Splunk Cloud Certified Admin

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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 prerequisite courses listed below are intended for net-new certification candidates and are highly recommended, but not required for candidates to register for the certification exam. Experienced candidates who are migrating to Splunk Cloud and are familiar with the administration of a Splunk Enterprise environment are strongly encouraged to take our Transitioning to Splunk Cloud course as a prerequisite for the certification exam.

Please note: Splunk Cloud Certified Admin is a viable prerequisite to the Splunk Certified Developer track. Candidates working towards the developer track may need to contact certification@splunk.com for their developer exam authorization.

  

Splunk Fundamentals 1

This self-paced course teaches you how to search and navigate in Splunk, use fields, get statics from your data, create reports, dashboards, lookups, and alerts. It will also introduce you to Splunk's datasets features and Pivot interface.
 

CERTIFICATION EXAM

Splunk Core Certified User is a recommended entry-level exam. We encourage all candidates to become Splunk Core Certified Users as their first step in our certification program, though it is not required.

Please see our Exam Registration Tutorial and Certification FAQ for additional assistance!

Splunk Fundamentals 2

This 4 virtual-day course focuses on additional SPL commands, using field aliases and calculated fields, creating tags and event types, using macros, creating workflow actions and data models, and normalizing data with the CIM. 

CERTIFICATION EXAM

Splunk Core Certified Power User is a mandatory prerequisite to Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin. All candidates must complete the Power User exam before proceeding.

Please see our Exam Registration Tutorial and Certification FAQ for additional assistance!

Splunk Cloud Administration

This 3 virtual day course prepares administrators to manage users and get data in to Splunk Cloud. Topics include data inputs and forwarder configuration, data management, user accounts, and basic monitoring. 

CERTIFICATION EXAM

It's time to put your knowledge to the test.

Our Exam Registration Tutorial will guide you through the registration process and the Splunk Certification Exams Study Guide will guide your study efforts.

Good luck!