SAN FRANCISCO & SEATTLE, USA: Splunk Inc., source for the primary software platform intended for real-time operational intelligence, along with Tableau Software, a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, declared a strategic alliance en route for leveraging the power of visual analytics and real-time machine data.
As slice of a joint technology venture, the newest version of Tableau software includes Splunk Enterprise as a native data source using Splunk’s freshly launched ODBC driver.
“Tableau is the most widely recognized provider of visual analytics software,” alleged Guido Schroeder, senior VP of products, Splunk. Volumnising that – “Our alliance with Tableau extends the value that Splunk software unlocks in machine data. Using Tableau to visualize structured data with machine data in Splunk will enable people to gain new business insights.”
“Splunk leads the market in enabling organizations to collect, index and make searchable machine data from apps, servers, networks, websites and devices in real time,” held Chris Stolte, chief development officer and co-founder, Tableau Software. Supplementing that – “Our integration lets organizations use our visual analytics software on their machine data in Splunk software. Whether it’s to find quick insights or explore machine data, it accelerates new insights for anyone using Tableau and Splunk.”