Hardware and software requirements for the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS
Splunk admin requirements
To install and configure the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS, you must be a member of the admin or sc_admin roles.
Windows DNS setup requirements
To use the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS, you must enable DNS server debug logging. See Select and enable debug logging options on the DNS server on MS TechNet.
Splunk platform requirements
Because this add-on runs on the Splunk platform, all of the system requirements apply for the Splunk software that you use to run the add-ons.
- For Splunk Enterprise system requirements, see System Requirements in the Splunk Enterprise Installation Manual.
- If you are managing on-premises forwarders to get data into Splunk Cloud, see System Requirements in the Splunk Enterprise Installation Manual, which includes information about forwarders.
Install the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Add-on for Microsoft Windows DNS: 1.0.0, 1.0.1