Quest Foglight for Virtualization Competitors and Alternatives

The top Quest Foglight for Virtualization competitors are
  • vRealize Operations (vROps)
  • Veeam ONE
  • Turbonomic
Read reviews of Quest Foglight for Virtualization competitors and alternatives
BrianLudwig
Real User
Leads System Administrator
Sep 06 2017

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features would be the insight into our operating environment. It lets us see what's going on with our virtual infrastructure, with our virtual machines, with our... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It makes it easier to manage. It streamlines our operations. We don't have to go digging around a dozen different places to find out performance statistics or performance... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

No, we didn't really have one beforehand. We just needed performance statistics, to quantify how our VMs are operating, and vROps is a logical solution for that.

What other advice do I have?

In terms of criteria when selecting a vendor the important criteria are cost, reliability, and reputation. They're the top three. Perhaps community feedback plays a role as well.
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Turbonomic
Aaron Bolthouse
Real User
Manager - IT Infrastructure at a non-tech company with 501-1,000 employees
Nov 02 2016

What is most valuable?

Turbonomic's best features for my needs are the autonomic scheduling, capacity planning, and right sizing capabilities.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I no longer have to worry about workload management, and when it comes time to plan for expansion it is no longer a... more»

What needs improvement?

Turbonomic's current UI is coded in Flash though they have stated an HTML5 version is coming soon.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

They license by socket. Buy for the sockets you need.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I previously looked at vCenter Operations Manager and it was not nearly as feature rich at Turbonomic at the time.

What other advice do I have?

Turbonomic helps me maintain a lean operations team. What used to take half my day now is automated. ROI on this is a... more»
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Veeam Software
it_user220182
Real User
Senior Systems Engineer at a tech vendor with 1,001-5,000 employees
Feb 26 2017

What is most valuable?

The reverse incremental feature is most valuable to us.

How has it helped my organization?

It is intuitive to use. It was easy to train IT guys how to use it.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see any backup process other than the snapshot backup.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I see nothing different than what other vendors are doing, which is to price it at "per physical CPU". Just factor that... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I used a product called vRanger by Quest. They are very similar, but I decided to switch to Veeam after going to a... more»

What other advice do I have?

This is a good solution for a small to medium size company. The backup speed isn't lightening quick. However, a lot... more»

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