Splunk Empowers IT, Security and Business Teams with Better Data Decisions from Machine Learning
Machine Learning Capabilities Drive New Versions of Splunk Products
SAN FRANCISCO & ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
.conf2016 - Splunk
Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for
real-time Operational Intelligence, today announced new versions of
Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI), Splunk
Enterprise Security (ES) and Splunk User Behavior Analytics (UBA).
Available on-premises or in the cloud, the newest versions of Splunk
solutions leverage machine learning to make it faster and easier to
maximize the value machine data can deliver to organizations.
learning is bringing big data analytics into a new era, and Splunk
is enabling companies to use predictive analytics to help optimize IT,
security and business operations. Machine learning is being integrated
as a core capability of the Splunk portfolio with packaged or custom
algorithms to operationalize machine data in a variety of valuable use
cases such as:
Focused Investigation: Identify and resolve IT and security
incidents by automatically detecting anomalies and patterns in data.
Intelligent Alerting: Reduce alert fatigue by identifying
normal patterns for specific sets of circumstances.
Predictive Actions: Anticipate and react to circumstances such
as proactive maintenance that might otherwise disrupt operations or
Business Optimization: Forecast demand, manage inventory and
react to changing conditions through analysis of historical data and
"Digital transformation has changed the way that organizations work. The
big secret is that all of the change is underpinned by machine data.
Machine learning enables organizations to get deeper insights from their
machine data and ultimately increases the opportunity our customers can
gain from digital transformation," said Doug Merritt, President and CEO,
Splunk. "The enterprise machine data fabric is the foundation for
managing and deriving insights from that data at scale - and only Splunk
provides the end-to-end analytics platform and ecosystem to support it."
"At Intuit, we have grown and thrived for over thirty years by
constantly transforming and re-inventing ourselves. Splunk has been a
key technology in our journey for nearly ten years," said Brian Ellison,
vice president and chief architect at Intuit. "Hundreds of our employees
go to Splunk solutions every day for answers and insights into complex
IT and business questions. Splunk's use of machine
learning will strengthen its platform and can drive more value for our
employees and customers."
"Splunk supports pre-packaged content and visualizations for a wide
variety of use cases, including IT operations, security and business
analytics," said Jason Stamper, data platforms and analytics analyst,
451 Research. "This is making Splunk-based analytics available to an
increasing variety of IT and business users. With a broad integration of
machine learning, Splunk provides a comprehensive answer to one of the
biggest challenges facing modern organizations: how to harness diverse,
prevalent and increasingly profuse amounts of data to gain valuable
Splunk Cloud and Splunk Enterprise 6.5: New Innovations in Machine
Learning and Data Analysis
Splunk Cloud and Splunk Enterprise make it even faster and easier to
maximize the value of machine data. Splunk Cloud and Splunk Enterprise
6.5, generally available today, now provide custom machine learning and
deliver a totally new user experience for data analysis and preparation,
and much more. With Splunk Enterprise 6.5, customers can:
Harness the power of machine learning with advanced analytics
delivered by a rich set of commands and a guided workbench to create
custom machine learning models for IT, security and business use cases.
Simplify data preparation and expand data analysis to a wider range of
users with a new intuitive interface and table data views designed for
both specialist and occasional users.
Lower on-premises TCO through tighter integration with Hadoop.
Organizations can now roll historical data to Hadoop and utilize
hybrid search to analyze all of their data in Splunk.
Splunk Enterprise or try
Splunk Cloud today. You can learn more about what's new in Splunk
Enterprise 6.5 and Splunk
Cloud on the Splunk website.
Splunk ITSI: Simplify Operations, Prioritize Problems and Align IT
Through Machine Learning
Splunk ITSI, built on the powerful Splunk Platform, is a machine
learning-powered monitoring solution that employs analytics to help
organizations find root cause faster and lower mean-time-to-resolution
by providing unified service visibility, detecting emerging problems,
and simplifying incident investigations and workflows. Splunk ITSI 2.4,
generally available today, applies machine learning to event data to
help improve productivity across IT and the business. Splunk ITSI can
Improve service operations with pre-built machine learning by
baselining normal operational patterns to dynamically adapt
thresholds, thereby reducing alert fatigue, improving analysis and
Present real-time service insights and drive decision making by
prioritizing incidents through event analytics, such as multivariate
anomaly detection, supported with business and services context.
Gain a single view of operations with an intuitive interface that
prevents costly customizations through the flexibility, speed and
scale of the Splunk platform.
Sign up for a free
online sandbox of Splunk ITSI or learn more about Splunk
ITSI on the Splunk website.
Splunk ES and Splunk UBA: Advance Analytics-Driven Security with
Adaptive Response and Improved Threat Detection
Splunk advances its analytics-driven security vision and security
analytics leadership with the new releases of Splunk ES and Splunk UBA.
Splunk ES 4.5 provides a common interface for automating retrieval,
sharing and response in multi-vendor environments. Splunk UBA 3.0
delivers new machine learning models, additional data sources and
content updates of use cases. Splunk security updates help customers:
Improve detection, investigation and remediation times by centrally
automating retrieval, sharing and response through Adaptive Response
and analytics-driven decision making in Splunk ES.
Simplify analysis by understanding the impact of security metrics
within a logical or physical Glass Table view in Splunk ES.
Improve threat detection with use case updates in Splunk UBA, and gain
targeted detection by prioritizing outcomes generated by packaged
machine learning-based anomaly detection.
Splunk ES 4.5 and Splunk UBA 3.0 will be generally available by October
31. Learn more about Splunk
ES and Splunk
UBA on the Splunk website.
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 provides the enterprise machine data fabric that drives digital
transformation. More than 12,000 customers in over 110 countries use
Splunk in the cloud and on-premises. Join millions of passionate users
by trying Splunk for free: http://www.splunk.com/free-trials.
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