Perform a Test Backup and Restore of the Splunk Cluster

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To verify that the Splunk cluster is set up correctly, perform a test backup and restore.

Back Up the Cluster

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Big data.

    The Apps page appears.

  2. In the row for the cluster, click the action button , and then click Back up.

    The Select backup level dialog box appears.

  3. Click OK.

Restore the Cluster

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Big data.

    The Apps page appears.

  2. In the row for the cluster, click the action button , and then click Restore.

    The Backup content page appears.

  3. Select the indexes that you want to restore, and then click Restore.

    The Restore dialog box appears.

  4. Click OK.