Splunk® Supported Add-ons

Splunk Add-on for NGINX

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Source types for the Splunk Add-on for NGINX

The Splunk Add-on for NGINX provides the index-time and search-time knowledge for NGINX Web server activities in the following formats.

Source type Description CIM data models ITSI data models
nginx:plus:access NGINX access log in the predefined combined format Web Web Server
nginx:plus:kv NGINX access log in the custom key-value pair format Web Web Server
nginx:plus:api NGINX performance metrics
nginx:plus:error NGINX error log

Regarding the NGINX access log, Splunk recommends using the custom key-value pair format, which contains more verbose information and is easier to parse.

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Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for NGINX

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Supported Add-ons: released

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