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Splunk CIO Discusses the Impact of the Internet of Things at Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit

SAN FRANCISCO - April 18, 2013Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), the leading software platform for real-time operational intelligence, today announced that Doug Harr, chief information officer, Splunk, will discuss the impact of machine data and analytics on the Internet of Things during an interview panel at Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit. The summit will be held Wednesday, April 24 at the Apella at the Alexandria Center in New York City. The Internet of Things panel is scheduled to begin at 3:45 p.m. EDT.

"Splunk has dozens of customers who are already using their data to discover incredible insights well beyond traditional IT, from airline manufacturers analyzing flight data to military bases discovering energy cost savings through facility sensors. The common link among these organizations is machine data," said Harr. "Thousands of Splunk customers monitor and analyze machine data in real-time, and the Internet of Things is an emerging source of machine data that promises enormous new insights. I look forward to sharing what I've learned from our customers and to a lively discussion on what the future holds."

The panel will be moderated by Nick Turner, Team Leader of U.S. Telecom and Media at Bloomberg News, and includes executives from The ADT Corporation, GE Global Software and Analytics and Zebra Technologies, Inc. For more information about the summit, please visit

Register now for .conf2013, the 4th Annual Splunk Worldwide Users' Conference, featuring more than 100 sessions by Splunk customers, partners, experts and employees. .conf2013 is being held September 30-October 3 at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.

About Splunk Inc.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the engine for machine data™. Splunk® software collects, indexes and harnesses the machine-generated big data coming from the websites, applications, servers, networks and mobile devices that power business. Splunk software enables organizations to monitor, search, analyze, visualize and act on massive streams of real-time and historical machine data. More than 5,200 enterprises, universities, government agencies and service providers in over 90 countries use Splunk Enterprise to gain Operational Intelligence that deepens business and customer understanding, improves service and uptime, reduces cost and mitigates cybersecurity risk. Splunk Storm®, a cloud-based subscription service, is used by organizations developing applications in the cloud.

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