Arcsight Logger vs. Splunk

Arcsight Logger is ranked 16th in Log Management vs Splunk which is ranked 1st in Log Management with 47 reviews. The top reviewer of Splunk writes "Monitors all machine logins and actions taken on those machines under each user". Arcsight Logger is most compared with Splunk, Fortinet FortiAnalyzer and ELK Logstash. Splunk is most compared with IBM QRadar, LogRhythm NextGen SIEM and ArcSight.
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I don't think the product's pricing is a good value because they try to raise the price 50 percent every year... AlienVault needs to understand that not all customers are huge enterprises... Their sales team is way too aggressive. The price they advertise is not always the price you get.So far, I feel the product's pricing is a good value. The technology is decent. You get what you pay for. I think it's fair.​The vulnerability management solution is worse than buying a Nessus Professional license.​The ROI is quite good.Use an MSSP instead. It is much cheaper.We ran a few PoCs. The price and feature set were the best with AlienVault.Negotiate the best package for your environment.It has good pricing.

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It is possible to use a developer's license, which is up to 10GB per day of volume traffic, which is usually enough for most use cases.Free Splunk license for PoCs on personal machines and the ability to scale the PoC to an enterprise level app.It can be expensive, especially the licensing costs. However, there is added value in what it can do, not just log aggregation.Splunk is a bit pricier, but the benefits and ROI are huge.It is a pretty high cost solution, but if your organization has the funds, it can bring many benefits.Personnel costs are saved by not having to involve the domain developers from multiple teams when tracing a problem that spans multiple platforms.Truly evaluate the data you want to ingest and go slow. Pulling in data that can provide no use to your mission only wastes data against your license.Our ROI is high.

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Also Known As
Also Known AsAlienVault Unified Security ManagementMicro Focus Arcsight Logger, HPE Arcsight Logger
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Overview
Overview

Unified Security Management (USM) is AlienVault’s comprehensive approach to security monitoring, delivered in a unified platform. The USM platform includes five core security capabilities that provide resource-constrained organizations with all the security essentials needed for effective threat detection, incident response, and compliance, in a single pane of glass. Designed to monitor cloud, hybrid cloud and on-premises environments, AlienVault USM significantly reduces complexity and reduces deployment time so that users can go from installation to first insight in minutes for the fastest threat detection.

The vendor says unlike traditional security point technologies, AlienVault Unified Security Management does the following:

o   Unifies essential security controls into a single all-in-one security monitoring solution

o   Monitors your cloud, hybrid cloud, and on-premises infrastructure

o   Delivers continuous threat intelligence to keep you aware of threats as they emerge and change

o   Provides comprehensive threat detection and actionable incident response directives

o   Deploys quickly, easily, and with minimal effort

o   Reduces TCO over traditional security solutions

HPE ArcSight Data Platform (ADP) offers a future-ready data solution that enriches data in real time and supports open standards for better threat detection. Using security data connectors, ADP collects data and enriches it in real-time to give analysts organized information that can be acted upon instantly.

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.

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Sample Customers
Sample CustomersAbel & Cole, Bank of Ireland, Bluegrass Cellular, CareerBuilder, Claire's, Domino's, GameStop, Hays Medical Center, Hope International, McCurrach, McKinsey & Company, Party Delights, Pepco Holdings, Richland School District, Ricoh, SaveMart, Shake Shack, Steelcase, Subaru, TaxAct, US Air Force, Vonage, ZioskChina Merchants Bank, Bank AlJazira, Banca IntesaSplunk has more than 7,000 customers spread across over 90 countries. These customers include Telenor, UniCredit, ideeli, McKenney's, Tesco, and SurveyMonkey.
Top Industries
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm
20%
Healthcare Company
17%
Comms Service Provider
10%
University
7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
17%
Healthcare Company
14%
Comms Service Provider
9%
Marketing Services Firm
8%
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Financial Services Firm
21%
Retailer
15%
Energy/Utilities Company
12%
University
9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
17%
Comms Service Provider
10%
Energy/Utilities Company
7%
Manufacturing Company
6%
Company Size
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business
42%
Midsize Enterprise
32%
Large Enterprise
26%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
28%
Midsize Enterprise
34%
Large Enterprise
38%
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Midsize Enterprise
38%
Large Enterprise
63%
REVIEWERS
Small Business
21%
Midsize Enterprise
13%
Large Enterprise
66%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
14%
Midsize Enterprise
19%
Large Enterprise
67%
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