Splunk® App for Infrastructure

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Share data in Splunk App for Infrastructure

When the Splunk App for Infrastructure (SAI) is deployed on Splunk Enterprise, the Splunk platform sends data to Splunk Inc. ("Splunk"), and uses such data in accordance with the choices you made at the platform level. For information about how to opt in or out, and how the data is collected, stored, and governed, see Share data in Splunk Enterprise.

What data is collected

SAI collects the following additional basic usage information.

Component Description Example
app.session.deployment.type Shares whether you are using SAI or Splunk Insights for Infrastructure and the current page.
  app: splunk_app_infrastructure    
  deploymentType: INSIGHT    
  page: investigate    
app.session.monitoringInsightsPageLoad Collects the page load time in milliseconds for each page visited to understand how the app is performing.
  app: splunk_app_infrastructure
  loadTime: 7397.100000000137
  metadata: {
        count: 328
        currentTab: ENTITY
        selectedView: LIST_VIEW
        isInitialAppMount: true
  mode: production
  page: SiiInvestigatePage
app.session.sai_ui_errors Collects the error stacktrace associated with a page crash to understand why the app crashed.
  app: splunk_app_infrastructure
 in Connect(ConfigurePageContentsContainer)
 in Profiler (created by PageLoadProfiler)
 in PageLoadProfiler
 in ErrorBoundary (created by ErrorBoundarySai)
 in ErrorBoundarySai
 in Provider
  error: Cannot read property 'loadUserRoles' of undefined
  mode: test
  page: configure
app.sii.alert_definitions Collects the hashed alert title, alert metric, and alert aggregation model to understand usage around alert creation.
  alert_aggregation_method: Avg
  alert_metric_name: cpu.idle
  hashed_alert_title: af62ee3e8d96d58199f28ec9aa7a1d
app.sii.app_version Collects the version of the app to understand new version adoption and usage.
  app_name: Splunk App for Infrastructure 
  app_version:  1.2.2
app.sii.group_definitions Collects the title, dimension key, and dimension value used to create each group to track the number of groups you create. The title and dimension value is always hashed, and the dimension key is hashed if you created it.
  dimension_value: mnjnkcxzjkjk2389
  dimension_key: dslkjksdiofuiuo3489589
  title: kjhdsfhk4534&SD
app.sii.os_type Collects a count of hashed OS names that collectd forwards to understand the diversity of entity types.
  os_count: 43
  os_name: shk98sjckduy3ba8&ksd
Last modified on 22 January, 2020
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® App for Infrastructure: 2.0.0, 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 2.0.3, 2.0.4

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