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Become proficent in Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud basics

Demonstrate you can search, use fields and lookups, and create alerts, basic statistical reports and dashboards. Take this entry-level certification to show you know the Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud fundamentals.




Who should take this exam?

This is an optional entry point to the Splunk Certification program designed for candidates with little to no Splunk experience or prior knowledge.

Career changer

Demonstrate a base knowledge of Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud platforms.

New customer

Learn foundational skills to unlock the power of the Splunk platform.

Data analyst

Show your basic proficiency at using the Splunk platform to turn data into doing.


Certify your abilities to navigate and use Splunk software

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Exam Details:

  • Level: Entry-level
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Length: 60 minutes
  • Format: 60 multiple choice questions
  • Pricing: $130 USD per exam attempt
  • Delivery: Exam is given by our testing partner Pearson VUE



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