Austin, Texas – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Zenoss Inc., a leader in full-stack AI-powered surveillance, announced today that it has signed an expanded contract with the US Air Force Research Laboratory’s Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) program had received. The contract expands Zenoss’ existing presence within the company and complements the original multi-year software contract with multiple locations to provide software and services for the DCGS.
The Air Force Research Laboratory provides research, development, and management for numerous U.S. Air Force programs. The DCGS is considered to be one of the most advanced of these programs and uses a global communication architecture to connect multiple intelligence platforms and sensors. The DCGS, also known as the AN / GSQ-272 Sentinel weapon system, produces military messages for several military branches. It is the Air Force’s key system for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance information and is used for collection, processing, use, analysis and dissemination.
The Zenoss installations at each Air Force location will be implemented by federal partner Intelligent Waves based in Reston, Virginia. The Intelligent Waves team carries the necessary security credentials to support the deployment of Zenoss in multiple secure locations. The Zenoss platform provides complete visibility into cloud, virtual and physical environments for secure federal agencies and public sector organizations.
“The United States military needs the most innovative and secure solutions to support its missions,” said Greg Stock, Zenoss chairman and CEO. “We are proud to continue our partnership with the US Air Force to deliver the most advanced hybrid IT surveillance and AIOps for one of the most advanced weapon systems in the world.”
The Air Force Research Laboratory selected Zenoss as its software-defined IT operating platform to support its DCGS architecture and provide a common operating picture for the entire DCGS infrastructure across multiple security levels in more than 60 locations. The open architecture, expandability and scalability of the Zenoss platform enable the DCGS to adapt its technology stacks to the constantly changing requirements of the IT environment.
Zenoss Cloud is the first SaaS-based intelligent IT operations management platform that collects all machine data and enables the creation of context in a unique way in order to prevent service interruptions in complex, modern IT environments. Zenoss Cloud leverages the world’s most powerful machine learning and real-time analytics of streaming data to deliver AIOps, giving businesses the ability to scale and adapt to the changing needs of their businesses.
Zenoss works with the world’s largest companies to ensure their IT services and applications are always available. By providing full-stack monitoring in combination with AIOps, Zenoss uniquely collects all types of machine data including metrics, dependency data, events, streaming data and logs to create real-time IT service models that train machine learning algorithms, to provide robust AIOps analysis capabilities. In this way, IT Ops and DevOps teams can optimize application performance, predict and eliminate failures and reduce IT expenses in modern hybrid IT environments. Zenoss is recognized in the Gartner Market Guide 2021 for AIOps platforms and in the Gartner Market Guide 2021 for IT Infrastructure Monitoring Tools. For more information on Zenoss, please visit https://www.zenoss.com.