Micro Focus Operations Manager Competitors and Alternatives

Read reviews of Micro Focus Operations Manager competitors and alternatives
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Real User
IT Solutions Architect at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jun 19 2017

What do you think of SCOM?

Valuable Features Both SCOM and WhatsUp Gold afford us in-depth troubleshooting capabilities. • Improvements to My Organization SCOM: The product has helped our organization with in-depth monitoring. WhatsUp Gold: The product has helped our organization with VM monitoring. • Room for Improvement Both SCOM and WhatsUp Gold could use some system enhancements, such as better dashboards. • Use of Solution SCOM: I have used SCOM for about eighteen months. WhatsUp Gold: I have used WhatsUp Gold for nine years. • Stability Issues We did not encounter any stability issues with either product. • Scalability Issues We did not encounter any scalability issues with either product. • Customer Service and Technical Support For both products, I would give...
Real User
Systems Management, Technical Specialist HP BSM/BAC at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 01 2017

What is most valuable?

The ability to integrate directly with the RIPM on top of DSM. We're looking to use the event feed into OMI, the metrics feed, and using things like SHA. There might be opportunities later to try for a faster root cause analysis.

How has it helped my organization?

At the moment, we're still building the system, so I can't say.

What needs improvement?

When installing against IIS, you need to expect a fully locked-down IIS, rather than expecting a fully out-of-the-box. It is sold to enterprise customers and I can't believe any enterprise customers would be happy to leave IIS out-of-the-box.... more»
Real User
Project Manager with 51-200 employees
Jun 26 2017

What is most valuable?

I believe that the ease of use and UI is great. The ability to fulfill the role as a manager of managers is fantastic. We integrated a number of other monitoring tools into BMC.

How has it helped my organization?

I have used the BMC product in two separate instances, the one was as a monitor of monitors for an ops bridge to have a single view of all monitoring tools reporting into one source, this worked extremely well. The other instance was as a... more»

What needs improvement?

I think the ease of deployment needs to be looked at. It would be great if the deployment was faster and easier.

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