Welcome!
Welcome to the Kentik Knowledge Base, a comprehensive reference to the use of Kentik Detect. The articles currently available in the Knowledge Base are listed below (additional topics are added regularly). If you don't find the information you need in the articles below:
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General Information — The basics you'll need to know to work effectively with Kentik Detect:
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Portal Admin Settings — Using the portal to configure user, device, and tag settings, and to define alerts:
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Kentik Setup — Geting started with Kentik Detect, including how to configure devices and software agents to send flow data:
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Portal Views — Using the portal for ad hoc querying, analytics, and continuous real-time monitoring:
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Alerting & Anomalies — Defining traffic conditions that trigger notifications and DDoS mitigation:
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Kentik Data Engine — Understanding the Kentik Data Engine (KDE) and how to access and manipulate stored data via APIs:
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Kentik How-tos — Using Kentik Detect to help you accomplish common network visibility and monitoring tasks: