Splunk is a centralized logs analysis tool for machine-generated data, structured/ Unstructured data which provides the Search/Navigate, Real-time visibility, Reports, Alerts, Dashboards and Visualization.
Advantages of Splunk Tool:
- Finds real-time logs and with faster speed
- Generates report and alerts for the desired search
- Provides enhanced GUI and real-time visibility in the dashboard in various formats
- Provides quick results by reducing the time to troubleshoot and resolve issues
- Works like a monitoring, reporting and analysis tool and provides insights
- Does not require any Database services
- Requires minimum hardware resources
- Accepts any data type including .csv, JSON log formats etc.
- Uploads and indexes log data from a local PC to Splunk directly