Newsletter, May 2010

The Ultimate Open Source Monitoring Solution

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Training Schedule

- Brazil, 26-30 July, 2010

- Latvia, 20-24 September, 2010



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Dear All,

This spring has been busy time for us, and we are excited to look forward to June release of Zabbix 1.8.3. We are also glad to see that our results in Linux Journal survey “What is your favorite Linux monitoring application?” are good, so many Zabbix community members have voted for us. Please, for those who haven't voted yet, follow this link and express your appreciation to Zabbix. Do us the honor :)


First Zabbix Partner in Mexico

Zabbix SIA is glad to announce the conclusion of Reseller Agreement with Scentec de México SA de CV.

Since the establishment in 2002, Scentec provides alternative IT solutions to meet the needs of clients from different market sectors. Company's goal is to provide services to increase strategic value of IT of its clients and make them leaders in their fields.

Scentec is specializing in the following areas:

  • software implementation and integration including telephony solutions (VoIP and TDM), CRM/CIM solutions;
  • technical and operational support services system monitoring;
  • custom software development.

Zabbix SIA hopes on long and fruitful cooperation with Scentec and is glad that now Zabbix services are available from an official representative to all Mexican Zabbix users.

For more information on new partner please see Partners section.


Zabbix SIA Got a New Reseller in Italy

JNET 2000 has concluded a reseller agreement with Zabbix SIA and now is authorized to provide consultations and resell Zabbix support and related services to their local customers officially.

JNET 2000 is a company in the ITC market for IT services. It has acquired the know-how needed to help customers to develop their business in an increasingly competitive market. JNET 2000 provides activities for Large Consulting Specialist Open source companies and products for Small and Medium Enterprises.

For more information on new partner please see Partners section.


Zabbix Professional Training in Brazil (Last seats available)

Zabbix Professional Training will be delivered in Porto Alegre-RS from July 26 to 30, 2010, in cooperation with Zabbix SIA partner in Brazil - Unirede Soluções Corporativas.

This is a great opportunity for Brazilian Zabbix users to achieve knowledge, Zabbix certification and to get answers on all your Zabbix related questions.

The training session will consist of Zabbix Certified Specialist and Zabbix for Large Environments training courses. Along with hands-on workshops and exercises the training will provide complete overview of functionality and configuration of the latest Zabbix version.

Half the time will be spent on practical work and every participant will obtain Zabbix certificate upon completion of the course.

Amount of places is limited. Don't miss your chance and register now by contacting our sales team.

For more information about training programs, please refer to Training section.


Zabbix Training in Your Region

Currently we are negotiating with potential training hosts in USA and Japan about training sessions in August. Everyone who is interested in attending Zabbix professional training in those countries, please drop us a line and express your will to attend or even to host a training in any other place. And remember that training hosts get the opportunity to receive couple of seats at the training for free.

To express your will to host or to take part in the training or for any other inquiries please contact our sales team.


Zabbix 1.8.3 to be Released in June

The release of a new minor version of Zabbix 1.8 branch is set to the beginning of June 2010.
Significant performance improvements of Zabbix Server and Proxy will be carried out in Zabbix 1.8.3. Number of database writers to be made configurable; it helps to use most of the available system resources. Server and Proxy require much less memory and produce less load to the database.

Just one example: for a very large system monitoring 100K of hosts with 1M performance and availability checks is now necessary only about 256M of memory opposed to 1G needed with the earlier releases. Zabbix 1.8.3 delivers much better performance at lower memory and CPU usage!

Want to be notified about the release of 1.8.3 first? Just subscribe to the distribution list at homepage and you’ll receive an email notification right after the version becomes available.

Please email all your comments and suggestions regarding this newsletter to [email protected]

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