FREQUENTIS and Zabbix SIA announce ATC partnership
Frequentis and Zabbix have announced a technical partnership for the ATC environment. The two companies are working together on developments relevant to safety-critical issues. The Zabbix monitoring tool is used within the Frequentis smartStrips and smartTools solutions, contributing significantly to the safety and security enhancements achieved by these tower automation products.
Zabbix SIA is a software developer company. It develops open source software for monitoring networks and applications. The company offers a wide range of professional services designed to fit each of their customer's unique business demands. These services include implementation, integration, custom development and consulting, as well as various training programs.
The Zabbix team's mission is to make a superior smart and intuitive monitoring solution available at an affordable price. The company's flagship product is Zabbix, one of the most popular open source distributed monitoring solutions in the world. It is already used by a vast number of companies, thanks to its scalability, high and robust performance, ease of use and extremely low costs of ownership.
The many features that led Frequentis to choose Zabbix for its tower solutions include:
- Reliable and stable open source solution
- Web-based human-machine interface
- Easy customization via WEB GUI
- Flexible alarm configurations
- Graphical overview of system status
- API and import/export functions
Tower Automation Systems - a platform for efficient information processing
With its TAPtools® (Tower and AirPort tools), Frequentis offers a modular product range that is tailored to meet all the task-related needs of air traffic controllers. The integration of various data sources and applications and the uniform presentation on the user's display help controllers absorb information much faster. TAPtools® for weather data, ATIS (Automatic Terminal Information Service), NAVAID status, lighting control and electronic flight strips (smartStrips) simplify the controller's work and increase each individual's efficiency.
Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution designed to monitor and track performance and availability of network servers, devices and other IT resources. Zabbix possesses a flexible notification mechanism that allows users to configure e-mail, Jabber and SMS based alerts for any kind of event which helps administrators to recognize server and device problems faster. Zabbix is being developed non-stop and its number of functionalities and performance is increasing rapidly with every new version release.
The core business of Frequentis are highly-available communication and information solutions for the civil air traffic management market. Frequentis has continued to expand its portfolio and evolved into a provider of complete solutions with outstanding competence in integration: a supplier that delivers both standard products and customized solutions.
About Zabbix SIA
Zabbix SIA is software development company which is based in Riga, Latvia. Its flagship product is Zabbix - enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution. Zabbix SIA provides wide range of such services like technical and consultative support, Zabbix integration, implementation and customized development services as well as Zabbix professional training. The main focus is on a flexible approach to the customer's needs and the ability to deliver first-class services at affordable prices.