IT Infrastructure Monitoring Questions
Co-Founder at Xmartic
Jul 13 2021


I'm working at a Tech Services company and I would like to understand the competitive advantages of Nagios XI vs other Network Performance Monitoring
(NPM) tools.

Can you share your expertise on this topic?

Dario Leon Hi, Nagios is great because the tool has a lot of plugins, customizable.… more »
Henry SteinhauerThe biggest question is how much work do you want to do?  With Nagios you have… more »
Tjeerd SaijoenIn Nagios you have to build from templates so more development work and you need… more »
Henry Steinhauer
Systems Engineer at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Feb 05 2021

With the security issues associated with SolarWinds - are people switching to other vendors?   Which ones are you switching to?

RobertUllmanThousand Eyes acquired by Cisco, interesting synergies with AppDynamics APM.
chamepicartWe’ve switched from Solarwinds to Centreon even before the issue occurred. It’s… more »
Darryl TheronHi Henry, Infosim, Stablenet is a very good alternative. Regards, Darryl… more »
IT Central Station
May 14 2021

There are many open source IT Infrastructure Monitoring solutions on the market. However, large companies often invest in a paid solution. What do paid monitoring solutions offer that make them a better choice than open source?

Richard TreadwayWhen you’re considering infrastructure monitoring, you certainly have plenty of… more »
Faustine ChisasaThe main reason large companies invest in paid solutions is the advanced and… more »
Stacy LeidwingerGeorge Spiers a certified Citrix CTP and technology evangelist has a nice write… more »
IT Central Station
Jun 28 2021

Hi community members,

I have some questions for you: 

What is ITOM? How does it differ from ITSM? 

Which products would you recommend to make up a fully defined ITOM suite?

DonaldBakelsIT operations management (ITOM) software is intended to represent all the tools… more »
Syed Abu Owais Bin NasarOne is that ITSM is focused on how services are delivered by IT teams, while… more »
Tjeerd SaijoenITOM is a range of products integrated together, it contains infrastructure… more »
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
IT Central Station
Jun 29 2021
Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!
MichaelDelzerThe ability for the solution to correlate data from across the enterprise to… more »
Dmytro KutetskyiI think you need to look for: 1. Unifications. All aspects of the monitoring… more »
Stacy Leidwinger1) Ease of deployment and maintenance. The ideal solution will auto-discover… more »