• Paying it Forward with Splunk…Pays Off

    Robert Berger  |  January 9, 2017
    GTRI has been fortunate to be a part of the greater Splunk ecosystem since 2012, and as I have mentioned in previous posts, we truly feel fortunate to be a part of such an amazing group of companies, agencies, partners and individuals across... Read more
  • Top 5 Most Popular Technical Blog Posts of 2016

    GTRI Admin  |  December 28, 2016
    It’s been an exciting year in enterprise technology, and we’ve covered much of it on the GTRI blog, including significant releases from vendors like Cisco and Splunk, and topics such as Software-Defined Networking (SDN), DevOps, IPv6,... Read more
  • Splunk 6.5 Upgrades Core Platform User Experience

    Taylor Williams  |  October 14, 2016
    Can you remember the last time you got to experience the wonderful world of Disney without the screaming shroud of thousands upon thousands of little humans ogling over a talking mouse or some variant of a princess? All this while thinking... Read more
  • Rockin’ Splunk .CONF 2016

    Robert Berger  |  October 10, 2016
    What do big data, analytics, Aerosmith and Mickey Mouse have in common? All of them were rocking Splunk’s seventh annual worldwide user’s conference, .CONF2016, at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. This being my fourth .CONF, I was... Read more
  • Splunk .conf2016: Learn how to Leverage Splunk’s Ecosystem for Your Own Products

    Luke Netto  |  September 12, 2016
    I am excited to be a speaker at Splunk .conf2016 (#splunkconf16), which will be September 26-29 in Orlando, FL. I’ll be joining Michael Franke, Senior Director Product Management for SecureAuth Corporation, to discuss how their custom... Read more
  • Fake It to Make It: Tips and Tricks for Generating Sample Splunk Data Sets

    Scott DeMoss  |  August 12, 2016
    As you continue to work with Splunk and the number of underlying use cases within your organization grows, you will ultimately encounter a situation where you need to generate some “fake” data. Perhaps you need to create a visualization... Read more
  • Avoiding a “Train” Wreck: Getting the Most Out of Splunk

    Scott Anderson  |  July 8, 2016
    In a bit of a departure from our recent technical blog posts, I’d like to focus instead on getting the best value out of your Splunk investment. Many times, most of the effort is concentrated on getting data into Splunk with little regard... Read more
  • Getting Even More Data In: Splunking Outside the Box

    Luke Netto  |  June 15, 2016
    In the last couple posts on this topic, Micah Montgomery gave an overview of getting data into Splunk, and Scott DeMoss gave an overview of getting data out of Splunk. In this post, I am going to go “outside the box” and cover how to use... Read more
  • Going Beyond Security with Machine Data and Splunk ITSI

    Taylor Williams  |  May 31, 2016
    With all the focus and “hubbub” on network and data security, it becomes very easy for any organization to view a tool like Splunk as solely a security platform. Why wouldn’t they? The Splunk Enterprise Security platform, as well as... Read more
  • Using Splunk Scripted Inputs beyond Data Collection

    Luke Netto  |  May 24, 2016
    On April 18, 2016 Splunk announced that the default root certificate used in pre-6.3 Splunk Enterprise, Splunk Light and Hunk will expire on July 21, 2016. As a result, these instances will no longer be able to communicate with each other... Read more