best network performance monitoring software for service provider

Posted on 2009-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
needs to be very flexable in adding custom snmp pollers for any mib's i would like to monitor.
very scalable as i'll be monitoring 100's of large routers.
give each customer a view to there circuits only
good report generation

the software that i've been recommended is
Question by:edwinbmiller
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    I'd also suggest SNMPc from
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    You need an ISP grade NMS. Below are good options for you;


    CA      Propriety
    Smarts      Propriety
    EM7      Propriety
    SolarWinds Orion      Propriety
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    StableNet Suite      Propriety
    NetXplorer      Propriety
    loriotpro SNMP Manager      Propriety
    zenithinfotec      Propriety
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    InterMapper      Propriety
    NetMRI      Propriety
    Netvoyant      Propriety
    ServerAlive      Propriety
    AdRem NetCrunch 5.1      Propriety
    NetXMS      Propriety
    CommView      Propriety
    AirMagnet      Propriety
    MonitorMagic      Propriety

    Vendor Specific-NMS            

    HP-OpenView      Propriety
    IBM Tivoli      Propriety
    CiscoWorks      Propriety

    Open-Source NMS            

    JFFNMS      LAMP based NMS
    OpenNMS      LAMP based NMS
    Cacti      RRDTool

    Check out with Solarwinds, CA , HP OpenView and IBM Tivoli. If you want to do it in open-source then JFFNMS and OpenNMS are decent options.

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