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Interim-CEO

Graham Smith

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

Founded:

2003

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Graham Smith's photo - Interim-CEO of Splunk

Graham Smith

Interim-CEO

82/100
4,400
$3.8B
$2.4B
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Raghu Raghuram

CEO

76/100
24,200
$1.3B
$12.3B
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Splunk's Competitor - Datadog logo
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Olivier Pomel

Co-Founder & CEO

94/100
1,085
$1.5B
$880.1M
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Splunk's Competitor - Elastic logo
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Shay Banon

Founder & CEO

81/100
1,442
$414M
$672.7M
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Splunk's Competitor - Intel logo
Patrick P. Gelsinger's photo - CEO of Intel

Patrick P. Gelsinger

CEO

85/100
107,400
$8B
$78.5B
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Splunk's Competitor - BMC logo
Ayman Sayed's photo - President & CEO of BMC

Ayman Sayed

President & CEO

68/100
6,000
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$2.1B
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Splunk's Competitor - Micro Focus logo
Stephen Murdoch's photo - CEO of Micro Focus

Stephen Murdoch

CEO

67/100
11,600
- -
$3B
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Splunk's Competitor - IBM logo
Arvind Krishna's photo - Chairman & CEO of IBM

Arvind Krishna

Chairman & CEO

77/100
350,600
$2.5B
$74.5B
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Splunk's Competitor - Microsoft logo
Satya Nadella's photo - Chairman & CEO of Microsoft

Satya Nadella

Chairman & CEO

84/100
144,000
$61M
$176.3B
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Splunk's Competitor - ServiceNow logo
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William R. McDermott

President & CEO

91/100
6,000
$1.8B
$5.5B
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VMware is Splunk's #1 rival. VMware was founded in 1998 in Palo Alto, California. Like Splunk, VMware also operates in the Cloud Computing space. VMware generates $9.9B more revenue than Splunk.

Datadog is one of Splunk's top competitors. Datadog is headquartered in New York, New York, and was founded in 2010. Like Splunk, Datadog also works within the Cloud Computing sector. Datadog generates 36% the revenue of Splunk.

Elastic is seen as one of Splunk's top competitors. Elastic was founded in 2012, and its headquarters is in Mountain View, California. Like Splunk, Elastic also works within the Cloud Computing sector. Elastic has 2,115 fewer employees than Splunk.

Splunk Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$2.4B

Splunk's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 35.6B. Over the last four quarters, Splunk's revenue has grown by 8.4%. Specifically, in Q3 2021's revenue was $605.7M; in Q2 2021, it was $502.1M; in Q1 2021, it was $745.1M; in Q4 2020, Splunk's revenue was $558.6M.

Splunk Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
TruSTAR Technology, Inc.

May 2021

Source »
undisclosed
TruSTAR is a California-based intelligence management platform that offers cybersecurity, threat analysis, incident response and related solutions for businesses.
Flowmill, Inc.

Nov 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Flowmill develops a cloud-based network observability platform that offers network and application performance monitoring solutions to businesses.
Rigor, Inc.

Oct 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Rigor is a digital experience monitoring company that provides advanced synthetic monitoring and optimization tools for enterprises.
Plumbr

Oct 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Plumbr is an application performance monitoring company that offers auto-instrumentation and user monitoring solutions for enterprise applications.
Omnition

Sep 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Omnition develops a cloud-based SaaS platform that provides tracking and monitoring solutions for microservices applications.

These are all the companies that Splunk has acquired. Splunk has acquired 15 companies and its latest acquisition was TruSTAR Technology, Inc. in May 2021. TruSTAR is a California-based intelligence management platform that offers cybersecurity, threat analysis, incident response and related solutions for businesses.

Splunk Funding History

Since Splunk was founded in 2003, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Splunk has raised $3.8B. Splunk's last funding round was on Jun 2021 for a total of $1.0B

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Post-IPO Debt
Jun 2021
$1B
Private Placement
Jun 2020
$1.3B
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Private Placement
Sep 2018
$1.3B
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IPO
Apr 2012
$229.5M
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Series C
Sep 2007
$25M

Since Splunk was founded in 2003, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Splunk has raised $3.8B. Splunk's last funding round was on Jun 2021 for a total of $1.0B

Splunk Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Vault is an employee benefits management company that offers financial advisory and debt payment services for professionals.
$4.8M
Jan 13, 2020
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Insight Engines uses natural language processing and machine learning technologies that enhance the capabilities of security analysts.
$15.8M
Jul 26, 2017
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Insight Engines is an Information Technology firm that provides language processing, cybersecurity and big data management services.
$15.8M
Jul 19, 2017
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Acalvio provides advanced threat defense solutions to detect, engage and respond to malicious activity inside the perimeter.
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Nov 03, 2016
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These are all the companies that Splunk has invested in. Splunk has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was Vault in Jan 13,. Vault is an employee benefits management company that offers financial advisory and debt payment services for professionals.

