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Real User
Lead Engineer at JCPenney Co.
May 30 2020

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is the event management capability. The correlation works great. It is very good if you have any devices that use SNMP.

What needs improvement?

The web portal and typical event controls are a little outdated. The need to work on improving the dashboard layout. The whole layout is an old style and needs updating. The functionality is great but it needs to look more modern, perhaps by moving to HTML 5 dashboards. The price could be made more… more »

What other advice do I have?

Overall, this is a great tool and one that I recommend but it depends on the cost. You have to have the right level of budget to afford this solution. If you do, then it is the best choice. I would rate this solution a nine out of ten.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We have been evaluating Moogsoft and are currently conducting a proof of concept. The articles that I have read say that Moogsoft is very competitive with NetCool. Personally, I have seen that they are modern in terms of the dashboard and web portal layout. In this regard, they are ahead of IBM… more »
Real User
Department Manager at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 27 2019

What do you think of IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus?

What is our primary use case?

We primarily use the solution to monitor our environment.

What is most valuable?

The monitoring is the solution's most valuable feature.

What needs improvement?

The cost of the product is quite high. They should work to adjust their pricing models.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using the solution for almost ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The product is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

For our purposes, the solution has been scalable. Right now we have the solution on seven computers.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is good; it's worth the rate they charge.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is…


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What is IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus?

Tivoli Netcool OMNIbus provides near real-time service assurance for business infrastructure, applications, servers, network devices and protocols, Internet protocols, storage and security devices.
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