Using Splunk APM to Monitor Microservices based Applications

The Using Splunk APM to Monitor Microservices based Applications is a one day virtual course targeted to developers and DevOps that enables you to use Splunk APM to analyze traces, troubleshoot and monitor your microservices-based applications.


Through in-person discussions and hands-on activities, deep dive into uses of distributed tracing, navigating the Splunk APM app to analyze traces, visualize and alert on APM metrics. All concepts and taught through discussions and hands-on activities. . 


Units : 1
Duration : 4.5 hours over 1 day
Time : 9:00 am – 1:30 pm AEST (GMT +11)

*Course discounts apply for Splunk Partners. Please use the currency convertor above to check for course pricing in your local currency.

Extremely proficient at controlling the pace of training. Great explanation of answers & not just reading the content. Very knowledgeable about all content. Looking forward to completing the rest of the of the class.

Highly recommended.

Participant, Splunk Enterprise Data Administration

Course Topics
  • When to use Splunk APM

  • View and Analyse End-to-end Collected Traces

  • Find the root cause of a problem

Class Format

Instructor-led lecture with hands-on activities. Delivered via virtual classroom.

Course Prerequisites


  • Familiarity with Splunk IM

Strongly Recommended:​

  • Basic knowledge of Visualisation and alerting on Splunk IM Metrics

Related Certifications



The Using Splunk APM class is most suitable for Developers and DevOps to become proficient at working with the Splunk's Observability solutions.

After completing this course you will be able to


Course Objectives

Module 1 – Overview of Splunk APM

  • Describe the Splunk IM and APM solution

  • Identify the key elements of the Splunk APM

  • Differentiate between metrics, traces and log

Module 2 – Navigating Splunk APM

  • Define Splunk APM-based terminology

  • Navigate the Splunk APM pages

Module 3– Troubleshooting Using Splunk APM

  • Create detectors to alert on APM metrics

  • Create custom dashboards

  • Troubleshoot an issue after an alert triggers

Course Schedules and Timezones

Ingeniq Course are delivered live and in English and provide access to customers spanning multiple timezones.

Dates and times displayed for each course are relative to Australian Eastern Time (AET).

AM Marked Courses

AM marked courses start at AET 9:00am and finish at AET 1:30pm (4.5 hour sessions over 1 or more days) and are optimal for customers in the following countries and areas;

  • UTC+10 including Australia (East Coast)

  • UCT+11/+12 including New Zealand and the Pacific Islands

  • UTC-8 including USA (West Coast), Canada (West Coast)

  • UTC-7 including USA (Mid West)

PM Marked Courses

PM marked courses start at AET  2:00pm and finish at AET 6:30pm (4.5 hour sessions over 1 or more days) and are optimal for customers in the following countries and areas;

  • UTC+9 including Japan, Korea

  • UTC+8 including Australia (West Coast), Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Philippines, Brunei, Thailand

  • UTC +5/+6 including India and Sri Lanka

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