Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics

Published: 21 February 2018

ID: G00326772

Analyst(s): Vivek Bhalla , Sanjit Ganguli , Pankaj Prasad

Summary

Network performance is intertwined with the success of digital business. NPMD solutions are key to network visibility, performance issue detection and root cause analysis; but network complexity, moves to cloud-hosted workloads, endpoint diversity and software-defined architectures are challenges.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Accedian (Performance Vision)
    • AppNeta
    • CA Technologies
    • Cisco
    • Colasoft
    • Corvil
    • ExtraHop
    • Flowmon Networks
    • InfoVista
    • Ipswitch
    • LiveAction
    • ManageEngine
    • Micro Focus (HPE)
    • NETSCOUT
    • New H3C Group
    • Paessler
    • Riverbed
    • Savvius
    • SevOne
    • SolarWinds
    • Statseeker
    • VIAVI Solutions
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Product-Related Criteria
  • Non-Product-Related Criteria
  • Honorable Mentions

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

  • NPMD: A Tale of Two Cities
    • Device Polling Technology
    • Flow-Based Technology
    • Packet-Based Technology
  • Adjacent and Overlapping Markets
    • Application Performance Monitoring
    • IT Infrastructure Monitoring
    • Artificial Intelligence IT Operations Platforms
    • Network Packet Brokers
    • Network Automation

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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