Nagios XI Comparison

Nagios XI is available as a Standard Edition and an Enterprise Edition.

See the chart below for a simple comparison between the Standard Edition and the Nagios XI Enterprise Edition.

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Features \ Edition Standard Enterprise Benefit
Configuration Rollback check mark check mark

Allows administrators to easily recover from configuration errors by rolling back to known good snapshots.

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New wizards and components add additional functionality and are automatically installed and upgraded with each new release.

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Allows users to integrate custom and 3rd-party applications directly into the XI interface to increase productivity.

Bandwidth Report check mark check mark

Provides detailed daily, monthly, quarterly, and yearly bandwidth reports for routers and switches.

Executive Summary Report check mark check mark

Provides management, administrators, and decision-makers with at-a-glance visibility into recent alerts and activity.

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Provides essential monitoring of critical hosts and applications on remote machines.

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Provides users with ability to add customized links to each host and service.

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Provides at-a-glance overview of IT operations from a single screen.

Host Rename Tool check mark check mark

Allows administrators to quickly and efficiently rename hosts and retain historical performance and alert data.

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Provides users with instant remote access to any device they are monitoring via RDP, VNC, Telnet, or SSH.

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Allows users to quickly email reports to themselves, team members, and other decision makers.

Enhanced Configuration GUI check mark check mark

Improved GUI for monitoring configuration makes complex tasks easier.

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Provides compact, intuitive interface for mobile phones and devices.

Custom Host and Service Actions check mark check mark

Allows administrators to define commands and actions that are readily available to user for troubleshooting and fixing problems, opening trouble tickets, and more.

Remote Machine Monitoring check mark check mark

Provides easy to use monitoring of remote machines and devices on external networks without firewall modifications.

Escalation Wizard check mark check mark Allows users to easily create notification escalation policies.
Email and Forum Support Services check mark check mark Customers who purchase a Nagios XI license receive access to customer only tutorials, documentation and top-of-the-line support from knowledgeable technicians.
Advanced Configuration Snapshot Archive check mark check mark Provides users with an archive of past configuration snapshots to revert to if problems occur in the current configuration.
Advanced Dashboard Deployment check mark check mark Allows administrators to deploy custom dashboards to other users while syncing to a master Admin dashboard to ensure users receive relevant, up-to-date information.
Capacity Planning Report

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Provides trending analysis and capacity planning for predicting future upgrade requirements.

Web-Based Server Console Access

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Provides fast, web-based access to the XI server console for performing upgrades and maintenance.

Advanced Business Process Monitoring

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Provides advanced reporting of critical business processes with automatic group synchronization, advanced grouping logic, and advanced permissions.

Scheduled Reports

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Provides regularly scheduled reports to be sent to decision makers, management, and administrators via email.

Scheduled Pages

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Allows users to schedule any XI web page to be delivered via email as PDF attachments on a scheduled basis. Great for sending dashboards, custom screens, and more.

Bulk Modification Tool

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Allows administrators to quickly modify attributes of thousands of host and services in a few simple steps.

Bulk Notification Settings Tool

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Allows administrators to quickly deploy notification settings to users in a few simple steps.

Audit Logging

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Provides an audit trail of changes and modifications to ensure policy compliance.

Automated Decommissioning

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Ensures network monitoring work-flow remains clean and organized by automatically removing host configurations for devices that are in a problem state for too long which minimizes false-positives and provides greater network clarity.

Service-Level Agreement (SLA) Reports

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Provides users the ability to measure effectiveness of specific hosts, services, and business processes to determine if service-level agreements are being met. Schedule reports to be sent on a recurring basis for quick and accurate network performance statistics.