Powerful Network Configuration Management
January 19, 2022

Powerful Network Configuration Management

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM)

SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) is used by our Network Team to backup our Network and SAN switches configuration files. Jobs are scheduled to backup running and startup configs. NCM is also used to push out config changes to all our switches without manually logging into each switch. NCM also detects unauthorized changes to out configuration and email alerts are configured to detect version mismatch.
  • Integrates with Network Performance Management for Alerting and Reporting.
  • NetPath and detects issues due to Configuration Change.
  • Keeps a record of which user made the change.
  • Which devices are not being backed up, devices where backups are failing, dashboard and alerting available.
  • More automation options, in incase backups fail or unauthorized config changes [are] detected.
  • Automated and Reliable Network Configuration Backups
  • Version Control
  • Assist with Network Change Management. Faster roll out and deployment of Network Changes.
SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) provides our Network Admins with an unified Interface where they can review all Network Configs and ensure that all switch configurations are backed up. This is very important and saves time compared to performing this task manually on hundreds of switches.
SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) automates Network Config Change Management. Faster deployment of Network Configuration Changes across the entire network in a controlled fashion. Reports and Dashboards to ensure correct configurations are running on all network devices.
SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) simplifies our network compliance and ensures we have the correct configs running on all our network devices. Monitors network changes and alerts if there are incorrect configurations.
  • SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor
  • SolarWinds IP Address Manager
  • SolarWinds Netflow Traffic Analyzer
We have multiple SolarWinds Products in our environment based on our monitoring needs. Each module has unique features needed to support our critical business operations. All modules integrate seamlessly within the SolarWinds Orion Platform giving users a Unified Infrastructure Management Tool.
SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) automates our Network Configuration task and provides reliable Configuration backup option. Integrates with the SolarWinds Network Performance platform for alerting and reporting. Provides meaningful dashboards to manage network configurations.

Do you think SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM)'s feature set?

Yes

Did SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) again?

Yes

[SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM)] is used for backup of all our N/W switches configurations. Authorized users can review the config files from Orion. Single Repository for storing all configurations, version control of all config files.