Frans van Ierland

Frans van Ierland

As Director of Technology and Innovation Frans provides advice and guidance to executive teams, policymakers, and boards; helping organizations to get more value from data. The goal: Driving simplification through innovation based on customer feedback, while working and innovating backwards from those customer requirements to the outcome they desire! Frans worked for companies like Sun Microsystems, Microsoft, and Phoenix Technologies and has held a list of positions in the cybersecurity, identity, and data integration space through his 33+ years of working with Fortune 500 companies. Currently, Frans is working on cloud and edge data stream processing technologies, and Data analytics Driven Security.

Official Title:

Director of Technology and Innovation

What You Really Do:

Help customers to adopt our Data-to-Everything vision

First Day at Splunk:

October 1st, 2018


Reading, golf running and computers

Favorite Quote:

"I have never tried that before, so I think I should definitely be able to do that."

Favorite Album:

Joshua Tree by U2

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