Splunk at Hadoop World

This week Splunk was at a very packed Hadoop World in NYC. We announced the planned availability of Splunk Enterprise with Hadoop at the event and the timing could not have been better.

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SplunkLive Hong Kong 2011

Crossroads Foundation using Splunk for just about everything!

April 14 2011 marked the second SplunkLive in Hong Kong, also the home of our Asia Pacific & Japan headquarters, led by the avuncular Robert Lau.

The venue this time was the Sheraton hotel, Kowloon. The location offered an impressive perspective of the soaring Hong Kong skyline, set across Victoria Harbour and framed by the backdrop of mountains. What was also palpable was the ‘round the clock’ hum of commerce and humanity.

This energy extended into the SplunkLive event, which buzzed with over 100 attendees from industries that included telecoms, finance, gaming, government and a non-profit organization you’ll hear about below. First, I would like to thank our partners at the event, …

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SplunkLive Singapore 2011

NTU gaining real-time visibility across all security relevant data

Aviva Splunking AS400 logs + Windows, Unix and Linux to meet compliance

Great China Telecoms company using Splunk to deliver Operational Intelligence for value added services

April 12 2011 marked the second SplunkLive in Singapore, with nearly double the number of attendees from just a year ago. The Splunk team in Asia has also doubled in size during the same time-frame, to better service customers and the appetite for Splunk.

Run jointly with our partner Systex, attendees got to see our latest product release in action – Splunk 4.2. They also got to hear about 2 in-depth customer case studies.

Nanyang Technological University

The first customer speaker was James …

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SplunkLive Australia, Melbourne, Singapore and Hong Kong

We just completed four SplunkLive events in four striking locations across Asia Pacific – the bayside cities of Sydney and Melbourne and the island cities of Singapore and Hong Kong. Interest levels were high at each event with packed audiences throughout. Companies attending included communications service providers, financial institutions, governmental institutions and educational institutions, all seeking to find out more about the ways they can use Splunk. A key part of SplunkLive is hearing from customers and at the Sydney and Melbourne events we were lucky enough to have Corporate Express present their story.

Shaun Butler and Luke Harris – Corporate Express

Shaun is Senior Technology Specialist and Luke is Senior Systems Engineer at Corporate Express, a leading supplier of …

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SplunkLive San Diego

L’Abeurge Del Mar was the dazzling oceanside venue for SplunkLive San Diego, April 2010. The full house of attendees included customers and users from the Federal Government, innovative startups and Fortune 500 companies. Hats off to our logistics team for selecting such a stunning venue and to our two customer speakers for equally stunning presentations:

Robert Roth, Senior Director, Service Engineering Team

Sony Network Entertainment

Robert is the Senior Director of Service Engineering at Sony Network Entertainment, the group within Sony responsible for the global delivery infrastructure of all their digital and online products – movies, music, PlayStation network games, etc. Robert is responsible for the infrastructure, ensuring the availability, performance, scalability and quality assurance of the customer experience and …

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Splunk Live! Atlanta 2010

On a crisp and wet Wednesday morning, the W hotel played host to SplunkLive Atlanta 2010. 100 attendees packed the well-heeled conference room, all eager to learn more about Splunk, get burning questions answered and connect with peers.

As with other SplunkLive events, we invited customer speakers to share their experiences with Splunk. On this occasion we had three speakers and every one of them was stellar.

John Daniely – Atlanta Journal Constitution

The first speaker was John Daniely, from Atlanta Journal Constitution, the only major daily in Atlanta and somewhat of an institution enjoying a daily readership of 2.3 million visitors.

John and his team are responsible for all aspects of network security, including Active Directory auditing, security event …

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Splunk Live Orlando 2010

Orlando is the 5th SplunkLive of 2010 (following events in Boston, London, Vienna and Munich) and the first ever in Florida. The event drew a capacity crowd of enthusiastic customers and users.

As usual at these events, we asked customers to stand up and talk about their experience with Splunk – how it’s used, where it helps, lessons learned and the impact on their organization. On this occasion, we had two great speakers from Voxeo and Presidio.

RJ Auburn – Voxeo

Voxeo is the world’s largest provider of Interactive Voice Response (IVR) services, supporting over 82,000-hosted ports globally and also have hundreds of on-premise deployments. Over 100,000 developers use Voxeo’s platform to integrate with their existing web applications and communications …

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