2017 Splunk Revolution Awards

Nominations for the 2017 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 2018!

We love to celebrate the innovative, inspiring ways our customers are using Splunk software. Each year the Splunk Revolution Awards recognizes truly spectacular achievements of Splunk teams and users around the world and across multiple categories. So this is the time (and the place) to nominate you and your colleagues!

Winners will be announced at .conf2017, presented a sweet trophy by Splunk’s CEO Doug Merritt, and receive special VIP recognition throughout .conf2017and beyond!

2017 Award Categories

The Developers 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 or nomination for the Developers Award!

The Enterprise Award

Have you had to overcome complex IT systems architectural designs or internal challenges to enable the Splunk platform to truly shine at your organization? Are you and your team tech heroes that have resolved a significant business issue or two 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 category 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.


When can I submit nominations?

Entries will be accepted Friday, June 30 through Tuesday, August 15 at midnight PST. .

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 and a US$200 credit to the Splunk store that can be applied either on-site at .conf or at the Splunk Store online.

Do I have to be present at .conf2017 to win?

We need at least one person from your team to be present at .conf2017. Winners will be selected and notified approximately three weeks prior to .conf2017. There will be a formal announcement, awards ceremony and appreciation event at .conf2017 to celebrate the winners.

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 awards@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 30, 2017 and ends at 11:59:00 p.m. PT on August 15, 2017. Subject to full Official Rules at http://live.splunk.com/confRevolutionAwardsOfficialRules. ARV of each prize (3 per category; 15 total): USD $300. Sponsor is Splunk Inc., 270 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.