Multivalue Fields

Duration : 1 Day (8 Hours)

Multivalue Fields Course Overview:

This course is designed for power users aiming to advance their expertise in searching and manipulating multivalue data. The curriculum emphasizes the utilization of multivalue eval functions and commands to proficiently create, assess, and scrutinize multivalue data.

Intended Audience:

  • Power users who want to become experts in searching and manipulating multivalue data.
  • Data analysts and professionals who work with complex data structures in Splunk.
  • Splunk administrators and developers who need to understand how to handle multivalue fields effectively.
  • Anyone interested in enhancing their skills in dealing with multivalue data within the Splunk platform.

Learning Objectives of Multivalue Fields:

  • Understanding Multivalue Fields
  • Creating Multivalue Fields
  • Evaluating Multivalue Fields
  • Analyzing Multivalue Fields

Topic 1 – What are Multivalue Fields?

  • Defining multivalue fields
  • Explaining self-describing data
  • Understanding how JSON data is handled in Splunk
  • Using the spath command to interpret self-describing data
  • Manipulating multivalue fields with mvzip and mvexpand
  • Converting single-value fields to multivalue fields with specific commands and functions

Topic 2 – Create Multivalue Fields

  • Creating multivalue fields with the makemv command and the split function of the eval command

Topic 3 – Evaluate Multivalue Fields

  • Using the mvcount, mvindex, and mvfilter eval functions to evaluate multivalue fields

Topic 4 – Analyze Multivalue Data

  • Using the mvsort, mvzip, mvjoin, mvmap, and mvappend eval functions and the mvexpand command to analyze multivalue data

Multivalue Fields Course Prerequisites:

To be successful, students should have completed the following

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