Atlanta Splunk User Group this Friday!

Just a reminder to folks that the monthly user group meeting is this Friday! If you haven’t already, please RSVP to the Meetup page so that we have an accurate count for food and building security.

The agenda:

• 11:30 – 12:00 Networking, lunch

• 12:00 ( 5-10 min) – Welcome, introductions

• 12:10 – 1:20 Presentations:

Michael Conner, Coke CCR – Automating Splunk app deployment in AWS

Hutch, Splunk – Advanced Visualizations

Hal, Splunk – Techniques for analyzing Splunk performance

• 1:20 – 1:30 Open discussion, next meeting logistics, close…

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Atlanta Splunk User Group meets soon!

EDIT:

We’ve decided to postpone the meetup and pick back up in July. Please track the meetup event page for the latest details!

If you are in or around Atlanta, please join us this Thursday for the June meeting which takes place in Marietta at 11:30 AM. You can find all the details at our meetup page. If you do plan to attend, please RSVP so that we can plan for food and site logistics.

Topics being discussed this time include:

  • Michael Conner, Coke CCR – Automating Splunk app deployment in AWS
  • Hutch Hutchinson, Splunk – Advanced Visualizations
  • Hal Rottenberg, Splunk – Techniques for analyzing Splunk performance

If you can’t make it to this one, please click the join button at the

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Atlanta Splunk User Group coming up May 27!

Are you in the Atlanta Metro area? Do you use Splunk today, or do you want to learn more about Splunk? Then you need to join us at the upcoming Atlanta Splunk User Group meeting being held on May 27th! For full details, check out the event page. In addition to the networking aspect of meeting your peers in the area who do cool things with Splunk, there will also be presentations from Splunk experts! The list isn’t final (and can change if we hear from you!), but currently includes:

We …

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Atlanta Splunkers: User Group This Wednesday!

If you are in the metro Atlanta area, be sure to attend the Splunk User Group happening tomorrow, Wednesday Dec 3rd at 11:30 AM in Dunwoody. Lunch will be served. Topics include:

  • What’s new in Splunk 6
  • App development best practices
  • Exploration of various techniques to get data out of other systems
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In Atlanta? Learn about Splunk at two events this week!

If you are in the Metro Atlanta area, be sure to check out these two events:

  • Thursday, September 12, the Metro Atlanta Splunk User Group has its first official meeting! Our own Paul Sanford will be speaking. Free lunch!
  • Friday, September 13, the Atlanta Systems Management User Group has an all-day meeting with several sessions. This user group focuses on Microsoft System Center technologies, and Hal Rottenberg will be talking about analyzing System Center Configuration Manager agent logs using Splunk. (And of course, there will also be free food.)

We hope to see you there!…

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Splunk Challenge 2012 – A Competition in Operational Intelligence

“Put 40 students in a room, give them Splunk with some data sources and see what they can come up with”, suggested Lord Lau.

“Aye aye Chief”, I replied meekly. In front of Lord Lau, you have only one choice, and that is to take all these tasks with stride.

And so this was the beginning of a series of collaboration with Nanyang Polytehnic in Singapore to promote the awareness of machine data and Splunk as the platform for operational intelligence. The NYP (Nanyang Polytechnic) and Splunk team sat down and deliberated on the format of the competition, the type of questions, the type of data sources as well as the pre-preparation work that have to be done. Some of …

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Dallas Splunk Users Group – July 10th @ 6:00p CDT

On the second Tuesday of each month, Splunkers in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex area have been getting together on a regular basis to talk about all things Splunk. Seems the users are able to take advantage of spending just a couple hours with each other, trading notes about Splunk, helping each other solve problems with our Splunk deployments and configurations, and sharing a beer and pizza too.
If you are interested in attending now, please click this link below for details:

http://www.meetup.com/Splunk/Plano-TX

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Dallas Splunk Users Group – June 12th @ 6:00p CST

On the second Tuesday of each month, Splunkers in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex area have been getting together on a regular basis to talk about all things Splunk. Seems the users are able to take advantage of spending just a couple hours with each other, trading notes about Splunk, helping each other solve problems with our Splunk deployments and configurations, and sharing a beer and pizza too.

BTW, we are 40 members and counting now!

Our next meeting will be held at the Splunk Office in Plano, Texas on Tuesday, June 12th @ 6:00p CST.

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Dallas Splunk Users Group – April 10 @ 6:00p CST

On the second Tuesday of each month, Splunkers in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex area have been getting together on a regular basis to talk about all things Splunk. Seems the users are able to take advantage of spending just a couple hours with each other, trading notes about Splunk, helping each other solve problems with our Splunk deployments and configurations, and sharing a beer and pizza too.

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Dallas Splunk Users Group – Feb 21 @ 6:00p CST

For the past couple months, Splunkers in the Dallas Metroplex area have been getting together to talk about all things Splunk. It’s turning out to be a regular pattern with a user group meeting happening about once per month now. Our next meeting will be held at the Splunk Office in Plano, Texas on Tuesday, February 21 @ 6:00p CST.

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