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Score 8.4 out of 100
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Score 8.4 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Atera

Atera is well suited for small to medium sized MSPs. Enterprise grade sized MSPs may find some of the menus and details difficult to work with. Mac Houses should feel good about the platform - the reporting and alerting works like a charm. Patching is as good as any I've seen.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

Workday is perfect for medium to large enterprise businesses looking to manage their human elements. It offers advanced reporting and automation for users at the admin level. It also gives users at the employee-level strong self-serve resources. Workday would be less suited to small businesses looking to manage their employee resources.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Monitoring Tasks

Atera
7.9
Workday Professional Services Automation
Remote monitoring
Atera
7.3
Workday Professional Services Automation
Network device monitoring
Atera
8.3
Workday Professional Services Automation
Multiple Server Monitoring
Atera
7.9
Workday Professional Services Automation
Multi-device monitoring
Atera
8.3
Workday Professional Services Automation
Automated alerts and notifications
Atera
7.7
Workday Professional Services Automation

Management Tasks

Atera
7.2
Workday Professional Services Automation
Patch Management
Atera
7.2
Workday Professional Services Automation
Service configuration management
Atera
6.6
Workday Professional Services Automation
Software and hardware inventory
Atera
8.1
Workday Professional Services Automation
Policy-based automation
Atera
6.8
Workday Professional Services Automation

Reporting

Atera
7.6
Workday Professional Services Automation
Performance data reports
Atera
8.1
Workday Professional Services Automation
Customizable reporting
Atera
7.7
Workday Professional Services Automation
Data visualization
Atera
7.4
Workday Professional Services Automation
Risk analysis
Atera
7.1
Workday Professional Services Automation

Security

Atera
6.9
Workday Professional Services Automation
Data backup and recovery
Atera
7.3
Workday Professional Services Automation
Antivirus and malware management
Atera
7.3
Workday Professional Services Automation
Adinistraor access control
Atera
6.1
Workday Professional Services Automation

Pros

Atera

  • Remote Access--Splashtop provides direct access so we can see what users see and help them with current issues
  • Sound Troubleshooting--Splashtop is phenomenal in pulling sound from the machine and helping with remote sound troubleshooting
  • Remote Background Access
  • Patch Management--While we have other solutions for mass patch management, whenever we run into a machine being stubborn, I just turn to Atera and target that machine directly to install the annoying patches. Seems to work beautifully. I rarely get an error on install.
  • CMD/Powershell Access--The ability to remote CMD and remote Powershell is key to solving lots of remote issues. This access is better than most other platforms and once setup is easier than actual Powershell remoting. A real plus.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

  • Consolidated data resource. Allows Workday to be the authority for pay and benefits.
  • Advanced automation for administrators.
  • Self-serve for employees. Allows users to self manage their information.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Atera

  • Ticket automation, more options to specific cases or conditions, and change client assigned to ticket, or be able to assign a ticket for the client without hassle of emailing them back or having to create a fake contact.
  • Include notes for client that are not file attachments, maybe integration with a cloud service like Google Docs or OneDrive.
  • Integration with other remote access tools would be helpful.
Maycon Menezes | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

  • At times the user interface feels clunky and slow.
  • Organization of the web application feels unintuitive. Can often be hard to find what you're looking for.
  • Honestly, not much else! It's a solid platform.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Atera

Atera 9.1
Based on 1 answer
As of right now, we have found nothing that can offer as many features as Atera does along with the affordability. They are doing monthly releases each month and not just making small changes (shared scripting library, chocolatey support, Install packages, Splashtop SOS support, Scheduled tickets to name a few). The uptimes are great and accessibility to the dashboard has yet to be limited. We are a happy customer and bordering on fanboy status now
Chris Miller | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Atera

Atera 8.7
Based on 7 answers
Atera support provides answers to my questions lightning fast. They have never left me feeling like I'm out there on my own. I can ask questions by email, or by chat, or by opening a ticket with them and they are always on it quickly. They also have a forum where other Atera users can help you if you need it, and you can also add feature requests via the forum.
Terry Irwin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Atera

Atera is a lightweight cloud application that handles most every need of small and large IT Firms alike. It closely resembles Ninja, N-Able, and Syncro in performance and scale. The biggest difference is the pricing models as Atera and Syncro charge per user as opposed by device it is managing. When speaking of Connectwise, it truly is an apple to oranges comparison. Connectwise Licensing is very expensive and the program is so robust that you basically have to be trained really well in order to manage the system itself. Onboarding can take precious too many hours, whereas with Atera you can have your basic setup running in a matter of an hour or 2. I think my biggest applause to Atera is the live support chat that is not a bot and is very responsive right within the console as opposed to having to draft emails to create tickets. Questions truly are answered in real-time.
Michael Kubelka | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Atera

  • High ROI is beacuse of the licencing model by technician instead of by agent.
  • Negative impact is that we are not billed in our own currency, so we have to add exchange rate fee.
  • Give us a good challenge on our customer offer.
Dominic Larouche | TrustRadius Reviewer

Workday Professional Services Automation

  • While I don't use the program at a high-level I can see the time-saving effectiveness for administrators.
  • By giving a self-serve interface I feel in control of my pay/benefit management.
  • Less time spent on HR administration frees up bandwidth for helping colleagues.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Workday Professional Services Automation

Pricing Details

Atera

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Atera Editions & Modules

Edition
Pro$791
Growth$1191
Power$1491
  1. Per Technician
Additional Pricing Details
Unlimited devices & agents. No hidden fees. No contracts.

Workday Professional Services Automation

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Workday Professional Services Automation Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Atera
7.9
Workday Professional Services Automation
10.0

Likelihood to Renew

Atera
9.1
Workday Professional Services Automation

Support Rating

Atera
8.7
Workday Professional Services Automation

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