- Splunk (SPLK -1.2%) has acquired Cloudmeter, a developer of products that allow large volumes of data about corporate/data center network activity to be captured. Terms are undisclosed. (PR)
- Splunk plans to integrate Cloudmeter's technology with its machine data analysis software, and notes the former should strengthen the latter's value in IT operational intelligence/troubleshooting deployments (one of its core use cases).
- The purchase comes three months after Splunk bought BugSense, a startup that offered tools for analyzing the machine data produced by mobile apps.
Splunk buys network data capture startup
Dec 10 2013, 14:27 ET