Implement Zenoss core using easy-to-understand new book from Packt

Packt is pleased to announce Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring, a new book that serves as Zenoss Core tour guide and saves hours, days, maybe weeks of time. Written by Michael Badger, this book shows how to work with Zenoss and effectively adapt Zenoss for System and Network monitoring.

Online PR News – 03-July-2011 – – Zenoss (Zenoss Core) is an open source application, server and network management platform based on the Zope application server. Released under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2, Zenoss Core provides a web interface that allows system administrators to monitor availability, inventory/configuration, performance and events.

The Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring, book contains step-by-step examples to demonstrate Zenoss Core's capabilities. Through this book the readers can learn to customize monitoring templates using SNMP, Nagios, and Cacti data sources . They also learn how to explore Zenoss Core's data model using zendmd so that they can more effectively write event transformations and custom device reports.

Starting with the Zenoss basics,this book requires no existing knowledge of systems management. The book starts by covering installation and configuration, before moving on to administration and dashboard usage. It contains step-by-step instructions for setting up and using a working, capable Zenoss system.
Network and systems administrators who are monitoring their IT assets with Zenoss Core and who proactively monitors the servers, routers, computers, websites, and devices that connect companies to customers will find this book a beneficial and an interesting read.
The book is out now and available from Packt. For more information please visit:-