New Microsoft Windows ZenPack Simplifies and Improves Microsoft Windows Monitoring

October 7 2014 | By | in Extended Monitoring/ZenPacks

Over the last decade, enterprise IT departments have used a wide variety of different types of technologies, including SNMP, WMI, and proprietary agents, in an attempt to tame their Windows servers and reduce the headaches associated with Windows server performance and availability monitoring. Challenges related to Microsoft Windows monitoring include ensuring Windows servers are up .. Read More »

Are Open Source Clouds Finally Ready for Primetime?

October 3 2014 | By | in Cloud

Two years ago, Zenoss conducted its first “State of the Open Source Cloud” survey. Much has changed since then, so Zenoss is reaching out once again to assess the state of the open source cloud in enterprise IT organizations. Today, Zenoss is pleased to announce that our latest research survey, the 2014 State of the .. Read More »

New Layer 2 Networking ZenPack Now Available!

Layer2 Networking ZenPack

Since any network device issue has the potential to disrupt service delivery, monitoring all of your network devices — switches, routers, load balancers, firewalls, and more — is critical. Today, Zenoss announced the release of our new Layer2 ZenPack (for more information, see “Enhanced Use of Layer 2 Protocols Strengthens Network Monitoring Through New Zenoss .. Read More »

Bridging the Gap Between DevOps and ITOps

September 23 2014 | By | in DevOps

DevOps as a concept hasn’t been around that long – it surfaced just a few years back as a result of agile application development teams needing high speed and flexible application operations, deeper application specific knowledge, and more responsive application support. Ultimately, application teams needed a way to make service delivery more agile and more .. Read More »

Explore the GalaxZ!

September 8 2014 | By | in GalaxZ 15 User Conference

Throughout my career I’ve recognized that customers are the key to every company’s success. In fact, prior to joining Zenoss I worked at a Voice of the Customer (VoC) software company, where I developed a deep appreciation of the value of a strong customer relationship. And having participated in a number of terrific and memorable .. Read More »