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itsi_settings.conf

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itsi_settings.conf.spec

# Copyright (C) 2005-2018 Splunk Inc. All Rights Reserved.
# This file contains attributes and values for configuring the IT Service 
# Intelligence (ITSI) app.
#
# There is an itsi_settings.conf in $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps/SA-ITOA/default/.
# To set custom configurations, place an itsi_settings.conf in
# $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps/SA-ITOA/local/. You must restart Splunk software to enable
# configurations.
#
# To learn more about configuration files (including precedence) please see
# the documentation located at
# http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/ITSI/latest/Configure/ListofITSIconfigurationfiles
#
# CAUTION: You can drastically affect your Splunk installation by changing these settings.  
# Consult technical support (http://www.splunk.com/page/submit_issue) if you are not sure how 
# to configure this file.

GLOBAL SETTINGS


# Use the [default] stanza to define any global settings.
#  * You can also define global settings outside of any stanza, at the top
#    of the file.
#  * Each .conf file should have at most one default stanza. If there are
#    multiple default stanzas, attributes are combined. In the case of
#    multiple definitions of the same attribute, the last definition in the
#    file wins.
#  * If an attribute is defined at both the global level and in a specific
#    stanza, the value in the specific stanza takes precedence.

[datamodels://<app>]

* 'app' is the ID for the app containing the datamodel.

blacklist = <datamodel_names_list>
* A pipe-separated list of data model external authentication interface
  (EAI) names (IDs) to blacklist.
* NOTE: Data model names do not contain pipe characters.
* The blacklisted data models will not be supported and remain hidden
  from the ITSI UI.

[cloud]

show_migration_message  = <boolean>
* Removes Cloud migration messages about deprecated files or apps from 
  the logs because this process is done internally.

[backup_restore]

* Defines settings related to ITSI backup/restore.

job_queue_timeout = <seconds>
* The amount of time, in seconds, before the backup/restore job queue 
  times out if the node owning the job has been down for too long to 
  allow other jobs to proceed.
* The minimum supported timeout period is 3600 seconds (1 hour). The system
  sets the timeout to 3600 seconds when a value lower than this is set.
* Default: 43200 (12 hours)

[import]

* Defines limits for import behavior.

import_batch_size = <integer>
* The number of rows or objects that the importer should analyze before
  attempting a save to the KV store.
* Default: 750

preview_sample_limit = <integer>
* The maximum number of rows that are returned from a preview request 
  for a pending import.
* Default: 100

asynchronous_processing_threshold = <integer>
* The number of rows after which the bulk importer reads and stores the 
  inbound content so that it can be processed at a more convenient time,
  rather than processing it immediately.

[metric_backfill]

* Defines backfill settings.

pre_calculation_window = <seconds>
* The size, in seconds, of the pre-calculation window for metric backfill. 
* The smallest accepted value is 1. Increasing this value makes the 
  backfill search faster, but less accurate.
* Default: 1

[sai_integration]

* Defines Splunk App for Infrastructure (SAI) settings.

show_detection_modal = <boolean>
* Whether or not to show the Splunk App for Infrastructure integration 
  modal when the Service Analyzer loads.
* If "1", ITSI displays the integration modal.
* If "0", ITSI does not display the integration modal.
* Default: 1

[synced_kpi_scheduling]

disabled = <boolean>
* Indicates whether KPI saved searches have a randomized schedule or the same schedule.
* If "1", KPI saved searches run at staggered times throughout the scheduled interval.
* If "0", KPI saved searches all run at the same time during each scheduled interval.
* CAUTION: Changing this value to "0" can have a significant performance impact. KPI saved
* searches are designed to run at different times to prevent the search scheduler 
  from becoming overloaded.
* Default = 1

itsi_settings.conf.example

No example
Last modified on 15 March, 2019
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® IT Service Intelligence: 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.5


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