Press Release

Splunk Becomes an EMC Select Partner

Provides Interoperable Next-Generation Operational Intelligence Capabilities to Joint Global Customers

SAN FRANCISCO – May 23, 2016 – Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, today announced they have become a Select partner in EMC’s Technology Connect Partner Program. EMC is a global leader that enables businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver information technology as a service (ITaaS). Under this reseller agreement, joint customers will have a simple way of purchasing EMC® solutions with Splunk® Enterprise, Hunk, Splunk Enterprise and Global Support, Splunk Professional Services and Splunk Education.

The interoperability of Splunk Enterprise with EMC ScaleIO® scale-out block storage, XtremIO® all-flash arrays, and Isilon® scale-out NAS, helps enable customers to maximize the value of machine-generated data and provide innovative solution offerings beyond traditional storage models. Combining Splunk’s intelligent, scalable architecture with flexible and agile storage, EMC can now provide a hardware and software solution stack that delivers deeper transparency into operational metrics.

“We are very excited to work with a highly respected market leader like EMC,” said Dave Schwartz, area vice president, global strategic alliances, Splunk. “The capabilities and scalability of Splunk Enterprise strongly align with the agile, high-performance capacity of EMC ScaleIO, XtremIO and Isilon. Integrating Splunk’s platform for Operational Intelligence with EMC solutions is expected to bring tremendous value to our joint customers.”

“The relationship with Splunk offers customers an interoperable, scalable platform to help enable enterprises to deploy, monitor, analyze and visualize their data,” said Russell Barck, managing director, global technology alliances, EMC Corporation.

Learn more about the EMC infrastructure for Splunk and download EMC applications at Splunkbase to gain insights today.

About Splunk inc.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) is the market-leading platform that powers Operational Intelligence. We pioneer innovative, disruptive solutions that make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. More than 11,000 customers in over 110 countries use Splunk software and cloud services to make business, government and education more efficient, secure and profitable. Join hundreds of thousands of passionate users by trying Splunk solutions for free: http://www.splunk.com/free-trials.

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