Hunk®: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop

I like big data and I cannot lie

You've built a data lake, so now what? Hunk is the big data analytics platform that lets you rapidly explore, analyze and visualize data in Hadoop. It provides a simple, integrated experience designed to provide insights from your big data without specialized skills, fixed schemas or months of development.

A Petabyte of Data Is a Terrible Thing to Waste

Hunk gives you the power to rapidly detect patterns and find anomalies across petabytes of raw data in Hadoop without the need to move or replicate data.

  • Drive down costs by easily rolling historical data from Splunk Enterprise to HDFS and Amazon S3
  • Interactively query raw data by previewing results and refining searches using the same Splunk Enterprise interface
  • Quickly create and share charts, graphs and dashboards
  • Ensure security with role-based access control and HDFS pass-through authentication
  • Hunk natively supports Apache Hadoop and Amazon EMR, Cloudera CDH, Hortonworks Data Platform, IBM InfoSphere BigInsights, MapR M-series and Pivotal HD distributions

Why Hunk for Big Data?

Hunk provides a single, fluid user experience designed to drive rapid insights from your big data. It empowers self-service analytics for anyone in your organization to quickly and easily unlock actionable insights from raw big data, wherever it may reside.

What's New in Hunk 6.4?

Hunk 6.4 makes it faster and easier to unlock the business value of big data in Hadoop. 

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Archival for Splunk Enterprise

Drive down TCO by rolling historical data from Splunk Enterprise to commodity storage on HDFS and Amazon S3. Use your exiting Splunk Enterprise interface to run unified queries across real-time and historical data.
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Advanced Analytics and Visualizations

Uncover rare events using anomaly detection, quickly spot variances across customizable geographic areas, and get context from big data with flexible formatting with visual cues.
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Open Access to Archived Data

Provide broader access to Hunk data for data scientists and analysts who use third-party Hadoop tools such as Hive or Pig.
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Integration with Amazon EMR

Leverage automatically configured Hunk instances provisioned by AWS, priced hourly, for data in Amazon EMR and S3, directly from the Amazon EMR console.


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