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A Buyer’s Guide to Network Management Software

Overview Network Management is a set of activities that aim to ensure the health and availability of a network. Network management software allows the administrators to do the set of activities to manage the network and the nodes attached to the network. Network Management activities cover areas such as security, configuration management, change management, incident management, problem management and network inventory maintenance. Network Management activities are often automated through the use of monitoring and reporting utilities. Network management software is not just for monitoring and resolving the issues. It is for complete proactive and automatic network management strategy can eliminate many of the tedious manual tasks typically associated with network maintenance, allowing IT administrators to improve efficiencies, increase performance, reduce risk and manage  growth. When choosing Network management software, IT organizations should look at a broad range of key criteria: functionality, features, architecture, integration, automation, reporting and cost. Only a thorough […]