Chapter 18: Dashboards – SplunkJS

In the previous chapter, we focused on providing an overview of the topic of Splunk Next as well as a brief summary of each of its offerings.

In the chapter, you will see how adding the SplunkJS Stack libraries to a website can enable the use of numerous web framework components that can assist in interacting and viewing Splunk data.

The chapter will be broken down into the following main sections:

  • Understanding SplunkJS
  • Getting started with SplunkJS
  • SplunkJS and Splunk apps
  • Adding SplunkJS to a web app

Understanding SplunkJS

To discuss SplunkJS, we have to start first by mentioning the Splunk Web Framework.

As you may (should) know, the Splunk Web Framework is a powerful application framework for enterprise-level ...

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