Splunk Review

Proactively monitor threats and reduces threat footprint, though professional support is too expensive

How has it helped my organization?

It was used for security event management on landscape hosted over AWS.

It helped the organisation to proactively monitor threats and reduce its threat footprint.

What is most valuable?

Deployment server for deploying changes in one go.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is quite stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?


How are customer service and technical support?

Professional support is great, but too expensive. Otherwise content published over website is good.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Not applicable.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Do proper estimation on log ingestion per day as that will impact pricing and licensing.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

It was the customer's choice.

What other advice do I have?

It provides a great range of plugins and one can really take great advantage of utilising inbuilt dashboards to derive the desired monitoring.

Our company consults for different customers and are in a good position to recommend the best solution to our clients.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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