33 Ratings
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Score 8.9 out of 100
6 Ratings
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Score 7.1 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

  • NoMachine Enterprise Desktop ranks higher in 1 feature set: Remote Administration

Remote Administration

7.9

N-able Take Control

79%
8.0

NoMachine Enterprise Desktop

80%
N-able Take Control ranks higher in 13/14 features

Screen sharing

8.7
87%
8 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

File transfer

6.9
69%
9 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Instant message

8.4
84%
8 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Secure remote access with Smart Card authentication

8.2
82%
1 Rating
N/A
0 Ratings

Access to sleeping/powered-off computers

6.2
62%
3 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Over-the-Internet remote session

8.0
80%
9 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Initiate remote control from mobile

5.5
55%
6 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Remote management of servers & workstations

8.5
85%
8 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Remote Active Directory® management

8.5
85%
4 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Centralized management dashboard

9.1
91%
7 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Session record

8.7
87%
5 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Annotations

8.6
86%
4 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Monitoring and Alerts

8.5
85%
7 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Multi-platform remote control

6.5
65%
8 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Attribute Ratings

  • NoMachine Enterprise Desktop is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

Likelihood to Recommend

7.9

N-able Take Control

79%
9 Ratings
8.0

NoMachine Enterprise Desktop

80%
1 Rating

Support Rating

N-able Take Control

N/A
0 Ratings
5.0

NoMachine Enterprise Desktop

50%
1 Rating

Likelihood to Recommend

N-able

In situations in which you have high-end, up-to-date hardware systems, Take Control will thrive. Using the software on older system, or clients that do not wish to update to current OS/hardware, Take Control will suffer.
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NoMachine

If you just want to connect to the server and do work (like Linux server-workstation type), NoMachine Enterprise Desktop is great, except for the keyboard mapping issue, which you have to correct in a setup of the remote server (almost) every time you log on. The graphics are smooth and fast. Overall response speed is very good, too. I like it.
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Pros

N-able

  • Easy to use remote support.
  • Easily and securely access sensitive systems.
  • Easily set-up our end users with the ability to remote access to their own desktops as needed.
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NoMachine

  • Secure connection
  • Fast response over internet
  • Really look like you are sitting in front of the machine you are connecting.
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Cons

N-able

  • Copy and paste functions from the host to a remote desktop is cumbersome.
  • Screen sizing is an issue for lower resolution devices (servers).
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NoMachine

  • Keyboard mapping between client and host is often screwed up.
  • Cut and paste between client and host is not convenient
  • Would be nice if there was a function of simple file transfer between client and host
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Pricing Details

N-able Take Control

Starting Price

Editions & Modules

N-able Take Control 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

    NoMachine Enterprise Desktop

    Starting Price

    Editions & Modules

    NoMachine Enterprise Desktop 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

      Support Rating

      N-able

      No answers on this topic

      NoMachine

      I haven't consulted with customer support, so I don't have an opinion. However, from the usefulness of the product, I think the support is also good
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      Alternatives Considered

      N-able

      Take Control can be accessed through a browser whereas Windows Remote Desktop requires settings on the PC and device to remote into the end device. Installing the end devices application has mostly been a flawless install with limited setting configurations. GoToMyPC has often required a reboot of the end device in order to get it working.
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      NoMachine

      Again, the NoMachine is a real virtual terminal, and you don't need to install another Linux on your machine to fully exploit the X-terminal function. This makes the disk and memory usage of the client minimum. No issue on the screen. It is really good.
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      Return on Investment

      N-able

      • Looks professional and the ease of addressing issues raised by the RMM gives clients confidence in me as their provider.
      • Managed Service clients tend to appreciate minimal work interruption, so quick connections that don't require user interaction is great.
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      NoMachine

      • It makes the access to server much easier and convenient
      • Connection is very stable, which makes works very efficient
      • I don't need to reboot my Windows PC to switch to Linux in order to fully exploit the working environment of the server.
      • No negative impact
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