Splunk Cloud Platform: Migration

Customer Testimonials about Migrating to Splunk Cloud Platform



Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Statistic

87% of surveyed organizations agree with the following statement after using Splunk Cloud Platform:

“Splunk Cloud Platform helps us focus our resources and/or time on higher priority initiatives by taking care of the infrastructure management and administration.”

87%

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Statistic

74% of surveyed organizations value Splunk Cloud Platform’s powerful searching, reporting and analyzing capabilities.

74%

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Fact

Statements from a medium enterprise financial services company after migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Splunk Cloud Platform helps us focus our resources and/or time on higher priority initiatives by taking care of the infrastructure management and administration.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform provides the same power and flexibility of Splunk Enterprise, but with significantly less of the management burden.

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

Splunk Cloud has allowed us to continue our shift left initiative, moving all of our key services to a SaaS platform and removing the infrastructure management and cost from Ops teams to focus on building new products.

Rolf Krolke, Executive, Nuix

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

Splunk is helping us to ensure cancer patients are receiving high quality radiation treatments without any interruptions.

IT Manager, S&P 500 Healthcare Company

Splunk Cloud Platform Case Study

Splunk Cloud Helps an Educational Institution Innovate More Quickly to Keep End Users Happy

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a March 2022 survey of Splunk Cloud Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Splunk Cloud Platform freed up our limited security resources to be able to deliver on other tasks that were being neglected.” — a security officer at a major educational institution

Challenges

The business challenges that led the institution to evaluate and ultimately select Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Too much time and/or resources spent on time-consuming admin tasks instead of high-value use case delivery
  • Difficulties expanding the hardware deployment
  • The other solutions/vendors their organization was using or considering before choosing

Use Case

The educational institution migrated to the Splunk Cloud Platform to improve its security capabilities. The institution found these functions to be most valuable:

  • Powerful searching, reporting and analyzing capabilities
  • Ability to quickly innovate and onboard new use-cases

The main reasons they decided to migrate:

  • Their overall IT organization is moving to Cloud-based services
  • They needed additional elasticity in their Splunk deployment
  • Splunk was becoming too complex to self-manage

Results

The surveyed organization saw a return on investment in Splunk Cloud Platform within 7-12 months and achieved the following results:

  • Splunk Cloud Platform helps us focus our resources and/or time on higher priority initiatives by taking care of the infrastructure management and administration.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform ensures we are meeting necessary compliance and security standards.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform allows us to innovate more quickly and our end users are happier.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform helps us onboard new teams and use cases with an ability to scale faster and on-demand.

The institution saw improvements in the following areas since using Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Time-to-Value
  • Security/Compliance
  • Use Case Delivery
  • Administrative Tasks

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Manager at a S&P 500 healthcare company would be very likely to recommend Splunk Cloud Platform for this reason:

We have used Splunk for many years and are very happy, especially with our move to the Cloud.

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

Splunk Cloud platform has removed the administration of the hardware, allowing us to focus more on the information it delivers.

System Administrator, Cultural Institution

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Fact

A cultural institution saw an ROI in migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform within 6 months. Key areas of improvement included Time-to-Value, Security and Compliance, Use Case Delivery, and Administrative Tasks

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

By using the Splunk Cloud Platform, we’ve been able to increase storage space and put all logs in one place.

Chief Information Officer, Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Chief Information Officer at a medium enterprise telecommunications services company would be very likely to recommend Splunk for this reason:

Splunk Cloud Platform is very easy to use and reliable.

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

Splunk Cloud Platform helped us make steps towards our cloud first initiative.

IT Specialist, State & Local Government

Splunk Cloud Platform Customer Testimonial

Splunk Cloud has literally saved us thousands on hardware and made us compliant with our internal and external compliance requirements for data/log retention. It has personally saved me hundreds of hours since we went to Splunk Cloud on not having to update the OS and Splunk versions and general system maintenance.

Philip McDougal, Security Manager, Vedder, Price, Kaufman & Kammholz, P.C.

Splunk Cloud Platform Case Study

Educational Institution Uses Splunk Cloud Platform to Keep Its Focus on High-Priority Initiatives

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a March 2022 survey of Splunk Cloud Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Splunk Cloud has saved us a significant amount of time by allowing us to focus on high-priority initiatives.”

Challenges

The institution evaluated and ultimately selected the Splunk Cloud Platform over its in-house solution. The major challenge the organization faced before migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform was accessing, ingesting, searching and/or monitoring siloed data across the educational institution.

Use Case

The institution uses Splunk for both Security and IT Operations and is moving the overall IT organization to Cloud-based services. After its migration to the Splunk Cloud Platform the organization reported that the most valuable features and capabilities include:

  • Powerful searching, reporting and analyzing capabilities
  • Ability to stream unstructured data from all systems, devices and people
  • Highly secure environment that meets rigorous security and compliance standards

Results

The educational institution agrees with the following statements after migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Splunk Cloud Platform helps us focus our resources and/or time on higher priority initiatives by taking care of the infrastructure management and administration.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform provides the same power and flexibility of Splunk Enterprise, but with significantly less of the management burden.

