(The Hosting News) – Zenoss Inc., corporate sponsor of the award winning open source IT monitoring and management solution Zenoss Core, will be demonstrating how to monitor IT infrastructure with the company’s free and open source tools at the 11th Annual Linux and Grassroots Open Source Festival, Linuxfest Northwest (LFNW), on April 24th and 25th in Bellingham, Wash. As a Gold Sponsor of the event, Zenoss will showcase the most recent free software packages for cloud monitoring and virtualization management (called ZenPacks) from the open source project.
In addition, Zenoss Community manager Matt Ray will be giving a talk entitled, “Monitoring Bare Metal to the Clouds with Zenoss.” This hour long tutorial will instruct users about the methods for monitoring all types of physical and virtual infrastructure using free and open source software.
“This is our fourth year attending and exhibiting at Linuxfest Northwest, and we are consistently amazed at the dedication and excitement of the volunteers who organize this event, all of which is reflected in their program,” said Mark Hinkle, vice president of Community at Zenoss. “These user led events are critical for providing awareness of the benefits open source software, and it’s a pleasure to once again sponsor and attend LFNW.”
Additional information about Zenoss Core and cloud computing management can be found on the Zenoss Community website: http://community.zenoss.org
About Zenoss Core
Zenoss Core is an award winning open source network monitoring and systems management project that delivers the functionality to effectively manage the configuration, health and performance of networks, servers and applications through a single, integrated software package. The Zenoss Community is comprised of over 75,000 active members who are instrumental in evolving the solution as well as providing timely support and help for all questions. One of the most active projects on SourceForge, Zenoss Core has been downloaded over one million times and is being used by companies in over 180 countries. The Zenoss Core project is sponsored by Zenoss Inc., a commercial open source independent software vendor. For more information on Zenoss Core, visit http://community.zenoss.org.
About Zenoss Inc.
Zenoss is a leading commercial open source provider of Unlegacy enterprise IT management products. Zenoss Enterprise is a single model-based product that enables organizations to seamlessly manage physical, virtual and cloud based infrastructure with unprecedented power, agility and value. Leveraging a commercial open source model, Zenoss products monitor over one million network and server devices daily and have been used in over 25,000 organizations in 180 countries around the world. Commercial customers include leading companies such as Rackspace, VMware, LinkedIn, Carlson, Motorola and Deutsche Bank. To learn more about Zenoss’ award-winning IT operations management software, visit http://www.zenoss.com.