SolarWinds NPM: ease of use and single pane of glass
September 04, 2020

SolarWinds NPM: ease of use and single pane of glass

Paula Terranova | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM)

We currently use SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor to monitor our server and network devices for uptime status, memory, CPU, and disk space utilization. It quickly helps us address down nodes, drive space issues, or other critical performance issues. We can reduce troubleshooting by receiving alerts to react quicker.
  • CPU
  • Memory
  • Drive Space
  • Network Availability
  • MIB
  • Environmental Controls
We are currently not using this in the capacity it should be used but are building it into our needs.
we use this consistently for our firewall monitoring and network device monitoring. It works well and allows us to troubleshoot quicker.
  • Reduction of other tools required
  • Allows us to bundle multiple software needs to one vendor
NCM
SAM
IPAM
Netflow
It is very important to be able to bundle monitoring solutions for cloud and on-prem. In a hybrid environment, it makes for ease of use and a single pane of glass.
SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor is well suited for any company size and environment size. It is adaptable to any needs by simply customizing features to meet your requirements.

SolarWinds NPM Feature Ratings

Automated network device discovery
10
Network monitoring
10
Baseline threshold calculation
9
Alerts
10
Network capacity planning
9
Packet capture analysis
9
Network mapping
9
Customizable reports
10
Wireless infrastructure monitoring
10
Hardware health monitoring
10