Network Configuration Manager

Automated network configuration and change management software

Starts at $2845
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Automated network configuration and change management software

Key Features

Multi-vendor Network Change and Configuration Management

Manage configurations for routers, switches, and other devices from Cisco®, Juniper®, HP®, and more.

Configuration Backup

Recover quickly from hardware faults and human-caused configuration errors.

Real-time Configuration Change Notification

Immediately know when any configuration change occurs, and what was changed.

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Configuration Compliance Auditing

Help ensure that devices are configured and operating in compliance with regulatory standards.

Network Change Automation

Make standardized configuration changes in minutes across dissimilar devices.

Network Device Life-cycle Management

Automatic network discovery and Cisco SMARTnetTM integration for security, warranty, and EoL alerts.

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Integrates with NPM and other IT Management Solutions

Modular architecture allows you to easily extend your management tools as your needs evolve.

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Reliable and Easy to Use

More than 50,000 customers believe SolarWinds products are easy to install, use, and own.

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Award-winning network management at a fraction of many competitors’ prices.

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More Features

Analyze Configuration Changes

Identify specific configuration changes using before and after, side-by-side analysis.

Change Review and Approval Workflow

Stop unwanted configuration changes with customizable, two-step review and approval workflow.

Network Inventory

Automatically discover, profile, and manage devices connected to your network.

Roles and Permissions

Delegate configuration and change mangement tasks based on assignable roles and permissions.

Job Scheduling

Utilize service windows using job queuing and scheduling based on nodes, dates, and times.

Centralized Device Credential Management

Centrally and securely manage remote device access using connection profiles.

Vulnerability Management

Identify and manage IOS security risks using National Vulnerability Database CVE integration.

Manage any CLI device

Teach NCM how to interact with any CLI-managed device using customizable device templates.


Document devices, node details, ports, routes, VLAN's, IP's, services, and more.

Powerful Search

Easily search across your device inventory for devices, histories, configs, commands, parameters, and more.


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    Multi-vendor Support

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    Configuration Backup

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    Real-time Change Detection

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    Network Automation

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    Compliance Auditing

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    Cisco SmartNet Integration

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    Vulnerability Management

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    Change Approval

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    Job Scheduling

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    CLI Device Templates

What Our Customers Are Saying

“NCM is used primarily to back up, manage, and monitor our networking equipment for changes.”
Security engineerMedium enterprise banking company
Source: TechValidate. TVID: 988-666-4F4
“To backup network equipment configurations and generate audit compliance reports. Show differences in device configurations at different points in time.”
Network engineerLarge enterprise healthcare company
Source: TechValidate. TVID: F9C-DA3-FF1
“We use NCM to automatically back configurations, check configurations for errors, or compare to other configurations.”
Network administrator Medium enterprise energy and utility company
Source: TechValidate. TVID: FC6-DCD-F89

System Requirements

productIcons The minimum server requirements listed assume default configuration. Significantly increasing the poll rate or statistic collection rate could result in additional load on the server, which may require a larger CPU or additional memory.
Virtual Appliance
  • Hard Drive 20GB
  • Memory3GB
  • CPU3GHz, dual-core
  • .NET Framework.NET 3.5 SP1 + .NET 4.0
  • Database
  • SQL 2008 without SP, 2008 SP1, 2008 SP2, 2008 SP3, SQL 2008 R2 without SP, 2008 R2 SP1, 2008 R2 SP2, SQL 2012, SQL 2012 SP1
  • Operating System
  • Windows Server® 2003 R2 SP2 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Server® 2008, 2008 SP2, 2008 R2, and 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012 R2.
  • Disclaimer/Note
  • The minimum server requirements listed assume default configuration. Significantly increasing the poll rate or statistic collection rate could result in additional load on the server, which may require a larger CPU or additional memory.

Case Studies

NCM is really good at telling you what happened, where it happened, and what needs to happen to fix it."

We deployed new TACACS servers. NCM allowed us to do this in 15 minutes, saving 40 man-hours."

NCM has saved me well over 80 hours of work a year making weekly backups."


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