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Pros
"The OneView Global Dashboard is very user-friendly and it can be used for monitoring the power consumption and temperature of the data center and racks."

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"We can proactively fix historical issues, so we won't face those problems in future.""The set up was very easy. We didn't have any problems with the setup. The deployment took less than an hour.""This has helped us to monitor the availability of our routers, switches, servers, and virtual environments.""I can do everything remotely, including running PowerShell scripts or performing standard updates.""It is very extensible with 'SWQL' and APIs to where we are beginning to integrate it with network automation.""We had some interfaces where the SFP Ports were having some problems after a while. We found which of the SFP Ports was having the error and changed it, so the bandwidth become okay.""All the features are very good. The monitoring of the equipment, the configuration manager, and the IP address monitoring are great.""The connectivity of the solution is very good."

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Cons
"It would be better if we can add every HPE device to OneView, such as MSA, as well as the other servers like the DL server and ML server."

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"It is not that stable. As a Windows software, I have seen issues with SolarWinds. The performance is slow.""The aesthetic widgets should be dynamic widgets, so the customization can be even more customizable.""Application Performance Monitoring should be included in this solution.""I would like to see integration with antivirus or other security endpoint solutions.""This solution would benefit from expanding on the capabilities within the API.""We are looking to change away from this solution because of the documentation and the solution doesn't have enough integration in our country. The documentation is too weak.""Scalability is a bit tricky because it requires more gateways in order to get the performance you may need. It also requires a lot of licensing.""My team has had a lot of issues with support."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"I think that the price of OneView is $500 USD per server, which is a little high."

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"The pricing needs to be improved. It is too high. One full engine costs around $10 000, which is why we don't have high availability right now.""The pricing is very expensive for SolarWinds. That's a huge disadvantage for it.""We have a perpetual license for this solution, and my impression is that this solution is cheap.""The cost is based on the number of nodes, so it is expensive when you have a lot of them.""It is expensive.""Some solutions are open source and free.""It is relatively inexpensive compared to other products in the same category.""It's expensive and there are costs in addition to the standard licensing."

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Also Known As
HP OneViewSolarwinds Network Performance Monitor, SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer
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Overview

HPE OneView is your infrastructure automation engine to simplify operations, increasing the speed of IT delivery for new applications and services. Through software defined intelligence, HPE OneView brings a new level of automation to infrastructure management by taking a template driven approach to provisioning, updating, and integrating compute, storage, and networking infrastructure. Designed with a modern, standard-based API and supported by a large and growing partner ecosystem, HPE OneView also makes it easy to integrate powerful infrastructure automation into existing IT tools and processes. Take command with HPE OneView to deploy infrastructure faster, simplify operations and increase productivity.

HPE OneView innovations provide you the industry’s best infrastructure management experience, simplifying operations for HPE BladeSystem, HPE ProLiant servers, 3PAR storage, HPE Networking and HPE ConvergedSystems.

Check the health and performance of your entire network for easier troubleshooting and faster results using SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor. NPM lets you quickly detect, diagnose, and resolve network performance problems and outages. Now with built-in deep packet inspection and analysis you can immediately determine the impact of network or application latency on user experience.

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Sample Customers
Asante, ITS Nordics, Columbus Communications, Mansfield Oil Microsoft, Federal Express, Hewlett-Packard, and MasterCard
Top Industries
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Financial Services Firm25%
Healthcare Company18%
Retailer13%
Insurance Company10%
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Computer Software Company35%
Comms Service Provider28%
Government5%
Manufacturing Company4%
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Healthcare Company15%
Comms Service Provider12%
Financial Services Firm10%
Government7%
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Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider19%
Government9%
Manufacturing Company4%
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Small Business28%
Midsize Enterprise17%
Large Enterprise55%
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Small Business29%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise52%
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Small Business33%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise55%
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HPE OneView is ranked 29th in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 1 review while SolarWinds NPM is ranked 3rd in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 25 reviews. HPE OneView is rated 8.0, while SolarWinds NPM is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of HPE OneView writes "It is easy to set up and scalable with a user-friendly and informative dashboard". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SolarWinds NPM writes "Make monitoring key performance factors in your enterprise customized and effective". HPE OneView is most compared with Cisco Intersight, Dell EMC CloudIQ, Splunk, Zabbix and Nutanix Prism, whereas SolarWinds NPM is most compared with Zabbix, PRTG Network Monitor, ManageEngine OpManager, Wireshark and WhatsUp Gold.

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