Author(s) Name:  Zadrozny, Peter, Kodali, Raghu
This book shows how to process and derive business value from big data in real time. Examples in the book are drawn from social media sources such as Twitter and Foursquare. The reader can also learn how to draw from machine data, enabling the person to analyze, say, web server log files & patterns of user access in real time, as the access occurrs.
Splunk is a powerful, yet simple analytical tool fast gaining traction in the fields of big data and operational intelligence. Using Splunk, you can monitor data in real time, or mine your data after the fact. Splunk-s stunning visualizations aid in locating the needle of value in a haystack of a data. Geolocation support spreads your data across a map, allowing you to drill down to geographic areas of interest. Alerts can run in the background and trigger to warn you of shifts or events as they are taking place.
With Splunk you can immediately recognize and react to changing trends and shifting public opinion as expressed through social media, and to new patterns of eCommerce and customer behavior.
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Publisher:  A press
Year of Publication:  2012
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