Gartner Research

Introducing the Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics Market

Published: 29 July 2013

ID: G00254676

Analyst(s): Colin Fletcher, Vivek Bhalla, Jonah Kowall

Summary

Organizations are demanding insight beyond traditional availability tools to address the acute monitoring needs of network environments. NPMD has risen to enable I&O organizations to be proactive and strategic with network management planning and strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • As vendors add application-aware visibility and analytics to their NPM tools, I&O organizations must decide if the benefits justify the added investment
  • The emergence of the NPMD tool market will change the way I&O organizations evaluate, select and purchase network management solutions
  • Appendix: NPMD's Three Main Data Sources and Toolsets
    • SNMP Polling
    • Flow-Based Technology
    • Packet-Based Technology

Recommended Reading

©2020 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.