DX Spectrum Review

Centralized console to manage network and systems. We had minor stability issues which CA fixed.

What is most valuable?

  • IT Infrastructure Monitoring
  • Fault Management
  • Topology Views

How has it helped my organization?

  • Clear picture of all network and server pictures
  • Centralized console to manage network and systems
  • All backup for router configurations

What needs improvement?

  • Network
  • Servers

For how long have I used the solution?

For eight years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

No issues encountered.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Just minor but CA provided support to resolve the issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No issues encountered.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We didn't use a previous solution.

How was the initial setup?

It's straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

We used both an in-house team and a vendor.

What was our ROI?


What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Just day to day operations.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Yes, we also looked at HP OpenView, SolarWinds, and ManageEngine.

What other advice do I have?

This product is for all network and systems monitoring.

**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: We are Solution Partners
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author avatarRavi Suvvari
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Thanx Amanullah for sharing valuable inputs about CA APM