SCCM offers good value for all the functionality
Ted Cook | TrustRadius Reviewer
Updated October 18, 2019

SCCM offers good value for all the functionality

Score 8 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with System Center Operations Manager

We use SCCM for deploying all of our end user laptop\desktops. It is used across our entire organization.
  • Patch Management
  • Operating System Deployment
  • Software Deployment
  • better UI layout.
  • OS deployment wizards are desperately needed
  • better patch management
  • SCCM has reduced costs associated with desktop and server deployments
  • Enabled to refocus staff on other IT projects
  • Reduced time to deploy upgrades to OS
SCCM is more streamlined and has better integration than 3rd party platforms.
We are generally happy, we just wish there was no cost for support offered with the product.

Do you think System Center Operations Manager delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with System Center Operations Manager's feature set?

No

Did System Center Operations Manager live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of System Center Operations Manager go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy System Center Operations Manager again?

Yes

For desktop and server deployment and management.

SCOM Feature Ratings

Application monitoring
8
Database monitoring
4
Threshold alerts
7
Predictive capabilities
8
Application performance management console
6
Collaboration tools
1
Out-of-the box templates to monitor applications
4
Application dependency mapping and thresholding
5
Virtualization monitoring
3
Server availability and performance monitoring
6
Server usage monitoring and capacity forecasting
5
IT Asset Discovery
9

Evaluating SCOM and Competitors

Yes - We replaced SolarWinds Patch Management and Acronis Imaging software
  • Price
  • Product Features
  • Product Usability
  • Product Reputation
  • Prior Experience with the Product
  • Vendor Reputation
  • Existing Relationship with the Vendor
  • Positive Sales Experience with the Vendor
  • Analyst Reports
  • Third-party Reviews
Price is very important followed by feature sets and functionality
Yes I would perform more testing