Entries by Caroline Lea

Inspyrus Velocity: The Proof is in the…Concept

Inspyrus Velocity:  The Proof is in the…Concept By: Marvin Martinez | Senior Developer The Inspyrus Invoice Automation solution can significantly streamline a company’s accounts payable (AP) process.  With automated PO matching, workflow routing, streamlined and even touchless approvals of purchase orders, it can greatly increase efficiency of invoice processing. Deep prebuilt integrations into the world […]

Email Routing Using Sendemail in Splunk Enterprise Security

Email Routing Using Sendemail in Splunk Enterprise Security By: Bruce Johnson | Practice Lead, Operational Intelligence This was the use case scenario: Something went bump in the night. We needed to be able to send alerts from correlation searches to the security guards after hours and on weekends for a few specific correlation searches. Certain […]

Why Do I Need to Certify?

Why Do I Need to Certify? Here’s Four Good (and Brief) Reasons By: William Phelps | Senior Technical Architect   In the normal day-to-day work life in the software industry, there is usually enough real work (meaning “paid” work) to keep an IT worker busy.  Most of us want to just simply relax after a […]

Using Splunk to Monitor USB Removable Storage Devices

Using Splunk to Monitor USB Removable Storage Devices By: Pete Chen | Splunk Practice Team Lead   Windows Event Log Monitoring Abstract Information security is only as effective as physical security policies. Splunk continues to be a valuable tool in providing insight into risk and threat detection. As more security operation centers (SOC’s) look to limit sensitive […]

Machine Learning with Splunk: Fitting a Model

Machine Learning with Splunk: Fitting a Model By: Abe Hardy  | Splunk Consultant What is machine learning? A quick search online will return definitions using the words algorithm, statistics and model. A slightly less technical definition would be that machine learning is a general term used for formulas to determine outcomes based on features from provided […]

New Feature in Splunk to Monitor Environment Health

New feature in Splunk to Monitor Environment Health By: Pete Chen | Splunk Consultant   A new feature introduced in Splunk 7.2 is the Splunkd Health Status Report. Monitoring Splunk’s status by checking if Splunkd is running may tell you if Splunk is running, but it won’t tell you if there’s a problem developing while Splunk is running. […]

Version Source Control for your Splunk Environment

Version Source Control for your Splunk Environment By: Zubair Rauf | Splunk Consultant   When Splunk environments grow in organizations, the need for source control also grows with it. It is good practice to use the widely available source control tools that are available for enterprise level source control. There are many Version Source Control (VCS) software available […]

TekStream AXF 12c Upgrade Special Components

TekStream AXF 12c Upgrade Special Components By: John Schleicher |Sr. Technical Architect TekStream’s extension to Oracle’s Application eXtension Framework (AXF) provides enhanced customizations surrounding Invoice Reporting using Business Activity Monitor (BAM), auditing of user actions, and QuikTrace of BPEL process instance.   With the introduction of the 12c upgrade available with release 12.2.1.3 TekStream discovered that two of […]