Splunk

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Splunk is a company developing a machine data platform that comprises indexing, search, reporting, analysis, alerting, monitoring, and data management capabilities. The platform enables users to predict and prevent problems, streamline the security stack, minimize downtime as well as explore and visualize business processes. The company serves aerospace, defense, communications, energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, higher education, manufacturing, retail, online services, and other industries.
TypePublic
Founded2003
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitesplunk.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)7,000(+8%)
Job Openings3,709
Revenue (FY, 2021)$2.2 B(-5%)
Share Price (May 2022)$88(-7%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Splunk

Graham V. Smith

Graham V. Smith

Interim CEO and Chair
Teresa Carlson

Teresa Carlson

President and Chief Growth Officer
Shawn Bice

Shawn Bice

President of Products & Technology
Jason Child

Jason Child

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Scott Morgan

Scott Morgan

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Global Affairs and Secretary
Claire Hockin

Claire Hockin

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
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Splunk Office Locations

Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 32 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
270 Brannan St
McLean, VA, US
7900 Tysons One Pl #1100
Plano, TX, US
6860 Dallas Pkwy #800
San Jose, CA, US
500 Santana Row
Seattle, WA, US
1730 Minor Ave #900
Brisbane City, AU
24/324 Queen St
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Splunk Financials and Metrics

Splunk Revenue

Splunk's revenue was reported to be $2.23 b in FY, 2021 which is a 5.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Market capitalization (11-May-2022)

14.0b

Closing stock price (11-May-2022)

88.0

Cash (31-Jan-2022)

1.4b

EV

15.9b
Splunk's current market capitalization is $14 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.8b2.4b2.2b

Revenue growth, %

42%31%(5%)

Cost of goods sold

344.7m429.8m547.3m

Gross profit

1.5b1.9b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Revenue

424.9m516.6m626.3m434.1m491.7m558.6m502.1m605.7m

Cost of goods sold

95.8m98.3m107.8m128.6m132.1m136.8m171.9m183.4m

Gross profit

329.0m418.3m518.5m305.5m359.6m421.8m330.1m422.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

77%81%83%70%73%76%66%70%
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Cash

778.7m1.8b1.4b

Accounts Receivable

838.7m1.1b1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

129.8m162.9m152.9m

Current Assets

2.8b3.3b3.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

1.8b1.7b873.5m922.5m1.5b1.7b1.8b2.2b1.3b

Accounts Receivable

285.3m408.9m638.1m645.2m793.1m800.0m775.9m882.4m866.9m

Prepaid Expenses

79.1m83.0m103.2m127.4m118.0m140.9m262.1m171.3m145.1m

Current Assets

3.1b3.1b2.6b2.6b3.1b3.1b3.0b3.7b2.7b
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Net Income

(336.7m)(908.0m)(1.3b)

Depreciation and Amortization

67.7m93.7m99.1m

Accounts Payable

(5.4m)(9.1m)33.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

(287.6m)(190.9m)128.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

(155.4m)(256.3m)(313.9m)(305.6m)(566.9m)(768.4m)(471.0m)(855.0m)(1.2b)

Depreciation and Amortization

13.4m27.1m46.1m20.5m42.7m67.3m25.8m50.6m74.6m

Accounts Payable

2.9m5.3m(1.1m)7.3m23.0m(5.2m)22.8m19.7m9.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

35.0m(93.9m)(228.8m)46.0m(124.0m)(167.1m)70.7m14.7m(4.6m)
USDFY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

409.8k
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Splunk Operating Metrics

Splunk's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 19.4 k in FY, 2020. Splunk's Backlog was reported to be $794.9m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Enterprise Customers

15 k15 k16 k16 k17.5 k18 k18 k19 k19.4 k

Countries

110130130

Backlog

$160.5 m$379.8 m$794.9 m

$1m+ Orders

2934361111394469313449481

Splunk Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
TruSTAR TechnologyMay 28, 2021$82.1 m
FlowmillNovember 24, 2020
RigorNovember 05, 2020$37.6 m
PlumbrOctober 20, 2020
StreamlioNovember 01, 2019$19.8 m
SignalFxOctober 01, 2019$961.4 m
OmnitionSeptember 13, 2019$52.5 m
KryptonCloudAugust 02, 2018
VictorOpsJune 22, 2018$112.3 m
PhantomApril 06, 2018$303.8 m
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Splunk Revenue Breakdown

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Splunk revenue breakdown by business segment: 35.3% from Cloud Services, 39.5% from License and 25.2% from Maintenance, Professional Services and Training

Splunk revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 31.1% from International and 68.9% from United States

Splunk Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Splunk Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Splunk Online and Social Media Presence

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Splunk Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    75/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    80/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    79/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    70/100

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Splunk News and Updates

NOTICE TO DISREGARD -- Splunk Inc.

Seattle, WA, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We are advised by Splunk Inc. that journalists and other readers should disregard the news release, "Splunk Inc. Continues to Reach New Milestones," issued May 3, 2022, over GlobeNewswire.

Splunk Inc. Continues to Reach New Milestones

The Software Company, Splunk Inc., Has Successfully Managed to Solve the Hybrid Data Leverage Problem Since the Appointment of Its Current President Shawn Bice, and Improve Its Revenue to $2.5billion. The Software Company, Splunk Inc., Has Successfully Managed to Solve the Hybrid Data Leverage Probl…

LONG-TERM SPLUNK SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Kaskela Law LLC Announces Investigation of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) and Encourages Long-Term Stockholders to Contact the Firm

PHILADELPHIA, April 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating Splunk Inc. (“Splunk” or the “Company”) on behalf of the Company’s long-term stockholders.

Private equity firm Hellman & Friedman buys 7.5% stake in Splunk

Private equity firm Hellman & Friedman Inc. has acquired a 7.5% stake in Splunk Inc. Hellman & Friedman confirmed the investment in a regulatory filing. The Wall Street Journal reported the move today. San Francisco-based Splunk provides a widely used data analytics platform of the same nam…

Splunk hires Gary Steele from Proofpoint as its new CEO

Big data software company Splunk Inc. unveiled its new chief executive officer today, about three months after its longtime leader Doug Merritt stepped down from the company. Splunk, which makes software that’s used by enterprises to monitor and analyze data, said it has appointed Gary Steele (pict…

Splunk and AWS unlock application observability through OpenTelemetry

With enterprises shifting how they use their cloud infrastructure based on increased automation, observability becomes a key component needed to view the complexities involved for optimal results. Open source has been a big enabler of a lot of refactoring in the cloud, and OpenTelemetry — a collect…
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Splunk Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Splunk founded?

    Splunk was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Splunk key executives?

    Splunk's key executives are Graham V. Smith, Teresa Carlson and Shawn Bice.

  • How many employees does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 7,000 employees.

  • Who are Splunk competitors?

    Competitors of Splunk include Meltwater, Sumo Logic and Mu Sigma.

  • Where is Splunk headquarters?

    Splunk headquarters is located at 270 Brannan St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Splunk offices?

    Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 32 other locations.

  • How many offices does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 38 offices.