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Network Management with Cisco Network Monitoring tool

Automatically discover the Cisco devices and monitor your whole network with detailed stats on the status, availability, and performance of every Cisco router, multi-service router, concentrator router, switch, multi-layer switch, blade module switch, firewall, and wireless LAN controller. Simply connect to your devices' SNMP MIBs to get started. Track the traffic of any SNMP device at the interface level and monitor all the key performance metrics for effective Cisco network performance monitoring.

With over 1,000 default device templates, Cisco performance monitoring has never been more comprehensive. Stay on top of outages with instant alerts on your mobile device for complete Cisco network management.

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Cisco Network Device Metrics

Bandwidth metrics
Performance Counter Description
Big buffer hits Monitor the total big buffer hits.
Big buffer misses Monitor the total big buffer misses.
Buffer create failures Monitor the buffer create failures.
Buffer failures Monitor buffer failures.
Drop events statistics Monitor the statistics of drop events.
Free 1550K buffers Monitor the number of free 1550K blocks.
Free 256K buffers Monitor the number of free 256K blocks.
Free 4K buffers Monitor the number of free 4K blocks.
Free 80K buffers Monitor the number of free 80K blocks.
Medium buffer hits Monitor the total medium buffer hits.
Medium buffer misses Monitor the total medium buffer misses.
Open files or sockets Monitor the number of open files or sockets.
Small buffer hits Monitor the total small buffer hits.
Small buffer misses Monitor the total small buffer misses.
Total huge buffer hits Monitor the huge buffer hits.
Total huge buffer misses Monitor the total huge buffer misses.
Total large buffer hits Monitor the total large buffer hits.
Total large buffer misses Monitor the total large buffer misses.
Total number of collisions Monitor the interfaces to find total number of collisions.

Memory Metrics
Performance Counter Description
Cisco memory utilization Monitors the memory utilization.
Disk utilization Monitors the disk I/O utilization.
Free memory Monitors the number of bytes from the memory pool that are currently unused.
Ignored interfaces in packets Monitor the ignored interfaces in packets.
Input packet drops Monitor the input packets drops after the input queue was full.
Jabber packets Monitor the jabber packets.
Largest free memory Monitors the largest number of contiguous bytes from the memory pool that are currently unused.
Memory utilization Monitors the device memory utilization.
Memory utilization (WLC) Monitors the current memory utilization of the Cisco WLC device.
Number of fragments Monitor the number of fragments.
Output packet drops Monitor the output packets drop.
Oversize packets Monitor the oversize packets.
Packets received Monitors the interfaces packets received.
Packets to BC address Monitors the packets to BC address.
Packets to MC address Monitors the packets to MC address.
Router memory utilization Monitors the memory utilization of the router.
Switch memory utilization Monitors the memory utilization of the switch.
Undersize packets Monitor the undersize packets.
Used memory Monitors the number of bytes from the memory pool that are currently in use.

Interface Metrics
Performance Counter Description
Aborted interfaces in packets Monitor the aborted interfaces in packets.
Backplane utilization Monitors the backplane utilization.
Interface collisions Monitor the interface collisions.
Interface in CRC errors Monitor the number of input packets which had cyclic redundancy checksum errors.
Interface in giants Monitor the number of input packets larger than the physical media permitted.
Interface in runts Monitor the interface in runts.
Interface input bits Monitor the five-minute exponentially decayed moving average of input bits per second.
Interface output bits Monitor the five-minute exponentially decayed moving average of output bits per second.
Interface reset count Monitors the number of times the interface has internally reset.
Interface restart count Monitors the number of times the interface needed to be completely restarted.

CPU Metrics
Performance Counter Description
CPU usage (five-minute average) Monitors the five-minute moving average of the CPU busy percentage.
CPU usage (five-second average) Monitors the CPU busy percentage in the last five-seconds.
CPU usage (one-minute average) Monitors the one-minute moving average of the CPU busy percentage.
CPU utilization Monitors the device CPU Utilization.
CPU utilization (WLC) Monitors the current CPU load of the switch (Cisco WLC device) in percentage.
Firewall CPU utilization Monitors the CPU utilization of the firewall.
Switch CPU utilization (five-minute average) Monitors the five-minute moving average of the CPU busy percentage.

