Network Performance Monitor

Reduce network outages and improve performance with advanced network monitoring software

Starts at $2895

Fully functional for 30 days

  1. Multi-vendor fault, performance, and availability network monitoring software

    Reduce network outages and quickly detect, diagnose, and resolve network performance issues with affordable, easy-to-use network monitoring software.

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  2. Cross-stack network data correlation

    Accelerate identification of root cause by dragging-and-dropping network performance metrics on a common timeline for immediate visual correlation across all of your network data.

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Key Features

  • Automated capacity forecasting, alerting, and reporting

    Automatically calculate exhaustion dates via customizable thresholds based on peak and average usage

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  • Wireless network monitoring and management

    Retrieve performance metrics for autonomous access points, wireless controllers, and clients

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  • Consultant- and services-free deployment

    Install and deploy in as little as an hour, with out-of-the-box monitors, alerts and reports

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More Features

Customizable single-pane-of-glass network monitoring software

Customizable Web-based network performance dashboards, views, and charts.

End-user quality of experience with packet capture and analysis

Determine if changes in end-user experience are caused by the application or the network.

Dynamic statistical network performance baselines

Dynamically calculate baseline thresholds from historical network performance data.

Comprehensive monitoring of F5® BIG-IP® family of products.

Visualize and gain insight into the health and performance of your F5 service delivery environment.

Hardware health monitoring and alerting

Monitor, alert, and report on key device metrics—temperature, fan speed, and power supply.

Customizable performance and availability reports

Schedule and generate custom network performance reports with one of over 100 out-of-the-box templates.

Network Monitoring Software definition

Network monitoring software monitors fault, availability, and performance for devices connected to a network to aid in detection, diagnosis, and resolution of network performance issues.

What Our Customers Are Saying

How our organization uses SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor:

"Active Alerts - To quickly resolve the issues before it takes down the system, Bandwidth - Quickly monitor the high bandwidth usage and alert users about network slowness, Errors and Discards - Get to know how well the hardware is functioning and if we need to upgrade the equipment."

Would you recommend SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor?

"Yes, I would and have recommended SolarWinds NPM as it is easiest tool to quickly get the view of the network and resolve issues ASAP. Plus SolarWinds other tools work amazing with NPM"

Andy Deshmukh

Network Engineer, Ameriquest Transportation Services

Source: TechValidate. TVID: D52-B6D-EC8

How our organization uses SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor:

"Visibility to the network and to provide alerting to the staff of ongoing issues and resolutions."

Would you recommend SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor?

I would recommend it to others. It’s so very customizable, and that makes it fit our business needs.

Jerry Barney

Network Engineer, Women’s Health USA

Source: TechValidate. TVID: FOE-669-B26

How our organization uses SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor:

"The ability to get instant information of network issues before end users call and complain. Being able to map all of our devices and access points saves a lot of time in troubleshooting issues. It’s just a great tool!"

Would you recommend SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor?

I have not had or seen a better network monitoring tool and don’t expect to! SolarWinds keeps up to date on all network hardware and software and builds that into their products.

Jeff Hochgesang

Network Administrator, Kimball International, Inc.

Source: TechValidate. TVID: 6B9-457-0E7

System Requirements

Hard Drive

20 GB


8 GB


Quad core processor or better

Detailed System Requirements

Operating System

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016


Supports Express, Standard, or Enterprise versions of the following:
  • SQL Server 2008, 2008 SP1, 2008 SP2, 2008 SP3, or 2008 SP4
  • SQL Server 2008 R2, 2008 R2 SP1, 2008 R2 SP2, or 2008 R2 SP3
  • SQL Server 2012, 2012 SP1, 2012 SP2, or 2012 SP3
  • SQL Server 2014, or 2014 SP1, or 2014 SP2
  • SQL Server 2016, or 2016 SP1

.Net Framework

.NET 4.5


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SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor SL100 (up to 100 elements)



SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor SL250 (up to 250 elements)



SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor SL500 (up to 500 elements)


NPM SL2000

SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor SL2000 (up to 2000 elements)



SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor SLX (unlimited elements-Standard Polling Throughput)