Entuity Add-on Modules

Modules that extend the Entuity functionality

Collect Real-time Network Performance Information

Cisco IP SLA Module

Leverage your investment in Cisco IOS, using Cisco IP SLA to collect real-time network performance information including response time, one-way latency, jitter, packet loss and web site download time. Cisco IOS IP SLA also provides the mechanism to monitor per-class traffic over the same link.

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Simplifies the setup and configuration of Cisco IP SLA

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Allows existing IP SLA operations to be monitored

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Delivers full support for an extensive set of IP SLA operations

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Allows monitoring of, and reporting on, real-time network performance information including latency, jitter, packet loss and web site download time.

Integrate UCM Information

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Module

Manage Cisco Unified Communications Managers (UCM) within the context of the overall network. Status change and UCM availability are monitored and alarmed. All UCM information is integrated within Entuity for reporting. The Entuity UCM Module can also be used as part of a VoIP solution.

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Monitor UCM configuration

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Retain polled readings for both interactive exploration and reporting purposes

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Collect device pool, IP phone, gateway, gatekeeper, voicemail device, media device, CTI device and H.323 device inventory and inventory change details

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Raise events for UCM processes with excessive CPU and memory utilization

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Monitor UCM device performance, raising events.

Leverage Current and Historical Data

Data Export Server Module

Unleash all of the current and historical data gathered and maintained by Entuity and make it exportable for external reporting applications. Network data now can be used in conjunction with other parts of business analysis reporting creating a big picture composite.

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Streamline business reporting with customizable automated network performance data feeds

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Easily combine data from various business sources to improve accuracy and speed of infrastructure decisions

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Scheduled data feeds simplify automation and synchronization to end-to-end management systems and federated CMDBs

Save The Planet and Reduce Costs

Green IT Perspective Module

Effectively implement and manage Green IT Programs based on IT infrastructure devices. Conserving power, reducing operations costs and maximizing infrastructure resources are some of the tangible results achieved through implementing a Green IT program, which also adds significant value to a network management system’s ROI.

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Reports show details about corporate compliance to policies, ROI visibility for financial savings along with power and CO2 reductions.

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Monitors and reports on shutdown policy conformance at the program, group and individual device level.

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Provides the IT device power consumption details necessary to cost-effectively balance capacity demands with power utilization.

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Identifies underutilized servers and ports so hardware can be retired.

Proactive Maintenance

Managed Hosts Module

Receive actionable information for proactive maintenance, hardware and software upgrades and replacement, and software and firmware patches. The Managed Hosts Module also discovers packages, details inventory, generates events through polling and integrates with Entuity’s existing reporting tools.

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Extends Entuity’s reach for supporting SNMP monitored servers.

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Works seamlessly with Entuity’s Configuration Management and Event Management systems.

Reduce Administrative Complexity

MPLS IP VPN Module

Gain visibility to MPLS IP VPN configurations in the context of your overall network to reduce administrative complexity and improve overall network performance. Entuity helps customers using current generation MPLS-enabled networks maximize this mission-critical data-carrying service and make knowledgeable and informed capacity planning decisions.

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Allows monitoring of MPLS IP VPN configuration

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Retains polled readings for reporting purposes

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Provides VPN performance interface report

Reduce QoS Administration

QoS Module

View QoS details within the context of network device availability and performance, thus reducing QoS administration and improving troubleshooting and mean time to repair. The module also provides a detailed inventory of your QoS configuration as well as real-time monitoring of the performance of each interface.

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Provides control over resources, with visibility into the current and historic utilization of resources, such as bandwidth and devices.

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Automatically discovers critical configuration details and presents them in the context of overall network performance.

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Enables efficiency of network resource usage through greater visibility into what your network is used for.

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Allows delivery of services through close monitoring of the traffic flows that are most important to your business.