Splunk, Big Data and the Public Sector

Public agencies face many data-related challenges: from defending against data breaches by sophisticated attackers to implementing government transparency and citizen service delivery initiatives. There is more need than ever before to make data-driven decisions for greater efficiencies and new insights.

Splunk software provides agencies a big data analytics platform that operates across multiple organizational data silos to support security, IT operations and application management challenges. Hundreds of agencies are using Splunk to streamline traditionally resource-intensive tasks like troubleshooting, root-cause analysis, compliance and identifying security incidents.