NeDI Alternatives

    NeDI is described as 'NeDi can discover your network on a regular basis. It allows you to locate and track all connected devices, monitor traffic or broad-' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to NeDI for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and MySQL Community Edition. The best alternative is RANCID, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NeDI are GenieACS (Free, Open Source), LanTopoLog (Freemium), NetDisco (Free, Open Source) and Lansurveyor (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2019

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      RANCID - Really Awesome New Cisco confIg Differ. A web-based tool for automatically downloading Cisco configurations into a CVS version-control system which can be searched, displayed and "diffed" to compare versions of the configuration files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      A fast and lightweight TR-069 Auto Configuration Server (ACS). GenieACS can work with any device that supports the TR-069 protocol. It auto-discovers the device’s parameter tree (including vendor-specific parameters) making no assumptions about the device’s data model.


    1. Automatic physical network topology discovery based on SNMP. Network traffic monitoring. Monitoring invalid and dropped packets (ifInErrors, ifInDiscards). Display VLAN IDs. Computer inventory. Web browser-based access. E-mail alerts notifying.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Netdisco is an Open Source web-based network management tool first released publically in 2003. The target users are large corporate and university networks administrators. Data is collected into a Postgres database using SNMP and presented with a clean web interface using Mason.
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      Seems valid and viable but not tried.
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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      • Windows
      Leveraging a unique multi-level discovery technique, LANsurveyor automatically discovers your LAN or WAN and produces comprehensive, easy-to-view network diagrams that integrate OSI Layer 2 and Layer 3 topology data (including switch-to-switch, switch-to-node, and...

      Discontinued

      SolarWinds no longer sells LANSurveyor, and now recommends their SolarWinds Network Topology Mapper



    2. Network management and monitoring software for managed devices from any vendor that helps to discover, monitor, mapping and analyzing networks topology, connectivity and performance.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • MySQL Community Edition
      • PHP
      rConfig is a free open source network device configuration management utility for network engineers to take frequent configuration snapshots of their network devices.
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    3. ManageEngine DeviceExpert is a Network Change and Configuration Management Software to manage the configurations of switches, routers, firewalls and other network devices
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    4. * Create network diagrams and export them to Microsoft Visio; Export diagrams to Microsoft Visio® to save time documenting your network. Easily meet documentation needs for compliance with prescribed regulatory standards.
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      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Automated backup and recovery for all your security and networking devices in one place.
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