System Requirements for Splunk

Updated

Verify that your environment meets the system requirements.

Supported Versions for Splunk

Splunk 6.0 and more recent versions.

Linux Environments

  • Logical Volume Manager (LVM) volume groups must have adequate free space for creating the IntelliSnap snapshots. The default COW cache size is set to 4096 MB or 10% of the volume size, whichever is greater.

  • If the ports between the master node and the other cluster nodes are blocked, the nodes must connect through a firewall.

Operating Systems and Processor Architectures

Linux

Operating Systems

Processor architectures

Debian 8.x

  • x86

  • x64

Red Hat Enterprise Linux/CentOS 7.x with glibc 2.17.x or a more recent version

  • x86

  • x64

Red Hat Enterprise Linux/CentOS 6.x with glibc 2.12.x

  • x64

SuSE Linux 12 (Initial Release/SP1/SP2/SP3/SP4/SP5) with glibc 2.19.x

  • x86

  • x64

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

  • x86

  • x64

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

  • x86

  • x64

Windows

Operating Systems

Processor architectures

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Editions

All Windows-compatible processors are supported

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Editions

All Windows-compatible processors are supported