Zenoss GalaxZ21 User Conference Announces Z Award Winners Identifying Best-In-Class Industry Leaders

Zenoss Inc., an industry leader working with the world’s largest organization to deliver full-stack monitoring combined with Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations (AIOps), announced winners of the Z Awards that celebrate top customer IT organizations and partners displaying exceptional innovation, leadership, and collaboration.

Awarded at GalaxZ, Zenoss’s digital user conference, the virtual event attracted customers, partners, and industry luminaries to the full-day immersive, interactive experience that featured keynotes, technical sessions virtual networking. Sponsors included Google Cloud, SOPRIS Technologies, DRYiCE by HCL Technologies, LayerX, and Syanptek and keynote speakers included AI expert Amir Husain, founder, and CEO of SparkCognition, and VP analyst and author George Spafford of Gartner. The annual conference highlights trends found in the IT ecosystem to garner insight that assists in optimizing the complex infrastructures to advance business success.

Nominees and their categories for the Z Award spotlight the achievements across industries with demonstrated talent, excellent leadership skills, along a clear vision for creating new ways to derive value from Zenoss.

"At its core, GalaxZ is about engaging and sharing best practices and building connections among our customers and partners," said Greg Stock, chairman, and CEO of Zenoss. "It was such an honor to all come together again to celebrate these incredible organizations that stand out for their leadership and commitment to AIOps and IT monitoring."

Through the outstanding business results and return on investment via the adoption of innovative and effective monitoring strategy, the following winners were announced:

Vision and Innovation - Health Care: UPMC

Vision and Innovation - Technology: 2degrees

Vision and Innovation - Financial: Huntington Bank

Vision and Innovation - Education: Boston University

Channel Partner of the Year: DRYiCE by HCL Technologies

Technology Partner of the Year: Google Cloud

Service Partner of the Year: NTT DATA

Implementation of the Year: Cegeka

Zenoss Cloud Implementation of the Year: Enbridge