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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 the 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 Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)5,800(+32%)
Job Openings3,060
Revenue (FY, 2021)$2.2 B(-5%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$120.9
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Splunk

Doug Merritt

Doug Merritt

President and Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
Jason Child

Jason Child

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Tim Tully

Tim Tully

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
Teresa Carlson

Teresa Carlson

President and Chief Growth Officer
Shawn Bice

Shawn Bice

President of Products & Technology
Scott Morgan

Scott Morgan

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Global Affairs and Secretary
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Splunk Office Locations

Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 30 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
270 Brannan St, San Francisco
McLean, VA, US
7900 Tysons One Pl #1100
Plano, TX, US
5360 Legacy Dr #250
San Jose, CA, US
500 Santana Row
Seattle, WA, US
1730 Minor Ave #900
Brisbane City, AU
71 Eagle St
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Splunk Financials and Metrics

Splunk Revenue

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Splunk's revenue was reported to be $2.23 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

502.1m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

330.1m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

65.8%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(471.0m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(435.3m)

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

19.8b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

120.9

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

1.8b

EV

20.3b
Splunk's current market capitalization is $19.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.3b1.8b2.4b2.2b

Revenue growth, %

34%42%31%

Cost of goods sold

256.4m344.7m429.8m547.3m

Gross profit

1.0b1.5b1.9b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

311.6m388.3m481.0m424.9m516.6m626.3m434.1m491.7m240.2m502.1m

Cost of goods sold

78.0m83.7m89.2m95.8m98.3m107.8m128.6m132.1m5.0m171.9m

Gross profit

233.7m304.6m391.8m329.0m418.3m518.5m305.5m359.6m235.2m330.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

75%78%81%77%81%83%70%73%98%66%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

545.9m1.9b778.7m1.8b

Accounts Receivable

391.8m469.7m838.7m1.1b

Prepaid Expenses

70.0m73.2m129.8m162.9m

Current Assets

1.6b3.4b2.8b3.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

481.8m419.7m1.9b1.8b1.7b873.5m922.5m1.5b1.7b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

207.9m247.8m303.3m285.3m408.9m638.1m645.2m793.1m800.0m775.9m

Prepaid Expenses

90.1m65.8m69.8m79.1m83.0m103.2m127.4m118.0m140.9m262.1m

Current Assets

1.3b1.3b3.1b3.1b3.1b2.6b2.6b3.1b3.1b3.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(259.1m)(275.6m)(336.7m)(908.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

40.9m52.4m67.7m93.7m

Accounts Payable

3.4m9.2m(5.4m)(9.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

262.9m296.5m(287.6m)(190.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(118.5m)(222.0m)(277.7m)(155.4m)(256.3m)(313.9m)(305.6m)(566.9m)(768.4m)(471.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

11.4m24.2m37.9m13.4m27.1m46.1m20.5m42.7m67.3m25.8m

Accounts Payable

(1.1m)3.0m6.8m2.9m5.3m(1.1m)7.3m23.0m(5.2m)22.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

76.5m110.0m169.1m35.0m(93.9m)(228.8m)46.0m(124.0m)(167.1m)70.7m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

397.1k

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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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
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Splunk Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
FlowmillNovember 24, 2020
PlumbrOctober 20, 2020
RigorOctober 20, 2020
StreamlioOctober 21, 2019
OmnitionSeptember 04, 2019$52.5 m
SignalFxAugust 21, 2019$1.05 b
KryptonCloudAugust 02, 2018
VictorOpsJune 11, 2018$120 m
PhantomFebruary 27, 2018$350 m
SignalSenseOctober 17, 2017
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Splunk Revenue Breakdown

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Splunk revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.2% from Cloud Services, 28.5% from Maintenance, Professional Services and Training and 58.2% from License

Splunk revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 28.9% from International and 71.1% from United States

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Splunk Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

57/100

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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

    A+

    96/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    95/100

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Splunk News and Updates

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Earnings Preview: What To Expect From Splunk Today

Splunk is reporting earnings after the close today. Here is a closer look.

Splunk Posts Wider-Than-Expected Loss

Splunk (SPLK) - Get Report shares fell in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the data analysis software company reported a bigger-than-expected loss for its latest quarter.

Splunk Hires AWS Database Exec As New President Of Products And Technology

Splunk has hired Shawn Bice, who currently manages Amazon Web Services’ lineup of database products, to the newly created position of president of products and technology.

Splunk to acquire cloud-native security startup TruSTAR

Splunk Inc. today announced its intention to acquire cloud-native security startup TruSTAR Technology Inc. for an undisclosed price. Founded in 2014, TruSTAR offers an application programming interface-first cloud-native intelligence management platform that transforms intelligence from third-party…
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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 Doug Merritt, Jason Child and Tim Tully.

  • How many employees does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 5,800 employees.

  • What is Splunk revenue?

    Latest Splunk annual revenue is $2.2 b.

  • What is Splunk revenue per employee?

    Latest Splunk revenue per employee is $384.4 k.

  • Who are Splunk competitors?

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

  • Where is Splunk headquarters?

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

  • Where are Splunk offices?

    Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 30 other locations.

  • How many offices does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 35 offices.