To help maximize the value of your users receive from Splunk Cloud Platform, the friendly Splunk Customer Success team created this quick reference list that highlights how customers can best start learning to archive data Splunk Cloud Platform. Indexes store the data sent to your Splunk Cloud deployment. You can create, update, delete, and view index properties, modify data retention settings for individual indexes, delete data from indexes, and optimize search performance by managing the number of indexes and the data sources stored in specific indexes. Storage is based on your subscription type. You can also purchase additional data retention capacity.
- Review Splunk Cloud Platform data policies and storage information for ingest-based subscriptions and for workload pricing subscriptions.
- Create a Splunk Cloud Platform index and manage data retention settings. Review how to manage Splunk Cloud Platform indexes and create a cloud index and set up data retention.
- Learn more about the importance of data retention. Review Splunk Cloud Platform service limits and constraints.
- Learn about DDAA and DDSS storage entitlements. Review the Storage section in the Splunk Cloud Platform Service description.