It's a robust monitoring software and very intuitive. The deploy is faster than other monitoring software and have a lot of complements for cover a wide variety of software, hardware, services that are currently used in the market and that grows daily.
Because it is highly intuitive it makes it interoperable, quick to migrate and customizable. you can download the sources to be customized according to the customer needs. It can be installed in a large number of operating systems and administration is via web.
The templates in several occasions generate errors when installing. Because need a libraries, maybe incompatible with the operating system in which it is installed. Need do some adjust or customize your own solution. This can be an advantage or disadvantage beacuse you can create a team for optimize the system.
Although it is easy to install, user manuals are very extensive which makes many users desist from using it.
For small and mid range networks it's the best solution for deploy. Can cover a lot types of devicres and brands. Can monitoring a lot type of services and software, customize the notifications.
The low consumption of resources makes it a quality product in the market and easy integration with third-party tools (templates), it has a very large community which provides the support
Normally i use for monitoring this items:
- Network Monitoring and reporting.
- Servers Hardware and resources.
- Operating System and load.
- Create graphs and maps.
- Customize alarms and graphs for users, this can help for create profiles.