(Reuters) - Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc reported a 49 percent rise in quarterly revenue as businesses increasingly turn to data analytics to secure their networks from a surge in highly sophisticated cyber attacks.
The company’s net loss rose to $79.3 million, or 61 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31, from $57 million, or 47 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose to $220 million from $147.4 million.
Splunk said it added more than 600 enterprise customers in the quarter.
Reporting by Alan John Koshy in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel