Upgrade heavy and light forwarders
To upgrade a heavy or light forwarder, upgrade the Splunk instance that supports it.
Splunk Cloud Platform users, see Upgrade your Forwarders in the Splunk Cloud Platform Admin Manual to upgrade a universal or heavy forwarder.
Splunk Enterprise users, see How to upgrade Splunk Enterprise in the Splunk Enterprise Installation Manual.
Configure forwarders with outputs.conf
Set up load balancing
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud Platform™: 8.1.2103, 8.2.2105, 8.2.2106, 8.2.2109, 8.2.2107, 8.2.2111, 8.2.2112, 8.2.2201, 8.2.2202, 8.2.2203 (latest FedRAMP release), 9.0.2205, 9.0.2208