Introduction to Splunk
"Hands On" Workshop
Grace Maher - Splunk Certified Technical Architect.
Requirements for Introduction to Splunk "Hands on" Workshop
Before attending our Introduction to Splunk “Hands On Workshop”
In order for us to start promptly and cover all topics on the agenda, please ensure you download the free version of splunk before arrival:-
1. Download the correct version for your OS. For Windows, please check if you are 32 or 64 bit. Ensure you are downloading the most up-to date version . Visit our specific Somerford link.
2. Follow the on screen options, do not change any of the preset install locations, accept the license agreement (free max limit of 500mb per day ingestion).
Laptop requirements are:- Mac OSX, Windows 64-bit, and Linux 64-bit OSes are all fine. It is recommended your system have a minimum of 4 CPU cores / 8 GB RAM. You will also need at least 50 GB of free disk space. If you are on a PC it is good if you have a virtual machine platform installed, for instance VMWare workstation or player. For Mac OS we recommend a local install.
If you have any problems or require support, please email email@example.com.
Please bring your own laptop to the workshop for hands-on exercises.