• Splunk nabs on-call management startup VictorOps for $120 M

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    In a DevOps world, the operations part of the equation needs to be on call to deal with issues as they come up 24/7. We used to use pagers. Today's solutions like PagerDuty and VictorOps have been created to place this kind of requirement in a modern digital context. Today, Splunk bought VictorOps for $120 million in cash and Splunk securities.
    It's a company that makes a lot of sense for Splunk, a log management tool that has been helping customers deal with oodles of information being generated from back-end systems for many years. With VictorOps, the company gets a system to alert the...
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  • Splunk to Acquire Software Problem-Solver VictorOps for $120 Million

    Splunk to Acquire Software Problem-Solver VictorOps for $120 Million

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Big data-cruncher Splunk is acquiring VictorOps, a Boulder, Colo.-based startup whose tools help software developers collaborate and resolve engineering issues, for $120 million mostly in cash with some stock equity. The deal is expected to close before August.
    Doug Merritt, Splunk's CEO and president, described the company's acquisition strategy on a call with Fortune. He said Splunk is perpetually on the lookout for tie-ups that will boost the benefits its customers-such as Coca-Cola , Hyatt, and Zillow-derive from the data Splunk helps collect and parse.
    "What I hear over and over is...
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  • Splunk to acquire DevOps incident management platform VictorOps for $120 million

    Splunk to acquire DevOps incident management platform VictorOps for $120 million

    2 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Big data-crunching platform Splunk has announced plans to acquire VictorOps, an incident management platform for the DevOps fraternity. For the uninitiated, Splunk captures machine-generated data for the purpose of generating insights and “operational intelligence” through reports and visualizations. It basically gives businesses a broa...
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