Splunk Training & Certification- Power User & Admin

Access Duration - 365 Days
4.5( 4 REVIEWS )

What Will I Learn?

Understand Splunk Power User/ Admin concepts
Apply various Splunk techniques to visualise data using different graphs and dashboards
Implement Splunk in the organisation to Analyse and Monitor systems for operational intelligence
Implement Splunk Indexers, Search Heads, Forwarder, Deployment Servers & Deployers
Troubleshoot different application logs issues using SPL (Search Processing Language)


Splunk products and software are used in almost all parts of the globe (with a number of Fortune 500 companies being part of the user and client list of Splunk). Splunk is in demand in Europe, North America, Asia and Africa and the Middle East. Learning Splunk helps you exploit a greater number of IT related career opportunities and helps you attain career growth and a greater salary. Splunk is therefore very productive towards your IT career and you can learn it through many different ways.

This Certification Training for Splunk Power Users and Administrators covers principles required for both Splunk Power Users and Splunk Administrators. You will learn their functions, responsibilities and be ready for implementation by the end of this training. Training lets you work with configuration files and settings, use Search and Report commands, use different information objects and so much more.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by CPD. At Global Edulink, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course.  Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

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  • Who is this Course for?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Career Path & Progression
The course will be delivered directly to you, and from the date you joined the course you have 12 months of access to the online learning platform. The course is self-paced, and you can complete it in stages at any time.
  • Business Analysts and Data Analysts who want to gain knowledge of Splunk development for creating Apps and Dashboards
  • IT Operations, IT Monitoring, IT Support, & Data Center teams
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background
In order to complete the course successfully, learners will take an online assessment. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the ‘Splunk Training & Certification- Power User & Admin’ certificate by CPD.
CPD is an internationally recognised qualification that will make your CV standout and encourage employers to see your motivation at expanding your skills and knowledge in an enterprise.
Once you successfully complete the course, you will gain an accredited qualification that will prove your skills and expertise in the subject matter. With this qualification you can further expand your knowledge by studying related courses on this subject, or you can go onto get a promotion or salary increment in your current job role. Below given are few of the jobs this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to http://payscale.com/
  • Business Analyst – Up to £58k per annum
  • Data Analyst – Up to £50k per annum

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction to Machine Data & Splunk Basics
What is Machine Data & its challenges?
Need for Splunk and its features
Splunk Products and their Use-Case
Download and Install Splunk
Splunk Components: Search Head, Indexer, Forwarder, Deployment Server, & License Master
Splunk Architecture
Splunk Licensing options
2: User Management & Splunk Configuration Files
Introduction to Authentication techniques
User Creation and Management
Splunk Admin Role & Responsibilities
Data Ageing
Introduction to Splunk configuration files (7)
Managing the. conf files
3: Data Ingestion, Splunk Search, and Reporting Commands
Learn the various data onboarding techniques
Via flat files
Via UF (Universal Forwarder)
Implement Basic search commands in Splunk
Understand the use of time ranges while searching
Learn Reporting & Transforming commands in 
4: Knowledge Objects-I
Splunk Knowledge
Categories of Splunk Knowledge
Field extraction
Event types
5: Knowledge Objects-II
What are lookups?
Defining a lookup
Configuring an automatic lookup
Using the lookup in searches and reports
Workflow action
Creating and managing tags
Defining and searching field aliases
Overview of Data Model
6 Splunk Alerts, Visualizations, Reports, & Dashboards
Create Alerts triggered on certain conditions 
Different Splunk Visualizations
Create Reports with search results
Create Dashboards with different Charts and other visualizations
Set permissions for Reports and Dashboard
Create Reports and schedule them using cron schedule
Share Dashboard with other teams
7: Splunk Clustering Techniques
Install Splunk on Linux OS
Use the frequently used Splunk CLI commands
Learn the best practices while setting up a Clustering environment
Splunk Clustering
Implement Search Head Clustering
Implement Indexer Clustering
Deploy an App on the Search Head cluster
8: Case Studies & Project Discussion

Students feedback


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    Carmen Ball

    January 20, 2021

    The difficult concepts have been explained very clearly. I recommend this course for everyone to get started with Splunk.

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    Reed Ryan

    December 01, 2020
    Great way of learning

    A great way of learning the important concepts for the Splunk admin certification.

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    Rene Smith

    November 18, 2020
    Very thorough

    A very thorough course which makes learning Splunk as straightforward and easy as possible

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    Sidney Perry

    October 16, 2020
    Clear format

    The complicated material was presented in a quick, clean, and clear format that I really appreciated. Easy to follow and understand.

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