NetCrunch Overview

NetCrunch is the #17 ranked solution in our list of top Server Monitoring tools. It is most often compared to PRTG Network Monitor: NetCrunch vs PRTG Network Monitor

What is NetCrunch?

NetCrunch is the complete network monitoring solution for monitoring traffic, topology, devices, systems, logs, and services. It's policy, and template-based configuration makes managing thousands of nodes a breeze. It automatically generates layer-2 maps and manages monitoring dependencies. NetCrunch supports major operating systems, virtualization platforms, and the Cloud. Complete SNMP support with 8,700+ MIBs included and a built-in MIB compiler.

Buyer's Guide

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NetCrunch Customers

AER Kooperation, AON Corpration, Advance Financial services, Airbus SAS, Bauer Net consult, Banco Soal, Bertelsmann, Burke County public, COF training services

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ITCS user
IT Admin at a comms service provider with 501-1,000 employees
The setup is very intuitive and quick - it all just took a few minutes we were done.

Valuable Features:

The setup is very intuitive and quick - it all just took a few minutes we were done.

Improvements to My Organization:

I have been using since version 6. The Dashboard make easy to manage all the different device throughout our network location.

Room for Improvement:

Our network is made up of a lot of Cisco devices, and it needs improvements.

Deployment Issues:

We had no issues with deployment.

Stability Issues:

We had no issues with stability.

Scalability Issues:

We had no issues with scalability.

Initial Setup:

The initial setup was very straightforward and simple.

Implementation Team:

We implemented it with our own in-house team.
ITCS user
Director of IT with 51-200 employees
Netcrunch 7 is a great piece of software
Netcrunch 7 is a great piece of software for any network. I have been using the software for close to 7 years now. At first I would use the software to just let me know when network equipment has gone off-line, but now I used the software to get in-depth reports on hard drive activity, to watching Exchange, to watching my databases and even individual ports on switches. This software has become the first thing I look at in the morning and the last things in the evenings. I run the software on a VM with Windows Server 2008R2. From the main dashboard I can see at a quick glance all of the networks running and if there are major or minor issues happening. It lists out the servers, networking equipment, printers, and other devices. Then I see a timeline of the past 24 hours and listed out…