October 18, 2009

General introduction to Splunk

I dropped by log analysis software vendor Splunk a few weeks ago for a chat with Marketing VP Steve Sommer (who some you may know from Cognos and/or Informix), Product Management VP Christina Noren, and above all co-founder/CTO Erik Swan. Splunk turns out to be a pretty interesting company, from both business and technical standpoints. For one thing, Splunk seems highly regarded by most people I mention it to.

Splunk’s technical stories include:

More on those in a separate post.

Less technical Splunk highlights include:


One Response to “General introduction to Splunk”

  1. Technical introduction to Splunk | DBMS2 -- DataBase Management System Services on October 18th, 2009 12:01 pm

    […] noted in my other introductory post, Splunk sells software called Splunk, which is used for log analysis. These can be logs of various […]

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