MG-SOFT Net Inspector Fault and Performance Manager

Available editions


MG-SOFT Net Inspector is available in four editions. Editions differ regarding the number of network devices/objects that can be monitored, regarding the number of concurrent client/server connections, regarding support for the performance management functionality, the VoIP and NetFlow monitoring capabilities, and regarding the number of supported polling engines.

The following editions of MG-SOFT Net Inspector are available:

 Net Inspector LITE Edition
This is the entry level fault network management edition that enables fault management for up to 64 network devices and lets you establish at most 5 concurrent client/server connections.
This edition does NOT incorporate performance management functionality.
 Net Inspector WorkGroup Edition
This edition enables fault management for up to 500 network devices and lets you use at most 5 concurrent client/server connections. It lets you deploy one polling engine module (either remotely or on the same computer that runs the main Net Inspector server) for monitoring and data collectionfrom up to 2000 managed objects and supports monitoring the VoIP Quality-Of-Service metrics on Cisco routers. It also permits NetFlow data monitoring from up to two NetFlow sources.
 Net Inspector Enterprise Edition
This edition enables fault management for up to 1000 network devices and lets you use up to 25 concurrent client/server connections. It lets you deploy 10 remote polling engine modules for distributed monitoring and data collection, which can, together with performance manager module integrated in the main Net Inspector server, monitor up to 4000 managed objects and supports monitoring the VoIP Quality-Of-Service metrics on Cisco routers. It permits NetFlow data monitoring from up to 100 NetFlow sources.
Furthermore, this edition can be easily upscaled by adding additional blocks of licenses. Each additional block of licenses will allow fault monitoring for additional 1000 devices, performance monitoring for additional 4000 objects, will permit additional 100 NetFlow sources and will permit adding 10 additional polling engine modules. This way Net Inspector's capacity can seamlessly grow with your network.
 Net Inspector Carrier Edition
This edition enables fault management for up to 4000 network devices and lets you use up to 40 concurrent client/server connections. It lets you deploy 40 remote polling engine modules for distributed monitoring and data collection, which can, together with performance manager module integrated in the main Net Inspector server, monitor up to 16000 managed objects and supports monitoring the VoIP Quality-Of-Service metrics on Cisco routers. It permits NetFlow data monitoring from up to 400 NetFlow sources.
Furthermore, this edition can be easily upscaled by adding additional blocks of licenses. Each additional block of licenses will allow fault monitoring for additional 1000 devices, performance monitoring for additional 4000 objects, will permit additional 100 NetFlow sources and will permit adding 10 additional polling engine modules. This way Net Inspector's capacity can seamlessly grow with your network.
NOTE: A managed object in the context of performance management is either a monitored network device (without network interfaces and storage volumes), a monitored network interface or a monitored storage volume (disk partition).