Splunk® Business Flow

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Share data in Splunk Business Flow

When Splunk Business Flow is deployed on Splunk Enterprise, the Splunk platform sends anonymized usage data to Splunk Inc. ("Splunk") to help improve Splunk Business Flow in future releases. For information about how the data is collected, stored, and governed, see Share data in Splunk Enterprise.

What data is collected

Splunk Business Flow collects two kinds of data: Splunk Business Flow Hosted Environment telemetry and usage telemetry specific to the Splunk Business Flow app.

Splunk Business Flow Hosted Environment telemetry

Splunk Business Flow may collect telemetry about the SBF Hosted Environment, including data like:

  • Anonymized user interactions with features in the application's user interface
  • Latency and other performance statistics for operations and user actions
  • API interactions with server components in the SBF Hosted Environment

Telemetry data about the Splunk Business Flow Hosted Environment is collected automatically, regardless of the opt-in or opt-out decision you make for Splunk platform telemetry.

App usage information

Splunk Business Flow collects the following usage information about the app:

Component Description Example
app.session.tokenLoadError Tracks authentication token loading errors.
{
  "error": 
    "Error connecting to server. Check that your search head can access \"https://eu.businessflowapp.splunk.com\". X-Request-ID: 60b46b9d-c922-46f2-a816-2db3375484ff.", 
  "page": "home", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
app.session.tokenLoadSuccess Tracks authentication token success.
{
  "tenantId": "4376dc04-99fe-496c-9924-f3143e975b55", 
  "target": "https://eu.businessflowapp.splunk.com", 
  "page": "explore", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
app.session.appInitError Tracks errors initializing the application or connecting with the SBF Hosted Environment.
{
  "error": "Failed to update cloud server value: Forbidden. X-Request-ID: 72c90bb4-c537-46de-a28e-1acdac47870c.", 
  "page": "home", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
app.session.uncaughJsError Tracks uncaught JavaScript errors in the browser.
{
  "app": "splunk-business-flow", 
  "error": "Uncaught Error: ajax error 0", 
  "handler": "on-prem UI window error listener", 
  "page": "setup"
}

{
  "tenantId": "e62872c8-debc-47b6-ac37-196d7acbb785", 
  "stack": "Error: eh?\n at HomePage.render (webpack-internal:///./components/home/HomePage.jsx:72:19)\n at finishClassComponent (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:13538:31)\n at updateClassComponent (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:13501:10)\n at beginWork (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:14090:16)\n at performUnitOfWork (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:16416:12)\n at workLoop (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:16454:24)\n at renderRoot (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:16533:7)\n at performWorkOnRoot (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:17387:7)\n at performWork (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:17295:7)\n at performSyncWork (webpack-internal:///../../node_modules/react-dom/cjs/react-dom.development.js:17267:3)", "app": "splunk-business-flow", "error": "eh?", "handler": "cloud UI error boundary", 
  "page": "home", 
  "reactInfo": { 
    "componentStack": "\n in HomePage (at HomePageContainer.jsx:27)\n in HomePageContainer (created by Connect(HomePageContainer))\n in Connect(HomePageContainer) (at AppContainer.jsx:125)\n in div (at Flexbox.jsx:41)\n in Flexbox (at AppContainer.jsx:120)\n in AppContainer (created by Connect(AppContainer))\n in Connect(AppContainer) (at app.jsx:59)\n in Provider (at app.jsx:58)\n in ErrorBoundary (at app.jsx:47)"
  }
}
app.session.acceptAgreementError Tracks errors processing acceptance of the user agreement.
{
  "error": "Something went wrong. X-Request-ID: 72c90bb4-c537-46de-a28e-1acdac47870c.", 
  "page": "home", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
app.session.registrationError Tracks errors registering with the SBF Hosted Environment.
{
  "error": "Error with decrypt: Error with OpenSSL RSA decrypt: 1. X-Request-ID: cc4a0b03-e904-4ffb-bfb3-79da8c7e5a34.", 
  "page": "home", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
app.session.loadRegistrationError Tracks errors loading information about an existing registration with the SBF Hosted Environment.
{
  "error": "Something went wrong. X-Request-ID: 72c90bb4-c537-46de-a28e-1acdac47870c.", 
  "page": "home", 
  "app": "splunk-business-flow"
}
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Business Flow: 1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2


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