrastructure Monitoring look like?

Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring alerts customers, in real time, of any issues that may be occurring in their infrastructure. Splunk IM helps customers answer the question “Do I have a problem?” and then alerts customers of the problem in real time via Splunk IM’s detectors, which are powered by streaming analytics.

For customers to adopt this product and gain value they must: send data into Splunk IM via integrations/agents with cloud providers/services, create dashboards and visualizations to make sense of all their data, and then create detectors in order to be alerted on this data at the desired thresholds important to the customer’s use case(s).

What are some outcomes we can expect from implementing Splunk Infrastructure Monitoring?

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