Manual Instrumentation with Splunk APM (IASAPM)

 

Course Content

This single subject course targeted to developers enables you to manually instrument your applications to send traces to Splunk APM. Through in-person discussions and hands-on activities, learn to manually instrument applications to create spans and add metadata to spans. This course assumes familiarity with navigating Splunk APM which is covered in the course Using Splunk Application Performance Monitoring.

This lab-oriented class is designed to help you learn the fundamentals of instrumenting your code to send in traces and trace metadata. All hands-on labs are in Python and Java.

Who should attend

Developers and DevOps

Prerequisites

Required:

  • Using Splunk Application Performance Monitoring
  • Familiarity with using the command line terminal

Strongly recommended:

  • Basic knowledge of programming languages (e.g. Python, Java)

Course Objectives

  • Instrumentation Overview
  • Manually Instrument Applications to Send Traces
  • Add Metadata to Your Traces
  • Instrumentation Interoperability

Outline: Manual Instrumentation with Splunk APM (IASAPM)

Topic 1 – Instrumentation Overview

  • Describe what instrumentation is
  • Describe what traces and spans are

Topic 2 – Manually Instrument Applications to Send Traces

  • Describe instrumentation options
  • Manually create spans
  • Add span tags

Topic 3 – Instrumentation Interoperability

  • Describe interoperability
  • Enable interoperability between applications

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration
4.5 hours

Price
  • Online Training: CAD 635
  • Online Training: US$ 500
  • Splunk Training Units: 50 SPC
Classroom Training

Duration
4.5 hours

Price
  • Canada: CAD 635
  • Splunk Training Units: 50 SPC

Schedule

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.