Accredited Sales Engineer I
To become a qualified Splunk Accredited Sales Engineer you will need to complete the following online courses and exams.
This learning path provides information to help SEs assist with technical demos and presentations during the sales cycle. It covers Splunk sales messaging, how to position Splunk platform solutions (Splunk Cloud and Splunk Enterprise) plus Splunk premium solutions (Splunk ITSI, Splunk ES, Phantom & UBA). You will learn to communicate the technical details of Splunk, conduct a Splunk demo and uncover customer pain points.
Reseller Partners can access these free of charge.
The Certification exams are held by PearsonVue Examination Centers and cost $125.00 USD per exam.
This virtual 9 hour class (over 2 days) teaches you how to search and navigate in Splunk, use fields, get statistics from your data, create reports, dashboards, lookups, and alerts. It will also introduce you to Splunk’s datasets features and Pivot interface.
This class is provided as free e-learning, to register click on the link to be directed to the Splunk training website:
Splunk Fundamentals 2 focuses on searching and reporting commands as well as on the creation of knowledge objects.
Major topics include using transforming commands and visualizations, filtering and formatting results, correlating events, creating knowledge objects, using field aliases and calculated fields, creating tags and event types, using macros, creating workflow actions and data models, and normalizing data with the Common Interface Model (CIM).
This class is provided as free e-learning, to register login to the Splunk partner portal.
Accessed through the Splunk Partner Learning at no cost.
Splunk Cloud Service Description
IT Operations 101(Basic)
Splunk for Industrial IOT
Splunk Support for Partners
Demo Components Best Practices
Discovery for ITOps
Splunk Partner SE Resources
Value selling cookbook
When you’re ready to take a Splunk Certification exam, please view the Exam-Registration-Tutorial for registration assistance. As a reminder, each exam attempt costs US$125. Bulk registration vouchers can be purchased at a discounted price of five registrations for US$500.
How to register for your exam
There are three ways to purchase a PearsonVUE registration voucher:
1) Directly from PearsonVUE
This is the most streamlined approach. Follow the steps for account creation and exam registration provided at www.pearsonvue.com/splunk
Payment will be collected at the time of registration. You can also visit the Pearson VUE voucher store for direct purchase.
2) From Splunk (as an individual)
Log into your existing account at Splunk.com/Education to purchase a registration code. Payment can be made via credit card or existing Splunk Education credits. Splunk will email you a unique registration code, which can be used for registration at www.pearsonvue.com/splunk .
3) From Splunk (as an account)
Your Splunk Sales Rep can add certification exams to any deal. Once the number of vouchers has been requested, Splunk will email your unique registration codes, which can be used for registration at www.pearsonvue.com/splunk
All scheduled exams are subject to a minimum 24-hour cancellation and/or rescheduling policy. Failure to cancel or reschedule an exam within this timeframe results in forfeiture of registration fee.
One of the best trainers I've had - keeps content relevant & explains the tasks in easily understood language. Extremely knowledgeable in all fields relating to the content. Well paced & accommodated to everyone's questions & progress.
Participant, Splunk Enterprise Data Administration