They will need to build a comfort level with machine-generated data
and a corresponding certainty that their own analyses will ultimately drive all inferences.
Compared to machine-generated data
, human-generated data is infinitely more difficult to manage and organize.
Splunk officials said the addition of Cloudmeter will enhance the ability of Splunk customers to analyze machine data directly from their networks and correlate it with other machine-generated data
to gain insights across Splunk's core use cases in application and infrastructure management, IT operations, security and business analytics.
Unstructured data refers to machine-generated data
such as system logs, web-click logs, or sensor data.
By 2014, growth is predicted to reach 7 ZBs a year, fuelled in part by the rapid rise of machine-generated data
It also found that the management of big interaction data, including social media data (35 per cent), mobile device data (31 per cent) and machine-generated data
(22 per cent), is rising in relevance.
With the significant amount of machine-generated data
captured every day, we rely on NetApp E-Series to deploy Splunk for monitoring and troubleshooting the multiple platforms in our environment, said Roy Shiladitya, head of Information Technology at ING DIRECT Australia.
By monitoring and analyzing everything from customer clickstreams and transactions to security events and network activity, Splunk Enterprise helps you gain valuable Operational Intelligence from your machine-generated data
As a result of the takeover, Splunk will be able to offer its clients an enhanced solution to analyse machine data directly from the networks and correlate it with other machine-generated data
to generate insights across the company's core use cases in application and infrastructure management, IT operations, security and business analytics, the buyer said.
is a key driver in the growth of the world's
Organizations using Splunk software to gain operational insights into their machine-generated data
have experienced reduced website downtime, faster resolution of IT issues, identification of system abuse, and access to real-time and historical trends.