SplunkSplunk Executive Brief: Make IT Data a Strategic Asset
This paper outlines the struggles organizations face managing silos of machine data and how Splunk helps them see dramatic improvements in user productivity.
Application ManagementSolutions Brief: Ensure the Availability and Performance of Critical Applications
This paper addresses the way Splunk helps resolve issues around end-to-end monitoring and troubleshooting in web-based application environments.
Big DataThe Big Machine: Creating Value Out of Machine-driven Big Data
This paper from GigaOM Pro explains how business executives working with their CTOs or CIOs and other tech management can use big data within their organizations.
Operational IntelligenceOperational Intelligence: Executive Summary
Summary of operational intelligence created by CITO Research.Operational Intelligence: What It Is and Why You Need It Now
A more in-depth paper from CITO Research that explains trends driving the need for operational intelligence, explores some use cases and more.
Security & ComplianceDemystifying Compliance
This paper addresses some of the myths about compliance & what it means for IT, then discusses the main compliance mandates and how Splunk can help.Extracting More Value from SIEM Deployment: Integrating Splunk with ArcSight
A guide to how ArcSight ESM customers (or customers with other SIEM products) can use Splunk as a Logger replacer or to stream data.Guide for Mapping Splunk® Enterprise™ to PCI Requirements
Discover the details of how you can apply Splunk for PCI in your environment.The SIEM RFP: New Questions for New Times
This paper goes into detail about the unspoken purchase risks inherent in the RFP process and five critical additional questions customers should be asking vendors.Splunk, Big Data and the Future of Security
The focus of this paper is a discussion of a new way of thinking about detecting unknown threats and how a big data solution like Splunk can provide insight into anomalous behavior.
VirtualizationControl Virtual Chaos: A New Approach for Managing Virtual Environments
This paper discusses the visibility challenges facing today's administrators and highlights a new approach to managing, reporting and analyzing the silos of big data generated by virtualized infrastructures.Datacenter Virtualization: New Visibility Gaps Create Big Data Opportunities
This paper discusses the ways in which virtualization and big data are inextricably linked, suggesting a big data-capable solution for monitoring, planning and analytics of virtualized infrastructures.