ANNAPOLIS, MD, September 27, 2007 - Zenoss Inc., a leading commercial open source IT management company, today announced that it will be exhibiting as a Silver Sponsor at the fifth annual Ohio LinuxFest on Saturday, September 29th in Columbus, Ohio.
"We believe that our biggest asset is the information and feedback we receive from the open source community," said Zenoss Vice President of Community, Mark Hinkle. "Having the opportunity to interact with open source users to get their reactions and input into our software development process is invaluable to us, and we find participating at grass roots events like the Ohio LinuxFest to be very rewarding."
Zenoss will be demonstrating the Zenoss Core 2.1 Beta in the Ohio Linux Exhibition Hall. The network management software, released earlier this month, included new features like network data integration with Google maps graphical representations of network topology. Zenoss representatives will present "Monitoring Your Network with Zenoss Core" at 10:00 a.m. on the 29th in the Linux International Room. There also will be a presentation on Zenoss Enterprise deployment options at 3:50 p.m. on the Open Source Solutions Stage.
On September 28th the Zenoss Core project will be sponsoring the Software Freedom Road Rally as a celebration of Software Freedom Day. Participants will be participating in a road rally from Raleigh, NC to the Ohio LinuxFest in Columbus, OH.
For more information on the Zenoss Project or to download Zenoss Core please visit http://community.zenoss.com.
About Zenoss, Inc.
Zenoss, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Annapolis, MD. Zenoss (www.zenoss.com) offers a complete network monitoring and systems management platform that discovers networked IT resources, monitors them for performance and availability, and tracks changes through a configuration management database (CMDB). Zenoss offers enterprise-grade support, services, and commercial add-ons through its Enterprise Subscription. One of the ten most active projects on SourceForge.Net, Zenoss software has been downloaded over 250,000 times in 2007, and is used in government, education, and some of the world's largest corporations. Zenoss is winner of Network World's Clear Choice Award, Enterprise Open Source Magazine Readers' Choice Award, and a nominee for Best Technical Design in the SourceForge 2007 Community Choice Awards. Download Zenoss Core free at www.zenoss.com/dl/.