Splunk® Supported Add-ons

Splunk Add-on for AWS

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Upgrade the Splunk Add-on for AWS

Upgrade to version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS. Upgrades to version 5.0 are only possible from version 4.6.0 or later.

In version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS, Python 2 support has been 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. (Optional) 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 version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS from Splunkbase
  6. Install version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS
  7. Restart your Splunk Enterprise deployment
  8. Enable all inputs
Last modified on 14 May, 2020
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