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Zenoss Announces Call for Speakers at GalaxZ 16

Annual User Conference to Take Place May 10-12, 2016, at the JW Marriott Hotel in Austin, Texas

AUSTIN, TX — December 2, 2015 — Zenoss Inc., the leader in unified IT monitoring and analytics software, today announced its "Call for Speakers" for GalaxZ 16, the company’s annual user conference. The event will be held May 10-12, 2016, at the JW Marriott in Austin, Texas, and is expected to attract hundreds of attendees.

GalaxZ 16 is looking for IT professionals to present challenges, strategies and success stories in how-to and case study sessions. Conference sessions will cover topics and specialties spanning all facets of innovative and advanced approaches to infrastructure monitoring and analytics.

"Last year we held our inaugural user conference here in Austin and the buzz from the event continues to resonate among our customers, partners and employees," said Megan Lueders, Vice President of Marketing at Zenoss. "While the bar was set extremely high, we have plans to make it even more valuable in 2016 with hands-on training, exciting keynote speakers, and more customer-led sessions."

Zenoss’ customer base, partners, industry leaders, and research analysts will gather to share insights, reveal best practices, and network with IT professionals from around the world. Case study speakers will also share detailed insight into how they are building their IT environments with Zenoss serving as a core part of the company’s strategy. These stories will demonstrate innovative thinking and approaches, but also showcase the transformational element of the data center.

Along with the presenters selected from this "Call for Speakers", representatives from the analyst community, industry luminaries, technology partners and infrastructure experts will be featured at the conference. The agenda will include keynotes, educational workshops, case studies, and topical breakout sessions as well as a hands-on product and services showcase.

30+ sessions and presentations will be available to attendees, including:

  • Keynotes from industry thought leaders and analysts
  • User success stories and case studies from some of Zenoss’ most innovative customers
  • Highly collaborative breakout sessions with IT operations executives and analysts
  • Technical education tracks with a special focus on enhancing technical skills in unified monitoring, event management, service analytics, virtualization and cloud monitoring, and converged infrastructure monitoring
  • Partner Showcase featuring the latest technology solutions across the entire IT ecosystem
  • Hands-on demonstrations, workshops, and technical training labs
  • 1:1 sessions with Zenoss support staff, engineers, account managers, and executives
  • Announcement of Z Award winners in Innovation, Scale, and Leadership
  • Networking with Zenoss customers and partners

Click HERE for the GalaxZ 16 event registration and HERE by Jan. 15, 2016, for the speaker submission form.

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About Zenoss:

Zenoss’ patented, agentless, and hyperscalable IT monitoring technology is trusted by more than 35,000 organizations worldwide, including Accenture, AT&T, BBC, CenturyLink, Cisco, Cognizant, HBO, Oracle, Rackspace, Salesforce.com, Verizon, VMware, and US Army. Named by Forbes as one of the Top 20 Cloud Companies and CEOs to Work for in 2015, Zenoss customers intelligently manage the complexity of hybrid cloud, converged, and disparate-vendor IT infrastructures. Visit www.zenoss.com for more information.

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