SolarWinds LEM Pros and Cons

SolarWinds LEM Pros

AchmadFredericks
Director, Technical Architect at Archer Information Technology
The graphical user interface is very user-friendly. SolarWinds is a hybrid solution so you can use it across many platforms.
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reviewer975090
Consultant at a tech company with 51-200 employees
It's easy to build rules and actions based on the logs and event types we collect with the software.
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SolutionsEngnr67
Solutions Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The most valuable feature of this solution is the visibility into both attempted and failed logins.
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Keith Galleros
Information Security Analyst at Detecon Al Saudia Co. Ltd.
The most valuable feature is the reporting.
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Sameer Gangan
‎IT Consultant at a consultancy with 5,001-10,000 employees
It performs network behavior monitoring, log monitoring, and disaster recovery monitoring.
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Andrew Njagi
Communications and Networks Engineer at a transportation company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We did previously use a different solution, but SolarWinds is much better. It's easy to interact with SolarWinds. It's easy to operate, easy to configure and is generally easier compared to what we were working with before.
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SatyamKumar
Senior Technical Engineer at SYSTECH
This tool is simple to use.
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Alex Janes
Systems administrator at a healthcare company with 501-1,000 employees
The most valuable feature is the ease of use for the end user.
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SolarWinds LEM Cons

AchmadFredericks
Director, Technical Architect at Archer Information Technology
The reporting could be more robust. It can be a lot more granular and that will make it a lot more useful in comparison to how it is incorporated at the moment.
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reviewer975090
Consultant at a tech company with 51-200 employees
There are no multiple dashboards which would allow you to see information side-by-side.
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SolutionsEngnr67
Solutions Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
I would like to be able to dig deeper into the visibility of events or incidents to determine whether they are malicious, such as by doing behavior analysis.
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Keith Galleros
Information Security Analyst at Detecon Al Saudia Co. Ltd.
There is no correlation made between log entries, so no threat information is presented.
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Sameer Gangan
‎IT Consultant at a consultancy with 5,001-10,000 employees
Training for this solution needs to be improved, as new employees are sometimes unfamiliar with the product.
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Andrew Njagi
Communications and Networks Engineer at a transportation company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The solution's technical support is okay, but we don't have an SLA, and sometimes the response times are very slow.
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SatyamKumar
Senior Technical Engineer at SYSTECH
I would like to have a more customizable dashboard.
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Alex Janes
Systems administrator at a healthcare company with 501-1,000 employees
It can be difficult for users who are inexperienced with the solution.
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