Action1 vs SysAid

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Ratings

Action1

SysAid

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Overall

4.9
4.5

4.8

Meets Requirements

9.5
108 responses
8.9
523 responses

9.2

905 responses

Ease of Use

9.6
110 responses
8.9
525 responses

9.3

912 responses

Ease of Setup

9.7
106 responses
8.4
454 responses

9.4

804 responses

Ease of Admin

9.5
105 responses
8.7
463 responses

9.5

80 responses

Quality of Support

9.7
86 responses
9
518 responses

9.4

876 responses

Ease of Doing Business with

9.7
99 responses
9.1
458 responses

9.6

808 responses

Product Direction (% positive)

9.9
104 responses
9
496 responses

9.8

897 responses

Based on G2 Spring 2024

Competitors

Action1

Product Summary

Action1 is a cloud-based management system for internal IT departments and managed service providers. The platform features a typical monitoring and management tool, but the solution mostly highlights its patch management capabilities.

Use Cases

  • Patch management:
    Action1 poised its patch management capabilities as its cornerstone feature, allowing continuous patch compliance for servers and workstations.
  • Vulnerability discovery:
    The management and monitoring tool provides real-time vulnerability discovery, reducing ransomware risks for the IT infrastructure.
  • Easy deployment:
    Technicians can quickly deploy applications and software to their endpoints.

Shortcomings

  • Software compatibility:
    The Action1 agent is strictly Windows. The core platform requires a Windows machine (Windows 7 or later) to function.
  • Navigation:
    More advanced features are buried within the platform, making it hard for technicians to locate them.
  • Reporting:
    Action1’s reporting section could be improved since there’s currently no way to pull a report per device of all the software installed.

SysAid

Product Summary

SysAid is a cloud-based help desk platform that provides visibility and control over IT service operations. This solution focuses on automation and ticketing capabilities to help organizations generate, organize, and assign tickets and resolve issues.

Use Cases

  • IT support automation:
    With SysAid’s automation, technicians can automate repeating tasks, freeing up IT support teams to work on more complex and strategic tasks.
  • Ticketing system:
    SysAid’s ticketing system has a self-service portal for ticket submission and makes it easy to assign, track, sort, and monitor tickets.
  • Asset inventory:
    SysAid provides visibility of all IT assets, allowing technicians to track all the hardware and software in an IT environment.

Shortcomings

  • Remote access:
    SysAid offers embedded TeamViewer for their remote access, which limits options for IT support teams.
  • User interface:
    G2 reviews have stated that the interface is clunky. The designs also differ between pages, resulting in a disjointed user experience.
  • Initial setup:
    SysAid has a steep learning curve that requires more time and resources to get up and running.

NinjaOne

Why your peers choose us over Action1 and SysAid

NinjaOne sets itself apart with its exceptional customer reviews, usability and comprehensive integration options, positioning it ahead of its competitors. The platform’s interface is expertly crafted for both quick adoption and ease of use, vital for dynamic IT environments. This focus on user experience doesn’t compromise its robust feature set, which is designed to boost operational efficiency, an area where many competitors struggle.

In terms of integration, NinjaOne shines by offering extensive compatibility with a wide array of third-party applications, an area where other RMM solutions often have limitations. This makes it a more adaptable choice for varied IT ecosystems. Furthermore, NinjaOne’s scalability and performance consistency, even in large network scenarios, mark it as a superior option. Enhanced by advanced, customizable reporting tools, NinjaOne emerges as a leading choice for IT professionals seeking a dependable, efficientRMM platform.

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