Splunk® Metrics Workspace

Using the Splunk Metrics Workspace

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Download and install the Splunk Metrics Workspace

Download and install the Splunk Metrics Workspace to analyze time series data in Splunk Enterprise.

For Splunk Enterprise versions 7.3 and later, the Splunk Metrics Workspace is pre-installed. See Open the Splunk Metrics Workspace for information on how to launch the app.

For Splunk Enterprise versions 7.2 and earlier, follow these instructions to download and install the Splunk Metrics Workspace.

Download the Splunk Metrics Workspace

Download the Splunk Metrics Workspace from Splunkbase.

  1. Go to Splunk Metrics Workspace on Splunkbase.
  2. Click Download.
  3. Save the file to an accessible location.

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace on Splunk Enterprise

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace on Splunk Enterprise from the command line, from the file system, or in Splunk Web.

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace from the command line

  1. At the command line, enter the following:
    OS Command
    Unix/Linux ./splunk install app <path/packagename>
    Windows splunk install app <path\packagename>

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace from the file system

  1. Unzip the file.
  2. Copy the directory to the correct location:
    OS Location
    Unix/Linux $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps
    Windows %SPLUNK_HOME%\etc\apps

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace using Splunk Web

  1. On the Splunk bar, click the Applications menu, and select Manage Apps.
  2. On the Apps page, click Install App from file.
  3. Click Choose File, navigate to and select the package file for the Splunk Metrics Workspace, and then click Open.
  4. Click Upload.

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace on Splunk Cloud

Install the Splunk Metrics Workspace on your instance of Splunk Cloud.

  1. Log in to your Splunk Cloud instance.
  2. Click Browse more apps.
  3. Search for the Splunk Metrics Workspace.
  4. Click Install.
  5. Type your username and password, and accept the terms and conditions.
  6. Click Login and install.

Update the Splunk Metrics Workspace

Update to version 1.1.6 of the Splunk Metrics Workspace in either the CLI or Splunk Web.

Update the Splunk Metrics Workspace in the CLI

To update the Splunk Metrics Workspace in the CLI, run the following command.
./splunk install app splunk_metrics_workspace -update 1 -auth <username>:<password>

Update the Splunk Metrics Workspace in Splunk Web

Update the Splunk Metrics Workspace in the Splunk Web Apps Management page.

  1. From any page in Splunk Web, click the Applications menu in the Splunk bar and select Manage Apps.
  2. From the list of apps, locate the Splunk Metrics Workspace.
  3. Click Update to 1.1.6.
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Metrics Workspace: 1.1.6


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