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Cisco Data Center Network Manager

Cisco Alternatives & Competitors

(14)4.3 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Cisco Data Center Network Manager? Tons of people want Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. Microsoft System Center, Dynatrace, LogicMonitor, and ManageEngine OpManager are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Cisco Data Center Network Manager.

Top Alternatives to Cisco Data Center Network Manager

  • Microsoft System Center
  • Dynatrace
  • LogicMonitor
  • ManageEngine OpManager
  • Datadog

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Cisco Data Center Network Manager

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  1. Microsoft System Center

    (525)4.1 out of 5

    Microsoft System Center helps customers realize the benefits of the Microsoft Cloud Platform by delivering unified management. Experience fast time-to-value with out-of-the-box monitoring, provisioning, configuration, automation, protection and self-service.

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  2. Microsoft System Center helps customers realize the benefits of the Microsoft Cloud Platform by delivering unified management. Experience fast time-to-value with out-of-the-box monitoring, provisioning, configuration, automation, protection and self-service.

    Categories in common with Cisco:

    Nathalia G.
    NG
    While working with the Microsoft system center what i like best is that all the programs could be found in one place/dashboard allowing me to work more efficiently. Also, many third party...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Microsoft System Center is:

    More expensive
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  3. Dynatrace

    (973)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Dynatrace has redefined how you monitor today’s digital ecosystems. AI-powered, full stack and completely automated, it’s the only solution that provides answers, not just data, based on deep insight into every user, every transaction, across every application. The world’s leading brands trust Dynatrace to optimize customer experiences, innovate faster and modernize IT operations with absolute confidence.

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  4. Dynatrace has redefined how you monitor today’s digital ecosystems. AI-powered, full stack and completely automated, it’s the only solution that provides answers, not just data, based on deep insight into every user, every transaction, across every application. The world’s leading brands trust Dynatrace to optimize customer experiences, innovate faster and modernize IT operations with absolute confidence.

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    AI
    everything! Dynatrace has it all! not just an apm but also a network, and application monitor. we had a sev 1 a few months ago and back in the day my team of 6 would "divide and conquer" by...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Dynatrace is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
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    #3
  5. LogicMonitor

    (334)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    LogicMonitor is the SaaS-based, automated performance monitoring platform that provides agile IT Ops teams with the visibility and actionable metrics they need to ensure the availability of services and applications running on complex and distributed infrastructure.

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  6. LogicMonitor is the SaaS-based, automated performance monitoring platform that provides agile IT Ops teams with the visibility and actionable metrics they need to ensure the availability of services and applications running on complex and distributed infrastructure.

    Categories in common with Cisco:

    VD
    Ability to use datasources to get custom data into logic monitor.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, LogicMonitor is:

    Better at support
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  7. ManageEngine OpManager

    (22)4.5 out of 5

    Try network performance monitoring & data center infrastructure management software from ManageEngine OpManager.

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  8. Try network performance monitoring & data center infrastructure management software from ManageEngine OpManager.

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    LC
    This tool is indispensable for my daily work, with it I can monitor the internet traffic of entry and exit of all the users of the network. Monitoring interfaces and devices from a centralized...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, ManageEngine OpManager is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  9. Datadog

    (213)4.2 out of 5

    Datadog is a monitoring service for IT, Dev and Ops teams who write and run applications at scale, and want to turn the massive amounts of data produced by their apps, tools and services into actionable insight.

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  10. Datadog is a monitoring service for IT, Dev and Ops teams who write and run applications at scale, and want to turn the massive amounts of data produced by their apps, tools and services into actionable insight.

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    UC
    It's a very good tool for data related queries

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Datadog is:

    More expensive
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  11. SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor

    (193)4.5 out of 5

    Reduce network outages with affordable, easy-to-use network monitoring software

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  12. Reduce network outages with affordable, easy-to-use network monitoring software

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    Deborah R.
    DR
    SolarWinds NPM have many interesting features and have NetFlow option, which allows decomposition and categorization of all monitored network traffic. It is possible to run necessary raports and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor is:

    More expensive
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  13. NinjaRMM

    (165)4.8 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    NinjaRMM is a powerful cloud-based IT management tool designed to save technician's time and minimize downtime.

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  14. NinjaRMM is a powerful cloud-based IT management tool designed to save technician's time and minimize downtime.

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    MD
    We love the ability to provide comprehensive and instant support from a single pane of access - chiefly supported by useful integrations like "patch management" and "remote support technology...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, NinjaRMM is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
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  15. Progress WhatsUp Gold

    (107)4.4 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold is unified infrastructure and application monitoring software that gives modern IT teams the ability to monitor their increasingly complex IT environment with a single product.

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  16. Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold is unified infrastructure and application monitoring software that gives modern IT teams the ability to monitor their increasingly complex IT environment with a single product.

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    Marques S.
    MS
    I like how comprehensive the platform is. I know that no matter what is connected to my network I will be able to monitor it with Whatsupgold. I also appreciate the connections it can make to other...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Progress WhatsUp Gold is:

    Better at support
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  17. Zabbix

    (116)4.2 out of 5

    enterprise open source monitoring solution for networks and applications

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  18. enterprise open source monitoring solution for networks and applications

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    MP
    Zabbix è un grande strumento per il controllo di automazione. Il facile aiuto amministrazione nella gestione del permesso e ruoli per gli utenti. L'audit vista del registro personalizzato può...Read more
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  19. Wireshark

    (115)4.7 out of 5

    Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer.

