Virtual ONLY: DASUG 2nd-Tuesday Mar 9 presents: Dashboard Evolution for very large datasets

Dallas Area Splunk User Group
Tue, Mar 9, 6:00 PM (CST)

About this event

Train-Wreck to Bullet-Train: Dashboard Evolution for very large datasets

Do you have dashboards that load too slowly to comfortably use, especially with wide timepicker windows? Do you understand how the Splunk dashboard architecture works? Have you performed a tradeoff analysis on cache vs. lookups vs. data models vs. data model acceleration? Come and hear a "pain-by-numbers" use-case about the evolution of a complex dashboard that processes very large datasets.  Yes, this is related to the previous DASUG event/project.

Topics
* General requirements and architecture
* Base/Post-process Searches and Data Cubes
* The Rumsfeld Doctrine: Unknowns going into the design (future-casting)
* Initial dashboard (cache-based)
* Performance Problems
* Tradeoff Analysis
* Data Model Acceleration (DMA)
* Performance Improvements
* Dashboard Tradeoffs / Lessons Learned

Speaker

  • Greg Smith

    Greg Smith

    Splunxter, Inc.

    Sr Consultant

    Greg Smith has 34 years of industry experience with proven abilities to rapidly assess the magnitude and scope of complex projects, develop customer relationships, work with them to shape needs and requirements and then either implement or drive teams to satisfy those requirements. His many years of System Engineering and Technical Management have made him adept at seeing the big picture, un...

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  • When

    Tuesday, Mar 9
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CST)

    Host

  • Gregg Woodcock

    Gregg Woodcock

    Splunxter, Inc.

    President

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  • Organizers

  • Gregg Woodcock

    Gregg Woodcock

    Splunxter, Inc.

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  • Noah Woodcock

    Noah Woodcock

  • Noah Woodcock

    Noah Woodcock

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  • Greg Smith

    Greg Smith

    Leader, Dallas Area Splunk User Group