ANNAPOLIS, MD, April 18, 2007 - Zenoss Inc., a leading provider of open source network and systems management software, today announced the launch of the Zenoss Global Partner Program along with 8 partners. The new program brings expanded services and technology capabilities to Zenoss users worldwide and creates new business opportunities for systems integrators, hosters, managed service providers, ISV's and OEM's.
The Zenoss Global Partner program provides a business and technology framework for partnering with Zenoss, Inc. to deliver professional services, managed services and technology solutions related to Zenoss Core, the highest ranking open source IT monitoring solution on Sourceforge.net. Zenoss end users benefit by gaining access to an expanding network of technologies and certified solutions providers who can deliver a broad range of deployment and support services as they adopt the Zenoss solution.
"As a systems and network management professional services firm, Zenoss provided us exactly what we needed," said Andrew Fisk, Managing Director of Tagish UK Ltd. "Tagish UK benefits from Zenoss' powerful, affordable and flexible product as well as a partnership that expands access to new clients."
The 8 charter members of the program are located throughout North America and Europe. They represent the range of partnering models supported by the program including: systems integrators, hosting providers, managed services providers, ISV's and OEM's. The Zenoss charter partners are: Alteritech, Beacon Professional Services, Digiport, Iditarod Systems, KOGit, Omnipresence, Port25 Solutions, Inc., Tagish UK Ltd, and Turing Labs.
"This program brings value to our growing community of end users, and creates new channels for technology and services providers," said Tim Galligan, VP of Sales and Client Services for Zenoss, Inc. "Our open source model has allowed us to quickly attract partners from around the globe and to offer them a unique and compelling business opportunity."
About Zenoss, Inc.
Zenoss, Inc. is the developer of the Zenoss Core commercial open source IT monitoring software platform. Zenoss Core allows IT professionals to manage the status and health of their entire infrastructures through a single web-based console. Recently named one of the top ten open source companies to watch by Network World Magazine, Zenoss Core is the world's most downloaded network monitoring product amongst over 1600 projects listed on SourceForge.net, the largest Internet destination for IT professionals seeking open source applications.* The privately held company is headquartered in Annapolis, MD and has received investment from Boulder Ventures and Intersouth Partners. For more information, please visit www.zenoss.com.
*As measured by downloads from 1/1/07 to present on SourceForge.net