Compare Network Performance Monitor and BigPanda - May 2022

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 17, 2022

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Network Performance Monitor or BigPanda?

Network Performance Monitor is more expensive to implement (TCO) than BigPanda, Network Performance Monitor is rated higher (85/100) than BigPanda (80/100). Network Performance Monitor offers more features (3) to their users than BigPanda (0).

Looking for the right Network Monitoring solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How SolarWinds compares with BigPanda?

SolarWinds: Since our founding in 1999, SolarWinds’ (NYSE: SWI) mission has been to provide purpose-built products that are designed to make IT professionals’ jobs easier. We offer value-driven products and tools that solve a broad range of IT management challenges – whether those challenges are related to networks, servers, applications, storage or virtualiza...

BigPanda: This is our team. We're working hard to help you manage and respond to Ops incidents faster. BigPanda is an automation platform for Ops troubleshooting within modern IT environments. BigPanda keeps online businesses up by enabling Ops professionals to automate time intensive troubleshooting tasks, resolve issues faster, and minimize the business ...

Who's more expensive? Network Performance Monitor or BigPanda?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Network Monitoring software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Network Performance Monitor and BigPanda.

Network Performance Monitor price starts at $1,750 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 Network Performance Monitor is rated 8, which is higher than the average cost of Network Monitoring software. BigPanda price starts at $199 per user/month , when comparing BigPanda to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Network Monitoring software cost.

Bottom line: Network Performance Monitor is more expensive than BigPanda.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Network Performance Monitor Vs. BigPanda based on some of the most important and required Network Monitoring features. Network Performance Monitor: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. BigPanda: We are still working to collect the list of features for BigPanda.

Target customer size

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and various types. Customers of the software include small and medium businesses as well as large enterprises.

Network Performance Monitor

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $1,750 per license

SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor is a network management and monitoring solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such capabilities as resource management, real-time analytics, performance managemen...

Categories: Performance Management.

BigPanda

ITQlick rating
(5/5)

starts at $199 per user/month

BigPanda is an incident response management solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as alert clustering, alert correlation, alert visualization, and others. The software was design...

Categories: Performance Management, Communications, VoIP, Data Management, IT Management.

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Network Performance Monitor: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

BigPanda: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
Software review
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Network ...
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
4
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BigPanda
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
6.4/10
License pricing
$199 per user/month
Functionality
12
Spectrum
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
9.2/10
License pricing
$49.99 per month
Functionality
10
AdRem Ne...
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$1,500 per license
Functionality
4
Panopta ...
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$4 per node/month
Functionality
5
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.