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"Even if it's a relatively technical tool or platform, it's very intuitive and graphical. It's very appealing in terms of the user interface. The UI has a graphically interface with the raw data in a table. The table can be as big as you want it, depending on your use case. You can easily get a report combining your data, along with calculations and graphical dashboards. You don't need a lot of training, because the UI is relatively very intuitive.""The user interface is really modern. As an end-user, there are a lot of possibilities to tailor the platform to your needs, and that can be done without needing much support from Devo. It's really flexible and modular. The UI is very clean.""One of the biggest features of the UI is that you see the actual code of what you're doing in the graphical user interface, in a little window on the side. Whatever you're doing, you see the code, what's happening. And you can really quickly switch between using the GUI and using the code. That's really useful.""Being able to build and modify dashboards on the fly with Activeboards streamlines my analyst time because my analysts aren't doing it across spreadsheets or five different tools to try to build a timeline out themselves. They can just ingest it all, build a timeline out across all the logging, and all the different information sources in one dashboard. So, it's a huge time saver. It also has the accuracy of being able to look at all those data sources in one view. The log analysis, which would take 40 hours, we can probably get through it in about five to eight hours using Devo."

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"What we are mainly using are the RSA concentrator, RSA Decoder, Archiver, Broker, and Log Decoder.""The most valuable feature is the security that it provides.""The most valuable features are the threat prediction and network forensics.""Performance and reporting are very good.""The most valuable features are the integration and ease of use.""The most valuable feature is that we can create our own connectors for any application, and NetWitness provides the training and tools to do it.""The most valuable features are the packet decoder, log decoder, and concentrator.""It's fully scalable. There is no limit. Of course, the license limits per day the number of terabytes. In my opinion, it's very flexible."

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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 SIEM""Our 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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"There's always room to reduce the learning curve over how to deal with events and machine data. They could make the machine data simpler.""The Activeboards feature is not as mature regarding the look and feel. Its functionality is mature, but the look and feel is not there. For example, if you have some data sets and are trying to get some graphics, you cannot change anything. There's just one format for the graphics. You cannot change the size of the font, the font itself, etc.""Their documentation could be better. They are growing quickly and need to have someone focused on tech writing to ensure that all the different updates, how to use them, and all the new features and functionality are properly documented."

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"Security needs improvement.""It is not so easy to customize this product.""Lots of competing products have vulnerability protection built into their products, and this solution would be improved by including that support.""The user interface is a little bit difficult for new users and it needs to be improved.""The documentation is not as structured as I would like, personally, and I think that it can be improved and made much more user-friendly.""The initial setup is very complex and should be simplified.""Log aggregation is an issue with this solution because there are a huge number of alerts in a single instance.""They should implement algorithms to digest that data and produce additional, more advanced reporting, alerting and support of internal security teams."

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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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"We have an OEM agreement with Devo. It is very similar to the standard licensing agreement because we are charged in the same way as any other customer, e.g., we use the backroom.""I'm not involved in the financial aspect, but I think the licensing costs are similar to other solutions. If all the solutions have a similar cost, Devo provides more for the money.""It's a per gigabyte cost for ingestion of data. For every gigabyte that you ingest, it's whatever you negotiated your price for. Compared to other contracts that we've had for cloud providers, it's significantly less."

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"Our license is for one year.""Many clients are not able to purchase the packet capability because there is a huge amount of data, and the cost depends on the number of EPS (Events per second), as well as the number of gigabytes of data per day.""We have a perpetual license, so the total cost of ownership is not very expensive. It's a good investment.""This is a pricey solution; it's not cheap.""The licenses are good but the cost is very expensive.""It is cheap."

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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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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: Even if it's a relatively technical tool or platform, it's very intuitive and graphical. It's very appealing in terms of… more »
Top Answer: We have an OEM agreement with Devo. It is very similar to the standard licensing agreement because we are charged in the… more »
Top Answer: There's always room to reduce the learning curve over how to deal with events and machine data. They could make the… more »
Top Answer: Performance and reporting are very good.
Top Answer: Many clients are not able to purchase the packet capability because there is a huge amount of data, and the cost depends… more »
Top Answer: The user interface is a little bit difficult for new users and it needs to be improved. It takes a lot of time to… more »
Top Answer: The two things are entirely different. Splunk is primarily a log collection, analysis, and visualization solution. It… more »
Top Answer: First of all, we need to understand what those two softwares are; Splunk is a finished SIEM that is mainly used to… more »
Top Answer: #1 is InfoSec #2 is BI #3 is IoT
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Devo unlocks the full value of machine data for the world’s most instrumented enterprises by putting more data to work now. With Devo, IT executives finally realize the transformational promise of machine data to drive breakthrough projects that move the entire business forward.

If you’re relying on log data to detect and prevent cyber threats, you’re in trouble. Attackers increasingly evade detection of log-centric security and network monitoring tools. But logs combined with full packet, endpoint NetFlow data are proven to provide the essential details for early threat detection. Here’s a closer look at our solution.

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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United States Air Force, Rubrik, Critical Start, NHL, Panda Security, Telefonica, CaixaBank, Public Library of Science, OpenTextLos Angeles World Airports, ReplySplunk has more than 7,000 customers spread across over 90 countries. These customers include Telenor, UniCredit, ideeli, McKenney's, Tesco, and SurveyMonkey.
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RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) is ranked 9th in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with 13 reviews while Splunk is ranked 1st in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with 30 reviews. RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) is rated 7.2, while Splunk is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) writes "Good support, powerful decoders and concentrator, but the dashboard is not reflecting events in real-time ". 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". RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) is most compared with IBM QRadar, ArcSight, LogRhythm NextGen SIEM, Cisco Stealthwatch and RSA enVision, whereas Splunk is most compared with Datadog, Dynatrace, IBM QRadar, Graylog and Moogsoft. See our RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) vs. Splunk report.
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