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Tool Consolidation in the O11y World

Ending up with or having too many tools for monitoring is an age-old problem in the monitoring space. It has been around for decades. In fact I would go a step further and argue that it is much worse within the platforms of today then it was in days gone by. There is a direct correlation between the explosion of new, exciting and innovative technologies and services in modern platform development of today and the sheer volume of tooling you can easily end up with to monitor it. In this blog I explore what has driven the expansion of tools, how having too many is creating fundamental challenges in how these platforms are being managed, the negative impact that this has on innovation and, most importantly, what the solution is.
DevOps 6 Min Read

How To Visualize Business Service Performance with Splunk ITSI

Splunker Sid Govindu's guide is your starting point in leveraging Splunk ITSI for effective service decomposition and performance visualization.
DevOps 3 Min Read

Increase Your Data Flexibility with Explicit Bucket Histograms in Splunk Observability Cloud

As your tech landscape expands, so does the need for visibility across your ecosystem. Splunker Teneil Lawrence explains how to increase your data flexibility.
DevOps 3 Min Read

Maintaining Thresholds: Advanced Splunk Observability Detectors

Set up complex multi-signal alerts, consolidate multiple alerts into a single detector, and maintain sanity in a complex world with Splunk Observability Cloud.
DevOps 3 Min Read

Data Modernization + Observability = how to rebalance your use of the Splunk platform to enhance your digital resilience

In the ever-evolving digital ecosystem, where the pace of innovation is relentless, organizations face the dual challenge of managing escalating data volumes while simultaneously enhancing resilience and cost efficiency. Embracing modern data approaches presents a compelling solution, offering the promise of rebalancing the use of the Splunk Platform to enhance digital resilience. Let's delve into why modernizing data strategies is not just an option but a necessity in today's tech landscape and later in this blog we’ll explore the 3 strategies you can adopt to improve your Observability while rebalancing your use of the Splunk Platform.
DevOps 4 Min Read

Coding Conundrums and the Rabbit Invasion: How to Avoid Disaster in Your Production Environment

Splunker Gabriela Parker explains how Splunk Observability Cloud makes the process of testing and review of new code easy for developers.
DevOps 1 Min Read

How Splunk Observability Cloud Helps To Alleviate Developer Burnout

Splunk Observability Cloud has built-in capabilities to help improve developer experience and productivity.
DevOps 5 Min Read

How to Simplify Your Incident Response Workflow with Splunk On-Call

Splunker Jennifer Elkhouri explains how Splunk On-Call relieves on-call stress: clear alerting practices and defined workflows mitigate developer team burdens.
DevOps 3 Min Read

Data Storage Costs Keeping You Up at Night? Meet Archived Metrics

Splunkers Joanna Zouhour and Navtej Singh introduce Splunk's Archived Metrics, storing data affordably, enhancing accessibility, and reducing costs in Metrics Pipeline Management.