Ohio State’s Enterprise Security team provides a no-cost Log Management Hosting service to help IT professionals collect machine data from sources such as computer systems, networking equipment and web sites in order to capture access and other security-related events. This data is retained in accordance with OSU and Security Framework requirements. The data is available to assist IT professionals with reviewing anomalies and promptly identifying problems with systems under their purview.
Early in October, Splunk held its annual conference for users worldwide, .conf2104. During this conference, one of our own resident Splunk experts was recognized for his outstanding achievements using the log management software.
Mark Runals, Senior Security Engineer, won one of Splunk’s 2014 Revolution Awards, the Innovation Award. Recipients of this award have solved problems in their organizations by utilizing Splunk software in a unique way.