Splunk® Supported Add-ons

Splunk Add-on for AWS

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Upgrade the Splunk Add-on for AWS

Upgrade to the latest version of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services (AWS). Upgrades to version 5.0.2 are possible only from version 4.6.0 or higher.

Starting in version 5.0.1 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS, Python 2 support is removed, and only Python 3 is supported.

  1. Verify that you are running version 8.0.0 of the Splunk platform.
  2. Plan your Splunk Enterprise upgrade to work with the Python 3 migration.
  3. Disable all running inputs.
  4. Upgrade to version 4.6.0 or later of the Splunk Add-on for AWS, if you have not done so already.
    1. Download version 4.6.0 or later of the Splunk Add-on for AWS from Splunkbase.
    2. Install version 4.6.0 or later of the Splunk Add-on for AWS on your Splunk Enterprise deployment.
    3. Restart your Splunk Enterprise deployment.
  5. Download the latest version of the Splunk Add-on for AWS from Splunkbase.
  6. Install the latest version of the Splunk Add-on for AWS.
  7. Restart your Splunk Enterprise deployment.
  8. Enable all inputs.
Last modified on 28 August, 2020
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