All articles by Johana Scoup


Making the Case for ITOM Decentralization

Making the Case for ITOM Decentralization

Although your role is to enable the creation of value, value is not necessarily created in the traditional brick and mortar of just your office. Value is created where your end-users work. More often than not, this is happening in multiple places, far, far away from...
Spelling RESILIENCE One Location at a Time

Spelling RESILIENCE One Location at a Time

Here’s a question to which we can now provide a pleasant answer: Should building resiliency into an IT system require heavy investment in resources, like expensive, new infrastructure or hiring a larger team of IT professionals? The answer: Absolutely not! Empowering...
Agility Is Not Born Out of Thin Air

Agility Is Not Born Out of Thin Air

Although it is the true stuff of heroes which most IT practitioners would sprinkle on their food if they could, agility has nothing to do with magic, even less so with serendipity. Let’s gently push away this unicorn and agree that your organization is fighting for...
Agility Is Not Born Out of Thin Air

Agility Is Not Born Out of Thin Air

Although it is the true stuff of heroes which most IT practitioners would sprinkle on their food if they could, agility has nothing to do with magic, even less so with serendipity. Let’s gently push away this unicorn and agree that your organization is fighting for...
Move Over, Summer! Back to Best ITSM/ITOM Practices

Move Over, Summer! Back to Best ITSM/ITOM Practices

While most people want this vacation month to last forever, quite a few of us here at Centreon can’t wait for September. Oh we love the hiking, the canoeing, the fishing and the grilled marshmallows. But we can’t help it, topics like IS observability, scalability or...
Case study: Agri-Food Sector

Case study: Agri-Food Sector

A market-leading international cooperative group adopts Centreon EMS to implement an innovative, company-wide monitoring process. The result is real-time visibility into their entire IT system and streamlined IT practices. Customer Context The client is a global...
The Words That Will Cost Your Company Millions

The Words That Will Cost Your Company Millions

So sorry dear, I’m not available just this minute. No one likes to hear these words, although they are much more polite than “Error fatal unhandled exception system.objectdisposedexception cannot access a disposed object”. Whichever way you may translate...
The Essentials the Future Wants You to Have

The Essentials the Future Wants You to Have

Will you be attending the Frankfurt Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit on June 5th and 6th? If you’re decided on uncovering new, better ways to drive performance and streamline operations, come have a chat with us. Wherever you’ll be this...
New Centreon Advanced partner: Lolokai Conseil

New Centreon Advanced partner: Lolokai Conseil

Centreon is happy to announce that Lolokai Conseil becomes a Centreon Advanced Partner. By obtaining its Centreon EMS certification, Lolokai Conseil joins the official Centreon partner club. As an IT monitoring expert, Lolokai Conseil provides high added value IT...
TeamWork becomes a Centreon Advanced Partner

TeamWork becomes a Centreon Advanced Partner

Centreon is happy to announce that TeamWork becomes a Centreon Advanced Partner. By obtaining its Centreon EMS certification, TeamWork will be able to offer its clients high added value IT Monitoring services and join the official Centreon partner club. Specialized in...
6 good reasons to monitor

6 good reasons to monitor

Here are 6 good reasons to monitor. 1-Real-time visibility of your IS and targeted informations Real-time control of IS and its components and dashboards adapted to user profiles for performance monitoring.  2-Decrease of IT service interruptions IT monitoring...
Case study: OPT New-Caledonia

Case study: OPT New-Caledonia

The Office of Post and Telecommunications of New Caledonia has implemented a real-time centralized monitoring with Centreon. Challenges Implement a centralized monitoring for the company (dedicated team and software platform) Provide an overall view in real time of...
Centreon IMP in 10 key points

Centreon IMP in 10 key points

Losses from IT service disruptions and unplanned downtime, although smaller in figures, can be more crippling for SMBs/SMEs than for large enterprise. Indeed, data recovery can take up to 9 hours and involve 40% productivity losses which represent $55K-$100K in lost...
Case study: Fibre Excellence

Case study: Fibre Excellence

Fibre Excellence professionalizes its critical IT equipment and application monitoring with Centreon. Challenges Centralizing and professionalizing critical equipement and application monitoring in multisite environment Respecting the economical constraints by opting...
You like Nagios? You will love Centreon!

You like Nagios? You will love Centreon!

When presenting our open-source IT Monitoring solution we’re often asked about how we position ourselves against Nagios®. After all, we started as a company in 2005 by developing an open-source web interface to the then-leading solution that did so much to...
Technical Support: the new CTS Zen option

Technical Support: the new CTS Zen option

For Centreon users and clients, IT interruptions or malfunctions can have critical business impacts: delivered service and QOS degradation, team layoff, loss of turnover, brand image degradation, etc. That’s why Centreon now provides a new complementary support offer...