Backing Up Splunk Data

You can perform a full backup operation of the Splunk data.


  1. From the navigation pane, click Protect > Big data.

    The Instances page appears.

  2. Click an instance name.

    The selected instance page appears.

  3. In the Subclients section, click default.

    The default page appears.

  4. Click Back up now.

    The Select backup level dialog box appears.

  5. To run a full backup operation, select Full.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Optional: To view the backup job details, in the Backup section, click Jobs. Then, click the job ID to view job summary.


A backup job is created. You can monitor the job progress, kill the job, or suspend the job.

For information about monitoring all the jobs in the Command Center environment, see Jobs.

Last modified: 5/25/2020 12:29:11 PM