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Splunk Training + Certification

Scheduling Reports & Alerts

Course Description

This eLearning course teaches students how to use scheduled reports and alerts to automate processes in their organization. Students will create, manage, and schedule reports and alerts, and use alert actions to further respond to incidents as they occur.


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eLearning with Labs

The best of both delivery methods. Self-paced eLearning videos accessible anytime, anywhere, plus access to the interactive lab environment to sharpen your skills.


Course Prerequisites

  • None
  • None

Course Topics

  • Creating and managing Scheduled Reports
  • Creating and managing Alerts
  • Using Alert Actions

Course Objectives

Module 1 – Title
  • Create a report
  • Schedule a report
  • Define a report's time range
  • Define schedule priority
  • Define schedule window
  • Add a trigger condition
Module 2 – Title
  • View report settings
  • Edit report permissions
  • Enable report embedding
Module 3 – Title
  • Save a search as an alert
  • Define alert permissions
  • Understand scheduled and real-time alert types
  • Define alert trigger conditions
Module 4 – Title
  • Define actions that respond to trigger conditions
  • Write results to a log event
  • Output results to a lookup
  • Output results to a telemetry endpoint
  • Send an email containing search results
  • Set up a webhook alert action
Module 5 – Title
  • View alert settings
  • Edit alert permissions