Splunk News

November 29, 2021MarketScreener

One Splunktern's Story

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Katia Ratkovich November 29, 2021 In this next installment of our "Mee... See more »
November 29, 2021MarketScreener

Tips for a Successful OpenTelemetry Deployment

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Johnathan Campos November 29, 2021 OpenTelemetry offers vendor-agnosti... See more »
November 29, 2021MarketScreener

HTML Dashboards Deprecation

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Lizzy Li November 29, 2021 Recently we announced that Splunk is deprec... See more »
November 29, 2021News Brig

GlobalFoundries, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Splunk, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

After a holiday-shortened week, investors will get back into the swing of things amid the Cyber Monda... See more »
November 24, 2021MarketScreener

Logging into your Connected Experiences

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Jesse Chor November 24, 2021 After checking out the Get Started with C... See more »
November 24, 2021MarketScreener

Announcing the General Availability of Splunk RUM Custom Events

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Umang Agarwal November 24, 2021 With a 70% increase in internet usage,... See more »
November 23, 2021MarketScreener

Kim Pisano

(marketscreener.com) Share: By Shreya Iyer November 23, 2021 In the latest edition of our "Splunker S... See more »

Splunk Blogs

February 21, 2017Splunk Blog

Splunking Microsoft Azure Network Watcher Data

Microsoft has released a new service in Azure called Network Watcher. Network Watcher is a network ... See more »
February 15, 2017Splunk Blog

Adaptive Response: A Level Deeper for Continued Customer Success

Over the past three or four years, we've been hearing more and more about analytics-driven security a... See more »
February 15, 2017Splunk Blog

Using machine learning for anomaly detection research

Over the last years I had many discussions around anomaly detection in Splunk. So it was really great... See more »
February 14, 2017Splunk Blog

Healthcare and Machine Data-What's Not to Love?

It's February, the designated month of love, so I thought it fitting to share the Splunk slogan I lov... See more »
February 14, 2017Splunk Blog

Find Malicious Insiders Before You Become a Headline

The media is filled with reports of Russia's possible influence over the U.S. presidential elections.... See more »
February 13, 2017Splunk Blog

Splunk and Cisco Umbrella: See what you've been missing…

The following is a guest post by Rachel Ackerly, product marketing manager, Cisco Umbrella.Do you hav... See more »
February 13, 2017Splunk Blog

Data night: Splunking your Valentine's RomCom.

You don't often think about big data and romance at the same time unless you really love analytics an... See more »

Splunk Press Releases

March 15, 2021GlobalNewswire

Lawsuit against Splunk Inc. announced by Shareholders Foundation

SAN DIEGO, March 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a laws... See more »
March 10, 2021Business Wire

Splunk Cloud Helps University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Protect Students and Faculty From COVID-19

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the Data-to-Everything Platfo... See more »
February 4, 2021Business Wire

Splunk to Announce Fiscal 2021 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on March 3, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the Data-To-Everything Platfo... See more »
January 30, 2021Business Wire

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #ClassAction--Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareh... See more »
January 22, 2021GlobalNewswire

ROSEN, GLOBAL INVESTOR COUNSEL, Reminds Splunk Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action - SPLK

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, remind... See more »
January 13, 2021centralcharts

Businesses Are Embracing the Data Age to Navigate COVID Recovery - But Must Bring Consumers Along for the Ride

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the Data-to-Everything Platform, announced new research in co... See more »

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Splunk Headquarters

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San Francisco, California94107

1-415-848-8400

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Splunk Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Splunk (NASDAQ, SPLK) is a Software-as-a-service platform for searching, monitoring, and analyzing machine-generated big data using a web-style interface. Founded in 2003, the company captures, indexes, and correlates real-time data in a searchable re...

CEO

Splunk's Interim-CEO, Graham Smith, currently has an approval rating of 82%. Splunk's primary competitors are VMware, Datadog & Elastic.

Website

splunk.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Splunk

  1. When was Splunk founded?

    Splunk was founded in 2003
  2. Who is Splunk's CEO?

    Splunk's CEO is Graham Smith
  3. How much revenue does Splunk generate?

    Splunk generates $2.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Splunk have?

    Splunk has historically raised $3.8B in funding
  5. Where is Splunk's headquarters?

    Splunk's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  1. How many employees does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 4,400 employees
  2. What sector does Splunk operate in?

    Splunk is in Cloud Computing, Analytics
  3. Who are Splunk's competitors?

    Splunk's top competitors are VMware, Datadog, Elastic
  4. Who has Splunk invested in?

    Splunk's has invested in companies such as Vault, Insight Engines, Insight Engines, Inc.