- Capacity planning
It gives multiple groups the ability to view dashboards and quickly obtain data about historical performance of network gear, with near real-time data.
Historical data, to help with trending and capacity planning.
The dashboards are easy to use and can be viewed on any web browser.
Product has issue collecting IP SLA data.
No issues yet with stability.
No issues with scalability.
Previously we used eHealth which is a CA-owned product. We moved because they are phasing out eHealth.
Complex. Install is done as root, which is a security no-no, and the database IO requirements were not stated correctly, which lead to a year of instability.
Do your homework and know how many devices you will be managing out of the gate. Be sure to project what your growth will be each year.
I think the product has matured a lot, and I’m impressed with CA when I hear about new features. The product continues to improve and the future is looking bright.