Please join us at SplunkLive! Houston - and learn how more than 9,000 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in over 100 countries use Splunk® software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost.
Is your mind already churning with ways Splunk can help you to address challenges in your environment? Our customers share their stories to provide further inspiration.
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8:00am – Registration
9:00am – Welcome, Agenda, Overview
12:00pm – Lunch
- » Getting Started with Splunk Enterprise
New to Splunk? This session is for you! You'll learn about searching, alerting, reporting, dashboards, deployment and integration.
- » Building an Analytics-Enabled SOC with Splunk
Learn best practices for deploying an analytics-enabled SOC with a Splunk security expert. Whether you are interested in building a SOC, enhancing an existing SOC, or building out a security practice, this session will explain the people, processes, and technology required. The discussion will also cover how Splunk can complement a SIEM that may already be in place in the SOC.
- » New Splunk Application Management Solutions for a Cloud and Mobile-First World
More than ever, application management is on the minds of both operations and development teams. Many applications are delivered in part, or entirely via cloud. And the growth of delivering applications via mobile apps is astounding. Recently, Splunk launched Splunk App for Stream, which allows a wire-data based approach to managing apps, and Splunk MINT Express, enabling you to get operational intelligence directly from the mobile apps you deliver. In this session, we will recap Splunk’s approach to application management, provide an overview and brief demo of Splunk App for Stream, Splunk MINT Express and Splunk MINT Enterprise(Beta).
- » Splunk for Security Workshop
Learn from a Splunk security expert how to use Splunk Enterprise in a live, hands-on incident investigation session. We'll use Splunk to disrupt an adversary's Kill Chain by finding the Actions on Intent, Exploitation Methods, and Reconnaissance Tactics used against a simulated organization. Data investigated will include threat list intelligence feeds, endpoint activity logs, e-mail logs, and web access logs. This session is a must for all security experts! Please bring your laptop as this is a hands-on session.
3:30pm – Happy Hour Sponsored by Digital Guardian, Exabeam, Nimble Storage, and Seculert
SplunkLive! Houston is sponsored by Digital Guardian, Exabeam, Nimble Storage, and Seculert.
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Who Should Attend
Already using Splunk and a pro?
Great, join us for the customer presentations and breakout sessions in the afternoon. SplunkLive! is a great opportunity to swap ideas and start to form the Users' Groups you'll help to keep running throughout the year.
Intermediate level Splunk and looking to ramp up your instance?
You can always learn from customer and the solution area presentations. Stick around for the Advanced training session to build the dashboards of your dreams.
New to Splunk?
The overview, gives a primer on the value Splunk delivers. Customer and solution area presentations give you ideas of where you can go. The beginner tech session will help you to get started.
Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
From 8:00am to 4:30pm
The Westin Galleria Houston
5060 West Alabama
Houston, Texas 77056
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What Splunk customers are saying
"I was amazed at what Splunk was capable of doing basically right out of the box. Now I'm looking for other ways to use it."
–VP of IT Infrastructure, Insurance and Business Services Company
"SplunkLive! ROCKED! I am glad I got the opportunity to attend and meet people who are growing their business through the use of Splunk. It gave me a lot of new ideas on how we can leverage Splunk to make our lives more efficient and exciting."
–Information Security Manager, Leading Global Entertainment Content Company
Do I need to pay to attend?
No, SplunkLive! is free to all. Join us in the morning and learn what other Splunk Customers are using Splunk for and attend the workshops in the afternoon.
Should I bring my laptop?
Yes! Make sure to download Splunk first: http://www.splunk.com/download
Will there be wireless internet?
Yes! There will be an announcement at the beginning of the day covering network and passwords.
What time should I show up?
We start promptly at nine - make sure to arrive by 8:30 am to ensure a good seat!
Is there a dress code?
Dress code is business casual. If you want show your Splunk pride by wearing your favorite Splunk t-shirt—that's also welcome!
Will parking be included?
Unfortunately Splunk doesn't cover parking expenses but we'll include lunch and a collector's t-shirt!