Other Metrics
Performance Counter Description
Active session count Active session count description.
Associated mobile stations Monitor the number of mobile stations currently associated with the WLAN.
Associated mobile user (s) Monitor (s) associated mobile user (s) for Cisco devices.
Cisco temperature Monitors the temperature at the test point maintained by the environmental monitor.
IronPort temperature Monitors the temperature in degrees Celsius.
Mail Transfer threads Monitor the number of threads that perform some task related to transferring mail.
Outstanding DNS requests Monitor the number of DNS requests that are sent but for which no reply has been received.
Pending DNS requests Monitor the number of DNS requests waiting to be sent.
Temperature (WLC) Monitors the current Internal Temperature of the unit in Centigrade (Cisco WLC).
Total number of octets Monitor the interface statistics in octet.

Out-of-the-box support for Cisco Devices

In addition to supporting the following Cisco Devices, you can monitor n number of them by creating custom device templates.

  • Cisco Pix Firewall
  • Cisco ASA 5500 Series Firewall
  • Cisco 3002 Hardware Client Firewall
  • Cisco Pix FWSM Firewall
  • Cisco 3661-DC Router
  • Cisco CS5000 Router
  • Cisco OSR7606 Router
  • Cisco 3662-AC Router
  • Cisco 2691 Router
  • Cisco 3800 Series IS Router
  • Cisco 1700 Series Access Router
  • Cisco 2621 Router
  • Cisco Catalyst 8500 Series Router
  • Cisco 7600 Series Router
  • Cisco OSR7603 Router
  • Cisco 6400 Series Router
  • Cisco 3662-DC Router
  • Cisco 2651 Router
  • Cisco 2650 Router
  • Cisco Catalyst 8500 Multi-service Router
  • Cisco 1000 Series Router
  • Cisco 7300 Series Router
  • Cisco 2600 Series Router
  • Cisco 3250 Series Router
  • Cisco 1000 Series Router
  • Cisco VPN 3000 Concentrator Router
  • Cisco 1400 Series Router
  • Cisco 2500 Series Router
  • Cisco 3100 Series Router
  • Cisco RPM-PR Router
  • Cisco Gigabit 12400 Router
  • Cisco 700 Series Router
  • Cisco 4000 Series Router
  • Cisco 7000 Series Router
  • Cisco 3200 Series Router
  • Cisco 3662-DC-CO Router
  • Cisco 3620 Router
  • Cisco Terminal Router
  • Cisco 1600 Series Router
  • Cisco 2800 Series Router
  • Cisco 3200 Series MA Router
  • Cisco 3600 Series Router
  • Cisco 3662-AC-CO Router
  • Cisco 7400 Series Router
  • Cisco 3640 Router
  • Cisco 3700 Series Router
  • Cisco 2613 Router
  • Cisco 3660 Router
  • Cisco 800 Series Router
  • Cisco 1900 Series Router
  • Cisco 2620 Router
  • Cisco 3661-AC Router
  • Cisco 7500 Series Router
  • Cisco 6500 Series Router
  • Cisco 2600XM Series Router
  • Cisco 10700 Series Router
  • Cisco MC3810 Multi-service Router
  • Cisco 7000 Router
  • Cisco 1700 Series Router
  • Cisco 1800 Series Router
  • Cisco GSR12000 Router
  • Cisco 1900 IS Series Router
  • Cisco 2900 IS Series Router
  • Cisco 3900 IS Series Router
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Router
  • Cisco Catalyst 3900 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-48G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3000 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-24SX Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3524PWRXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6006IOS Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-24 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924CXLV Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6000 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2912XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 5002 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-24GDC Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6009 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3920 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924MXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3508GXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 5505 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2948G-L3 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-24S Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 1912 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 1200 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4003 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 5000 Series Switch(RSFC)
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-12G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2900 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6509SP Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4006 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3200 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4006-SW Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 5500 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-24DC Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4912G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4510 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6513 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst WS-C5000 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-12G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6503 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2948G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2200 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-24PWR Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6000 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4000 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3560 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 5509 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 1220 Ether Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4500 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2948GL3DC Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2950-24G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6006 Switch
  • Cisco 1420 Ether Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 1912C Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-48 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924CXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2980G Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 1900 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6506 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3512XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6200 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst WSC1900LiteFx Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-12T Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3750 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3548XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6009IOS Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3100 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst CPW16 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 4000RSC Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2926 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6509IOS Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2916MXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2980G-A Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6000 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2908XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2820 Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924XLV Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3524PWRXLEN Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2912MFXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2912LREXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6506IOS Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3550-24-MMF Switch
  • Cisco Fast Hub Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2924LREXL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3524XL Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series Switch
  • Cisco 9140 Fiber Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 3400 Ethernet Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6000 IOS Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst Blade 3000 Series Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 2970 Switch
  • Cisco CIGESM Blade Module Switch
  • Cisco Content Service 11000 Switch
  • Cisco MDS Multi-layer Switch
  • Cisco Metro Switch
  • Cisco MDS 9120 Fabric Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 1000V Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 1010 Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 4001I Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 4005I Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 5010 Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 5020-AC Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 5020-DC Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7010 Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7018 Switch
  • Cisco 5508 WLC Wireless
  • Cisco 350 Series Wireless Access Point
  • Cisco Aironet 350 Series AP Wireless
  • Cisco Aironet Air-BR1410A Wireless
  • Cisco WiSM Wireless LAN Controller
  • Cisco Aironet 1130AG Wireless
  • Cisco Aironet 1242AG Wireless
  • Cisco C1200 Series Access Point Wireless

