Overview of the Splunk Plug-in for Eclipse

The Splunk® Plug-in for Eclipse provides tooling to support creating projects in the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE) with the Splunk Software Development Kit (SDK) for Java.

The plug-in adds extensions to the Eclipse software development platform to simplify creating projects using the Splunk SDK for Java. The plug-in provides:

  • A new "Splunk SDK for Java" project type.
  • A set of code templates for common tasks using the Splunk SDK for Java, plus optional data parsing and logging capabilities.

Keep reading to learn more about system requirements, installation procedures, and how to get started using the plug-in.