SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager integrates with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) to provide an enterprise-wide, unified, intuitive view into your network configuration health, fault and performance.
- SolarWinds NCM executes config management actions from Network Performance Monitor alerts.
- Determine the cause-and-effect relationship between device configuration changes and network performance and availability
- View device configuration history alongside network performance statistics
- Upload/download and execute command scripts directly from Network Performance Monitor’s web console
- Execute config management actions from Network Performance Monitor (NPM) alerts
You don’t need us to tell you that most application problems and network downtime are caused by configuration changes and errors. Network change and configuration management (NCCM) is tough! But never fear… SolarWinds has the solution you need to unravel the mystery of the NCCM puzzle.
By integrating SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager (NCM) seamlessly with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM), we’ve delivered the comprehensive solution you need to easily and effectively manage configuration, fault, and performance across complex, multi-vendor networks. Through a single web console, you can access both real-time availability statistics and configuration change history for all of your network devices, providing the complete network management solution that you’ve been searching for. You can even execute configuration management actions based on Network Performance Monitor alerts.
In addition to saving you valuable time, this integrated solution will minimize the downtime caused by configuration changes or errors. Network Configuration Manager’s advanced configuration management features make it easy to determine the cause-and-effect relationship between a configuration change and a network performance issue. With just a click, you can view a node’s detailed biography on a single screen, including a complete device change history along with advanced network fault and performance metrics.
You can also integrate SolarWinds Engineer’s Toolset with Network Configuration Manager to access handy and useful network engineering tools directly from Network Configuration Manager console. Powerful applications from Engineer's Toolset, such as IP Network Browser, Real-Time Interface Monitor, and MIB Browser, are available in the Network Configuration Manager toolbar by default. Plus, you can easily customize the SolarWinds NCM toolbar to include direct access to any tool within the Engineer’s Toolset.