Laying the Groundwork for OS Systems Management
Mar 27, 2008, 21:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The systems management space has been dominated by proprietary
vendors like IBM Tivoli and HP OpenView for years, though in recent
years open source upstarts are trying to make a dent. Among those
upstarts are GroundWork and Hyperic, both of whom are out this week
with new product releases.
"For GroundWork, the new release is GroundWork Monitor 5.2 as
well as a new Enterprise Edition that can scale to up to 10,000
servers. The Enterprise Edition complements GroundWork's existing
Professional and Community Editions..."