New Splunk Apps Website Launches With More Than 400 Apps and Add-Ons
Developers Embrace Splunk^® Enterprise Platform With More Than 100 New Apps
Splunk Worldwide Users' Conference
LAS VEGAS -- October 2, 2013
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK), the leading software platform for real-time
operational intelligence, today announced a new Splunk Apps website with more
than 400 apps and add-ons to help Splunk customers and partners add even more
value to their investment in Splunk software. Splunk developers, partners and
customers have added more than 100 new apps this year.
“Apps play a huge role in making Splunk Enterprise the standard for
monitoring, analyzing and visualizing machine data because they make it even
easier to gain insights from unique or specialized data,” said Markus Zirn,
vice president of product and solutions management, Splunk. “In addition to
the apps that Splunk development teams build and support such as the Splunk
App for Enterprise Security and the Splunk App for VMware, hundreds of
developers, partners and customers also create apps for Splunk software. Each
new app enhances Splunk Enterprise in a different way, ensuring that Splunk
customers gain more value as they correlate and analyze more data across the
“The Splunk Apps website is the ideal vehicle for providing Splunk users with
visibility to our Anomaly Detective app which uses advanced analytics to
detect performance and security issues in vast amounts of streaming data,”
said Mark Jaffe, Chief Executive Officer, Prelert. “It is a significant
contribution to our lead flow and helps to drive our business forward.”
One of the most popular new additions to Splunk Apps in the past few months is
the SNMP Modular Input beta, which has been downloaded more than 1,200 times
since May by organizations that want to gather metrics and trigger alerts from
specialized machine data sources.
New apps and add-ons built and recently delivered by Splunk include:
*New version of the Splunk App for VMware: proactively monitors, provides
comprehensive operational analytics and correlates VMware data with all
other technology tiers beyond virtualization, including applications,
operating systems and hardware infrastructure such as servers, storage and
*New version of the REST API Modular Input: allows developers to extend the
Splunk platform by programmatically gathering and managing external data
sources via REST calls for correlation and data enrichment.
*New version of the Splunk App for SQL Server (beta): provides operational
and security dashboards for real-time insight into Microsoft SQL Server
New apps and add-ons built and delivered by customers, partners and
independent developers include:
*Datasift Social Data Streams Modular Input: Provides insight from social
data streams, allowing organizations to correlate and analyze social media
data together with operational enterprise data.
*Pentaho Business Analytics for Splunk Enterprise: Enables business users
to utilize Pentaho to rapidly visualize and gain additional insights from
*Technology Add-on for pfSense Firewalls: Provides CIM-compliant field
extractions, event types and tags to make it easier to collect data from
pfSense firewalls as part of utilizing Splunk Enterprise as a security
Go to Splunk Apps to learn more.
About Splunk Inc.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) provides the engine for machine data™. Splunk^®
software collects, indexes and harnesses the machine-generatedbig datacoming
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
gainOperational Intelligencethat deepens business and customer
understanding, improves service and uptime, reduces cost and mitigates
cybersecurity risk.Splunk Cloud ™is a service that delivers Splunk
Enterprise in the cloud for large scale productionenvironments.Splunk
Storm^®, a cloud-based subscription service, is used by organizations
developing and running applications in the cloud.
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