What's in this manual
The Installation Manual provides the information that you need to install Splunk Enterprise.
- System requirements
- Licensing information
- Procedures for installing
- Procedures for upgrading from a previous version
Install the universal forwarder
To install the Splunk universal forwarder, see Install the universal forwarder software in the Universal Forwarder manual. The universal forwarder is a separate executable with its own set of installation procedures. For an introduction to forwarders, see About forwarding and receiving in the Forwarding Data manual.
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 6.4.0, 6.4.1, 6.4.2, 6.4.3, 6.4.4, 6.4.5, 6.4.6, 6.4.7, 6.5.0, 6.5.1, 6.5.1612 (Splunk Cloud only), 6.5.2, 6.5.3, 6.6.0, 6.6.1