Splunk Named Among "Best Places to Work" in the Bay Area for Third Consecutive Year

Company Commitment to Employee Satisfaction Shines Through Rapid Growth

SAN FRANCISCO – May 11, 2010 – Splunk, the IT Search company, today announced its recognition as one of the Bay Area's "Best Places to Work" by The San Francisco Business Times. Splunk was ranked 34 on the 2010 list of 125 Bay Area companies. The San Francisco Business Times received over 350 entries from companies around the Bay Area, with prestigious honors given to the most outstanding companies. The award is based solely on employee satisfaction surveys.

"Splunk has quickly matured into a global company with over 200 employees in eight countries and 1,750 licensed customers worldwide. We've worked very hard to maintain a culture that rewards our people and fosters the innovation required to fuel this growth," said Godfrey Sullivan, President and CEO of Splunk. "Splunk employees represent the very best minds in technology and this recognition is a direct reflection of their great work."

The San Francisco Business Times puts together its annual list of "Best Places to Work" in order to recognize the Bay Area companies that foster a positive working environment. Rankings on the "Best Places to Work" list were determined solely by survey results provided voluntarily from company employees, highlighting employee satisfaction in a number of areas. Questions on the survey inquired about personal growth, workplace satisfaction and managerial effectiveness.

"Splunk has created an environment that promotes ingenuity and rewards employees for performance," said Simon Shelston, Splunk Solutions Architect. "It's a culture that thrives on 'out-of-the-box' thinking. I think we are so successful because 'thinking differently' is part of our DNA."

In addition to this recognition, Splunk's most recent list of accomplishments includes:

About Splunk

Splunk is software that provides unique visibility across your entire IT infrastructure from one place in real time. Only Splunk enables you to search, report, monitor and analyze all your real-time streaming and historical IT data. Now you can troubleshoot application problems and investigate security incidents in minutes instead of hours or days, monitor to avoid service degradation or outages, deliver compliance at lower cost and gain new business insights from your IT data. Over 1,750 enterprises, service providers and government organizations in 68 countries use Splunk to realize new levels of service quality, reduce IT operations costs and mitigate security risks in record time. The world's leading technology providers and over 50 system integrator, value-added reseller and managed service provider partners are driving new business and fueling their offerings with Splunk. Download your own free copy of Splunk today at http://www.splunk.com/download.

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