Domotz, a provider of network management, and monitoring, as well as device inventory and security awareness, has announced a partnership with Netgear, a provider of networking products.
Netgear’s products can be used by large and small business, as well as homes, and the partnership between companies is said to add cutting-edge new features to NETGEAR managed switches, Insight-based access points and Orbi Pro wireless systems.
“At Netgear we are always looking to make the lives of our business customers easier by providing them more control with less complication,” states Laurent Masia, director of product line management for managed switches at Netgear.
“The addition of Domotz to our growing network of partners allows us to provide a feature-rich, elegant solution for monitoring and managing their valuable business infrastructure.”
Domotz provides visibility of digital assets and data flows, to empower users with mission critical knowledge and actionable insights The company works closely with partners to ensure integration of its Domotz Agent software is seamless and easy to use. For Netgear switches, it provides features such as port mapping, PoE control and configuration backup. For Netgear wireless access points and Orbi Pro routers and mesh systems Domotz-enabled features include end-point mapping, WAP reboot, signal strength indications and more. The integration allows Domotz users to add and manage a wide range of NETGEAR devices to their existing networks quickly and easily.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Netgear, the world-renowned leader in networking products,” comments Silvio Di Crosta, CEO of Domotz.
“Both Domotz and NETGEAR users will really benefit from this new partnership. These new features available for NETGEAR products will dramatically improve, visibility, control, and efficiency in managing their systems – and there’s more to come.”
New Netgear Network Management Capabilities
A host of new network management features are now available for Netgear products on the Domotz App:
- For network switches: Domotz now includes automated switch port mapping, power management via PoE, bandwidth graphs, and information on errors and packet discards. Additionally, network configuration management features are now available including backup and restoration of configuration files, alerts on configuration changes that help with network security and the ability to compare and quickly roll back to previous configuration versions.
- For Insight-based wireless access points and Orbi Pro routers and mesh systems: more detailed information and analytics are now available. This new information includes device, system, and network information as well as radio properties, controller and reboot details, client connections and wireless LAN properties.