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Zenoss Awards IT Leaders at GalaxZ17

15 Organizations, Including Cognizant, Juniper and PNC, Recognized for Best-in-Class IT Practices & Serve as Model to Others in Industry

AUSTIN, Texas - April 11, 2017 - Zenoss Inc., the leader in hybrid IT monitoring and analytics software, today announced the winners of the Z Awards at the company’s annual user conference, GalaxZ, held in Austin, Texas. The prestigious Z Awards honor customers for achieving excellence in hybrid IT monitoring.

"I am fortunate to lead the customer success programs to capture and analyze feedback and effectively apply this to our ongoing strategy," said Brian Wilson, chief customer officer at Zenoss. "The GalaxZ event is three days of invaluable in-person dialogue, which is a key element to success across the ecosystem. Today, we publicly present Z Awards to those who stand out and demonstrate incredible leadership and commitment to innovation, driving IT transformation across a broad range of industry verticals."

Nomination categories showcase organizations that have gone the distance, with incredible talent, excellent leadership skills, a vision of gaining new value from the Zenoss platform, and that have realized exceptional business results and return on investment (ROI) from adopting an effective hybrid IT monitoring strategy. The categories and esteemed winners are as follows:

  • Innovator of the Year Award: Presidio
  • Team of the Year: Huntington Bank
  • Implementation of the Year: Datalink
  • Channel Partner of the Year: NTT DATA
  • Technology Partner of the Year: LayerX Technologies
  • Services Partner of the Year: SoftServe
  • MSP of the Year: Cognizant
  • Rookies of the Year: Grainger and Juniper
  • Vision and Innovation - Technology: Acxiom
  • Vision and Innovation - Financial: Charles Schwab
  • Vision and Innovation - Education: University of Maryland University College (UMUC)
  • Vision and Innovation - Health Care: Surescripts
  • ZenMaster of the Year: Jason Stanley, PNC

Zenoss operates by its core values — and one specifically, "Customers for Life," is the premise behind the Z Awards. GalaxZ is the IT monitoring conference of the year, focusing on trends occurring in the ecosystem and providing insight for new ways to monitor and analyze the complex infrastructures that drive business success. GalaxZ17 sponsors included ServiceNow, Higher Logic, SaltStack, SoftServe, BigPanda, Broadsuite Media Group and many more.

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About Zenoss
Zenoss works with the world's largest organizations to ensure their IT services and applications are always on. As the global leader in hybrid IT monitoring and analytics software, Zenoss provides complete visibility for cloud, virtual and physical IT environments. Zenoss customers gain IT performance and risk insights into their unique IT ecosystems through real-time analytics that adapt to the ever-evolving data center and cloud, enabling them to eliminate disruptions and accelerate business. https://www.zenoss.com

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