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Introduction to Splunk RUM 🔗

What is Splunk RUM? 🔗

With Splunk Real User Monitoring (RUM), you can gain insight about the performance and health of the front-end user experience of your application. Splunk RUM offers two solutions:

Product

Description

Splunk RUM for Browser

Splunk RUM for Browser collects performance metrics, web vitals, errors, and other forms of data to enable you to detect and troubleshoot problems in your application. For a complete view of your application from browser to back-end, integrate with Splunk APM.

Splunk RUM for Mobile

Splunk Real User Monitoring (RUM) for Mobile provides visibility into your native iOS and Android mobile applications by equipping you with comprehensive performance monitoring, directed troubleshooting, and full-stack observability.

What can I do with Splunk RUM? 🔗

Do this

Link to documentation

Learn how to identify errors and other problems like long resource response times in your browser spans.

Use case: Investigate errors in your browser spans

Create custom events to capture meaningful metrics about customer journeys and user behavior on your site.

Create custom events

Experiment with the demo applications for Splunk RUM for Mobile

Experiment with the demo applications for Splunk RUM for Mobile

Integrate with Splunk APM 🔗

If you want to monitor your application from browser to back-end, then integrate Splunk RUM with Splunk APM. When you integrate Splunk RUM for Browser with Splunk APM, you start sending server timing metrics to RUM along with the back-end trace ID that was generated. Splunk RUM for Browser uses the server-timing header response times to associate the RUM span with the corresponding APM trace. For more information on Splunk APM, see Monitor applications with Splunk APM.

Get data in 🔗

Follow these steps:

Product

Instructions

Splunk RUM for Browser

Instrument browser-based web applications for Splunk RUM

Splunk RUM for iOS

Instrument iOS applications for Splunk RUM

Splunk RUM for Android

Instrument Android applications for Splunk RUM