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Online testing for Splunk

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Your certification journey starts here.

Take an exam online from the comfort of your home or office.

The OnVUE experience: Check out the information below to start your online testing experience off on the right foot.

Before exam day

Perform a system test

Make sure to do the required system test and exam simulation before exam day.*

Run system test

*Issues? Check out the technical requirements.

Find your testing space

Find a quiet, distraction-free area in your home or office to take your exam.

Testing advice

Get your ID ready

Your ID must be valid and up to date. Does your program have specific ID policies?

View ID requirements

Need to schedule, reschedule, or cancel? Manage exam appointment

On exam day

STEP 1. Prepare your testing space

Clear your desk/workspace of unnecessary and prohibited items. Review our Exam rules / testing advice for specifics.

STEP 2. Prepare your computer

Disconnect any additional monitors and be sure to close all other open applications. Don't forget to perform the system test, too!

STEP 3. Check-in for your exam

You can begin the check in process up to 30 minutes prior to your appointment. Get started here.

Ready to check-in for your exam? Sign in now

Additional information

All communication with the proctor is done in English, unless you see the "Select proctor language" page during the scheduling process.

REVIEW ID POLICIES (Prior to Exam Day):

Please be prepared to show two (2) valid form of unexpired, Government issued personal ID.

  • The Government issued ID must have your signature and must have your photo
  • The name on the registration must match the names on the Government issued ID exactly

Please note that we are unable to accept the following ID’s for an online proctored exam.

  • Renewal forms with expired ID’s
  • Government Issued name change documents with Government ID


  • Click the sign in button above
  • Click on your exam under 'Purchased Online Exams'
  • Click “Begin” and proceed through the self check-in process and wait for a Proctor to connect with you

We recommend logging in 15 minutes early to start the check-in process. YOU WILL ONLY HAVE up to 15 minutes after your scheduled appointment time to begin the exam process

Please note you are required to have a clean and clutter free workstation. During check-in, the Greeter will ask you to perform a room and desk scan and will inspect any materials near your workstation.

This exam admission process also includes the following Enhanced Security Protocol admission steps: Digital Photograph.

Country Restrictions

There are some restrictions to which countries OP is allowed. OP is allowed in all geographies, except the following countries: Slovenia, China, South Korea, Japan, and embargoed countries (North Korea, Cuba, Sudan, and Iran).

Last updated 2020-12-14