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We performed a comparison between IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus and IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Event Monitoring solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus vs. IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server report (Updated: September 2022).
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  • "Its license cost is a little bit more than other solutions. Our customers expect a standard market price that is comparative to other products. For each and every NetCool OMNIbus component, we have to purchase a separate license. These components are not free with the product."
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    Top Answer:Probes are the best feature because they are well written which rarely requires you to write additional rules. These probes monitor activity within your environment.
    Top Answer:Its license cost is a little bit more than other solutions. Our customers expect a standard market price that is comparative to other products. For each and every NetCool OMNIbus component, we have to… more »
    Top Answer:I would like for the next release to be more user-friendly and out of date. The next release should focus on the cloud, AI, and ML technologies.
    Top Answer:Memory and CPU utilization features are good.
    Top Answer:They can improve checking the status of the CPU, memory, and IO utilization from each task.
    Top Answer:IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager is actually for monitoring a database, that is, the CPU and memory usage. It is used for database tuning and for checking the data.
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    Also Known As
    Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus
    IDERA SQL DM, IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager
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    Overview
    Tivoli Netcool OMNIbus provides near real-time service assurance for business infrastructure, applications, servers, network devices and protocols, Internet protocols, storage and security devices.

    SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server helps database administrators to find and fix SQL Server performance problems in physical, virtual, and cloud environments. Unlike its competition, it provides effective scalability, advanced SQL query analysis and optimization, prescriptive analysis with corrective SQL scripts, powerful automated alert responses, broad PowerShell integration, complete customization, and extensive support for current and legacy SQL Server and Windows.

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    Sample Customers
    Consolidated Communications, €sterreichische Bundesbahnen (€BB), Capgemini
    Padnos, University of Notre Dame, D4, Infeon Technologies, Chevron, LC Waikiki, Sisters of Saint Francis Health Services, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, CVE, Colorado State University, St. Charles, Chaucer PLC, 1-800-Flowers, Ancoris, Money Management, National Opinion Research Center, California Department of Health, Plexus; Aviva, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, CBS, Comcast, Google, Merck, Regions Financial, Schneider Electric, Tata Consultancy Services, Verizon Communications, Zurich Financial Services
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Financial Services Firm37%
    Computer Software Company15%
    Comms Service Provider9%
    Government5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company17%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Financial Services Firm10%
    Government8%
    Company Size
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    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise25%
    Large Enterprise50%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business11%
    Midsize Enterprise8%
    Large Enterprise80%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business27%
    Midsize Enterprise45%
    Large Enterprise27%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business24%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise62%
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    IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus is ranked 7th in Event Monitoring with 2 reviews while IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server is ranked 9th in Event Monitoring. IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus is rated 6.6, while IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus writes "It is customer-centric and has support for multi-layered protocols, but it needs better integration and GUI". On the other hand, IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus is most compared with IBM Tivoli NetCool Impact, BigPanda, SCOM, ScienceLogic and Micro Focus Operations Bridge, whereas IDERA SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server is most compared with Redgate SQL Toolbelt, Quest Foglight for Databases, Quest Spotlight, SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer and SQL Sentry.

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