The Managed Service Provider RMM Vendor Dilemma

For those of you not familiar with Vallum Software, Vallum is a provider of network/remote monitoring and management solutions, or NMM/RMM for the acronym. Our solutions help organizations and managed service providers (MSPs) monitor their/clients network equipment, servers, workstations, applications and databases for availability and health. Vallum’s solution, the Halo Manager, is operable in both…

Vallum Software announces new Partner Program for Managed Service Providers for agent-based cloud monitoring and management

Vallum will deliver a package exclusively for MSPs targeting mid-sized businesses that will help manage client SaaS, Iaas, and PaaS deployments

Vallum Software today announced a new partner program to support Managed Service Providers (MSPs) providing network monitoring and management services to customers who are looking to enhance or replace their existing MSP-based solutions. This new initiative delivers a discounted MSP package with special technical support, along with new technical documentation for MSPs of all types.

Vallum’s solution, Halo Manager, is a web-based network monitoring and management program for servers, workstations, and applications including the capability to monitor any network asset with an IP address.

The small and medium sized business (SMB) software challenge and 7 things you can look for to find the right solutions

You have all seen the ads by software vendors touting their software solutions and their benefits. Some of you might have even been directly pitched by some. Some focus their communications towards only large organizations, while others communicate the same offerings indiscriminately towards SMBs and large organizations alike. Those that target SMBs typically deviate their…

Vallum Software Announces a new product offering, expanded support for Linux and UNIX for the Vallum GMI Agent

Vallum Software today announced it has reached an agreement with the GMI Foundation to develop a series of Linux and UNIX based agent programs to extend its existing Windows management platform support. This new change will expand the support of GMI and the Vallum Halo Manager to allow in-depth management of Linux and UNIX platforms…

How important are analyst evaluations of software vendor solutions and are there any blind spots?

I came across an article the other day regarding NetScout, a provider of network performance management products that is suing Gartner Research over their magic quadrant placement, which they were obviously unhappy with. NetScout is claiming that the vendors that pay for Gartner Research services are ranked above those that do not. This article brought…

GMI Foundation Announces GMI Agent v.1.2, Free Network Management Software For Windows-based Platforms

The Free GMI Agent will now be freely distributed from The GMI Foundation website – www.gmi-foundation.org.  The GMI Foundation, an open-source software developer community, today announced the release of its latest enhancements to the GMI Agent and new GMI Apps, available for immediate download. This latest release is designed to support the General Management Interface…