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Splunk Observability Cloud use cases 🔗

This is the collection of use cases available for Splunk Observability Cloud.

Category

Use case

Splunk Observability Cloud

Maintain a secure organization with many teams and users using Splunk Observability Cloud

OpenTelemetry

Monitor infrastructure and apps in a cloud environment using the Splunk OTel Collector

Alerts and detectors

Use case: Create a detector to monitor server latency

Alerts and detectors

Use case: Monitor system limits with AutoDetect

Alerts and detectors

Use case: Find active alerts to investigate a CPU issue

Alerts and detectors

Use case: Fix a detector that misfires alerts

APM

Investigate the root cause of an error with Splunk APM service map

APM

Track how services impact Business Workflows

APM

Find the root cause of an error using Tag Spotlight

APM

Accelerate troubleshooting using Business Workflows on Tag Spotlight

APM

Troubleshoot an edge case by searching for a specific trace

APM

Monitor service performance using a built-in dashboard

APM

Configure Business Workflows to track business KPIs

APM

Monitor Business Workflows to measure business KPIs

APM

Analyze historical data to optimize system performance using the built-in dashboard

APM

Monitor SLO detector service latency for a group of customers

APM database query performance

Identify slow database queries using Database Query Performance

APM database query performance

Investigate Redis performance issues using Database Query Performance

APM Profiling

Find performance issues using AlwaysOn Profiling

APM Profiling

Analyze memory usage using AlwaysOn Profiling

RUM

Identify performance bottlenecks with Splunk RUM for Browser

RUM

Create custom events and monitor a single page application

RUM

Identify errors in browser spans

RUM

Find the root cause of a user reported error in Splunk RUM for Mobile

Synthetic Monitoring

Monitor a multi-step workflow

Synthetic Monitoring

Monitor API performance for a critical workflow

Synthetic Monitoring

Monitor the performance of a user-facing application