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Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.


The Splunk OpenTelemetry Collector for Kubernetes is a Helm chart for the Splunk Distribution of OpenTelemetry Collector. This chart creates a Kubernetes DaemonSet along with other Kubernetes objects in a Kubernetes cluster and provides a unified way to receive, process and export metric, trace, and log data for:
- Splunk Enterprise
- Splunk Cloud Platform
- Splunk Observability Cloud

Check the Splunk Observability Cloud documentation for full details on Kubernetes configuration using the Splunk OpenTelemetry Collector for Kubernetes, including:


When your Splunk deployment is ingesting Kubernetes data, you can use it to achieve the following Security use cases:

You can also use the data to achieve the following Observability use cases: