IBM Turbonomic vs Quest Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager comparison

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We performed a comparison between IBM Turbonomic and Quest Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

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  • "We felt the pricing was very fair for the product. It is in no way prohibitive for larger deployments, unlike other similar product on the market."
  • "Contact the Turbonomic sales team, explain your needs and what you're looking to monitor. They will get a pre-sales SE on the phone and together work up a very accurate quote."
  • "What I can advise is to trial the product, taking advantage of the Turbonomic pre-sales implemention support and kickstart training."
  • "Licensing is per socket, so load up on the cores rather than a lot of lower core CPUs."
  • "You should understand the cost of your physical servers and how much time and money you are spending year over year on expanding your virtual farm."
  • "Price is a big one. VMTurbo was very competitively priced."
  • "If you're a super-small business, it may be a little bit pricey for you... But in large, enterprise companies where money is, maybe, less of an issue, Turbonomic is not that expensive. I can't imagine why any big company would not buy it, for what it does."
  • "It was an annual buy-in. You basically purchase it based on your host type stuff. The buy-in was about 20K, and the annual maintenance is about $3,000 a year."
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    Top Answer:We're still evaluating the solution, so I don't know enough about what I don't know. They've done a lot over the years. I used Turbonomics six or seven years ago before IBM bought them. They've… more »
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    Also Known As
    Turbonomic, VMTurbo Operations Manager
    Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager
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    Overview

    IBM Turbonomic is a performance and cost optimization platform for public, private, and hybrid clouds used by customers to assure application performance while eliminating inefficiencies by dynamically resourcing applications through automated actions. Common use cases include cloud cost optimization, cloud migration planning, data center modernization, FinOps acceleration, Kubernetes optimization, sustainable IT, and application resource management. Turbonomic customers report an average 33% reduction in cloud and infrastructure waste without impacting application performance, and return-on-investment of 471% over three years. Ready to take a closer look? Explore the interactive demo or start your free 30-day trial today!

    Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager simplifies your cloud performance monitoring needs, allowing you to see VMware, Hyper-V, Azure and AWS inside of a single platform. It provides you with unified workflows, pre-configured rules with notifications and intelligent analytics that unscramble complex troubleshooting and deliver the information you need to drive down costs.

    Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager helps simplify your day-to-day operations by enabling IaaS monitoring across Azure and AWS without the need for manual configuration or the hazards of missing elastic/scaleset workload changes — all while exposing the performance of your IaaS.

    Sample Customers
    IBM, J.B. Hunt, BBC, The Capita Group, SulAmérica, Rabobank, PROS, ThinkON, O.C. Tanner Co.
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    Healthcare Company13%
    Manufacturing Company13%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Insurance Company7%
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    Computer Software Company19%
    Financial Services Firm15%
    Manufacturing Company8%
    Insurance Company6%
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    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise23%
    Large Enterprise60%
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    Small Business19%
    Midsize Enterprise12%
    Large Enterprise69%
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    IBM Turbonomic is ranked 4th in Cloud Management with 18 reviews while Quest Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager is ranked 66th in Cloud Management. IBM Turbonomic is rated 8.8, while Quest Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM Turbonomic writes "Provides recommendations whether workloads should be scaled up or down". On the other hand, IBM Turbonomic is most compared with VMware Aria Operations, Azure Cost Management, Cisco Intersight, VMware Aria Cost powered by CloudHealth and VMware vSphere, whereas Quest Foglight Hybrid Cloud Manager is most compared with .

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