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    node-red-contrib-http-event-collector

    0.2.0 • Public • Published

    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;

    Install

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

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    16

    Version

    0.2.0

    License

    Apache-2.0

    Unpacked Size

    28.8 kB

    Total Files

    8

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    Collaborators

    • gdziuba