Version 2.1.0
Plugin type:
Enterprise support:
Confluent supported
Confluent Tested
Apache 2.0
DocumentationSource code

Splunk Sink Connector

A sink connector for writing Apache Kafka records to Splunk via Splunk HTTP Event Collector(HEC). The connector supports in-flight data transformation and enrichment.- High scalability, allowing linear scaling, limited only by the hardware supplied to the Kafka Connect environment, high reliability via at-least-once delivery, and support for ingestion of Kafka Record headers.


Confluent Hub CLI installation

Use the Confluent Hub client to install this connector with:
confluent-hub install splunk/kafka-connect-splunk:2.1.0

Download installation

Or download the ZIP file and extract it into one of the directories that is listed on the Connect worker's plugin.path configuration properties. This must be done on each of the installations where Connect will be run.
By downloading you agree to the terms of use and software license agreement.

Configure an instance of your connector

Once installed, you can then create a connector configuration file with the connector's settings, and deploy that to a Connect worker.See here for more detailed instructions.


Confluent supports Splunk Sink connector version 1.1.1 and later, as part of a Confluent Platform subscription.