Leveraging Docker and Hadoop; Zenoss Delivers Software-Defined Operations at Scale
AUSTIN, TX — February 25, 2015 – Zenoss Inc., a leading provider of unified IT monitoring and service analytics for physical, virtual, and cloud-based IT infrastructures, today announced the availability of Zenoss 5.
"With its extensibility, visualization and other capabilities, Zenoss 5 serves as a single platform for monitoring that can scale with enterprise applications and Big Data while simplifying operations so teams can focus on the critical business services they deliver," said Jay Lyman, Research Manager, Infrastructure Software, 451 Research. "The latest version of the software enables customers to achieve scalability, flexibility and efficiency while reducing the cost of operations with simplified, unified monitoring as part of a more agile, DevOps approach."
Zenoss 5 leverages state-of-the-art technologies including Docker, within the Zenoss Control Center, and Apache HBase within Big Data Hadoop to deliver high-fidelity monitoring at scale that gives IT operations a unified, service-centric view of application infrastructure and the intelligence required to quickly and cost-effectively avoid service disruptions.
"Zenoss 5 fundamentally changes the game," said Greg Stock, Chairman and CEO of Zenoss. "Driven by innovation, we are proud to deliver the first scalable, model-based platform that enables our customers and partners to manage IT environments of any size and complexity without compromise."
Zenoss 5 utilizes a next generation microservices application architecture to dramatically improve performance monitoring, scalability, availability and usability including:
"We believe Zenoss Service Dynamics 5 will have a huge impact on reducing the operational overhead associated with monitoring our business-critical services and infrastructure," stated Sreenatha Timmareddy, Senior Engineering Manager, Systems Architecture at NetApp. "As keeping up with highly complex, dynamic environments is critical for web-scale infrastructure and service monitoring."
Zenoss is a leading provider of unified IT monitoring and service analytics software for physical, virtual, and cloud-based IT infrastructures. Offered on-premise or as a cloud service, only Zenoss scales to deliver service-centric monitoring, root-cause isolation and operational intelligence that adapts in near real-time to today’s most complex and dynamic IT environments. Over 35,000 organizations worldwide have deployed Zenoss to manage their networks, servers, virtual devices, storage, and cloud infrastructure, gaining visibility and control of their IT operations.