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Zenoss Launches EMC Isilon ZenPack

Monitoring High-Performance Storage for Cloud Environments

AUSTIN, Texas - August 2, 2017 - Zenoss Inc., the leader in hybrid IT monitoring and analytics software, today announced the launch of its Dell/EMC Isilon 1.0 ZenPack.

Isilon Network-Attached Storage (NAS) Platform

"There is no question that IT organizations must modernize and automate their infrastructure and transform their data center operations into the cloud environment — one that is fully automated and self-service," said Marcus MacNeill, vice president of product management at Zenoss. "This new ZenPack provides monitoring for the Isilon scale-out NAS platform. Isilon continues to grow in popularity for high-volume storage for backup and archiving."

Isilon storage has found a foothold in the NAS space due to its targeted design to resolve ever-expanding data growth and management challenges associated with the increased demand for scalable storage.

Zenoss and EMC

Zenoss works with EMC to enable enterprises to optimize existing IT and legacy investments to free up resources for next-generation IT that will transform the business. As noted in the "Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage," Isilon continues to grow enterprise adoption from traditional file system support to additional use cases, including video surveillance, big data analytics, backup and active archive.

The New EMC Isilon ZenPack

Utilizing the OneFS operating system, Isilon unifies cluster nodes into a single shared resource. The Isilon ZenPack supports Isilon hardware utilizing the OneFS 8.x releases and provides in-depth monitoring of the NAS performance, utilization, status, metrics and events for array components including:

  • Clusters
  • IFS file systems
  • Snapshots
  • Nodes
  • Chassis
  • Disks
  • Sensors (Fans, temperature sensors, power sensors)

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