SplunkTalk – #15 – The calm before the storm

This week, Jeff Blake, Field Reporter and Weatherman is on location inside the eye of something called “Hurricane Sean”. Topics for this episode are: Putting a Pause/Play button on a real-time dashboard and monitoring Windows WMI from Linux. We chat a bit about Splunk Answers and a new Splunk app on SplunkBase developed by Nick Mealy and David Carasso called “Splunk Discover” — analyzes your Splunk install and examines the data for fields and reports. Check it out!

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Michael Wilde, “Chief of Black Ops and White Lies” is a Principal Sales Engineer with Splunk.  Starting with Splunk as their first Sales Engineer way back in 2006, over the years Michael has helped the company evolve its product and demo strategy, becoming and expert evangelist.  Michael is the original Splunk NInja and coined the tagline "becuase ninjas are too busy"

Aside from being a career sales engineer, Michael is a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu an RYT-200 yoga teacher, every Saturday at LifeTime Fitness in Austin, TX.  

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