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Gartner - NPM Delivers Improved Network Visibility to IT Operations
NPM tools provide performance and availability monitoring solutions for the applications traversing the data communication network (including network devices themselves and the network traffic they are passing). These tools collect performance data, and include features such as notification of performance issues by leveraging automated base-lining, threshold evaluation, network traffic analysis, service-level reporting, trend analysis, historical reporting and, in some cases, interfaces to SLA management, billing and chargeback systems. Register here to learn more about Gartner’s key recommendations for improving network visibility into IT operations.