Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics

Published: 07 February 2019

ID: G00354366

Analyst(s): Ted Corbett, Sanjit Ganguli


NPMD tools enable organizations to measure and improve network performance. To choose the correct tool, I&O leaders responsible for network performance should use this research to identify which of the NPMD products are best-suited to their requirements and operations maturity level.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Accedian SkyLIGHT PVX 5.0, VCX 2.4, DataHUB IQ 18.07
    • AppNeta Performance Manager 11.16
    • Broadcom (CA Technologies) Network Operations Analytics
    • Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.4, Cisco DNA Center 1.2
    • Colasoft UPM 5.4, nChronos 5.5 and Capsa 11.1
    • ExtraHop Performance Platform 7.3
    • LiveAction LiveNX 7.4
    • LogicMonitor Cloud and Config 108
    • ManageEngine OpManager 12.3
    • Micro Focus Network Operations Management 2018.08
    • NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, InfiniStream, TruView, nGeniusPULSE
    • New H3C Group iMC 7.3
    • Riverbed SteelCentral NPM
    • SevOne Data Platform
    • SolarWinds Network Automation Manager 2018.2
    • VIAVI Solutions Observer Platform 17.5
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Endpoint/Component/Link Monitoring
    • Service Delivery Monitoring
    • Diagnostics
    • AIOps
    • Integration and Interoperability
  • Use Cases
    • Network Operator
    • Network Architect
    • IT Operations Generalist
    • IT Operations Manager
    • Line-of-Business User
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Product-Related Criteria
  • Non-Product-Related Criteria
  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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