Splunk® Common Information Model Add-on

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Approaches to using the CIM

This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of how Splunk Enterprise app and add-on developers, knowledge managers, or administrators can use the Common Information Model to work with data at search time.

Not all sections apply for all users and use cases.

If you want to normalize some newly indexed data from a source type that is unfamiliar to Splunk Enterprise, go to "Use the CIM to normalize data at search time".

If you are using Pivot to work with data that has already been normalized to the CIM, go to "Use CIM data models to generate reports and dashboards".

Use the CIM to normalize data at search time

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Common Information Model Add-on: 4.1.0, 4.1.1

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