"Integration with Netscaler and Scoutbees can provide a proper end-to-end analysis of the user's experience and give us a real ROI."
"Security, uptime, and reduced capital expenditures are the main reasons we use ControlUp. So basically, the money that we consume is based on the amount of time we are using a service."
"The script-based actions have allowed us to extend the core reporting capabilities."
"NetFlow monitoring, real-time monitoring, and surveys have been the most valuable features for our business."
"The most important features of WhatsUp Gold are the server health and uptime it provides. Additionally, WhatsUp Gold is a Windows-based solution which is a benefit."
"Auto scanning is most valuable. It looks for rogue devices on your network."
"The user interface is good enough."
"WhatsUp Gold is very easy to deploy."
"It handles the basics of monitoring."
"It is stable."
"Solve is a quick and intuitive tool for quickly mapping data together, however, once you have the view of the data that you like, it is difficult to share this with colleagues."
"Integration is always a problem, and we feel that we are doing our best and the service provider thinks they are doing their best. I guess if ControlUp's system could be more capable or if people could understand the integration part, that would be better."
"We'd like to see the mobile app working again so that we can get alerts 24/7. This is especially useful for the person on call."
"The new release cadence needs to be improved. It takes a while for them to add new features and functionality. There should be a quicker turnaround with new versions."
"The initial setup of WhatsUp Gold is a medium range of difficulty levels. However, if it is your first time it could be difficult."
"We can never achieve or get a good picture of the network topology."
"The product is old and not updated."
"You have to invest a few days to become an expert in this solution."
"The technical support does not bother to respond."
"The interface needs some work."
"The point system is not clear and clarity around this would improve our understanding of the system."
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ControlUp is ranked 22nd in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 3 reviews while WhatsUp Gold is ranked 21st in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 6 reviews. ControlUp is rated 9.4, while WhatsUp Gold is rated 7.2. The top reviewer of ControlUp writes "Makes us leaner through automation and optimization of processes ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of WhatsUp Gold writes "Old, clunky, and with unresponsive support, this product touches the basics but not in style". ControlUp is most compared with eG Enterprise, Goliath Performance Monitor, vRealize Network Insight, SolarWinds NPM and Datadog, whereas WhatsUp Gold is most compared with PRTG Network Monitor, SolarWinds NPM, Zabbix, Nagios XI and Splunk. See our ControlUp vs. WhatsUp Gold report.
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