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™: 9.0.2305 (latest FedRAMP release), 8.2.2201, 8.2.2202, 8.2.2203, 9.0.2205, 9.0.2208, 9.0.2209, 9.0.2303, 8.2.2112