Spectrum Vs Network Performance Monitor

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jun 15, 2021

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

Spectrum is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Network Performance Monitor, Spectrum is rated higher (92/100) than Network Performance Monitor (85/100). Spectrum offers more features (4) to their users than Network Performance Monitor (3).

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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Who's more expensive? Spectrum 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 Spectrum and Network Performance Monitor.

Spectrum price starts at $49.99 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) is rated 8, which is higher 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: Spectrum cost is around the same cost of Network Performance 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 Spectrum Vs. Network Performance Monitor based on some of the most important and required Network Monitoring features. Spectrum: Project Budgeting, RFIs/Submittals, Construction, Contract Management. Network Performance Monitor: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support.

Target customer size

Spectrum's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and various types.

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.

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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Spectrum: 4 Features

Project Budgeting
RFIs/Submittals
Construction
Contract Management

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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Spectrum
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
9.2/10
License pricing
$49.99 per month
Functionality
10
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Network
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
4
AdRem
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$1,160 per year
Functionality
4
Review
Panopta
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$9 per user/month
Functionality
5
PRTG
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
84/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$1,750 per license
Functionality
3
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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.