With an ROI in Splunk Cloud Platform in under 12 months, the institution rates improvements in the following areas:

  • Time-to-Value: improved
  • Security/Compliance: improved
  • Use Case Delivery: improved
  • Administrative Tasks: significantly improved

Splunk Cloud Platform Case Study

Genesys S.A. Benefits from Migrating to Splunk Cloud Platform

Introduction

This case study of Genesys S.A. is based on a March 2022 survey of Splunk Cloud Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With all the configurations built into the Splunk Cloud Platform, we were able to minimize admin activities and make good efforts on the creation of use cases.” — Umesh Chandra Reddy Gangadasari, Security Officer, Genesys S.A.

Challenges

Genesys S.A. faced challenges that led it to evaluate and ultimately select Splunk Cloud Platform included:

  • Accessing, ingesting, searching and/or monitoring siloed data across organization
  • Too much time and/or resources spent on time-consuming admin tasks instead of high-value use case delivery

Use Case

Genesys S.A. is a Security customer of Splunk and found significant value in migrating to Splunk Cloud Platform due to the following features and functionalities.

  • Ability to stream unstructured data from all systems, devices and people
  • Enhanced self-service for end-users
  • Highly secure environment that meets rigorous security and compliance standards

The main reasons Genesys S.A. decided to migrate was to realize additional elasticity in its Splunk deployment.

Results

Genesys S.A. agrees with the following statements after using Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Splunk Cloud Platform ensures we are meeting necessary compliance and security standards.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform provides the same power and flexibility of Splunk Enterprise, but with significantly less of the management burden.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform allows us to innovate more quickly and our end users are happier.

With a return on their investment in Splunk Cloud Platform within 12+ months, Genesys S.A. rates improvements in the following areas since its migration:

  • Time-to-Value: significantly improved
  • Security/Compliance: significantly improved
  • Administrative Tasks: improved

Splunk Cloud Platform Case Study

Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd. Sees Immediate ROI on Its Migration to Splunk Cloud Platform

Introduction

This case study of Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd is based on a March 2022 survey of Splunk Cloud Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Our migration to Splunk Cloud was successful, because it was properly planned by the program manager, and Splunk assisted our team in executing the migration task as planned,” said Rishaad Allie, Engineer, Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd. “After we migrated to Splunk Cloud, our IT Resilience team implemented Basic and Advanced system Observability, and created a dashboard for business SLI\SLO and error budgets.”

Challenges

Before migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform, Standard Bank of South Africa faced challenges such as:

  • Accessing, ingesting, searching and/or monitoring siloed data across organization
  • Slow time-to-value
  • Difficulties expanding the hardware deployment

Use Case

Standard Bank of South Africa, Ltd. migrated to Splunk Cloud Platform while also using Splunk for Security, IT Operations, and DevOps. The organization migrated to Splunk Cloud because its overall IT organization is moving to cloud-based services and it is actively reducing its IT infrastructure costs. The features/capabilities of Splunk Cloud Platform that have been valuable to their organization include:

  • Powerful searching, reporting and analyzing capabilities
  • Ability to stream unstructured data from all systems, devices and people
  • Enhanced self-service for end-users
  • Highly secure environment that meets rigorous security and compliance standards
  • Innovation and an ability to take action by operationalizing decisions to drive impact across their operations

Results

Standard Bank of South Africa saw a return on their investment immediately, and reported that Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Helps us focus our resources and/or time on higher priority initiatives by taking care of the infrastructure management and administration.
  • Ensures we are meeting necessary compliance and security standards.
  • Provides the same power and flexibility of Splunk Enterprise, but with significantly less of the management burden.
  • Allows us to innovate more quickly and our end users are happier.
  • Helps us onboard new teams and use cases with an ability to scale faster and on-demand.

The organization rates improvements in the following areas since using Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Time-to-Value
  • Security/Compliance
  • Use Case Delivery
  • Administrative Tasks

Splunk Cloud Platform Case Study

Tempus Labs Improved Time-to-Value by Migrating to Splunk Cloud

Introduction

This case study of Tempus Labs, Inc. is based on a March 2022 survey of Splunk Cloud Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Splunk has a robust stack of features and documentation. From ease of use, certifications, training, and customization, Splunk has it all. Lots of use cases, observability, monitoring, security, machine learning, ITOps, you name it. Splunk can do it.” — Michael Tayo, Cloud Security Engineer at Tempus Labs.

Challenges

Tempus faced the following challenges before migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Accessing, ingesting, searching and/or monitoring siloed data across organization
  • Too much time and/or resources spent on time-consuming admin tasks instead of high-value use case delivery
  • Issues maintaining compliance or meeting security standards
  • Slow time-to-value
  • Difficulties expanding the hardware deployment

Use Case

Tempus is using Splunk for Security, IT Operations and DevOps and decided to migrate because their overall IT organization is moving to cloud-based services, and they needed additional elasticity in their Splunk deployment going forward.

The organization has found the following features and capabilities of Splunk Cloud Platform most valuable:

  • Powerful searching, reporting and analyzing capabilities
  • Ability to stream unstructured data from all systems, devices and people
  • Ability to reallocate time-consuming tasks to Splunk to focus on high-value use case delivery

Results

Tempus agrees with the following statements after using Splunk Cloud Platform:

  • Splunk Cloud Platform provides the same power and flexibility of Splunk Enterprise, but with significantly less of the management burden.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform allows us to innovate more quickly and our end users are happier.
  • Splunk Cloud Platform helps us onboard new teams and use cases with an ability to scale faster and on-demand.

Tempus rates improvements in time-to-value, use case delivery, and administrative tasks since migrating to the Splunk Cloud Platform. The company saw significant improvements in security and compliance as well.