Press Release

Splunk Named One of the “Best Places to Work” for Seventh Consecutive Year

SAN FRANCISCO - April 21, 2014 - Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for real-time operational intelligence, today announced that it has been named as one of the “Best Places to Work” in the Bay Area by San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal. This is the seventh consecutive year Splunk has been named a top Bay Area employer. To learn more about Splunk’s culture and career opportunities, please visit the Splunk Careers page of the Splunk website.

“Splunk is pleased to once again be recognized as one of the Bay Area’s Best Places to Work. We credit our success to amazing employees who make Splunk the special place it is,” said Sheren Bouchakian, vice president of human resources, Splunk. “Splunkers are passionate, collaborative and like to work and play hard together, which drives Splunk’s growth, innovation and winning culture. We crossed the 1,000 employee mark earlier this year, and with our growth, we continue to look for great candidates around the world to join our team.”

The San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal “Best Places to Work” list was determined by survey results provided voluntarily by company employees, highlighting employee satisfaction in a number of areas including career development, workplace satisfaction and team effectiveness.

In addition to this recognition, Splunk’s recent accomplishments include:

Register now for .conf2014, the 5th Annual Splunk Worldwide Users' Conference, featuring more than 130 sessions by 4,000 plus Splunk customers, partners, experts and employees. .conf2014 is being held October 6-October 9 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

About Splunk Inc.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software and cloud services enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 7,000 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in over 90 countries use Splunk software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost. Splunk products include Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk™: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop and premium Splunk Apps. To learn more, please visit http://www.splunk.com/company.

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