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Google vs SolarWinds

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Google
Based on 452 reviews.
SolarWinds
Based on 265 reviews.
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Overview
Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software. an online advertising service that places advertising near the list of search results. Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University. Together they own about 14 percent of its shares but control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power through supervoting stock. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4, 1998. An initial public offering followed on August 19, 2004. Its mission statement from the outset was "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful,"
SolarWinds Inc. develops enterprise information technology infrastructure management software for IT professionals. In 2007, SolarWinds raised funding from Austin Ventures, Bain Capital and Insight Venture Partners. SolarWinds completed its initial public offering of $112.5 million in 2009. In 2012, SolarWinds' total revenue reached $269 million. In June 2014, the company purchased the Swedish web-monitoring company Pingdom.
Sample Customers
Google Stackdriver
Uber, Batterii, Q42, Dovetail Games
SolarWinds NPM
Microsoft, Federal Express, Hewlett-Packard, and MasterCard
Solarwinds Papertrail
Product Hunt
Loggly
Lenovo, Pizza Hut, Care.com, USGA, Citrix, Neustar, Lucidchart, Samsung, Sendgrid, AKQU, Ebates, EA
SolarWinds Kiwi Syslog Server
Holy Cross Energy, West Texas A&M University, Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company
SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor
Andr. L. Riis AS, NetSuite
SolarWinds AppOptics
TraxoCovea Insurance BTE TechnologyDatarista
Solarwinds Web Performance Monitor
commscope, COCC,
SolarWinds Pingdom
Spotify, MailChimp, Slack, Twitter
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
27%
Computer Software Company
16%
Financial Services Firm
10%
Manufacturing Company
5%
Comms Service Provider
22%
Computer Software Company
18%
Government
10%
Financial Services Firm
6%
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