Getting your Splunk on - a developer's introduction to Splunk

Joel Hammond-Turner Profile Picture Joel Hammond-Turner

Splunk is a magical tool - it sucks in your logs, indexes them and gives you a rich search and data mining application to drill deep into them.

 

But as a developer why the heck would you want to use such a DevOps'y tool?

 

In this session, I'll show how using Splunk whilst developing can give insight into your code - how to time transactions, graph volumes and analyse performance - and how Splunking as a developer will make life in production that much easier.