San Jose, CA – November 19, 2009 – Monitis, the leading provider of affordable, easy-to-use, 100% Cloud-based, application, network and server monitoring solutions, today announced a major upgrade to its premium service, which now includes enterprise-grade SNMP network monitoring. Monitis has long offered a free SNMP monitoring product called MonitorSNMP. But with this upgrade, Monitis integrates all of MonitorSNMP’s features plus a host of new and more advanced features into its premium Monitis service.
This new release close a major gap in delivering a true, all-in-one monitoring solution that unites application performance management (APM) with back-end server, Cloud infrastructure, network monitoring, and network management to deliver a consolidated picture of a system’s health and performance.
According to Hovhannes Avoyan, Monitis’ Founder and CEO, “This upgrade is a torpedo in the rudder of old-school, software-based network monitoring software and network management software. With it, we’ve removed any reason for network managers and system administrators to stay bound by inefficient software-based systems, and we’ve given them every reason to switch to Monitis. We’ve just changed the rules of network performance management again.”
SNMP or Simple Network Management Protocol is a network based protocol used for monitoring network-attached devices for conditions that warrant administrative attention. It is a standard protocol used by all network equipment vendors for managing and monitoring switches, routers, access points, VPNs, firewalls, VoIP devices and more. SNMP is also widely used by software vendors for remote management. SNMP monitoring is a standard feature supported by software-based network management systems.
Monitis’ MonitorSNMP has been a free service for more than 11 months, and now Monitis launches its premium version, which will provide more advanced features, including:
– MIB views
– SNMP traps (SNMP notifications) monitoring
– SNMP walk (an SNMP application allowing the user to gather a tree of information)
– 1 min interval monitoring
– events’ filtering
– and advanced notification rules giving the user an integrated holistic picture
Monitis’ SNMP monitoring can be used by small and medium size enterprises (SMEs), freelancers and managed service providers (MSPs).Monitis’ SNMP monitoring enables network monitoring at anytime from anywhere, with hassle-free deployment and updates, and easy management and usage.
This upgrade also enhances support of features already present in the free version, such as MIB viewers, custom MIBs (Objects managed by SNMP are arranged in management information bases (MIBs). MIB is a collection of hierarchically organized information used to manage the devices in a communications network. MIB comprises a collection of objects in the virtual database used to manage entities, such as routers and switches in a network).
About Monitis All-in-One Monitoring Platform
Monitis is a 100% Cloud-based, complete, and flexible IT monitoring solution, offered on a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model. Monitis consolidates backend network and server monitoring, application monitoring, website monitoring, and cloud monitoring in an all-in-one, central monitoring service. The platform is easily customizable and may be used for managing of all kinds of IT assets such as websites, servers, routers, switches, VoIP devices, DNS, databases, processes and any other IP devices. Monitis provides users with a comprehensive view of their system’s health and performance.
Monitis believes that the Cloud is the biggest thing to happen in IT management since IT management. Having seen this vision early, Monitis is now the global leader in developing this market. It is the first affordable network and systems monitoring solution based 100% in the Cloud.
Besides Monitis’ enthusiastic and loyal user base of 50,000 customers from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies to government agencies and educational institutions, Monitis has won rave reviews from the technology analyst community. Recently, because it’s Cloud-based monitoring helps companies reduce system downtime, improve the productivity of their IT staff, and reduce operational expenditures, Monitis was named the Most Innovative Start-up for 2009 by The 451 Group at their annual Client Conference.
Monitis was founded in 2005 by a team of seasoned entrepreneurs and fed-up and worn-out developers who were tired of complaining about the limits of software-based tools, while inspired by the promise of the Cloud. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, Monitis is lead by a team of IT professionals with deep experience running enterprise-grade IT businesses, as well as starting and selling several IT start-ups. Using a global workforce, particularly its R&D team based in Yerevan, Armenia, Monitis is poised to move from strength to strength. At present, it has a loyal and enthusiastic user community of 50,000, and an average month-on-month revenue growth of over 10%.
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