Spring is here and the Zenoss Community has been humming along with lots of development activity. At the end of February we concluded our Zenoss in the Clouds ZenPack contest with lots of new ZenPacks to monitor cloud and other virtual infrastructure. The grand prize went to David Nicklay for his libvirt virtualization ZenPack. The four runner-up ZenPacks are also very impressive:
We have been conducting free Zenoss Core training in locations all over the US this year and the next stop is Austin, TX on April 9th. During the event Zenoss will be offering a free training session to help Zenoss community members install and use Zenoss Core. Also the day after Zenoss will be at the Texas Linux Fest, stop by and say, "Hello" if you can. If you can't make it to Austin we have recorded some past sessions on the Community website. >>READ MORE
Tip of the Month: Time-Sensitive Event Transforms
This month's tip comes from ZenMaster and IRC fixture Ryan Matte. This tip shows you how to restrict Event Transforms to a window if you need them to be time-sensitive. For example if you want to kick off certain actions that occur only during certain times of day follow Ryan's instructions. >> READ MORE
Data Center Barometer
For those of you who read our blog regularly you might have noticed we have a new Zenoss blogger, Brian Proffitt. Brian is an experienced journalist and former editor-in-chief of LinuxToday. We have asked Brian to start interviewing the best and the brightest in open source, cloud computing and systems management for the Datacenter Barometer. If you haven't already check out the Zenoss blog.>> READ MORE
Zenoss is Hiring
Zenoss is seeking a highly motivated, self-directed individual to join our customer support team as a Senior Support Engineer. In this role you will provide advanced support to customers dealing with complex issues surrounding the use of Zenoss. In addition to providing world-class support to our customers, you will be a subject matter expert and mentor to the front-line support group.>> READ MORE
Zenoss on the LinuxInstall.net Podcast
Thanks to "Wags" and Joe for having Matt Ray and myself on Episode 21 of the LinuxInstall.net Podcast. You can catch the podcast here. >> READ MORE
Attend the Cloud Computing Expo on Us!
Attend the Cloud Computing Expo on Zenoss! As a bronze sponsor of the Cloud Computing Expo in NYC 4/19-4/21, Zenoss is pleased to offer complimentary VIP passes to the show. If you’re interested in attending, please contact us by April 15.
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