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Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

So not everyone is in need of a smart AI checking their network metrics looking for issues before they happen or finding and alerting on problems that the network staff may not have noticed, but if you have the budget for it, it could be a huge time saver for your whole department.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pandora FMS

Pandora FMS adjusts to the client's need, from a simple configuration of a single server to a complex scenario with high availability support without additional licensing costs.
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Network Performance Monitoring

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
8.0
Automated network device discovery
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
9.1
Network monitoring
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
8.2
Baseline threshold calculation
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
6.4
Alerts
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
9.1
Network capacity planning
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
7.3
Packet capture analysis
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
7.3
Network mapping
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
7.3
Customizable reports
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
9.1
Wireless infrastructure monitoring
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
7.3
Hardware health monitoring
Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
9.1

Pros

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

  • Easy-to-use interface
  • Gives broad, top-level details of the network
  • Allows you to easily drill down to exactly the problem
Douglas Demartino | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pandora FMS

  • All-in-one software
  • Flexible and easy configuration
  • Multi-platform
  • Design in PERL, CCS and HTML5
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

  • May require an implementer to get this set up and running.
  • For a software based service that you can run on your own VM's, price is still very high.
  • The first setup can be a bear and you will need much help from TAC.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pandora FMS

  • Community version small features
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Pandora FMS

Pandora FMS 9.1
Based on 1 answer
The support team answers very quickly. They are always willing to find a solution to any need that is required by us or one of our clients.
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

No answers on this topic

Pandora FMS

Before using Pandora FMS, tests were carried out with all these tools:
  • Nagios
  • Zabbix
  • System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
  • IBM Tivoli
  • PRTG
  • SolarWinds
Pandora FMS allows simple customization by making adjustments to text files, developing agent add-ons without the need to be a programmer, there is no scenario where we could not take data and save it in PandoraFMS, IoT, industrial products, and everything that any client needs to monitor.
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

  • Admins have saved time diagnosing issues
  • IT is able to get ahead of problems before they occur
  • Money saved on separate monitoring products that may not work as well
Douglas Demartino | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pandora FMS

  • It is a tool with an appropriate cost that allows to have results in a very limited time.
  • Having a health dashboard and alerts of important business in the company is an important differential with any other monitoring solution on the market.
  • Monitoring can be adjusted to the business, considering service SLAs and adjusting the platform according to the needs of each department of the company.
Guillermo Sanchez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenshots

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

Pricing Details

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

General

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

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Pandora FMS

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Required

Pandora FMS Editions & Modules

Edition
NMS Edition$2,9901
Enterprise Edition$4,2501
  1. 100 nodes
Additional Pricing Details
Licensed for individual nodes (agents), starting from 100 nodes.

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
8.0
Pandora FMS
9.1

Support Rating

Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance
Pandora FMS
9.1

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