LONDON, November 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Nagios Enterprises and Altinity enter strategic partnership in order to provide professional, value-added services to organisations in need of IT monitoring solutions.

Nagios Enterprises ( was founded by Nagios creator and lead developer Ethan Galstad to strengthen the Nagios community and deliver professional services for Nagios software.

Altinity ( are leading UK providers of Open Source IT management solutions and developers of Opsview (

Under the terms of the partnership, Altinity and Nagios Enterprises will engage in market development, advertising and business referral activities.

Opsview extends the functionality of Nagios, improves usability and provides robust distributed monitoring capabilities.

"Their Opsview software product does an excellent job of extending the capabilities of Nagios and other OSS components," Ethan Galstad, Nagios Enterprises.

Altinity's business model is to deliver professional services based around Open Source IT management software. These services include software deployment, support, training and customisation.

"We are committed to the Open Source software model and our software is freely available. We do not sell 'Enterprise' versions of our software with restrictive licenses," James Peel, Managing Director, Altinity.

Ton Voon, Altinity's Technical Director, is a member of the Nagios Community Advisory Board, providing valuable input into the Nagios project.

About Nagios Enterprises

Nagios Enterprises was founded by Nagios creator and lead developer Ethan Galstad. Its purpose is to strengthen the Nagios community, product, and brand by offering professional, value-added products and services to organisations in need of monitoring solutions. Nagios is the most popular Open Source host, service and network monitoring software and is being used by over 50,000 organisations worldwide.

About Altinity

UK based Altinity Limited ( are market leading developers of open source IT management software - delivering enterprise class functionality at a fraction of the cost of proprietary solutions. Altinity's software is being used at organisations including Allianz, Betfair, Harvard University, NHS, Lightedge, Panasonic Mobile, Plusnet and Trinity Mirror publishing. The company is privately owned and funded.

Media Contact: Rod Cobain, Altinity, T: +44(0)870-787-9243, E: