Splunk Customers Demonstrate Success on the AWS Cloud
New Splunk App for AWS Now Available on Splunk Light for $3/day
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), the leading software platform for real-time
Operational Intelligence, today announced that customers across
virtually every industry and geography are benefitting from the agility
of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and visibility that Splunk® solutions
provide to get the most from their cloud deployments. Customers
including analyticsMD, Cox Automotive, Eastman Chemical Company,
EnerNOC, FamilySearch, Illumina, Travis Perkins and Yelp rely on Splunk
solutions to help achieve increased levels of security and operational
efficiency by gaining real-time insight into their AWS Cloud
applications and infrastructure.
"Cloud computing and machine data are foundational to digital
transformation and continuous innovation, and AWS and Splunk are
committed to helping customers succeed in these critical categories,"
said Cheryln Chin, vice president of global partners, Splunk. "For
customers to take full advantage of the benefits of the cloud, they need
end-to-end visibility across their entire AWS environment. Splunk
solutions enhance the value customers get by enabling real-time insight
into their AWS infrastructure."
"analyticsMD is trusted by U.S. hospitals to provide real-time
visibility into what's happening on the ground and help them make
instant decisions, and Splunk Light is critical for helping us maintain
that real time insight and action," said Ian Christopher, chief
technical officer, analyticsMD. "We ingest data from our healthcare
partners from around the country; Splunk Light allows us to proactively
monitor issues and detect anomalies in the system before they become a
problem. Now that we can also use Splunk Light and the Splunk App for
AWS to manage our AWS environment, Splunk is becoming our go-to
"Using AWS and Splunk solutions together gives Cox Automotive an
advantage by helping us use data to fuel the business," said Steven
Hatch, technology manager at Cox Automotive. "We generate massive
amounts of data per day across all of the Cox Automotive infrastructure,
including brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book. We rely upon the
integration of the Splunk App for AWS and Splunk Cloud with AWS to
understand the health of production systems and to give our engineering
and development teams insight into new software releases. It raised our
efficiency and visibility to new levels, helping to protect our current
revenue sources and opening our eyes to new revenue streams."
"The Splunk App for AWS has been essential to Eastman Chemical's journey
to becoming a cloud-first company," said Matthew Campbell, senior
systems analyst, Eastman Chemical Company. "We collect and analyze
virtually every AWS data source using the Splunk platform. Together,
Splunk Enterprise and AWS Cloud help us be more proactive against
security threats such as phishing, offer better availability to improve
the customer experience, and analyze historical data to develop forward
thinking security practices. Using the Splunk App for AWS, we are more
proactive with real-time monitoring to understand who created an
environment, when an instance was stopped or started, and if any
specific activity triggered a security alert."
"Splunk continues to be a driving force in the area of machine data
analysis, continuously delivering innovative solutions to keep pace with
customer demands," said Terry Wise, vice president of worldwide partner
ecosystem, Amazon Web Services, Inc. "The value of the AWS and Splunk
collaboration is consistently demonstrated in the compelling customer
success stories we see around the world and across all industries."
New Splunk Solutions for AWS Customers and AWS Program Achievements
At AWS re:Invent 2016, Splunk is delivering version 5.0 of the Splunk
App for AWS, a free app that delivers a prebuilt set of dashboards
and reports containing key operational, security and billing insights.
The new Splunk App for AWS is available for the first time ever on Splunk
Light in addition to Splunk
Enterprise and Splunk
Cloud. The new version delivers an extended set of enhanced
dashboards, advanced billing insights into reserved versus on-demand AWS
instances, and integrated machine learning customers need to identify
cost optimization improvements and security anomalies. Splunk Light is a
comprehensive solution for small IT environments that automates log
search and analysis. With this access, small IT teams and developers
leveraging AWS gain access to Splunk‘s powerful end-to-end visibility
and insights at an entry price point of $3.00 per day (billed monthly).
After passing a rigorous audit, Splunk is one of the first AWS Partner
Network (APN) partners to achieve AWS
IoT Competency status. Achieving the AWS IoT Competency
differentiates Splunk as an APN member that has demonstrated relevant
technical proficiency and proven customer success, delivering solutions
seamlessly on the AWS Cloud. To receive the designation, Splunk
demonstrated deep AWS expertise and underwent an assessment to validate
the security, performance and reliability of Splunk solutions. Splunk
has achieved several other AWS Competencies, including Government, Big
Data and Security.
Splunk continues to be the ideal fit for public sector entities turning
to the cloud for flexible, scalable and cost-effective infrastructure.
In addition to holding the AWS Government Competency, Splunk is one of
the first APN Partners to join the new AWS Public Sector Partner
Program, designed to recognize partners with solutions and experience in
delivering government, education, and non-profit customer mission around
the world. Splunk
Cloud is available on AWS GovCloud (US), ensuring government
agencies can securely harness the power of Operational Intelligence from
machine-generated data through Splunk Cloud.
Get up to date information on all the Splunk activities happening at AWS
re:Invent 2016 by visiting: https://www.splunk.com/en_us/about-us/events/aws-reinvent.html.
More information on the collaboration between Splunk and AWS can be
About Splunk Inc.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) is the market leader in analyzing machine
data to deliver Operational Intelligence for security, IT and the
business. Splunk® software provides the enterprise machine data fabric
that drives digital transformation. More than 12,000 customers in over
110 countries use Splunk solutions in the cloud and on-premises. Join
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