PRTG Network Monitor Vs Spectrum

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 06, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - PRTG Network Monitor or Spectrum?

Spectrum is more expensive to implement (TCO) than PRTG Network Monitor, Spectrum is rated higher (92/100) than PRTG Network Monitor (84/100). Spectrum offers more features (4) to their users than PRTG Network Monitor (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:

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Paessler AG: Paessler AG’s award winning PRTG Network Monitor is a powerful, affordable and easy-to-use Unified Monitoring solution. It is a highly flexible and generic software for monitoring IT infrastructure, already in use at enterprises and organizations of all sizes and industries. Over 150,000 IT administrators in more than 170 countries rely on PRTG and...

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Who's more expensive? PRTG Network Monitor or Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney)?

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 PRTG Network Monitor and Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney).

PRTG Network Monitor price starts at $1,750 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 PRTG Network Monitor is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Network Monitoring software. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) price starts at $49.99 per month , when comparing Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Network Monitoring software cost.

Bottom line:Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) is more expensive than PRTG Network Monitor.

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 PRTG Network Monitor Vs. Spectrum based on some of the most important and required Network Monitoring features. PRTG Network Monitor: We are still working to collect the list of features for PRTG Network Monitor. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney): Project Budgeting, RFIs/Submittals, Construction, Contract Management.

Target customer size

The typical customers who benefit from using this software are those belonging to small to medium-sized business as well as large enterprises that make use of Voice over IP (VoIP) phone systems, hosting and related services, mainly in the field of IT service management. and Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney)'s target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

PRTG Network Monitor

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

starts at $1,750 per license

PRTG Network Monitor is a full-featured monitor which uses more than 200 sensor types for all the common network appliances and services. The sensors are any items you would want to monitor on a device. These i...

Categories: Help Desk, Server Monitoring, Internet & Online.

Spectrum

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $49.99 per month

Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) is a trending cloud-based Construction software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size construction business. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) received a ...

Categories: Construction, Construction Accounting & Job Costing, Construction Customer Management, Lease Management, Contract Management.

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PRTG Network Monitor: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney): 4 Features

Project Budgeting
RFIs/Submittals
Construction
Contract Management
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
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PRTG
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
84/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
3
Review
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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
Review
Network
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
4
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.