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2015 State of Converged Infrastructure Survey Now Open

   About the Survey: Since its launch in 2013, the State of Converged Infrastructure Survey has grown in both scope and popularity each year. What is the future of converged infrastructure? Is your business getting maximum results from converged infrastructure? Or if Continue…

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New Support for Standalone Cisco UCS C-Series Rack and E-Series Blade Servers

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With the most recent release of the Cisco UCS ZenPack, Zenoss now provides support for standalone Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers and Cisco UCS E-Series Blade Servers. Monitoring Cisco UCS Converged Infrastructure with Zenoss Zenoss Service Dynamics was the first Continue…

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Customers See Quick Value in Cisco UCS Performance Manager

In August, we announced that Zenoss was collaborating with Cisco on another product to make management and monitoring of Cisco UCS environments easier and more effective. Cisco UCS Performance Manager (UCSPM) officially launched in October, and feedback from customers so Continue…

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Big 4 Frameworks for Monitoring Converged Infrastructure

Converged infrastructures — preconfigured systems that include compute, network, and storage resources — present a faster way to get IT services up and running. Assimilating new converged infrastructure technologies into standard IT monitoring processes is essential to efficiently deliver end-to-end Continue…

2014 Converged Infrastructure Survey Results Are In! Converged Infrastructure a Mainstream Reality, Cisco Still King

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Earlier this week, Zenoss released the findings from our second annual “The State of Converged Infrastructure” report. Primarily focused on North American and multi-national organizations, 183 IT professionals responded from dozens of industries and companies large and small. The pool Continue…

What’s Wrong with Best Practices for FlexPod and Vblock? [Converged Infrastructure Learning Curve Part 5]

There’s a video attached to this article where I answer the question “What are the best practices for managing converged infrastructure?” My answer was right. And wrong. What’s wrong is that “Best practices” is a misnomer. What’s perfect for a Continue…