Splunk Pricing

Splunk Overview:

Splunk software has been around since 2006 and the company has since grown to become an industry leader. Splunk’s vision is to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everybody. The company offers a wide range of products to turn machine data into valuable information by monitoring and analyzing all activities. This is known as Operational Intelligence and is the unique value proposition of Splunk.

Splunk is well-known for its Log Management capabilities and also for its Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions.

Major Splunk Customers:

Splunk has more than 7,000 customers spread across over 90 countries. These customers include Telenor, UniCredit, ideeli, McKenney’s, Tesco, and SurveyMonkey.

Splunk Pricing & Products:

Splunk pricing depends on the license or subscription that you choose. Splunk Enterprise is the company’s leading platform for Operational Intelligence and is available as a free download for a 60-day license (limited to 500MB/day of indexing volume). After this period, you can either stay with the standard free license or upgrade to Splunk Enterprise for more features. Another option is Splunk Cloud which is the Splunk Enterprise as a cloud service.

These are some of the main Splunk pricing and product licenses available:

Product Description Price
Splunk Free This license is for individual use and has a 500MB/day maximum indexing volume. Free
Splunk Enterprise This is the license for multiple users with distributed deployments. It supports higher data volumes. Splunk Enterprise includes role-based security, single sign-on, alerting, clustering, scheduled PDF delivery, and premium Splunk applications. There are two licensing options:
  • -Perpetual license: Starts at $4,500 for 1GB/day plus yearly support fees.
  • -Term license: Starts at $1,800 per annum (including yearly support costs).
Splunk Cloud Splunk Cloud has a maximum indexing volume that starts at 5GB/day to multi-TB/day (depending on the license). It includes most of the features of Splunk Enterprise, including app support, alerting, API, role-based access control, and alerting. This is the cloud-based service. Subscription plans start at $1,000 per month for data volumes up to 5GB/day.

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