Wireshark Competitors and Alternatives

The top Wireshark competitors are
  • Microsoft Network Monitor
  • SolarWinds NPM
  • ClearSight Analyzer
  • Colasoft Capsa
  • PRTG
  • Metasploit
  • Zabbix
  • Nagios XI
Read reviews of Wireshark competitors and alternatives
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Netscout
NetworkA5b0b
Real User
Network Analyst at a transportation company with 10,001+ employees
Mar 07 2017

What is most valuable?

We have only been using it for site survey. I've used spectrum analysis as well, just to see what is on the wireless. I haven't used it too... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We use it as a site survey tool. I don't hire out, so it's done in-house. I don't use it every day, but only when I need to.

What needs improvement?

I had some problems generating reports. However, that could be me and not the tool. I don't know. I couldn't get a report out of it for some... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

OptiView XG is the first solution that I've gone with. I have not used any other solution yet.

What other advice do I have?

It's a good tool and is pretty simple to use. Once you get the hang of it, it's not too hard to use. You don't have to read a bunch of manuals... more»
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Nagios
Yunus Shaikh
Real User
Principal Engineer at a tech vendor with 1,001-5,000 employees
Sep 17 2017

What is most valuable?

Since this is an open source technology, if we are capable of writing the plugins in any scripting language, this... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Since my organization has many companies in the form of customers for handling their infrastructure and application, we... more»

What needs improvement?

Nagios XI can improve its GUI for users with a new look. Otherwise, we could develop it on our own. This is the reason... more»

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

If you can build a Nagios with add-ons, you can use Nagios without any pricing and licensing. Also Nagios XI does not... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Yes, we used a paid monitoring tool and used to pay a lot of money. Nagios saves a lot of money for the company.

What other advice do I have?

Enjoy Nagios. No need of advice. This is very good product. Just use it and experience it. Nagios is the best... more»
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Zabbix
Lars Baad-Jensen
Real User
Senior Consultant at a tech services company
Jul 03 2017

What do you think of Zabbix?

Valuable Features: The most valuable features are the monitoring and the ease with which we can set it up at customer sites with our custom Zabbix proxy and tools. It is very agile and it is easy to do custom setups. • Room for Improvement: The dashboard and the graph section could be a little bit more professional. • Use of Solution: We have been using Zabbix for about five years. • Stability Issues: There were no issues with stability, but we needed to adjust some of the standard values in the configuration. However, that was to be expected. • Scalability Issues: I haven't scaled yet, but we plan to do this with two front-ends, two Zabbix cores, and HA MySQL. • Customer Service and Technical Support: We haven't used technical support yet. I have attended a...

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