SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fortscale (www.fortscale.com) today announced it is a sponsor of .conf2014: The Fifth Annual Splunk Worldwide Users’ Conference. .conf2014 will feature more than 150 sessions, including more than 70 customer presentations, and is expected to attract more than 4,000 IT and business professionals. .conf2014 will be held October 6 – 9 at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Fortscale will be showcasing its innovative flagship product that complements the Splunk security analytics platform with designated machine learning algorithms that produce user behavior analytics. This helps security analysts identify user-related threats, malicious insiders, compromised accounts, suspicious behavior and risky access of users to data. Using a state of the art machine learning approach and user threats-driven security analytics, Fortscale leverages Splunk® Enterprise as a security analytics platform to profile user behavior and to provide notable events back to Splunk Enterprise so the data can be integrated in the customer’s workflow for investigation, validation and remediation, solving these specific challenges.
“We are excited to be a sponsor of .conf2014,” said Idan Tendler, Co-Founder, CEO, Fortscale. “This is a premier event for all things data and we look forward to demonstrating how our User Behavior Analytics works with the Splunk platform.”
.conf2014 attendees will learn how to gain Operational and Security Intelligence from machine-generated data by improving customer experience and service delivery, enhancing IT performance, shipping better code faster, providing timely business insights or reaching new levels of security in their organization. Register for .conf2014. During the conference, follow it on Twitter with the hashtag #splunkconf.
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Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software and cloud services enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 7,900 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in 100 countries use Splunk software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost. Splunk products include Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk® and premium Splunk Apps. To learn more, please visit http://www.splunk.com/company.
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Fortscale's goal is to enable enterprise security analysts to easily generate User Behavior Analytics, regardless of their technical know-how, thus by enriching existing log repositories such as SIEM or by integrating to big data platforms such as Splunk. Fortscale was founded by seasoned security entrepreneurs from Israel's high-tech sector, many of whom served in the IDF's Elite Intelligence and Cyber Unit, and is backed by Intel Capital, Blumberg Capital and the Swarth Group. Fortscale has a strong advisory board comprising global organizations' CISO’s and world-renowned experts in machine learning algorithms and cyber security. Its team includes specialists in Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning algorithms and Cyber Warfare experts. Fortscale's headquarters are located in San Francisco, CA.