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Pros
"Scalable solution for tracking and syncing through the Infoblox grid."

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"SaltStack has given us the ability to deal with systems at scale and rectify issues at scale."

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Cons
"Lacks network overview for the entire connected network."

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"There is a little bit of pain when it comes to libraries and what is needed to run the product."

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Top Answer: Scalable solution for tracking and syncing through the Infoblox grid.
Top Answer: If you have the Infoblox grid and you also want to do switch port management and backups of your network devices, then I would go for NetMRI. Otherwise, if you only want the network discovery then you… more »
Top Answer: It would be nice if they restored the network overview of all connected network items. Before it was per site, but now they've made it an overall view of everything and it's quite chaotic because… more »
Top Answer: SaltStack has given us the ability to deal with systems at scale and rectify issues at scale.
Top Answer: SaltStack is still growing, and so there are still those growing pains. Sometimes in order to get the functionality you want, you need to update to the latest and greatest of the software. For… more »
Top Answer: We are using SaltStack SecOps for a rather large fleet of VMs that include a mixture of both Linux and Windows, with many different OS versions for each. It is used to view the compliance of the… more »
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out of 19 in Network Automation
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3rd
out of 19 in Network Automation
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1
Average Words per Review
623
Avg. Rating
10.0
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Overview

NetMRI discovers your network infrastructure, automatically applies hundreds of built-in and custom analytics to assess network configuration, and provides deep insight into the “who, what, when, where, and impact” of network change.

With this foundation, NetMRI empowers you to automate network configuration security policy enforcement and large-scale and complex change automation with built-in, easily customized industry best practices, regulatory requirements, and change template examples.

SaltStack is an intelligent IT automation platform that can manage, secure, and optimize any infrastructure—on-prem, in the cloud, or at the edge. It’s built on a unique and powerful event-driven automation engine that detects events in any system and reacts intelligently to them, making it an extremely effective solution for managing large, complex environments. And with the newly launched SecOps offering, SaltStack can detect security vulnerabilities and non-compliant, mis-configured systems. As soon as an issue is detected, this powerful automation helps you and your team remediate it, keeping your infrastructure securely configured, compliant, and up-to-date.

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VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider18%
K 12 Educational Company Or School7%
Manufacturing Company5%
REVIEWERS
Computer Software Company55%
Financial Services Firm18%
Cloud Provider9%
Healthcare Company9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company41%
Comms Service Provider16%
Manufacturing Company6%
Government5%
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Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise26%
Large Enterprise29%
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Infoblox NetMRI is ranked 10th in Network Automation with 1 review while SaltStack is ranked 3rd in Network Automation with 1 review. Infoblox NetMRI is rated 8.0, while SaltStack is rated 10.0. The top reviewer of Infoblox NetMRI writes "Has the ability to track and sync through the grid". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SaltStack writes "Easily identify and manage compliance and vulnerability issues in a single, centralized view". Infoblox NetMRI is most compared with SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager, Cisco DNA Center, Micro Focus Network Node Manager, Cisco Prime and DX Spectrum, whereas SaltStack is most compared with VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), Ansible, SCCM, BigFix and HashiCorp Terraform.

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