Asset Management Leader Embraces Splunk’s Big Data Approach
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for
real-time operational intelligence, today announced that BlackRock is
significantly expanding its usage of Splunk® Enterprise. BlackRock
Technology initially deployed Splunk software in 2012 and saw immediate
success. Due to the proven value from the initial deployment, BlackRock
recently decided to triple the size of its Splunk Enterprise license to
address a broader range of requirements.
Leading security teams consider all data to be security-relevant and
need a solution that can scale with exponentially growing volumes of
data and perform big data security analytics. The use of Splunk software
helps firms create a more effective big data security infrastructure to
counter emerging and advanced threats.
“More than 2,500 organizations worldwide utilize Splunk Enterprise as
their security intelligence platform to enable security analysts and
architects to search, monitor and analyze security data from one place,”
said Vishal Rao, vice president of Americas, Splunk. “Splunk Enterprise
is an award-winning security product because it can do what traditional
technologies cannot - index and analyze all security-relevant data to
create a 360 degree situational awareness within organizations.”
Find out why Gartner
named Splunk a leader in the 2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security
Information and Event Management, and learn more about utilizing Splunk
software for security intelligence.
BlackRock is one of the top ten investors in Splunk Inc. at the time
of this announcement.
About Splunk Inc.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) provides the engine for machine data™. Splunk®
software collects, indexes and harnesses the machine-generated big
data coming from the websites, applications, servers, networks,
sensors and mobile devices that power business. Splunk software enables
organizations to monitor, search, analyze, visualize and act on massive
streams of real-time and historical machine data. More than 6,000
enterprises, universities, government agencies and service providers in
over 90 countries use Splunk Enterprise to gain Operational
Intelligence that deepens business and customer understanding,
improves service and uptime, reduces cost and mitigates cybersecurity
Cloud™ is a service that delivers Splunk Enterprise in the cloud for
large-scale production environments. Splunk
Storm®, a cloud-based subscription service, is used by organizations
developing and running applications in the cloud. Hunk™:
Splunk Analytics for Hadoop is a fully integrated analytics platform
for Hadoop that enables everyone in an organization to interactively
explore, analyze and visualize historical data in Hadoop.
To learn more, please visit www.splunk.com/company.
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Hunk, Splunk Cloud, Splunk Storm and SPL are trademarks and registered
trademarks of Splunk Inc. in the United States and other countries. All
other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their
respective owners. © 2013 Splunk Inc. All rights reserved.
Tom Stilwell, 415-852-5561
Ken Tinsley, 415-848-8476
Source: Splunk Inc.