Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), the leading software platform for real-time operational intelligence, today announced that Splunk customer Safeway will speak at the Gartner Catalyst Conference 2013 in San Diego about how Safeway is using Splunk® software to improve service delivery and streamline IT operations. The session, “Splunk: Turning Big Data into IT, Security and Business Analytics at Safeway,” will take place on Tuesday, July 30 at 10:20 a.m. PDT at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in room Elizabeth F. Safeway will describe how Splunk software is used across its IT infrastructure to deliver valuable real-time and historical data analytics. The speakers will include Chris Jennewine, director of enterprise systems management, Safeway and Leena Joshi, senior director of solutions marketing, Splunk. “Today’s IT organizations are forced to play a balancing act managing complexity with 24x7 user expectations,” Joshi said. “In this session, the audience will learn firsthand how Safeway uses Splunk software to improve infrastructure visibility and security, to gain insights into customer behavior in real time and to help retire more than two dozen IT tools.” Splunk will exhibit throughout the event at booth #148. Register now for .conf2013, the 4 th Annual Splunk Worldwide Users’ Conference, featuring more than 100 sessions by Splunk customers, partners, experts and employees. .conf2013 is being held September 30-October 3 at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. About Splunk Inc. Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the engine for machine data™. Splunk® software collects, indexes and harnesses the machine-generated big data coming from the websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors 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. 5,600 enterprises, universities, government agencies and service providers in over 90 countries use Splunk Enterprise to gain Operational Intelligence that deepens business and customer understanding, improves service and uptime, reduces cost and mitigates cybersecurity risk. Splunk Storm®, a cloud-based subscription service, is used by organizations developing and running applications in the cloud. To learn more, please visit www.splunk.com/company. Splunk, Splunk>, Splunk Storm, Listen to Your Data, SPL and The Engine for Machine Data are trademarks and registered trademarks of Splunk Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective owners. © 2013 Splunk Inc. All rights reserved.