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  20. Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer.

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    ET
    It analyzes the server level packets too

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Wireshark is:

    Better at meeting requirements
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  21. SolarWinds NetFlow Traffic Analyzer

    (94)4.5 out of 5

    NetFlow Traffic Analyzer network traffic analyzer and bandwidth monitoring software

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  22. NetFlow Traffic Analyzer network traffic analyzer and bandwidth monitoring software

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    AE
    Solarwinds is our main network management and monitoring platform, and NTA is a part of it. Netflow is a essential part of network analysis and troubleshooting, so NTA does what is supposed to do....Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, SolarWinds NetFlow Traffic Analyzer is:

    Better at support
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  23. Atera

    (102)4.7 out of 5
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    Atera It is the only All-in-One SaaS Based software for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), combining remote monitoring and management (RMM), professional services automation (PSA) and remote control & support.

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  24. Atera It is the only All-in-One SaaS Based software for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), combining remote monitoring and management (RMM), professional services automation (PSA) and remote control & support.

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    Tamer E.
    TE
    Features like cmd scripts services user activity like cmd, service manager, software inventory, remote install

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Atera is:

    Better at support
    More usable
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  25. Intermapper

    (71)4.2 out of 5

    Intermapper is a user-friendly tool that helps IT professionals map and monitor their networks in real time. Find and fix performance issues before users are impacted with auto-discovery, Layer 2 mapping, custom alerts, and more.

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  26. Intermapper is a user-friendly tool that helps IT professionals map and monitor their networks in real time. Find and fix performance issues before users are impacted with auto-discovery, Layer 2 mapping, custom alerts, and more.

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    JM
    From the time we deployed InterMapper into our network. We are now InterMapper alert before clients login tickets of outages. To us this tool has been an amazing SNMP networking invention. The Maps...Read more
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  27. PRTG Network Monitor

    (58)4.6 out of 5

    PRTG is a network management software solution that monitors your network using a range of technologies to assure the availability of network components by measuring traffic and usage.

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  28. PRTG is a network management software solution that monitors your network using a range of technologies to assure the availability of network components by measuring traffic and usage.

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    AK
    PRTG Network Monitor is a tool which includes all you will need for community monitoring and understanding the status of servers, and it not only displays information in real-time but in addition...Read more
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  29. Auvik

    (60)4.8 out of 5

    Auvik for MSPs is a solution that gives the network visibility and process efficiency needed to boost the profitability of the network services.

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  30. Auvik for MSPs is a solution that gives the network visibility and process efficiency needed to boost the profitability of the network services.

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    AV
    I like that I can go to Auvik first and find most answers before looking anywhere else. It cuts down time my tickets stay open.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Auvik is:

    Better at support
    More usable
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  31. Centreon

    (52)4.8 out of 5

    Centreon develops enterprise IT monitoring solutions based on industry standard open source.

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  32. Centreon develops enterprise IT monitoring solutions based on industry standard open source.

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    UI
    I am been working in IT industry since 2 years. We are using Centreon 2.4.1 as a monitoring tool to monitor our last mile devices such as Routers,Switches,Mikrotik and our clients.By using this...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Centreon is:

    Better at support
    More expensive
    More usable
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  33. Nagios XI

    (41)4.6 out of 5

    Nagios XI is a enterprise Server and Network Monitoring Softwareit helps company by comprehensive applications, services, and network monitoring in a central solution.

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  34. Nagios XI is a enterprise Server and Network Monitoring Softwareit helps company by comprehensive applications, services, and network monitoring in a central solution.

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    OK
    The use of nagios XI within our network was to monitor all business-critical network hosts such as core and distribution switches as well as access points and access switches in order to promptly...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Nagios XI is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  35. PingPlotter

    (34)4.5 out of 5

    Get notified about network problems the moment they occur and find culprits quickly with PingPlotter's network performance graphs and alerting system.

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  36. Get notified about network problems the moment they occur and find culprits quickly with PingPlotter's network performance graphs and alerting system.

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    UI
    good way to understand which servers are reachable and which are not

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, PingPlotter is:

    Better at support
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  37. Catchpoint

    (29)4.6 out of 5

    Catchpoints help you deliver amazing digital experiences to strengthen your brand and grow your business.

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  38. Catchpoints help you deliver amazing digital experiences to strengthen your brand and grow your business.

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    II
    This tool is very user - friendly and straightforward with all the functionalities that individuals wish to have in a synthetic monitoring tool. This tool is very user - friendly and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Catchpoint is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  39. Nmap

    (29)4.5 out of 5

    Nmap is a open source network mapping utility that provides security scanning and network discovery.

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  40. Nmap is a open source network mapping utility that provides security scanning and network discovery.

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    UC
    Nmap is best for networ port scanning and to identify services running on ports

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Data Center Network Manager, Nmap is:

    Better at meeting requirements