Splunk Enterprise is the leading platform for real-time operational intelligence. It’s an easy, fast and secure way to search, analyze and visualize the massive streams of machine data generated by your IT systems and technology infrastructure. This powerful analytical tool collects and indexes all the data generated by your IT infrastucture through the installation of a light-weight forwarder. The consumer gains end-to-end operational visability across their virtualized, private or public cloud infrastucture. Splunk’s ability to monitor your infrastucture in real time prevents probems before they impact users. Through Splunks alerting tools retain knowledge of recurring events to prevent future outages and poor application performance.