Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform was released on September 8, 2021.
About this release
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform is compatible with the following software, CIM versions, and platforms:
|Splunk platform versions||8.0.x, 8.1.x, 8.2.x|
|Vendor Products||Google Cloud Pub/Sub |
Google Cloud CloudMonitor service
Google Cloud Billing (Deprecated)
Google Cloud Storage
The field alias functionality is compatible with the current version of this add-on. The current version of this add-on does not support older field alias configurations.
For more information about the field alias configuration change, refer to the Splunk Enterprise Release Notes.
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform contains the following new features.
- Added native support for Cloud Storage - Usage log format.
Previously this data was ingested in the generic
- UI component upgrades for compatibility with future versions of the Splunk software (jQuery removal).
- The billing API used to fetch billing data is now deprecated. Users won't be able to ingest billing data using the billing input.
- Self-Service restart fix. Rolling restarts have been eliminated.
- The sourcetype:
google:gcp:buckets:accesslogs, which has been configured to work with the Change data model in the Common Information Model (CIM).
- Improved CIM support for storage access events.
See Choose your Splunk Enterprise upgrade path for the Python 3 migration to learn more about migrating your deployment to Python3.
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform fixes the following issues:
|Date resolved||Issue number||Description|
|2021-08-19||ADDON-39648||Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform 3.0.2 throwing many script errors|
|2020-07-24||ADDON-27084||GCP add-on retrieving bucket data is unable to correctly event break data|
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform contains the following known issues. If no issues appear below, no issues have yet been reported:
Third-party software attributions
Version 3.1.1 of the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform incorporates the following third-party software or libraries:
Source types for the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform
Release history for the Splunk Add-on for Google Cloud Platform
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Supported Add-ons: released, released