SplunkTrust is a most valuable person (MVP) program that is run by Splunk to recognize the Splunk Community leaders. SplunkTrust members are extremely knowledgeable about Splunk products and are incredibly helpful to other users in the community.
How to become a SplunkTrust member
SplunkTrust membership is awarded based on user contributions to the Splunk community through Splunk Answers, chat, user groups, or speaking at Splunk and industry events. Leaders are also identified through their efforts outside of Splunk’s community programs such as building internal communities within their respective organizations, writing blogs, or maintaining resource sites to help enable other users.
SplunkTrust membership is open to Splunk customers and partners only. Membership is awarded each year at the Splunk users conference,.conf. The application and nomination period is open during summer every year.
What SplunkTrust members get from the program
There are a variety of benefits that come with being in the SplunkTrust. Members receive the following perks:
- A Splunk fez and pin
- A free pass to .conf the year after they are inducted
- Splunk Education credits
- Quarterly meetings with Splunk product management
- An annual summit to collaborate with Splunkers and fellow members
- The right to display the SplunkTrust icon on public profiles
This documentation applies to the following versions of Get Started with Splunk Community: 1.0