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Trustmarque signs new partnership with leading operational intelligence company

York, UK, 7th June 2012 – Infrastructure and software solutions value added reseller, Trustmarque, announced today it has signed a reseller agreement with Splunk Inc., the leading provider of software for real-time operational intelligence. Trustmarque’s Information Security Group will provide customers with technical deployment, maintenance and support for Splunk’s flagship software for collecting, indexing and harnessing machine data - Splunk Enterprise 4.3 and the Splunk App for Enterprise Security 2.0.

“Splunk’s applications in compliance, networks and data security are very complementary to what we do,” comments Rob Newburn, Head of Information Security and Managed Services, Trustmarque. “Splunk provides disruptive technology, has great pedigree, a loyal user base, and are leaders in the field of operational intelligence. They are also gaining great traction in the market following Splunk’s recent IPO and we see great potential with the software in our customer base.”

“We are pleased to have signed up Trustmarque as a channel partner in the UK,” comments Jason Phelps, Sales Director EMEA for Splunk. “Trustmarque works with a number of highly regulated organisations that have a requirement to process huge volumes of data in real-time - particularly in key vertical markets such as government, retail, finance and telecoms. Trustmarque is very strong in these sectors and will be a great route to market for us.”

Splunk Enterprise 4.3 provides visibility into a broad range of IT events including those that are beyond the scope of traditional security solutions, but are increasingly security-relevant. Its big-data engine enables security professionals to quickly understand unknown threats hidden as patterns in terabytes of normal user-credentialed activities that can signify the presence of advanced malware or a malicious insider.

The Splunk App for Enterprise Security provides out-of-the-box security content that, combined with Splunk Enterprise 4.3, delivers a next-generation security solution for monitoring known threats, support for forensic investigations, big data analytics to help identify advanced persistent threats, and dashboards for security posture and investigation workflows. As a result, most customers achieve a reduction in incident investigation times, not only lowering incident response costs, but also dramatically reducing risk as attack windows are shortened.

Trustmarque will provide technical services, consultancy, training, maintenance and support to its customers looking to deploy Splunk. Through this training and Trustmarque’s expertise in Information Security, the company will help organisations realise the full benefits of Splunk’s technology.

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About Trustmarque

Trustmarque is a market-leading Value Added Reseller and provider of technology services and solutions to UK private and public sector organisations. Trustmarque has been a trusted advisor to customers on issues relating to technology for over 24 years, helping companies to make sense of their complex IT environments by unlocking the value of technology, improving efficiencies and reducing costs.

Trustmarque holds ISO9001/2000, ISO14001, OHSAS18001 and ISO27001 certifications, is OGC accredited and has achieved the Investors in People standard. In addition Trustmarque’s employees are ITIL and PRINCE2 qualified.

Trustmarque has also worked with The CarbonNeutral Company (formerly Future Forests) leaders in the field of carbon management and climate change solutions to become a CarbonNeutral® company.

For more information about Trustmarque visit www.trustmarque.com, call 0845 2101 500, or email: info@trustmarque.com.

About Splunk Inc.

Splunk® Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the engine for machine data™. Splunk software collects, indexes and harnesses the massive machine data continuously generated by the websites, applications, servers, networks and mobile devices that power business. Splunk software enables organizations to monitor, search, analyze, visualize and act on massive streams of real-time and historical machine data. More than 4,000 enterprises, universities, government agencies and service providers in over 80 countries use Splunk Enterprise to gain operational intelligence that deepens business understanding, improves service and uptime, reduces cost and mitigates cyber-security risk. To learn more, please visit www.splunk.com/company.

Media Information:
Michelle Allison
C8 Consulting Ltd
01189 001132
michelle@c8consulting.co.uk

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