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Lansweeper vs PRTG Network Monitor

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Ratings

Lansweeper

PRTG Network Monitor

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Overall

4.4
4.6

4.8

Meets Requirements

9.3
9.2

9.2

905 responses

Ease of Use

8.7
44 responses
9.2
73 responses

9.3

912 responses

Ease of Setup

8.8
40 responses
8.5
55 responses

9.4

804 responses

Ease of Admin

9
40 responses
8.5
55 responses

9.5

80 responses

Quality of Support

8.8
33 responses
8.4
63 responses

9.4

876 responses

Ease of Doing Business with

9.2
32 responses
8.8
51 responses

9.6

808 responses

Product Direction (% positive)

8.6
42 responses
9
67 responses

9.8

897 responses

Based on G2 Spring 2024

Competitors

Lansweeper

Product Summary

Lansweeper is an IT asset management and network inventory solution designed to help businesses and organizations manage their IT infrastructure. It provides insights into hardware, software, and network assets across an organization’s environment.

Use Cases

  • Monitoring:
    Lansweeper offers basic network monitoring capabilities to detect device availability, performance issues, and changes in network topology.
  • Reporting and Dashboards:
    Lansweeper provides customizable reports and dashboards to visualize IT asset data, track trends, and make informed decisions about asset management and network optimization.
  • Automation and Alerts:
    It allows users to set up automated management tasks and receive alerts for critical events or issues within the IT environment.

Shortcomings

  • Slow performance:
    Users have experienced slow performance when using Lansweeper, especially for virtual machines.
  • Minimal reporting:
    Lansweeper reports are minimal and could use more detail for the users.
  • Complicated UI:
    The user interface for Lansweeper is difficult to navigate and is not intuitive for new users.

PRTG Network Monitor

Product Summary

Praessler PRTG Network Monitor is an infrastructure monitoring solution that empowers sysadmins and IT teams to keep track of network devices around the globe. PRTG Network Monitor simplifies collecting device status and health reports and sending out alerts for unusual metrics. Pricing plans are based on sensor-based licensing.

Use Cases

  • Remote monitoring:
    With remote monitoring functions, PRTG Network Monitor can detect device status, and other metrics that the sensors have been configured to measure.
  • Network management:
    PRTG provides visibility with dashboards that can display network conditions and issues such as network outages and traffic packet loss.
  • IT infrastructure security:
    Its alert and report system acts a first line of defense against malware and other network vulnerabilities, allowing users to act quickly.

Shortcomings

  • Limited features:
    PRTG focuses primarily on network monitoring, and some users have complained about lack of integrations.
  • Pricing:
    While they offer flexible plans, users have said that the sensor-based prices can become expensive with larger networks.
  • Alert issues:
    Reviewers have noted that there are several issues with alerts such as lack of alerts for issues other than outages and disruptive false positive notifications.

NinjaOne

Why your peers choose us over Lansweeper and PRTG Network Monitor

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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