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Score 7.9 out of 101

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WhatsUp Gold

It is definitely suited for people to learn quickly. There aren't as many bells and whistles, but it is reliable. I would recommend it from small shop to large enterprise.
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Feature Rating Comparison

Network Performance Monitoring

WhatsUp Gold
7.6
Automated network device discovery
WhatsUp Gold
8.9
Network monitoring
WhatsUp Gold
9.2
Alerts
WhatsUp Gold
7.9
Network capacity planning
WhatsUp Gold
8.4
Packet capture analysis
WhatsUp Gold
6.0
Network mapping
WhatsUp Gold
7.4
Customizable reports
WhatsUp Gold
6.9
Wireless infrastructure monitoring
WhatsUp Gold
5.6
Hardware health monitoring
WhatsUp Gold
8.4

Pros

  • Easy to deploy and easy to use. Once configured, it doesn't require much attention besides when adding new devices
  • Ability to create maps for end users. Simplifies their monitoring
  • Ability to create custom monitors and alerts based on various polling methods
  • Great customer service and tech support
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Cons

  • The web-based GUI is very slow and not responsive sometimes
  • Very expensive training classes
  • Most add-on plugins require payment
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Alternatives Considered

WhatsUp Gold is an industry leading product providing excellent monitoring and reporting capabilities for systems and resources that allow us as the customer to work proactively before system outages occur, which minimizes potential downtime
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Return on Investment

  • The ROI was met after alerting us of our first critical space issue, which allowed us to mitigate the issue without the server going down.
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Pricing Details

WhatsUp Gold

General
Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
Additional Pricing Details
Unique TotalView ‘flexi-license’ leads the industry in flexibility and value. WhatsUp Gold 2017 BasicView: starting at $1,755