Send metrics to a metrics index
If you gather metrics data, you can send the data directly to a metrics index using an HTTP Event Collector (HEC).
The most updated instructions for sending data to a metrics index are in the following topics in the Splunk Enterprise Metrics Manual:
Automate indexed field extractions with HTTP Event Collector
HTTP Event Collector REST API endpoints
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud Platform™: 8.2.2203, 8.2.2105, 8.2.2106, 8.2.2107, 8.2.2109, 8.2.2111, 8.2.2112, 8.2.2201 (latest FedRAMP release), 8.2.2202, 8.1.2103