Splunk® Enterprise

Managing Indexers and Clusters of Indexers

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View the peer dashboard

This dashboard provides detailed information on the status of a peer node. You can access versions of this dashboard from two locations:

  • On the peer node itself, as described in the topic you're now reading.

Access the peer dashboard

To view the dashboard for the peer node:

1. On the peer node, click Manager in Splunk Web.

2. In the Distributed Environment group, click Clustering.

You can only view this dashboard on a Splunk instance that has already been enabled as a peer.

View the dashboard

Here's how the peer's version of its dashboard looks:

Peer view of peer dashboard.png

The dashboard provides information on the peer's status:

  • Master Location. The master node's IP address and port number.
  • Is registered. Is the peer registered with the master?
  • Replication port. The port on which the peer receives replicated data from other peers.

You will also notice a Configure button at the top of the dashboard. You can click the button to reconfigure the settings for the peer.

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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3, 5.0.4, 5.0.5, 5.0.6, 5.0.7, 5.0.8, 5.0.9, 5.0.10, 5.0.11, 5.0.12, 5.0.13, 5.0.14, 5.0.15, 5.0.16, 5.0.17, 5.0.18


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