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Standardize the documentation naming conventions.

I am downloading a large set of the Splunk documentation and noticed something slightly annoying about the current naming standard. Currently, it appears to be formatted as:
[Parent Topic]-[VERSION]-[Sub-Topic]-[Function].pdf
Ex 1. VMW-3.4.0-Configuration.pdf
Ex 2. BulletGraph-1.1.0-BulletGraphViz.pdf

The problem is when downloading these guides in mass (many organizations have a need for this), since the naming standard is not model by hierarchy, they become jumbled in alphabetical order.

Suggested fix:
[3 Character Function Code]-[Parent Topic]-[Sub-Topic]-[Version]
Ex 1. VMW-3.4.0-Configuration.pdf
>>> App-VMW-Configuration-3.4.0.pdf
Ex 2. BulletGraph-1.1.0-BulletGraphViz.pdf
>>> Viz-BulletGraph-1.1.0.pdf
In this way, when multiple files are downloaded (sorted alphabetically automatically) the guides are grouped by function category, product/application, sub-topic/purpose, and then version. Just a suggestion.

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