Network monitoring solutions have become crucial now more than ever because so many companies are relying on these tools to manage their network. However, the market for network monitoring solution is so diverse that the users often end up in a sea of confusion in selecting the ideal solution. They deploy more than one tool for their business and face more difficulty in handling these tools than the network itself. Now, is the time to keep replace these tools with ManageEngine's OpManager - a unified network management solution that includes network and server monitoring, bandwidth analysis, configuration management and fault management. Read on to find out why OpManager is the perfect WhatsUp Gold alternative.
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WhatsUp Gold follows device based licensing model where a device can be anything with an IP address or a domain (eg: switches, routers, firewalls, workstations, and other network devices). This is similar to the licensing model of OpManager.
WhatsUp gold has its base price 8 times costlier than ManageEngine's OpManager which makes OpManager more affordable.
The following table shows a list of all the metrics which are not available in WhatsUp Gold and other shortcomings in the functionalities: