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Pros
"A reliable, time-saving tool for providing accurate layer 2 and layer 3 network mappings.""Chain management is a good feature. I don't get it on other solutions.""Enables maps to be drawn out."

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"It can help to write your rules, organize firewalls, your block, and also your protocols and IP address to come in or out of your network.""This solution allows us to see exactly what is going on in the network and we can very quickly solve issues with users."

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Cons
"Support needs to improve for the installed product and some of the reporting could be more flexible to provide more complete cataloging.""It would be nice if the setup was a little simpler. Also, if the solution could provide more training materials for new people coming into our company so they can quickly learn how to use the functionalities.""The IP interface brief isn't consistent."

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"Graphics need improvement. Because a lot of the information there you have to input first in some case to have full potential. It could be more automated.""I would like to have more than 4TB of storage available in the portable version of this solution."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"The product is expensive, but less expensive than some of the competition and worth the price."

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"It depends on the requirements you have. There are three types of license. There's the updates license, the work group license, and the workstation license."

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Overview

Managing today’s networks with yesterday’s manual processes is no longer a viable solution. NetBrain’s network automation platform provides actionable insights into your network to help you make better and faster decisions - particularly when you’re troubleshooting, securing, and making changes to the network.

Observer GigaStor is a network analysis tool that comes in a variety of form factors, including rack mount, portable, and virtual. Capable of storing up to a petabyte of traffic for later analysis, GigaStor helps ensure optimal network and application performance.

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Sample Customers
CompuCon, TD Ameritrade, Move Inc.Cisco Systems, Hawaiian Telecom, Renown Health, State of Nevada, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Allstate Insurance, Jack Henry & Associates, United States Airforce, US Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Chicago Board Options Exchange
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Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider15%
Government8%
Media Company5%
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Computer Software Company19%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government13%
Manufacturing Company10%
Find out what your peers are saying about NetBrain vs. Observer GigaStor and other solutions. Updated: September 2020.
441,850 professionals have used our research since 2012.
NetBrain is ranked 5th in Network Troubleshooting with 3 reviews while Observer GigaStor is ranked 7th in Network Troubleshooting with 2 reviews. NetBrain is rated 7.0, while Observer GigaStor is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of NetBrain writes "Some inconsistencies which have improved recently; ability to draw out maps is a big time saver ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Observer GigaStor writes "Helps to write protocols for IP addresses that come in or out of your network". NetBrain is most compared with SolarWinds NPM, LiveAction LiveNX, NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, SolarWinds NetFlow Traffic Analyzer and vRealize Network Insight, whereas Observer GigaStor is most compared with Gigamon, Wireshark, NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, Ixia Network Packet Brokers and APCON. See our NetBrain vs. Observer GigaStor report.

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