Articles By: Splunk

Splunk Security Predictions 2021

Our experts weigh in: How will we secure an all-digital, remote world? COVID-19, remote work, and warp-speed digital transformation mean that security teams face more challenges than ever. We’ve got thoughts on beating the bad guys in 2021: • Supply Chain Attacks: Mind your peripherals. Bad guys are targeting your accessories.• Vishing: Social engineering moves up a notch as voice-based […]

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Forrester Study: The Total Economic Impact™ of Splunk for Security Operations

Evaluating Splunk for your ML-driven security operations? Read on to discover the potential return on investment (ROI) that your organization can realize by deploying Splunk’s security solutions — enabling IT and security operations centers (SOCs) to identify, analyze and mitigate advanced cyberthreats. Through interviews, data collection and financial analysis, Forrester’s study found that Splunk reduced resources dedicated to security audits […]

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Splunk IT Operations Predictions 2021

The Data Age has arrived, accelerated by the global pandemic that pushed digital transformation to go much further, much faster. IT and technology leaders weigh in on the challenges and opportunities ahead: • Observability: Rapid shift to cloud will limit visibility; leaders won’t see it coming.• DevOps: Leading organizations will blur the line between DevOps and traditional ITOps.• Cloud: Moving […]

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How to Turn Your Data Into Business Outcomes

Data is at the center of digital initiatives and cloud technologies that are transforming businesses. These cloud-driven initiatives are introducing a new brand of complexity as data increasingly grows in volume, variety and velocity with each new source and destination. The companies best positioned for a new world awash with data are those that are prepared to drive business outcomes […]

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Gartner: Best Practices for Running Containers and Kubernetes in Production

According to industry analyst firm Gartner, “By 2025, more than 85% of global organizations will be running containerized applications in production, which is a significant increase from fewer than 35% in 2019.” Despite rapid adoption, Kubernetes remains an evolving technology. Gartner reports that “container usage for production deployments in organizations is still constrained by concerns around operational complexity in the […]

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Creating a DevOps-Centric Business Culture

At its heart, DevOps is about optimizing communications and collaboration among developers, quality assurance teams and IT operations. A DevOps strategy can help organizations to build, test and ship software faster while continuously improving it. The cloud is emerging as a key element of success across all DevOps operations. Notably, cloud allows even globally dispersed DevOps teams to collaborate with […]

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The SIEM Buyer’s Guide for 2021

In 2021, security information event management (SIEM) solutions will be far more than an information platform, expanding to include compliance reporting and logs from firewalls and other devices, as well as User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) — now considered an essential capability by Gartner. On top of that, the importance of a SIEM solution in today’s enterprise is magnified […]

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The Fundamental Guide to Building a Better Security Operation Center (SOC)

Staying ahead of advanced cyberthreats is hard. And detecting unknown or hidden threats is even harder. Outdated solutions struggle to detect risks posed by insider threats, laterally moving malware and compromised accounts, partly because they’re not built for today’s cyberthreats, but also because the software solutions that powered legacy security operations centers (SOC) flood analysts with a high volume of […]

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