San Francisco, California – (The Hosting News) – July 17, 2007 – IT data center log search engine, Splunk, has exceeded its second quarter sales forecast by 38 percent, and is at 50 percent of its forecast for the year, according to financial results revealed for its fiscal 2007 report, ending June 30, 2007.
During the quarter, Splunk added 94 new customers and upgraded 17 existing customers to higher data indexing levels, bringing the total number of paying customers to 340. New customers include Barnes and Noble, Bridgestone, Catholic Healthcare West, Chevron, Ericsson, Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, BT Radianz, Magellan Health Services, Mapquest, Ratheon, R.R. Donnelley and Sons, Quest Communications, Telecom New Zealand, U.S. Department of Justice, Verizon Business, and Vodafone. The company also crossed the 100,000 user download mark, a major milestone after only 18 months.
The Splunk Powered partner program has seen continued growth as well. Three new OEM partners, Netcordia, TriGEO and Uptime Software, have joined the Splunk family in Q2, bringing the total ecosystem to more than 30 OEM, VAR and SI partners.
Michael Baum, CEO and Co-Founder of Splunk remarked, ”IT Search has opened a completely new world of information for our users and customers. IT, security and compliance professionals around the world are waking up to a better way of turning the terabytes of data trapped in their IT systems into valuable information to find and fix problems, detect and investigate security breaches and comply with audits, laws and mandates. The more users Splunk, the more applications they find. We’ve really focused on making it is easy to download, install and use for data from any application, server or network device.”
Splunk’s IT Search solutions endeavor to take advantage of the time series nature and highly unstructured form of IT data. By making it possible for humans to interact with terabytes of machine data, Splunk is changing how increasingly complex computing environments are managed, secured and understood.
Splunk is a Silicon Valley company inventing large-scale, high-speed indexing and search technology for IT infrastructures. The company’s software indexes and makes it possible to search and navigate data from any application, server or network device in real time. Logs, configurations, messages, traps and alerts, scripts and metrics. Splunk is designed to be easy to download, install and use. More than 340 enterprises, government organizations, and service providers and more than 100,000 users are utilizing Splunk’s solutions.
For more information about Splunk, please visit: www.splunk.com.