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Splunk Cloud Certified Admin

Track Overview

Splunk Cloud Certified Admin manages and configures details for Splunk Cloud, including data inputs and forwarder configuration, data management, user accounts, and basic monitoring and problem isolation. This certification demonstrates an individual's ability to support the day-to-day administration and health of a Splunk Cloud environment.

The recommended courses listed below serve two distinct purposes. Splunk Cloud Administration is designed for net-new administrators with no prior Splunk admin experience. Experienced candidates who are migrating to Splunk Cloud and are familiar with the administration of a Splunk Enterprise environment are encouraged to take our Transitioning to Splunk Cloud course to prepare for the certification exam.

Prerequisite Certification(s):

  • Splunk Core Certified Power User

Prerequisite Course(s):

  • None

Candidates who wish to prepare for the Splunk Cloud Certified Admin exam are recommended to complete either of following courses:

  • Splunk Cloud Administration (net-new administrators)
  • Transitioning to Splunk Cloud (experienced on-premises administrators migrating to cloud)
Certification Exam
Certification Exam

Candidates who have completed all of the above requirements may register for the Certification exam via testing partner Pearson VUE. Those who need step-by-step registration assistance should refer to our Exam Registration Tutorial.

The Splunk Certification Exams Study Guide contains important details regarding exam preparation and delivery.

Good luck!