Awards presented at .conf18

Nominations for the .conf18 Splunk Revolution Awards are now closed.

Thank you for your submissions. For those that weren't selected, we look forward to hearing from you in 2019!

We love to celebrate the innovative and inspiring ways our customers use Splunk products. Each year the Splunk Revolution Awards recognizes truly spectacular achievements of Splunk teams and users around the world and across multiple categories. Now is the time to nominate your colleague, team, manager, and give them the recognition they deserve!

Winners will be announced at .conf18, presented a stunning trophy by Splunk’s CEO Doug Merritt, and receive recognition throughout at .conf18!

2018 Award Categories

The Developer Award

Are you a guru-level developer or part of an amazing developer team? Do you know a user who has expanded the capabilities of Splunk software using the Splunk SDKs, REST APIs or other tools? Submit your APP…lication for the Developer Award!

The Enterprise Award

Have you had to overcome complex IT systems architectural designs or internal challenges to enable the Splunk platform to shine at your organization? Are you and your team tech heroes that have resolved a significant business issue with Splunk software? Have you educated the business users at your company about the data analytics benefits of using Splunk software? Then this is the award for you!

The Innovation Award

Have you used the Splunk platform to solve a unique problem within your organization or uncovered new business opportunities and revenue streams? Have you developed a new app or integrated multiple apps into a cross-platform solution? If you’re doing something exciting or unusual, we want to hear all about it!

The Ecosystem Award

Splunk has a rich ecosystem of partners that help deliver, extend and enrich every Splunk deployment. Nominate and share details about how you are working with any Splunk partner(s) to recognize their contribution to your Splunk implementation. You can submit individuals or organizations in this category.

The "Splunk Ninja" Award

This category distinguishes those individuals who have proven themselves to be Splunk champions. Do you live, eat, breathe, and sleep all things Splunk? Do people at work come to you with their Splunk needs? Have you inspired others to download and start using Splunk software? Then you just might be a Splunk Ninja. Tell us more!

The Commander Award

Do you have an incredible leader that supports you and your organization to expand your usage of Splunk? We want to know about those leaders who empower teams to optimize their data AND their business with Splunk.

The Futurist Award

This award celebrates our early adopters, individuals and teams who bring the latest Splunk technology into their environments. These are cutting edge teams who shepherd machine learning, AI, cloud, IoT, DevOps, asset intelligence, and more in their organizations. We want to hear about the new ways you are using Splunk to solve business challenges.


When can I submit nominations?

Entries will be accepted Friday, June 15, 2018 through Friday, August 10, 2018 at midnight PDT.

Can I nominate myself?

You can nominate yourself or your colleagues or another eligible individual.

Are the Revolution Awards for individuals or can a team be nominated?

It's for individuals and teams, but please be sure to name the individual who will run point for recognition, whether it is you, or your boss, or your favorite colleague.

What are the prizes?

Each award winner will receive one (1) personalized awards trophy, a Splunk Revolution Award winner polo shirt, and a US $200 credit to the Splunk store that can be applied either on-site at .conf18 or at the Splunk Store online.

Do I have to be present at .conf18 to win?

We need at least one person from your team to be present at .conf18. Winners will be selected and notified approximately four weeks prior to .conf18. Winners will be announced via Splunk Blogs, throughout .conf18 and at the live awards ceremony at .conf18.

Will Splunk reimburse any Travel / Expenses for the winners?

Splunk will not reimburse Travel / Expenses for any winners.

Where can I find the full details about submissions, eligibility, terms and conditions, and prizes?

Click here for the official rules.
Email revolutionawards@splunk.com for more questions.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Must be a Splunk customer, developer or partner and at least 18, the age of majority, and the legal resident of any one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, Australia, Canada (excluding Quebec), Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, or the UK (“Territories”). Void where prohibited by law. See Official Rules for entry requirements and judging criteria. Begins at 12:01:00 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on June 15, 2018 and ends at 11:59:00 p.m. PT on August 10, 2018. Subject to full Official Rules at http://live.splunk.com/confRevolutionAwardsOfficialRules. ARV of each prize (1 or 2 per category): USD $300. Sponsor is Splunk Inc., 270 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.