Key Features

PRTG Network Monitor can be used to:

  • Monitor and alert for uptimes/downtimes or slow servers.
  • Monitor and account bandwidth and network device usage.
  • Monitor system usage (CPU loads, free memory, free disk space etc.).
  • Classify network traffic by source/destination and content.
  • Discover unusual, suspicious or malicious activity with devices or users.
  • Measure QoS and VoIP parameters and control service level agreements (SLA).
  • Discover and assess network devices.

The PRTG installer contains all modules and software necessary to run the monitoring system without the need for third party modules, including:

  • Paessler's own fast and efficient database system to store the raw monitoring results (outperforms SQL servers for monitoring data).
  • Built-in web server with HTTP and HTTPS support for the user interface.
  • Mail server for automatic email delivery.
  • SQLite SQL Server for storage of events, toplists and ToDos.
  • Report generator to create PDF reports.
  • Graphics engine for user-friendly charts.
  • Network analysis module to auto-discover devices and sensors.

PRTG Network Monitor can support thousands of sensors and can optionally work with multiple remote probes (agents) to monitor multiple sites or network segments from one central core installation. The software is based on Paessler's proven monitoring technology, which has been constantly improved since 1997 and is already used by more than 150,000 users around the world every day.

Attractive licensing packages from freeware (up to 10 sensors) to enterprise level with thousands of sensors make sure that every user finds the proper solution.


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