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Stay Connected: Your Guide to July and August Tech Talks, Office Hours, and Webinars!

NickG
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

Dive into our sizzling summer lineup for July and August Community Office Hours and Tech Talks. Scroll down to see what's hot this season!

 

What are Community Office Hours?

Community Office Hours is an interactive 60-minute Zoom series where participants can ask questions and engage with technical Splunk experts on various topics. Whether you're just starting your journey with Splunk or looking for best practices to take your deployment to the next level, Community Office Hours provides a safe and open environment for you to get help.

If you have an issue you can’t seem to resolve, have a question you’re eager to get answered by Splunk experts, are exploring new use cases, or just want to sit and listen in, Community Office Hours is for you!

 

What are Tech Talks?

Tech Talks are designed to accelerate adoption and ensure your success. In these engaging 60-minute sessions, we dive deep into best practices, share valuable insights, and explore additional use cases to expand your knowledge and proficiency with our products.

Whether you're looking to optimize your workflows, discover new functionalities, or troubleshoot challenges, Tech Talks is your go-to resource.

 

SECURITY

Tech Talk | Get More Out of Your Security Practice with a SIEM

July 31, 2024 at 11am PT

Join this Tech Talk to learn from Dan Christiansen, Staff Security Strategist, about how you can build upon the visibility and security monitoring you’ve already established to enhance your security analytics and investigation capabilities and detect and respond to threats faster. He’ll discuss:

  • How you know if a SIEM is right for you
  • The security outcomes a SIEM can help you achieve.
  • How customers like you use Splunk’s SIEM to achieve those outcomes

Office Hours | Get More Out of Your Security Practice with a SIEM - Part 1 (Foundational Use Cases)

August 7, 2024 at 1pm PT

This is your opportunity to connect with technical Splunk experts, who will guide you through solutions to your security use case questions and engage in live discussions about how to best leverage Splunk Enterprise Security as your SIEM solution. This session, Part 1, will focus on foundational use cases that provide the foundational visibility necessary to understand your attack surface coverage and build greater digital resilience- use cases like Data Optimization, Security Monitoring, Incident Management, Visualization & Reporting, and more.

In the session, you can discuss with our experts for

  • What are the prerequisites of implementing these use cases in Enterprise Security?
  • What is the best approach to implementing the use cases in Enterprise Security?
  • Troubleshooting and optimizing your environment for successful implementation
  • Recommended Splunkbase apps
  • Anything else you’d like to learn!

Office Hours | Get More Out of Your Security Practice with a SIEM - Part II (Advanced Use Cases)

August 21, 2024 at 1pm PT

This session, Part II, will focus on adding context to your detections to fuel more meaningful investigations. We will focus on key use cases like Risk Based Alerting, Threat Intelligence Enrichment, Leveraging Cyber Frameworks, and more that will help improve mean time to detect (MTTD).

In the session, you can discuss with our experts for

  • What is the best approach to implementing the use cases in Enterprise Security?
  • Best practices for proper creation of risk rules, modifiers, adaptive actions etc.
  • Enhancing notable events and proactive threat-hunting
  • Suggested approaches to mapping cyber frameworks such as MITRE.
  • Recommended Splunkbase apps
  • Anything else you’d like to learn! 

 

OBSERVABILITY

Tech Talk | Adoption of Infrastructure Monitoring at Splunk

July 30, 2024 at 11am PT

Learn how they achieve real-time visibility to monitor and troubleshoot infrastructure, traffic, and performance in real-time to maintain 99.999% uptime.


Key features covered will include:


  • Real-time infrastructure monitoring
  • Custom dashboard visualization
  • Real-time AI-driven alerts & tailored alerting mechanisms (reference)
  • Comprehensive monitoring of Cloud and Microservices
  • Insights into Cloud Account level metrics

Office Hours | Observability: Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI)

July 31, 2024 at 1pm PT

Learn and get help from technical Splunk experts, who will walk you through solutions to your questions around Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI), including:


  • Analyzing IT Service Health
  • Reducing Alert Noise
  • Isolating and Prioritizing Actionable Events
  • Building Executive Dashboards to Visualize Health of Business
  • Anything else you’d like to learn!

Office Hours | Splunk Observabilitiy Cloud + Splunk Platform

August 14, 2024 at 1pm PT

This is your opportunity to ask questions related to your specific Splunk Observability Cloud + Splunk Platform challenge or use case, including:


  • Sending logs from Platform to Observability Cloud with Log Observer Connect
  • Unified Identity (single log-in for both Platform and Observability Cloud)
  • Splunk Add-on for the OpenTelemetry Collector
  • Related Content in Splunk Cloud (adding infra and app data to logs)
  • Anything else you’d like to learn!

Tech Talk | Troubleshooting the OpenTelemetry Collector

August 27, 2024 at 11am PT

In this tech talk, you’ll learn how to troubleshoot the OpenTelemetry collector - from checking the validity of YAML to enabling debug logging to visualizing your pipelines. We’ll demonstrate how to do this all with the Splunk distribution of the OpenTelemetry collector so that you can spend less time debugging your data collection and more time debugging your applications.

Office Hours | Optimize Your Cloud Monitoring

August 28, 2024 at 1pm PT

This is your opportunity to ask questions related to your specific Cloud Monitoring challenge or use case, including:


  • Managing a hybrid infrastructure
  • Troubleshooting cloud-native performance issues
  • Correlating real-time metrics with logs
  • Improving MTTD/MTTR
  • Optimizing Costs
  • Anything else you’d like to learn!
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