Ensure latest Foundry stack has been installed

  1. Instructions can be found here https://thinglogix.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/articles/16000057931-how-to-install-foundry

Create Send To Analytics Global Action

  1. Create a new object with the object template as “Global Action”

    1. Object must must be created under the root account for Foundry instance

  2. Set following required attributes:

    1. Name: {Any name}

      1. Name is required, but can be set to anything

    2. Payload: {"sourcetype": "json", "event": {"hello": "world"}}

      1. Payload is required, but sourcetype and event can be modified as needed

      2. Sourcetype must be valid Splunk source type, and event must abide by source type structure

    3. HTTP URL: https://ec2-54-203-15-246.us-west-2.compute.amazonaws.com

      1. You will get this from TLA installation

    4. Action Type: Send to Analytics

      1. Action Type is required and must be set to Send to Analytics

    5. Token: 94EFB193-EDB8-4E17-940B-497F27903219

      1. You will get this from TLA installation

  3. End result should look similar to this:

    1. Screen Shot 2017-07-26 at 12.53.35 PM.png

Invoke Global Action

  1. Global action can be invoked through either formula field or scheduled search

  2. If global action does not appear, ensure that

    1. All required attributes have been given values

    2. Global action is created under root account