Network Management System
NetW420: Enterprise Network Management
Network management refers to the activities, methods, procedures, and tools that pertain to the operation, administration, maintenance, and provisioning of networked systems. A vendor called Network General, now known as NetScout, provides network management software. NetScout enables a unified service delivery management strategy for today’s complex IP networks. The product line that NetScout uses is nGenius.
The nGenius Analysis Modules provide enterprise IT organizations with unified visibility into end-to-end service delivery in context with how services are delivered and consumed to more effectively manage the user experience. The modules in this product line are made up of six applications:
nGenius Service Delivery Manager
nGenius Performance Manager
nGenius Voice and Video Manager
nGenius Enterprise Intelligence
nGenius Forensic Intelligence
nGenius Trading Intelligence
The nGenius Analysis Modules provide IT organizations with the tools and streamlined workflows to create a predictive and preventative approach that provides the Enterprise IT organization with actionable management insight to effectively assure service levels, improve the operating environment, and protect the user experience. The nGenius Service Delivery Manager is a real-time service dashboard that provides unified visibility into end-to-end service delivery in context with how services are delivered and consumed to more effectively manage the user experience. It combines real-time and historical views of user-defined service domains and simplifies the view into the health and availability of delivered services. The dashboard automates the detection of service quality problems and emerging security threats across physical, virtual, and cloud-based services from the application hosting environment, through the network, to the user. The nGenius Performance Manager provides IT...