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The HTTP Event Collector (HEC) is a fast and efficient way to send data to Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud. (updated: 1623236430200)

Splunk HTTP Event Collector

The HTTP Event Collector (HEC) lets you send data and application events to a Splunk deployment over the HTTP and Secure HTTP (HTTPS) protocols.

Overview

Splunk HTTP Event Collector (HEC) is a fast and efficient way to send data to Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud. Notably, HEC enables you to send data over HTTP (or HTTPS) directly to Splunk Enterprise or Splunk Cloud from your application. HEC was created with application developers in mind, so that all it takes is a few lines of code added to an app for the app to send data.

API INFO: The Base URL used for the splunk-http-event-collector connector is [protocol]://[host]:[port]. More information can be found on their main API documentation (v8.2) site.

All Operations

Latest version:

1.0

Send event

Send one or multiple events to your Splunk account using the HTTP event collector.