Compare Elastic SIEM vs. Splunk

Elastic SIEM is ranked 21st in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with 3 reviews while Splunk is ranked 1st in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with 31 reviews. Elastic SIEM is rated 8.0, while Splunk is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Elastic SIEM writes "Continuously evolving on the security front and it has good speed, ´╗┐detail, and visualization". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Splunk writes "Its AMIs make it easy to spin up a Splunk cluster or add a new node to it". Elastic SIEM is most compared with Fortinet FortiSIEM, AlienVault OSSIM, IBM QRadar, DNIF and LogPoint, whereas Splunk is most compared with Datadog, Dynatrace, IBM QRadar, Graylog and ELK Kibana. See our Elastic SIEM vs. Splunk report.
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Pros
The most valuable features are the speed, detail, and visualization. It has the latest standards.The performance is good and it is faster than IBM QRadar.The most valuable feature is the machine learning capability.

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With good domain knowledge, one can build almost anything. If you throw in Alert Manager or an integration with ServiceNow. Then, you have your own SIEMOur clients are easily able to modify and evolve their implementations.The initial setup is really straightforward. It's one of the easiest installations.It helps us uncover bottlenecks in the network.it can explain to management about what kind of traffic is visiting the network. It can also explain other traffic coming in and out, along with protecting against malware.The most valuable feature of Splunk is the log monitoring.It can log more logs than other solutions. It's a good way to troubleshoot problems.We can present to our management in real time the security of the batch management for the PCs, security regarding the network equipment. We're currently working in the Azure Cloud project, so we can send any logs from the cloud to Splunk. We can monitor them and we can present to the managers and customers. It's a very good solution for reporting. We use Splunk for reporting and monitoring of any solution in the company.

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Cons
If you compare this with CrowdStrike or Carbon Black, they can improve.The interface could be more user friendly because it is sometimes hard to deal with.This solution is very hard to implement.

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It needs a better way to export dynamic views without requiring a ton of code and user/pw.It needs integration with a configuration management solution.It needs integration with a configuration management solution.They should make data onboarding easier.The product was difficult to back up the first time.Splunk needs local technical support.If possible, we would like to have not only a log monitoring system but a network monitoring feature in this solution as well.Cybersecurity and infrastructure monitoring have room for improvement.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
There is no charge for using the open-source version.

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Splunk is really expensive.Splunk should be able to integrate with other product using the free version.The pricing and licensing of the product are quite high.Splunk's cost is very high. They need to review the pricing. They have to go back and totally readdress the market.It's a little bit expensive for a small to medium enterprise.I think the price could be improved.I am not personally involved with the pricing of the solution.Some of the insights that we have obtained as a part of using Splunk have greatly helped us in increasing our revenue in terms of selling our products.

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Overview

Elastic SIEM equips security practitioners with easy data ingestion via Beats, shareable analytics based on the Elastic Common Schema (ECS), and the ability to interact with security data using the SIEM app in Kibana. As threats continue to evolve, so too will Elastic SIEM.

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
Harel Insurance & Financial, Delhivery, Voxpopme, POSCO, Fairfax Media, EO Media Group, Netshoes, BPCE, MM Karton, KPN, NS1, Ctcue, Forcura, Engadget, Roanoke College, St. Mary's University, ndiana University, E*Trade, Adobe, CiscoSplunk has more than 7,000 customers spread across over 90 countries. These customers include Telenor, UniCredit, ideeli, McKenney's, Tesco, and SurveyMonkey.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company37%
K 12 Educational Company Or School14%
Media Company11%
Insurance Company10%
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Financial Services Firm18%
Energy/Utilities Company16%
Retailer11%
Insurance Company7%
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Software R&D Company37%
Comms Service Provider12%
Media Company7%
Government6%
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Small Business27%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise58%
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise72%
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