Using Splunk APM to Monitor Microservices-based Applications

Using Splunk APM to Monitor Microservices-based Applications

Upcoming Classes


Instructor-led online training

Location Nov 2020 Dec 2020 Jan 2021 Feb 2021 Mar 2021 Apr 2021 May 2021
AMER Eastern Time - Virtual Dec 17
AMER Pacific Time - Virtual Jan 25


This course targeted to developers and DevOps enables you to use Splunk APM to analyze traces, troubleshoot and monitor your microservices-based applications. Through in-person discussions and hands-on activities, deep dive into uses of distributed tracing, navigating the Splunk APM app to analyze traces, visualize and alert on APM metrics.
All concepts and taught through discussions and hands-on activities.


  • When to use Splunk APM
  • View and Analyze End-to-end Collected Traces
  • Find the Root Cause of a Problem


4.5 hours


Overview of Splunk APM

  • Module 1 – Overview of the SignalFx API
  • Describe the Splunk IM and APM solution
  • Identify the key elements of the Splunk APM
  • Differentiate between metrics, traces and logs.

Module 2 – Navigating Splunk APM

  • Define Splunk APM-based terminology
  • Navigate the Splunk APM pages

Module 3 – Troubleshooting Using Splunk APM

  • Create detectors to alert on APM metrics
  • Create custom dashboards
  • Troubleshoot an issue after an alert triggers





  • Familiarity with Splunk IM
  • Basic Knowledge of visualization and alerting on Splunk IM metrics

Onsite Training

For groups of three or more

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Public Training

AMER Eastern Time - Virtual

  • Confirmed
    9:00 AM - 1:30 PM EST
    $ 500.00 USD

AMER Pacific Time - Virtual

  • Confirmed
    9:00 AM - 1:30 PM PST
    $ 500.00 USD

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