BOSS of the SOC v8 - Live from RSAC 2024!

Monday, May 6, 2024


You’ve heard of Boss of the SOC (BOTS) and now it’s time to test your skills against the top Splunk security experts at RSAC 2024! Get ready to showcase your cybersecurity skills and compete against the best in the industry. Join us for an adrenaline-pumping challenge where teams battle it out to prove they’re the ultimate defenders of the digital world. Are you ready to rise to the top and claim the title of Boss of the SOC? Let the games begin!

Not sure if BOTS is right for you? Check out this blog to learn everything you need to know about BOTS.


Monday, May 6, 2024 | 7:00PM - 9:30PM 

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Participant check in, food and beverages will be provided
7:30 PM - 7:45 PM: Welcome and competition kick-off
7:45 PM - 9:30 PM: Competition



Convene SF, Fifth Floor, Pacific Hall 
40 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco CA 94108

How to get to the competition once you arrive at Convene SF. 

  • Take the elevator to the 5th floor. 
  • Exit the elevator and a check in desk will be on your right. 
  • Coat check will be available.



BOTS competition is a cybersecurity challenge where teams analyze simulated security incidents using Splunk software. 

  • Participants investigate real-world scenarios, detect threats, and respond effectively to protect against cyber threats. 
  • The two hour competition provides hands-on experience and fosters collaboration among cybersecurity professionals. 
  • You’ll spend time working through problems, networking with a global audience, and enjoy a variety of provided food and drinks. 
  • The evening wraps up with a short ceremony and prizes for the competition winners!


Space is limited, sign up now!

Follow these instructions to ensure a seamless experience:

  • Each participant must register on this site to reserve their individual spot. One single registration does not reserve multiple spots for the entire team. IMPORTANT: All team members must register individually and on-site registration is unavailable.
  • Register with an email that you can access on the day of the competition.
  • In the upcoming weeks, all registered participants will receive instructions on how to form teams for the competition. All you need to do now is register here to reserve your spot, and be sure your friends and co-workers do the same.