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Splunk Core Certified Power User

Track Overview

A Splunk Core Certified Power User has a basic understanding of SPL searching and reporting commands and can create knowledge objects, use field aliases and calculated fields, create tags and event types, use macros, create workflow actions and data models, and normalize data with the Common Information Model in either the Splunk Enterprise or Splunk Cloud platforms. This certification demonstrates an individual's foundational competence of Splunk’s core software.

Prerequisite Certification(s):

  • None

Prerequisite Course(s):

  • None

Candidates who wish to prepare for the Splunk Core Certified Power User exam are recommended to complete either Fundamentals 2 or the following courses:

  • Visualizations
  • Statistical Processing
  • Working with Time
  • Comparing Values
  • Result Modification
  • Correlation Analysis
  • Search Under the Hood
  • Introduction to Knowledge Objects
  • Creating Knowledge Objects
  • Creating Field Extractions
  • Data Models
  • Using Choropleth
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.

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