Splunk® Metrics Workspace (Legacy)

Using the Splunk Metrics Workspace

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Share data in the Splunk Metrics Workspace

When the Splunk Metrics Workspace is deployed on Splunk Enterprise, the Splunk platform sends anonymized usage data to Splunk Inc. ("Splunk") to help improve the Splunk Metrics Workspace in future releases. 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

Component/Action Description Example
app.session.metrics.interact/
analysis-aggregations
Measures the aggregations currently used on a chart.
{
"isDefault": false,
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"aggregation": "stdev",
"totalAggregations": "avg, stdev",
"app": "search",
"action": "analysis-aggregations",
"context": "analysis",
"viewId": "v3d988567-c6a3-4e2b-a015-9cc2ff2bf04f",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
analysis-create-alert
Measures contents of alert creation payload.
{
"action": "analysis-create-alert",
"frequency": {
"frequency": "12",
"unit": "h"
},
"isEdit": false,
"lookback": "12m",
"throttle": {
"enabled": true,
"period": "32s"
},
"context": "alerting",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"commitHash": "dfaff67acb4b2cce2cdb0824732ed31bec050f04",
"version": "0.20.0"
},
"app": "search",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
analysis-split-by-dimension
Measures splitting a time series by a single dimension.
{
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"viewId": "vab40833f-1ef7-4991-960e-647e373fae1f",
"action": "analysis-split-by-dimension",
"context": "analysis",
"app": "search"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
app/SET_TIME_RANGE
Measures time range changes.
{
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"app": "search",
"action": "app/SET_TIME_RANGE",
"context": "analysis",
"preset": "-30m"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
app/SET_TIME_ZOOM
Reports changes to the time zoom.
{
"latest": 1527267421387,
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"app": "search",
"earliest": 1527266024912,
"action": "app/SET_TIME_ZOOM",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "dfaff67acb4b2cce2cdb0824732ed31bec050f04"
},
"context": "analysis",
"elapsed": 1396475
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
TRACK_FILTER_BY_MEMBER
Measures dimension filters on a chart.
{
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"viewId": "v4968f2dc-05e6-4f49-a5ea-c303b21d1758",
"action": "TRACK_FILTER_BY_MEMBER",
"context": "analysis",
"app": "search"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
TRACK_LIMITS
Measures the top and bottom limits set for split dimension values.
{
"action": "TRACK_LIMITS",
"type": "max",
"count": 500,
"viewId": "vb876113b-080a-497f-aec2-139f77beeb1b",
"context": "analysis",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"commitHash": "dfaff67acb4b2cce2cdb0824732ed31bec050f04",
"version": "0.20.0"
},
"app": "search",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
TRACK_SELECT_MEASURE
Measures selection and other metrics currently being viewed.
{
"context": "discover",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"app": "search",
"action": "TRACK_SELECT_MEASURE"
}
app.session.metrics.interact/
REMOVE_MEASURE
Measures chart removal.
{
"action": "REMOVE_MEASURE",
"context": "analysis",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"commitHash": "dfaff67acb4b2cce2cdb0824732ed31bec050f04",
"version": "0.20.0"
},
"app": "search",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.process/
analysis-aggregations
Measures the status (completed or error) of querying a set of aggregations.
{
"action": "analysis-aggregations",
"status": "completed",
"aggregation": "undefined",
"context": "analysis",
"isDefault": true,
"totalAggregations": "avg",
"viewId": "v3a74b397-9298-46a2-bbf0-dad6dbba357a",
"app": "search",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.process/
analysis-create-alert
Measures alert creation status.
{
"action": "analysis-create-alert",
"status": "success",
"context": "analysis",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"commitHash": "dfaff67acb4b2cce2cdb0824732ed31bec050f04",
"version": "0.20.0"
},
"app": "search",
"page": "analysis_workspace"
}
app.session.metrics.process/
EXECUTE_QUERY
Reports execution of chart queries.
{
"elapsed": 717,
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"viewId": "v78ffa7f3-1676-4496-a78b-7ed9eb5beacd",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"action": "EXECUTE_QUERY",
"query": {
"timeComparison": null,
"limit": {
"type": "max",
"count": 5
},
"accessor": "METRICS",
"aggregations": [
{
"aggregation": "avg",
"alias": "Avg"
}
],
"timeRange": {
"latest": 1527200581.33,
"earliest": 1527198781.33
}
},
"context": "analysis",
"app": "search",
"status": "completed"
}
app.session.metrics.process/
instrumentation/TRACK_FEATURE_FLAGS
Tracks the enabling and disabling of features through the feature flags mechanism.
{
"context": [
"enable-data-datasets"
],
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"app": "search",
"action": "instrumentation/TRACK_FEATURE_FLAGS"
}
app.session.metrics.process/
LOAD_CATALOG
Measures the catalog loading process by data access type.
{
"elapsed": 286,
"page": "analysis_workspace",
"app": "search",
"status": "completed",
"action": "LOAD_CATALOG",
"customInfo": {
"app": "metrics-analysis",
"version": "0.20.0",
"commitHash": "2e093684ad2ada74b7cd8b5b5cf22d83e5ae8888"
},
"context": "analysis",
"sourceType": "METRICS",
"count": 16
}
Last modified on 18 March, 2019
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Metrics Workspace (Legacy): 1.0.0, 1.0.1


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