Deploy the Splunk OVA for VMware to create a Data Collection Node
See the Install the Splunk OVA for VMware section of the Splunk OVA for VMWare documentation for information on creating and deploying the Splunk OVA for VMWare.
- Download the Splunk OVA for VMware from Splunkbase.
- Set up forwarding to the port on which the Splunk indexer(s) is configured to receive data. See "Enable forwarding on a Splunk Enterprise instance" in the Forwarding Data manual.
Assign user roles for Splunk App for VMware
Configure the data collection node and system settings
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® App for VMware (Legacy): 4.0.4