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How long does it take Splunk to index 50GB of syslog data?
How long does it take to run a search through Splunk Web?
Test runs for 80 minutes
How does Splunk behave with other types of data? With more/less data volume? On a different deployment topology? With more search users running different searches, maybe hitting a custom dashboard?
SplunkIt is easily extensible (and different search user profiles included to help you get started)
Python requirements for splunkit-server lowered to 2.6
Upgraded to Selenium 31
Added Splunk 5 support
Integrated console behavior into the splunkit-server scripts
Replaced The Grinder with a test framework based on Pyro - no GUI needed
Removed Apache Ant and Java from system requirements
Simplified setup of splunkit-user role
Added the option to use custom scheduled searches and user searches
Switched from Selenium java client to the Selenium python client
Upgraded to Selenium 27 (from version 15) and added Firefox 14 support
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