Splunk presented at SOURCE Boston 2009

by Robert Fox,

Tags: Security Analysis Business Compliance

Summary : With the ever-growing amount of data collected in IT environments, we need new methods and tools to deal with them. Event and Log Analysis is becoming one of the main tools for analysts to investigate and comprehend the state of their networks, hosts, applications, and business processes. Recent developments, such as regulatory compliance and an increased focus on insider threat have increased the demand for analytical tools to help in the process. At the core of this analysis is the need to search through large quantities of IT data with the ability to report and alert on this data. Learn how Fortune 500 and government organizations are using Splunk to protect themselves against fraud and misuse, and as a valuable tool in their network security and compliance reporting toolboxes.