Zenoss Announces Free Network Monitoring Training at Premier SoCAL Open Source Conference


Zenoss Community Day will provide free network monitoring training during the Southern California Linux Conference (SCALE 8x) on Friday, February 19th at the Westin LAX. Attendees will learn how to manage their complete physical and virtual infrastructure


AUSTIN, TX, FEBRUARY 15, 2010 – Zenoss Inc., corporate sponsor of the award winning open source network monitoring project Zenoss Core, will host Zenoss Community Day on February 19th. The day long event is being held during the 2010 Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE 8x), where Zenoss will be conducting live demos of Zenoss software in Booth #22.


Zenoss Community Day will take place from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at the Westin Los Angeles Airport. The event is free to attend and features instructor-led training on best practices for using Zenoss Core, to monitor both physical and virtual IT infrastructure. In addition to the training, there will be ample time for community discussion and networking.


Previously Community Day events have been held in Baltimore, MD, Columbus, OH and where hundreds of IT professionals have been trained on the use of Zenoss Core. Video archives of past network management training sessions have been archived for those users who weren’t or aren’t able to attend.


After the training there will be an optional demonstration and discussion with noted cloud and systems management expert and co-host of the Systems Management Podcast, John M. Willis, on how to automate configuration of servers using the open source Chef project.


Space for Zenoss Community Day Los Angeles is limited so please sign-up at: http://zenoss.eventbrite.com/


About Zenoss Core

Zenoss Core is an award winning open source network monitoring and systems management project that delivers the functionality to effectively manage the configuration, health and performance of networks, servers and applications through a single, integrated software package. The Zenoss Community is comprised of over 75,000 active members who are instrumental in evolving the solution as well as providing timely support and help for all questions. One of the most active projects on SourceForge, Zenoss Core has been downloaded over one million times and is being used by companies in over 180 countries. For more information on Zenoss Core, visit http://community.zenoss.org.


About Zenoss Inc.

Zenoss is a leading commercial open source provider of Unlegacy IT enterprise systems management products. Leveraging a commercial open source model, Zenoss products monitor over one million network and server devices daily and have been used in over 25,000 organizations in 180 countries around the world. Commercial customers include leading companies such as Rackspace, VMware, WebMD, LinkedIn, Carlson, Motorola and Deutsche Bank. To learn more about Zenoss’ award-winning IT operations management software, visit http://www.zenoss.com.