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Analytics firm Splunk’s CEO Doug Merritt has stepped down, effective immediately, without warning. A company statement headlined “Splunk Announces CEO Transition” offers no reason for Merritt’s departure. Indeed, the document offers a good reason to keep him around, by revealing preliminary Q3 2021 revenue of “approximately $ …

  1. Doctor Syntax Silver badge

    Maybe the increase in revenue triggered the bonus he was waiting for.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Maybe

    He lost his marbles. Oh sorry that is Kerplunk.

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