We do all this and more.

  • Auto-discover any SNMP device by connecting to its MIB
  • Choose from over 1,000 default templates or customize based on your need/requirement
  • Automatically monitor key metrics at the interface level
  • Add over 100 performance counters of your choice
  • Get prompt alerts about downtime
  • View graphs of key performance stats
  • Generate predefined and customizable reports.
Obtain graphs on traffic and other critical metrics

Get more than just performance data.

Scalability

Scales to monitor thousands of network devices.

Network Discovery

Add multiple devices in one go using an IP range.

Alerts and Reports

Get timely downtime alerts and graphical reports.

High Availability

Ensure high availability by optimizing bandwidth allocation.

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Network Monitoring Pricing

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Best suited for Infrastructure, Server and Cloud monitoring

$10/mo

$9/mo

(paid annually)

Sample pricing
Monitor 10 Servers at $9/month.
Monitor 100 Servers at $89/month.
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Add-ons (buy multiple units of each add-on)

Basic Monitor Add-ons
  • Additional 10 Servers/Websites: $15/month
  • Additional 50 Servers/Websites: $50/month
  • Additional 500 Servers/Websites: $500/month
Network Monitoring Add-ons
  • Additional 100 Network Interfaces: $50/month
  • Additional 250 Network Interfaces: $75/month
  • Additional 1000 Network Interfaces: $200/month
Advanced Monitor Add-ons
  • Additional 2 Applications/Advanced Windows Apps/Synthetic Web: $20/month
  • Additional 5 Applications/Advanced Windows Apps/Synthetic Web: $60/month
  • Additional 25 Applications/Advanced Windows Apps/Synthetic Web: $250/month

Features

  • Windows, Linux, FreeBSD & OS X Servers
  • Hyper-V, VMware Hosts, VMs and Docker
  • 50+ Out-of-the-box Plugins supported
  • IIS Server, SQL Server & Exchange Server
  • Process and Services monitoring
  • Sharepoint, Office 365 & BizTalk Server
  • Network Monitoring
  • Microsoft Failover Cluster Monitoring
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Microsoft Active Directory Monitoring
  • Windows Event Log Monitoring
  • iOS and Android app
  • Linux Syslog Monitoring
  • SMS & Voice Alerts
  • File, Directory & Resource monitoring
  • SLA Management and Monitor Groups