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Score 9.5 out of 100

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    CA Configuration Automation

    N/A
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    9.0

    VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (discontinued)

    90%
    2 Ratings

    Likelihood to Recommend

    Broadcom

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    VMware

    If you want the best compatibility with VMware products, this is it. There are other HyperVisor platforms out there, however, this software is native to VMWare. Reduces potential security threats through a unified approach to configuration management across the physical and virtual infrastructure.
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    Pros

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    VMware

    • Active monitoring of Syslog and notifications based upon the matching conditions.
    • Change management- Changes can be pushed to several system from one place. It also keeps the record of what changes and who made the change even if the changes has not been made through VMware vCenter Configuration Manager.
    • Robust reporting feature- Enhanced filters features and report generation in excel format presents the data in readable and to the point.
    • Integration with ticketing tool further ensures that changes are approved before implementation.
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    Cons

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    VMware

    • It a little cumbersome to get all features up and running.
    • Takes a bit of knowledge to get to all configured and thievery setup.
    • It would be great if it had a monitoring tool internally, a tool like Nagios for example.
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    Pricing Details

    CA Configuration Automation

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    CA Configuration Automation editions and modules pricing
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      Offerings

      Free Trial
      Free/Freemium Version
      Premium Consulting/Integration Services

      Entry-level set up fee?

      No setup fee

      Additional Details

      VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (discontinued)

      Starting Price

      Editions & Modules

      VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (discontinued) editions and modules pricing
      EditionModules

      Footnotes

        Offerings

        Free Trial
        Free/Freemium Version
        Premium Consulting/Integration Services

        Entry-level set up fee?

        No setup fee

        Additional Details

        Alternatives Considered

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        VMware

        • BMC TrueSight Server Automation
        • VMware vCenter Configuration Manager has good reporting feature.
        • The interface is very user-friendly and is simple to use.
        • Multiple Platform support i.e Windows, Linux, UNIX
        • Patch management and templates are easy to configure and use.
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        Return on Investment

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        VMware

        • Really good ROI!!! Every penny paid with a smile on my face!!!
        • Ease of use, simplified GUI, evenhanded features, strong support behind it, compatibility with other products.
        • Cuts time for configuration drastically.
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