node-red-contrib-http-event-collector 0.1.7

The purpose of this project is to allow node-red to publish a node-red payload to Splunk's HTTP Event Collector.

npm install node-red-contrib-http-event-collector

Synopsis

The purpose of this project is to allow node-red to publish a node-red payload to Splunk's HTTP Event Collector.

Motivation

Wanted to make an easy avenue to publish data into Splunk through Node-Red.

Installation

The easiest way to install is through the Node-Red Palette Manager that can be found in the menu on the top right hand corner of the Node-Red ui.

Manual install with npm

npm install -g node-red-contrib-http-event-collector

Install from source

From github: Navigate to the your home directory on linux is is ~/.node-red/node-modules

git clone https://github.com/gdziuba/http-event-collector.git
cd http-event-collector
npm install

Setup

To configure Splunk's HTTP Event Collector, follow these instructions.

Example Node-RED configuration

Examples:

Node-RED Functions for converting msg to correct structure for Metric Event Collector.

Single value MQTT payload message to Metric structure:

var o = msg.payload;
var v = msg.topic;
msg.payload = {};
msg.payload.fields = {};
msg.payload.fields._value = o;
msg.payload.fields.metric_name= v;
return msg;

Node Info

Version: 0.1.7
Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
License: Apache-2.0

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Nodes

  • splunk-http-event-collector
  • splunk-http-event-collector-metric

Keywords

  • splunk
  • HTTP Event Collector
  • node-red
  • HEC
  • Machine
  • Machine Data
  • Analytics
  • Machine Learning

Maintainers

  • gdziuba