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NetCrunch Comments

Monitoring Cisco IP SLA with NetCrunch

Positive Comment by AdRemTwitter
about NetCrunch Jan 2016

Our newest blog entry shows you how to monitor Cisco IP SLA with our NetCrunch network monitoring system. IP SLA (Internet protocol service level agreement) is a Cisco mechanism to test the network performance in the real time. NetCrunch is able to display information from IP SLA operations and to monitor it. Devices that support IP SLA are automatically recognized by NetCrunch.


The NetCrunch 9 network monitoring suite is now available

Positive Comment by AdRemTwitter
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools, WMI Tools Nov 2015

Version 9 of the NetCrunch network monitoring suite is now available. It offers powerful new features, like:

  • conditional alerting
  • advanced correlation
  • a 64-bit Server (supports 650,000+ sensors)
  • Cisco IP SLA support
  • GrafCrunch, a fork of the open-source Grafana dashboarding utility

Each download comes with 30 days of free support, as well as live installation assistance.


NetCrunch 9 network monitoring suite released

Positive Comment by AdRemTwitter
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools, WMI Tools Nov 2015

NetCrunch 9 has just been released! The newest version of our network monitoring suite features Cisco IP SLA support, conditional and advanced alerting features, our GrafCrunch fork of Grafana, and major architectural changes. The new 64-bit Server supports over 600,000 monitoring sensors on a single machine, which can be a VM!

NetCrunch 9 main Atlas dashboard


NetCrunch 9 network monitoring suite

Positive Comment by AdRemTwitter
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools, WMI Tools Oct 2015

The new 64-bit NetCrunch 9 server supports over 600,000 monitoring sensors from a single virtual machine! It also includes our GrafCrunch fork of the popular open source Grafana dashboarding utility. See what's new today.

GrafCrunch fork of Grafana


Win a LEGO Star Wars X-Wing on Twitter and at IP EXPO London from AdRem Software

Positive Comment by AdRemTwitter
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools, WMI Tools Oct 2015

AdRem Software will be unveiling NetCrunch 9 at IP EXPO London, and to celebrate we'll be giving away The Red Five LEGO Star Wars X-Wing. One will be raffled at our Oktoberfest Event at our booth at IP EXPO on Tuesday, and the other will be given away on twitter. Enter to win!

Lego Star Wars Red Five X-Wing


Grafana for the NetCrunch network monitoring system

Positive Comment by newcheesygordita
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools, WMI Tools Sep 2015

AdRem Software is building a Grafana fork for their NetCrunch network monitoring system!

NOC Center with NetCrunch running Grafana


Get FREE unlimited remote access w/ NetCrunch network monitoring

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools Aug 2015

The NetCrunch network monitoring suite now comes with FREE unlimited remote access during the month of August as part of AdRem Software's SysAdmin Day promotion.

NetCrunch is an all-in-one and agentless network, server, application, file, log and web monitoring suite. It runs on Windows Server and only needs 4GB RAM and 4 cores. It features an embedded database, with no limits on the size or length of time you keep your data.


NetCrunch network monitoring sets up in minutes

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jul 2015

The NetCrunch network monitoring system sets up in minutes with automatic identification and configuration. It's an all-in-one network, server, application, file, log and web monitoring suite.


Maintain server & network uptime this weekend with NetCrunch

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jul 2015

Your network doesn't take the weekend off. Maintain uptime during your downtime with automatic corrective actions from NetCrunch. Run scripts, reboot machines, and restart services automatically!

Download it today, and get 30 days of free tech and installation support.

NetCrunch maintains network uptime automatically

[Edited by kazimierz, July 10]


The University of Hawaii uses NetCrunch to monitor their underwater observatory

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jul 2015

The University of Hawaii of Manoa's School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology has for years been using NetCrunch to monitor their Aloha Cabled Observatory. The Internet of Things and in this case the Industrial Internet of Things is nothing new for AdRem Software.

Check out the case study, or jump right into a trial with free tech and installation support here.

SOEST camera setup
NetCrunch main Atlas dashboard


240,000 network monitoring sensors on a single server

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jun 2015

The NetCrunch network, server, application, file, log and web monitoring suite can handle 240,000 network monitoring sensors on a single server installation.

It runs on Windows Server and requires only 4GB of RAM and 4 Cores (which can be on a VM with no performance degradation). Network performance data is stored on an embedded NoSQL database that doesn't limit the size or length of time you can keep your data, and has no additional licensing or hardware costs as associated with MSSQL.

You can get 30 days of free technical and installation support when you download NetCrunch.


NetCrunch 8.7 network monitoring suite can handle 240,000 sensors on a single installation

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jun 2015

If you're looking for enterprise-grade network monitoring at an SMB price point, check out NetCrunch 8.7. It has node-based licensing, with no limit on the number of sensors/elements/counters/etc monitored on each node.

The current lab-tested maximum on a single installation is 240,000 sensors according to the AdRem Software twitter feed, which far outstrips the competition. You can get a 30-day trial complete with tech support at their website.


NetCrunch 8.7: NetFlow, sFlow, and Cisco NBAR

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch Jun 2015

NetCrunch 8.7 has just been released, adding flow analytics for NetFlow, introducing sFlow support and Cisco NBAR compatibility. This functionality has also confirmed AdRem Software for Cisco partnership.

NetCrunch is an all-in-one network, system, application and file monitoring suite.


NetCrunch 8.6 - Brand new widgets, rotating views and more

Positive Comment by kazimierz
about NetCrunch and NetCrunch Tools May 2015

Version 8.6 of NetCrunch was released at Interop Las Vegas last week. It includes brand new widgets, the ability to rotate views in full screen, and more. You can check out the release notes here. They offer a 30-day demo of the unlimited-node license, even if you've used a previous trial.

If you're not looking for a commercial network monitoring solution, they also offer the freeware NetCrunch Tools, a collection of 11 useful tools like traceroute, ping, SNMP scanner, MAC resolver and more.