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Anonymous User
Real User
Network Tools Specialist at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Apr 08 2018

What is most valuable?

The most important feature is just the fact that it doesn't aggregate the information up, and I can look at detailed information going back... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The fact that it doesn't aggregate the information up, it's very good at troubleshooting. The fact that you have all the information there, it's... more»

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

One thing that needs improvement is how it's licensed. I understand historically the company licensed it off a same charge for everyone. I... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I've been using the same product in my environment for all the time I've been here. As Statseeker has released extra features into the product,... more»

What other advice do I have?

From an end-user point of view, I would say it's fairly intuitive once you've got it up and running, once you've spent some time on it. It's a... more»
Eb Kieslich
Vendor
IT Admin with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 11 2017

What is most valuable?

I work in a distributed simulation. It's a much smaller network and it is a closed one. It's classified and it's behind... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The question we had was how we can measure the 1% data loss in a distributed environment. We instrumented all of the... more»

What needs improvement?

One of the things we talked about with the developers, who are very smart guys, brilliant engineers, is to improve the... more»

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

I think we currently have a small license compared to the one at my last job. This license is only for 1,000... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I worked on a different program with Lockheed Martin at Fort Knox back in 2011. This was a very large network, one of... more»

What other advice do I have?

My advice is to give it a chance. Look past the bells and whistles of competing products. What you're getting with... more»
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Anonymous User
Real User
Network Specialist at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Apr 11 2018

What is most valuable?

The most important feature for us is the interface statistics, because our customer normally asks us for bandwidth... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Prior to using it, the company was using something really basic, it was very slow and it didn't have descriptive... more»

What needs improvement?

I spoke to James Wells from Statseeker. We use an application called Dynatrace, which was formerly Compuware, and he... more»

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

We now feel the pricing is a good value. Previously we had a just a normal license but now we've got an Enterprise... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

They used a system called Cacti and it wasn't user friendly. To get to an interface it took a long time. You'd go to... more»

What other advice do I have?

Go for it. I recommend it. I think it's great value. It's an easy tool to use. Support is fantastic and Statseeker are... more»
Lance Jeffery
Real User
Senior Network Engineer at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 08 2017

What is most valuable?

My favorite feature is Traffic Analyzer (NetFlow). I use this part of the tool nearly every day to validate what... more»

How has it helped my organization?

When we have bandwidth spikes or outages, we use this tool to analyze what device or devices are causing the issue.... more»

What needs improvement?

We would like to see improvements in reporting and multiple-user integration. Reporting has everything you can think... more»

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

Pricing is competitive. It’s not the cheapest solution, but it includes everything and does everything they claim. Be... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We have used multiple solutions. We wanted something that would track everything on our network. The integration with... more»

What other advice do I have?

Get their full trial, try it out and use it to solve your issues, you will not be disappointed.
Darrick Lutz
Real User
Systems Analyst at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Feb 28 2017

What is most valuable?

SNMP monitoring for up/down locations and bandwidth monitoring: We are able to see problems before they start.

How has it helped my organization?

We can be proactive with our calls to customers to see what’s going on in their location before they might even know... more»

What needs improvement?

The tool is pretty good as it is. It monitors everything we need it to on a day-to-day basis. You know, if I had to... more»

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

The product seems comparable to other similar solutions, but I don’t pay the bills. I just get to spend the money.

Which solutions did we use previously?

We have always been using Statseeker.

What other advice do I have?

There is no high availability over multiple locations (datacenters) and if you want to maintain what is monitored, I... more»
Anonymous User
Real User
Network Analayst
Apr 05 2018

What is most valuable?

* Grouping * Threshold/alerts * Netflow analyser * Private MIB object support These are most valuable as they can provide more visibility into... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It improved departmental network operation and support, and delivered a better service to my customers, improving their businesses.

What needs improvement?

It could use more features on Netflow analyser, such as time series graphs and a single network export UDP port and UDP forwarding. Also, more... more»

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

Pricing isn't expensive; very reasonable.

What other advice do I have?

I am happy to advise others to use this product for monitoring their networks, as it is working so well. It is easy to use and a great value for... more»
Dan Davis
Real User
Network Engineer-OCIO at a university with 10,001+ employees
Jun 25 2017

What is most valuable?

It is a good monitoring tool. It does the job.

How has it helped my organization?

It helps us track the status of over 1200 devices in multiple geographical locations.

What needs improvement?

Integration including ability to do network diagrams.

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

Interface counting/reporting with Juniper switches adds TWO interfaces for every single interface. That is killing our... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I was using SolarWinds NPM/NCM. This department was already using Statseeker and didn’t want to change.

What other advice do I have?

Know Unix. It’s a must.
Anonymous User
Real User
Senior Capacity Manager at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Apr 11 2018

What is most valuable?

* Custom reporting * 95th Percentile * Trend lines

How has it helped my organization?

Summary Reports provide a quick way to identify where potential issues are. Drill-downs provide more granular details... more»

What needs improvement?

Detailed data can be hard to extract in CSV form. Sometimes, being able to dump down raw data would be good so various... more»

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

We are using the Professional edition but would love to upgrade to the higher level Enterprise, as having the full... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

Currently using a variety of tools across multiple accounts.

What other advice do I have?

Understand what your outputs and customer requirements are first. Then configure the environment to support those needs.
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Statseeker is the only network performance monitoring technology to seamlessly and successfully combine speed + scale + value. Statseeker is a global provider delivering innovative network monitoring solutions for the IT enterprise and OT industrial market space. With active deployments in over 22 countries and many Fortune 100 firms, Statseeker monitors millions of interfaces in real-time. Instant visibility: Installed in minutes, polls up to 1 million ports from a single server… reduce your time to repair. Powerful monitoring: Checks every port over entire network, every 60 seconds… low network consumption bandwidth. Fast reporting: Practical real-time dashboard, reports in seconds, instant alerts… maximize your up-time. Smart data: 100% network data, original granularity, never rolled up, never averaged… tune for peak performance, control CAPEX and OPEX.
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With active deployments in over 22 countries and many Fortune 100 firms, Statseeker monitors millions of interfaces in real-time. Some example customers include: FedEx, Optus, Verizon, California State University, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Monash University, Texas A&M University.
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