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Top Answer:The only features that we have found valuable are related to rack elevation and layout, where it has the ability to build rack elevations.
Top Answer:If you have a small to medium sized DC footprint then sure, this will do what you need it to. However, I would research as many DCIM software options as possible. If support is important to you then… more »
Top Answer:This solution could be improved in every way possible. First, support is horrible at its best, and non-existent at its worst. Stencil updates, for example, can take up to one year before you even see… more »
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Opsview, Opsview Enterprise
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Opsview Monitor is a modern and scalable monitoring solution that gives your organization full visibility into on-premises and cloud IT infrastructure. It delivers simplified management and a single pane of glass view of your entire IT operations. The solution provides unified insight into dynamic IT operations on premises, in the cloud, or hybrid. Additionally, it can be used either in agent-based or agentless configurations.

Opsview monitors:

  • Operating systems
  • Networks
  • Cloud
  • VMs
  • Containers
  • Databases
  • Applications

Opsview Features

Opsview Monitor comes with an array of features, including:

  • AutoMonitor express scan: This feature makes it easy for you to keep up with your changing IT infrastructure by helping you find new Windows, VMware, and Azure hosts.
  • Business service monitoring: This enables you to see the health of all of your end-to-end business services in real time and in one place.
  • Autodiscovery: With this feature you can automatically discover and profile hosts in your environment, which helps you quickly populate information into Opsview for monitoring.
  • Network analyzer: Opsview Monitor provides you with a complete picture of your company's network infrastructure via its Network Topology, Flow Collector, & NetAudit modules.
  • Customizable dashboards: Opsview Monitor’s dashboards give you a view of all of your monitoring metrics in interactive dashboards that are easy to create and maintain.
  • Customizable reports: With Opsview Monitor, reports connect to the Opsview Data Warehouse and present historical data collected by Opsview. The solution’s out-of-the-box reports include performance, SLA, and events.
  • Disaster recovery: Opsview Monitor gives your organization peace of mind with its disaster recovery by restoring your Opsview system if needed.
  • Event handlers: Opsview Monitor’s event handlers allow for automation and proactive monitoring so that your users are not impacted.
  • Events viewer: The events viewer feature helps you easily see all of the important events in your Opsview system.
  • High availability server: Opsview has a high availability monitor that offers protection to ensure that you never lose IT infrastructure visibility.
  • Multitenancy: Multitenancy makes it possible for your MSP to give control of Opsview to your end users. It also allows you to create new hosts and roles as well as users while using a secure, private environment.
  • Log analytics: This feature allows you to improve logging visibility, reporting, correlation, and alerting..
  • SNMP traps: With SNMP traps, you can reduce your network and server load and provide faster service to your customers.

Opsview Benefits

There are many benefits to implementing Opsview Monitor. Some of the biggest advantages the solution offers include:

  • Extensible: Opsview Monitor can be used in agent-based or agentless configurations. In addition, it can sit above multiple monitoring tools, aggregating information into a single pane of glass.
  • Scalable: Opsview Monitor is very scalable. It can easily scale beyond 10,000 monitored devices via its distributed model that spreads monitoring across many monitoring engines. Its databases may be located on dedicated servers to further distribute load.
  • Functional overview: Opsview Monitor monitors your IT infrastructure, network and applications, and displays alerts. It is also designed to generate notifications and integrate with your other service management tools.
  • Flexible: Opsview Monitor has a flexible web framework, allowing dashboards and monitoring views to be easily customized and extended.

Rackwise DCiM is leveraged by hundreds of commercial and government customers worldwide to track, manage, measure, plan, optimize and reduce operational costs for operating their data centers and Enterprise IT infrastructures. Rackwise Data Center Infrastructure Management Software helps monitor, manage, optimize, visually map and proactively assess risk across all your data center assets. It provides the information crucially required for making informed and critical decisions from within a centralized environment where facility engineering disciplines, IT engineering disciplines, and business management disciplines all converge within a common framework. RACKWISE DCiM XTM provides an unlimited and unrestricted real-time monitoring capability for measuring critical information such as power, current, temperature and other elements from a broad range of devices including servers, switches, power equipment, smart power-strips, dedicated sensors, and other devices by leveraging industry standard communication protocols.
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Sample Customers
IBM, Cisco, Harvard, Massachusetts Insitute of Technology, AXA, Sky Media, Telefonica, Norfolk Southern, PayPal, Cambridge University Press, Cornell University, BT, Deliotte, Comcast, Verio, Lilly, AAA, Acxiom, metroPCS, Kelly services, Bae systems, Christian Dior, CDM, Iron Mountain, Telstra, Mentor Graphics
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider33%
Financial Services Firm22%
Healthcare Company11%
Transportation Company11%
Computer Software Company39%
Comms Service Provider10%
Healthcare Company6%
Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider26%
Manufacturing Company9%
Media Company6%
Company Size
Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise35%
Small Business23%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise65%
Small Business11%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise70%
Buyer's Guide
Server Monitoring
July 2022
Find out what your peers are saying about Zabbix, Microsoft, IBM and others in Server Monitoring. Updated: July 2022.
621,703 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Opsview Monitor is ranked 20th in Server Monitoring while Rackwise DCiM is ranked 10th in Data Center Infrastructure Management. Opsview Monitor is rated 0.0, while Rackwise DCiM is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Opsview Monitor is most compared with Zabbix, Intel Data Center Manager, Goliath Performance Monitor, OpsRamp and IBM SevOne Network Performance Management (NPM), whereas Rackwise DCiM is most compared with .

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