Tap into the power of Splunk to debug and troubleshoot applications during development and test cycles, integrate data from Splunk into custom applications, and build real-time big data applications.
> See what developers were able to build in just a few hours at the first Splunk hackathon at .conf2012 (watch the video).
Try Splunk Enterprise on your laptop and then deploy it to your data center or cloud environment. The download is a self-contained software package that runs on all major operating systems.
> To get started, follow the Splunk Tutorial.
Splunk increases the speed and efficiency of application development and testing, and provides proactive monitoring and analytics for applications in production. Splunk allows developers and QA engineers to:
The Splunk App Framework resides within Splunk's web server and enables you to customize the built-in Splunk Web UI and build Splunk apps that use the Splunk web server.
> To learn more, read about the App Framework.
> Take a look at what we're working on next—see the new Framework Preview.
Splunk provides a fully-documented and supported REST API with over 170 endpoints that let developers programmatically index, search, and visualize data in Splunk from any application.
> To learn more, read about the REST API.
> Download an SDK:
> Watch these videos to learn more:
When you are ready to learn the basics of using the SDKs with Splunk―such as connecting to Splunk, running a search, adding an input, and more―we have you covered.
> Check out the "how to" topics:
> Sign up for the instructor-led course
For deeper examples, see the example code that is included with each of the Splunk SDKs for performing tasks such as running searches, visualizing data, and managing Splunk instances.