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Zenoss Raises $25 Million For Global Expansion And Product Innovation

Written by  Ravi Vadugu | 11 October 2012
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Zenoss FundingZenoss, which thinks in lines of "IT-as-a-Service" for organisations, managed to secure funding of $25 million. This Series C funding is led by investor Summit Partners, along with already existing investors Grotech Ventures, Intersouth Partners and Boulder Ventures. With this funding, total capital raised to date is $45million. Fresh capital raised should help in global expansion and product innovation.

Zenoss is a unified solution that delivers IT resource monitoring to entire dynamic IT infrastructure, wherever it is deployed - physical, virtual, or in the Cloud. It manages your networks, servers, virtual devices, storage, and Cloud infrastructure and provides visibility and predictability into the performance of IT environment.

So far Zenoss has been deployed in over 35,000 organizations in over 180 countries. Clients include organisations like VMware, Carlson, Deutsche Bank and Broadcom and well known online professional networking company linkedIn. It also caters to cloud service providers like Rackspace, Telstra. Based on the client list it can be easily understood that Zenoss can manage physical, virtual and cloud based infrastructure. This unique capability of being able to manage all different types of servers is helping organizations globally to develop strategies for 24X7 availability.

Zenoss Service Dynamics is a single product that delivers end-to-end service assurance for real-world, hybrid IT that spans physical, virtual and cloud-based infrastructure. Company specialities include service impact and event managment, Resource management and Analytics & optimisation.

“This raise will help fuel continued innovation, community expansion and growth of our commercial business,” said Bill Karpovich, co-founder and CEO of Zenoss. “We are delighted to have Summit Partners join the team as their experience and success with rapidly-growing companies makes them the ideal partner for Zenoss at this stage of the company’s growth.”

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Ravi Vadugu

Ravi Vadugu

An IT professional with over 12 years of experience. Project management is what i do. Curious/Interested in upcoming technologies, trends, software methodologies(e.g. Agile) and software tools. Love sharing knowledge with rest of the community.

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