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Splunk Enterprise Added to Carahsoft GSA Schedule

Streamlined Procurement Simplifies Process for Government Agencies to Unlock Value from Machine Data with Splunk Software

SplunkLive! Washington, D.C. - May 16, 2013Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), the leading software platform for real-time operational intelligence, today announced that Splunk® Enterprise is now available through trusted government IT solution provider Carahsoft Technology Corp.'s General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule, providing government agencies with immediate access to Splunk's solutions.

"Splunk is a trusted partner to hundreds of government agencies, and no organization understands better than we do the impact that visibility into machine-generated data can have on improving the availability of IT infrastructures, security and compliance needs and total cost of ownership," said Bill Cull, vice president of public sector, Splunk. "The addition of Splunk software to Carahsoft's GSA Schedule further streamlines the process of helping government agencies harness the power of their machine data."

Splunk software helps government agencies monitor, search and analyze machine data generated by applications, servers, networks, sensors and security devices across the organization. Agencies gain operational intelligence with Splunk software by enabling more effective application management, IT operations management, security and compliance and business analytics - among other use cases.

"Splunk's cross-silo approach combined with the company's ability to quickly and easily integrate its solutions with existing IT environments, made the decision to embark on our strategic alliance simple. We are pleased to support Splunk to further serve the public sector by adding its products to our GSA schedule and making these powerful solutions accessible to our government customers," said Michael Shrader, vice president of Innovative and Intelligence Solutions at Carahsoft.

For more information on Splunk, view Attain Network Security for the Unknown with Splunk Enterprise, an on-demand webcast sponsored by Carahsoft and Splunk; or go to the Splunk website to learn more about how Splunk works with federal, state and local governments and about Splunk Enterprise.

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 Carahsoft

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-ranked GSA Schedule Contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, resellers, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.

The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Symantec, EMC, Adobe, F5 Networks, Open Source, HP, SAP, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at www.carahsoft.com.

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 and running applications in the cloud.

To learn more, please visit www.splunk.com/company.

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