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8 Cloud-based IT Management Tools

With IT management becoming increasing more complex, administrators need all the help they can get. A growing number of IT tools are being delivered via Software as a Service (SaaS), which promises fast deployment and lets customers pay only for the services they use. Here are 8 SaaS IT management tools that automate IT services, help troubleshoot problems, and provide visibility into the status of network devices and applications.
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Vendor: ASCI Connect

Cost: Pricing starts at $99 per month based on a 12-month contract and up to a 10MB connection.

This service from Canadian company ASCI Connect offers a consolidated view across single and multi-vendor networks. NMC classifies a wide range of applications, including video and voice streaming. Streamlined reports aim to help network admins quickly diagnose problems and prevent them from recurring.

 

Marcia Savage is the managing editor for Network Computing, and has been covering technology for 15 years. She has written and edited for CRN and spent several years covering information security for SC Magazine and TechTarget. Marcia began her journalism career in daily ... View Full Bio

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