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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
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    He lost his marbles. Oh sorry that is Kerplunk.

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