PagerDuty Vs Network Performance Monitor

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Sep 22, 2021

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

Network Performance Monitor is more expensive to implement (TCO) than PagerDuty, Network Performance Monitor is rated higher (85/100) than PagerDuty (80/100). Network Performance Monitor offers more features (3) to their users than PagerDuty (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 PagerDuty, Inc. compares with SolarWinds?

PagerDuty, Inc.: PagerDuty enables developers to build amazing solutions and user experiences by providing full-stack visibility to monitor code deployments, infrastructure events, and application health, making it easy to effectively collaborate with Operations, Security, and QA teams to resolve issues before they impact customers.

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...

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

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 PagerDuty and Network Performance Monitor.

PagerDuty price starts at $19 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 PagerDuty is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Network Monitoring software. Network Performance Monitor price starts at $1,750 per license , when comparing Network Performance Monitor to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Network Monitoring software cost.

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

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 PagerDuty Vs. Network Performance Monitor based on some of the most important and required Network Monitoring features. PagerDuty: We are still working to collect the list of features for PagerDuty. Network Performance Monitor: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support.

Target customer size

The general categories of the users of PagerDuty are the individuals that are engaging in wide array of small (with 10 to 100 employees) and/or medium-sized (with 100 to 1,000 employees) businesses and even large enterprises that harness the benefits of the services from IT, web and data hosting and other related information services sectors, mainly with data and IT management, performance management and application monitoring. Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and various types.

PagerDuty

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $19 per user/month

PagerDuty is a redefined incident management tool that is built for reliability and agility.

Categories: Performance Management, Data Management, IT Management, Application Monitoring.

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.

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PagerDuty: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Network Performance Monitor: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support
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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PagerDuty
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$19 per user/month
Functionality
11
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Network
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
4
Spectrum
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
9.2/10
License pricing
$49.99 per month
Functionality
10
AdRem
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$1,160 per year
Functionality
4
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Panopta
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$9 per user/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.