Pandora FMS vs PRTG Network Monitor

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Ratings

Pandora FMS

PRTG Network Monitor

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Overall

4.6
4.6

4.8

Meets Requirements

9.3
127 responses
9.2
73 responses

9.2

905 responses

Ease of Use

8.9
127 responses
9.2
73 responses

9.3

912 responses

Ease of Setup

8.7
93 responses
8.5
55 responses

9.4

804 responses

Ease of Admin

8.4
68 responses
8.5
55 responses

9.5

80 responses

Quality of Support

8.9
124 responses
8.4
63 responses

9.4

876 responses

Ease of Doing Business with

9
63 responses
8.8
51 responses

9.6

808 responses

Product Direction (% positive)

9.7
125 responses
9
67 responses

9.8

897 responses

Based on G2 Spring 2024

Competitors

Pandora FMS

Product Summary

Pandora FMS is a comprehensive IT management solution that includes audit, monitoring, configuration management, remote control, ITSM, inventory, and system security. Its platform helps IT teams of all sizes find and solve problems quickly to keep their IT network healthy.

Use Cases

  • Real-time monitoring:
    Pandora FMS continuously scans your IT network to offer reliable, up-to-date data.
  • Remote control:
    Pandora FMS offers remote shell access on Linux, Windows, and Mac.
  • Log management:
    The software helps you search for information across all your monitored systems in a single click.

Shortcomings

  • Learning curve:
    The software solution may be initially difficult to understand, especially for beginner IT technicians.
  • Complex initial set-up:
    Some G2 users have stated that Pandora FMS can be initially complicated and time-consuming.
  • Integration issues:
    Pandora FMS may have compatibility issues with different business applications.

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 Pandora FMS 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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