Installing the Splunk Package

You can install the Splunk package directly on the indexer nodes.

While installing Splunk make sure you install MediaAgent on the indexer peer nodes.


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

    The Instances page appears.

  2. Click Add server > Splunk > Node.

    The Add server dialog box appears.

  3. In the Host Name box, type the name of the host computer where you want to install the Splunk package.
  4. Enter the user name and the password of the host computer.
  5. Select if the operating system installed on the host computer is Windows or UNIX.
  6. To restart the host computer after installing the Splunk package, move the Reboot if required toggle key to the right.
  7. Click Save.

Last modified: 5/26/2020 10:36:41 AM