What it does? WhatsUp Gold provides a powerful cost-effective network and application management solution for both wired and wireless networks of all sizes. WhatsUp Gold installs, discovers and maps network-connected assets in minutes. Leveraging SNMP v1-3 and WMI, WhatsUp Gold enables predictive monitoring in combination with powerful alerting and notification capabilities to keep the network infrastructure running and managers informed in real-time when issues arise. No matter how complex the network infrastructure, intuitive web-enabled workspace views and dashboards guarantee quick navigation to alerts and issues in real-time and access to more than 200 reports documenting all device bandwidth and application related activity.
Innovative products such as WhatsUp Gold are bringing improvements in predictive monitoring, ease-of-use and tool consolidation.
2010 Product Innovations - Network Products Guide
What makes it Innovative? Several features make WhatsUp Gold a contender for the Network Product Guide 2010 Product Innovation Awards. WhatsUp Gold provides a powerful cost-effective network and application management solution for both wired and wireless networks of all sizes. WhatsUp Gold installs discovers and maps network connected assets in minutes. Leveraging SNMP v1-3 and WMI WhatsUp Gold enables predictive monitoring in combination with powerful alerting and notification capabilities to keep the network infrastructure running and the user informed when issues arise. WhatsUp Gold delivers split-second real-time graphs depicting a wealth of mission-critical information about network status. WhatsUp Gold recently introduced an optimized mobile interface that offers access to network status and reporting through Web-enabled Smartphones and PDAs. With innovative features such as one-click login, DirectLink notifications and NetFlow reporting, WhatsUp Gold brings a whole new dimension of portability to network management, allowing users to manage their network anywhere, anytime. In addition, WhatsUp Gold offers a level of tool consolidation currently unmatched in the industry by building solutions for network managers that include network monitoring application monitoring, wireless network monitoring, change management, Layer 2 discovery traffic analysis and, coming soon, virtualization monitoring and management, all in a single easy-to-use application. Finally, WhatsUp Gold gives customers access to a wide array of plug-ins, including Flow Monitor, VoIP Monitor, WhatsConnected, WhatsConfigured and Flow Publisher – all through the industry's most flexible licensing program.
Targeted Users: Network Managers and Administrators