Webroot Announces Giga-level Sponsorship of .conf2015

Webroot to Demonstrate Seamless Integration of BrightCloud® Threat Intelligence Services and Splunk® Solutions to Help Protect Organizations from Previously Unknown Threats

BROOMFIELD, CO - September 18, 2015

Webroot today announced it is a Giga sponsor of .conf2015: The 6th Annual Splunk Worldwide Users’ Conference. .conf2015 will feature more than 165 sessions, including more than 80 customer presentations, and is expected to attract IT, security and business professionals who know the value of their data. The conference will be held Sept. 21–24, at the MGM Grand Las Vegas, with three days of optional education classes through Splunk University, Sept. 19–21, 2015.

As a market leader in intelligent cybersecurity for endpoints and collective threat intelligence, Webroot will showcase the new BrightCloud Threat Intelligence Add-on for Splunk and the BrightCloud Threat Intelligence App for Splunk. Both solutions easily integrate into the Splunk environment, enabling users to identify and remediate potential security issues before they lead to costly breaches and data loss. By correlating their operational data with Webroot’s continuously updated feed of the most accurate, real-time IP threat intelligence in the industry, customers can leverage Webroot and Splunk solutions together to further improve their security posture.

"We’re thrilled to partner with Splunk as a sponsor of .conf2015," said Patrick Kennedy, vice president of enterprise marketing at Webroot. "Splunk’s leadership as a security analytics platform is clear, and pairing it with Webroot’s highly-accurate, real-time threat intelligence creates a powerful combination that helps businesses identify and respond to emerging threats sooner. So getting involved in the event is a win-win for the industry and for us."

.conf2015 attendees will learn how to gain Operational 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. With more than 50% of the Fortune 100 in attendance, it’s the best place to learn how leading companies are using Splunk. Along with three days of keynotes and breakout sessions, plus three pre-conference days for Splunk University, attendees will share best practices, discover new features and ways to implement Splunk software to gain insights from their data. Register for .conf2015.

About Splunk Inc.

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 10,000 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in more than 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™, Hunk®, Splunk Light™, Splunk MINT and premium Splunk Apps. To learn more, please visit http://www.splunk.com/company.

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Webroot delivers next-generation endpoint security and threat intelligence services to protect businesses and individuals around the globe. Our smarter approach harnesses the power of cloud-based collective threat intelligence derived from millions of real-world devices to stop threats in real time and help secure the connected world.