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Ratings

Arcserve

N-able N-central

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Overall

4.2
4.3

4.8

Meets Requirements

8.3
8.4

9.2

905 responses

Ease of Use

8.8
12 responses
7.6
89 responses

9.3

912 responses

Ease of Setup

8.2
11 responses
7.1
77 responses

9.4

804 responses

Ease of Admin

7.9
11 responses
7.6
80 responses

9.5

80 responses

Quality of Support

8.9
12 responses
7.7
86 responses

9.4

876 responses

Ease of Doing Business with

8.8
11 responses
8.3
76 responses

9.6

808 responses

Product Direction (% positive)

6.5
10 responses
9
82 responses

9.8

897 responses

Based on G2 Spring 2024

Competitors

Arcserve

Product Summary

Arcserve Unified Data Protection (UPD) offers enterprises data protection and disaster recovery. With its backup functionalities, it can help prevent data loss. This solution also protects IT environments from security threats such as ransomware. Arcserve allows IT administrators to manage all backups from a single cloud-based or private console.

Use Cases

  • Backup and recovery:
    Arcserve’s ransomware data recovery feature allows technicians to recover systems and data quickly, reducing downtime and preventing loss of data.
  • Disaster recovery:
    In the event of a disaster or security threat, this solution restores vital data with instant VM and bare metal recovery (BMR). Granular restore capabilities provide technicians with more control over data and system recovery.
  • Centralized management:
    Users can manage backups, data and restores from a cloud-based single console.

Shortcomings

  • License management issues:
    Users have complained of licensing errors preventing backups from being made.
  • Stability issues:
    Connections with the server or the agents can be lost, which leads to backup failures.
  • Challenging interface:
    Many users have complained that the GUI struggles to work on some browsers and OS. The interface is also outdated and difficult to navigate.

N-able N-central

Product Summary

N-central is an IT management solution by N-able that allows organizations to manage, monitor, and secure their endpoints. N-central provides RMM, patch management, data backup, and IT automation features that enable IT professionals to streamline processes and gain control over their entire IT infrastructures. From the N-central platform, users can integrate their PSA solutions in order to manage both their businesses and IT environments.

Use Cases

  • RMM:
    With RMM, IT teams can monitor, manage, and secure their remote or on-premise IT infrastructures.
  • Patch management:
    N-central patch management helps IT teams secure and update their endpoint devices.
  • IT automation:
    Using IT automation features, MSPs and IT professionals can automate tasks to streamline workflows.
  • Remote access:
    With remote access, IT teams can provide IT support for all devices regardless of their locations.

Shortcomings

  • Complex UI:
    N-central users find the user interface unnecessarily complex, and new users experience a steep learning curve.
  • Unusual reporting:
    Device reporting is not real-time, and users are not able to acquire all the information they need from the reports.
  • Customer support issues:
    Customer support points users to pre-made guides and issues canned responses rather than working with the users to solve their technical issues.
  • IT automation challenges:
    IT automation setup on the platform is challenging and time-consuming.

NinjaOne

Why your peers choose us over Arcserve and N-able N-central

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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