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Summary indexing impact on license volume

Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

Will using summary indexes impact my total indexing volume and my license?

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Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

Yes. Summary indexes do count toward your total daily indexing volume. From a license perspective summary indexes are no different than the main index. The only indexed data that does not count towards your license are Splunk's own log files.

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Super Champion

which is true?

Do they or do they not count against volume?

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Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

This is no longer true.

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Communicator

I downvoted this post because this is plain ol' wrong.

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Builder

I downvoted this post because this is old and now wrong information

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Champion

As of version 4.0.10 and 4.1, summary indexed data DOES NOT count against your license!

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Super Champion

which is true?

Do they or do they not count against volume?

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