How do you monitor a city grid?

July 26, 2017 Posted by Markus Blomberg

TV, telephones and the internet are important for the citizens of Sweden, it will help them reach the future and stay informed. OP5 is the only Swedish IT monitoring company and OP5 helps monitor city grids, telephone companies, mobile network providers, telecom and broadcasting companies. We also help more than 70 municipalities in Sweden. That the city grid works safely and seamlessly is a prerequisite for Sweden to keep and advance our position as a highly connected country. OP5 Monitor helps you track how your city grid is feeling and preforming. In this blog post we asked our customer Patrik Edberg at Nossebro Energi how to monitor a city grid.

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Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit Key Insights

July 18, 2017 Posted by Jim Greenway

The OP5 team recently had the pleasure of attending this year’s Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit in Orlando Florida. This year the summit addressed the challenges and issues most critical to IT professionals in the areas of technology, leadership and business strategy. It was about validating our thinking and turning our vision into […]

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What should you think about when buying IT Infrastructure Monitoring tools?

July 12, 2017 Posted by Markus Blomberg

You are an IT professional, but maybe you haven’t taken in all the info on IT Infrastructure Monitoring tools yet. However, we have. And so has Gartner. We took the liberty of highlighting some facts from Gartner’s “The Market Guide for Infrastructure Monitoring” to help you make a decision regarding your IT Monitoring.

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OP5 Inspiration Conference 2017

June 15, 2017 Posted by Maria Alriksson OP5 Inspiration conference 2017

The annual OP5 Inspiration Conference was recently held in Stockholm, where we were joined by over 100 of our valued Swedish based clients to exchange knowledge, share insights and inspire one another around this year’s theme of monitoring datacenters and large IT Infrastructure.

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Key insights from OpenStack Summit Boston 2017

June 15, 2017 Posted by Jan Josephson OpenStack Boston Summit

The OP5 team recently had the pleasure of attending this year’s OpenStack Summit in Boston. The OS summit is truly a community event for all major vendors and users of the OpenStack platform and all its supporting projects, where the overall objective is to share experiences, promote ideas and educate one another.

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How Important is Delivering Excellent Customer Support?

April 11, 2017 Posted by Jim Greenway

In 2006, Lexus recalled a series of Lexus ES 350 sedans and asked car owners to visit a dealership and bring their cars in. Instead of having to sit in a waiting room watching their cars being worked on, customers were given a brand new Lexus instead. In 2007, an Amazon customer ordered a new […]

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OP5 Announces Remote Management

March 30, 2017 Posted by Jim Greenway

Today’s businesses use technology to streamline processes, cut costs, operate globally and support their increasingly mobile workforce. For over 30 years, remote control software has made it possible for IT professionals to manage networks and provide support reducing system down-time and improving IT efficiency. OP5 today released it’s Remote Management service helping our customers, through a secure […]

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OP5 Announces the Launch of Our New Website

March 28, 2017 Posted by Jim Greenway

After months of preparation, dedication and hard work, OP5 is excited and proud to officially announce the launch of our newly designed website. The new site launched on March 1st, 2017 and is now available for viewing and exploration. Our goal with our new website is to provide our visitors with an extremely user friendly […]

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OP5 Featured on Worldwide Business with kathy ireland®

March 8, 2017 Posted by Maria Alriksson it monitoring kathy ireland

Worldwide Business with kathy ireland® is an award winning business and health program that is independently produced. The show provides its viewers with an in-depth opportunity to find solutions to the industry problems from some of the top business leaders from across the globe.

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OP5 Comes to Finland! New Office in Tampere

February 14, 2017 Posted by Matt Burgett

OP5 announces the launch of a new office location in the beautiful country of Finland. The primary goal of expansion to reach and support our customers throughout the world is proven once again with this opening.

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Challenges Facing the IT Leader in 2017

January 14, 2017 Posted by Matt Burgett it-challanges-2017

OP5 continues to share knowledge-based articles with our family of IT professionals around the globe. Our experienced staff shares monthly insight through original articles in the OP5 blog.

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What is OpenStack? Six Reasons to Like It

January 13, 2017 Posted by Matt Burgett

NASA and Rackspace started the open source project OpenStack in 2010. OpenStack is simply put: The next generation open source cloud operating system and a community. The community consists of companies and individuals who are developing software for or backing OpenStack.

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OP5 Joins OpenStack as Corporate Sponsor

December 19, 2016 Posted by Martin Sharples

OP5 sees great potential in OpenStack for their customers and for society in general. The need for larger and more flexible storage capacity and the need for automation is apparent. OpenStack is uniquely positioned to support the need for agile and automated IT for both telco and enterprise, both key areas for OP5. Sharing news that OP5 […]

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Tech News: OP5 Monitor NSClient Agent

December 14, 2016 Posted by Martin Sharples

NSClient++ has released 0.5.0, a new version of the Windows agent which promises to contain a wealth of possibilities. Most importantly, this version supports Windows Server 2016 and is the agent we recommend for any OP5 customers who may be monitoring Windows-based systems.

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OP5 Sends Gift to Aid Doctors Without Borders

December 14, 2016 Posted by Martin Sharples

OP5 has sent a gift to Medecin sans Frontiere (MSF), or Doctors Without Borders, an international organization who helps those affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. We are grateful to have the opportunity to assist in their efforts.

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