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Likelihood to Recommend

NinjaRMM

Ninja is an affordable, fairly straightforward RMM that I feel is a good fit for smaller implementations. As your client base grows and the diversity of client needs grow you can start to see some of the limitations that Ninja has. Ninja's cloud based implementation is stable but they have been a little slow on the updates promised. We used to work more closely with them but we continued to see feature creep on items that weren't really important to us. The items we felt were important kept getting pushed back in the time-line with really no end in sight. Ultimately this is what pushed us to move onto a different platform.
Steve Ricketts | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

It works extremely well when trying to perform basic monitoring on a large number of endpoints and you also wish to perform some management tasks all from a single location. It isn't great at anything network related. A lot more data needs to be exportable, especially in the form of CSVs.
Bryant Lee | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Monitoring Tasks

NinjaRMM
8.3
Solarwinds RMM
8.8
Remote monitoring
NinjaRMM
9.6
Solarwinds RMM
9.4
Network device monitoring
NinjaRMM
5.2
Solarwinds RMM
8.6
Multiple Server Monitoring
NinjaRMM
8.9
Solarwinds RMM
8.9
Multi-device monitoring
NinjaRMM
8.5
Solarwinds RMM
8.5
Automated alerts and notifications
NinjaRMM
9.3
Solarwinds RMM
8.6

Management Tasks

NinjaRMM
8.0
Solarwinds RMM
8.5
Patch Management
NinjaRMM
7.3
Solarwinds RMM
8.0
Service configuration management
NinjaRMM
6.9
Solarwinds RMM
8.6
Software and hardware inventory
NinjaRMM
8.8
Solarwinds RMM
9.2
Policy-based automation
NinjaRMM
8.9
Solarwinds RMM
8.1

Reporting

NinjaRMM
6.2
Solarwinds RMM
7.4
Performance data reports
NinjaRMM
7.3
Solarwinds RMM
7.9
Customizable reporting
NinjaRMM
7.0
Solarwinds RMM
6.9
Data visualization
NinjaRMM
5.9
Solarwinds RMM
7.8
Risk analysis
NinjaRMM
4.6
Solarwinds RMM
7.0

Security

NinjaRMM
7.9
Solarwinds RMM
8.2
Data backup and recovery
NinjaRMM
6.8
Solarwinds RMM
8.1
Antivirus and malware management
NinjaRMM
8.1
Solarwinds RMM
8.0
Adinistraor access control
NinjaRMM
8.8
Solarwinds RMM
8.6

Pros

NinjaRMM

  • Ninja team is always improving the product and listening to customers.
  • A lean agent installed on endpoints.
  • Ninja RMM offers a number of different add-ons at a reasonable price.
  • Provides insight into details of a PC or Mac.
  • Patch Management is very helpful in maintaining Windows and Software patches.
  • Software inventory and remote background un-installation is a life saver.
  • The dashboard is intuitive and easy to use.
  • Custom Alerts can be configured to monitor services or any problems that may be arising.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

  • Thanks to RMM I never feel like I'm unaware as to what's going on in my network. I can be in the office or half a country away and feel completely aware of what's going on.
  • We've had numerous situations over the years where a part of our network is having issues (latency or errors) that the RMM alerts have saved us from a major outage. You can't ask for better proactive alerting.
  • The advanced alerting allows us to stay ahead of issues instead of reacting to them. This gives us confidence in our network and our end users better support.
Michael Gombosi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

NinjaRMM

  • While deploying an installer for extra software can be done through ninja, it is a little difficult. It has to be done as a scheduled action which is part of a policy. If I just need to install something on one endpoint, this is a difficult way to go about it.
Steve Radabaugh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

  • UI speed and threading across multiple windows (1 window refreshing, causes all refreshes to hang).
  • Load times in certain menus, regardless of server specs.
  • Integration with 3rd party applications.
  • Speed of dev team response in regards to existing features malfunctioning, or major bugs that Solarwinds does not consider major.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

NinjaRMM

NinjaRMM 8.0
Based on 2 answers
Ninja's interface is clean and simple. Overall usability from an interface perspective is good. Some items, policies and scripting for instance, are a bit cumbersome and it's really not clear how to implement with a best practice mind-site. Ninja RMM got the job done for us but as we pushed our needs more into automation and efficiency we felt it wasn't keeping up with our speed of growth. There is definitely usability in the product, and it will get the job done, but there are other RMM's out there that fit better in our business.
Steve Ricketts | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

NinjaRMM

NinjaRMM 9.4
Based on 6 answers
They respond within an hour always and the Dojo community is very busy. You can usually find your answer there first before creating a support ticket.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

NinjaRMM

We felt that NinjaRMM gave us the best "bang for the buck" with the ability to remote control and included antivirus that was centrally managed and monitored on the cloud without needing any additional in house servers. NinjaRMM is very easy to use and the web interface is very fast and easy to get around.
Jon Quincy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

SolarWinds definitely is the the most ready out of the box as far as getting is up and running and you can start using it where other system go from need ing a little setup like importing MIBS to completely needing to configure the system. As far a performance once things are up and working I feel they all do a good job at basic monitoring and management. The difference is that SolarWinds does a good job at having things templated but allows you to customize some attributes. If you are want to make major customization for alerts and monitoring and other things SolarWinds is not the best option. But, then again, you will not need a team just to manage the system.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

NinjaRMM

  • NinjaRMM has provided an excellent ROI for our Architectural office. With a single tool that also includes an antivirus software called Vipre, all the devices including servers & workstations can be monitored and protected from attacks.
  • NinjaRMM includes a programmed called TeamViewer. With TeamViewer the IT staff can remotely access computers outside the office to troubleshoot problems encountered. As long as the remote computer has an internet access, our IT staff can see the computer as if they're sitting at that location. This saves so much time and reduce costs for our IT staff to have to travel to the location to fix the problem.
  • NinjaRMM offers a web portal interface to monitor all devices from a single location. This saves the IT staff time from having to go before each computer to review its health & operating system updates.
Paul Li | TrustRadius Reviewer

Solarwinds RMM

  • Moving break/fix clients to support subscriptions using RMM has increased the sale value of my business, as there are real ongoing revenues to show to a potential buyer, rather than simply goodwill and client lists.
  • I am better able to support a larger number of clients with the same staffing levels due to pre-emptive work, more remote support, and simpler applications of solutions.
Les Klassen Hamm | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

NinjaRMM

General

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

Solarwinds RMM

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

NinjaRMM
8.1
Solarwinds RMM
8.7

Usability

NinjaRMM
8.0
Solarwinds RMM

Support Rating

NinjaRMM
9.4
Solarwinds RMM

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