Configuration management for network devices

ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager (formerly: DeviceExpert) is a web-based configuration management software for network devices from various manufacturers. The NCCCM solution (Network Change, Configuration and Compliance Management) helps you to manage the device configurations of your switches, routers, firewalls and other network components regardless of manufacturer. All changes to the configurations are saved in a central repository.

A big plus: With Network Configuration Manager you automate configuration tasks, minimize time and effort and also receive detailed reporting.

What You Can Expect

Why Network Configuration Manager?

Advantages

Benefits of Network Configuration Manager

Highlight Features

A Glance of Network Configuration Manager

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Configuration Management

Schedule device configuration backups, track user activity and spot changes by comparing configuration versions all from a centralized web GUI.

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Automating Configuration Tasks

Save time by automating repetitive, time-consuming configuration management tasks and also by centrally applying configuration changes to devices in bulk.

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Real-time Change Management

Monitor configuration changes, get instant notifications and prevent unauthorized changes to make the networking environment secure, stable, and compliant.

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User Activity Tracking

Improve accountability and achieve a complete network change management by getting a complete record of the who, what and when of configuration changes.

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Compliance Auditing

Define standard practices and policies, check device configurations for violations and readily apply remedial measures to ensure device compliance.

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Distributed Configuration Management

Manage network configurations in distributed networks with Network Configuration Manager's Enterprise Edition.

Editions

Network Configuration Manager is Available in 3 editions

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

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Features Network Configuration Manager

Configuration Management

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Central repository

All configurations are saved and versioned in the central database

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Recognizing changes

Changes are automatically recognized and logged; graphic highlighting of changes

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Command line commands

Web-based access to the command line and, for example, send 'show' commands

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Cross-manufacturer device configuration

Central configuration and management of devices from different manufacturers

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Device detection in the network

Auto-discovery of new SNMP-enabled devices

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Versioning and comparison of configurations

Configuration changes are saved as a separate version for each device and can be compared

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Encrypted storage of the configurations

The configurations are controlled centrally and are stored in encrypted form for security

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Basic configuration

Allows a device to be reset to a working standard configuration

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Schedule backups and other tasks

Automatically create backups and perform other tasks at regular intervals

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Role-based access control

Access restrictions for business-critical configurations and assignment of granular access rights

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Approval process for configurations

Establishing an approval mechanism for uploading configurations

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Remote firmware upgrades / OS image transfer

Perform software updates for network devices remotely

Change Management

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Real-time tracking of configuration changes

Automatic detection of changes in real time

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Change management rules

Define notifications, processes and mechanisms in the event of a configuration change

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Fast recovery

Restoration of proven configurations in the event of a network failure

Compliance Management

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Compliance monitoring

Automatic monitoring of whether rules for secure network operation are being adhered to

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Compliance reporting

Creation of reports on compliance with network configuration rules

Automation & Tools

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Automate configuration tasks

Carry out recurring tasks immediately, deferred or recurring

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Execution of command line commands

Web-based access to the command line and, for example, send and display ``show`` commands

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Device groups and group actions

Grouping of configurations e.g. B. for a specific device group and carrying out actions for the whole group

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Search for devices and configurations

Detailed search function for devices and configurations

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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Network Configuration Manager Editions Available

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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Network Configuration Manager Professional Edition

Network Configuration Manager Enterprise Edition

Network Configuration Manager Add-ons (no download required)

Network Configuration Manager Additional User Pack

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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Network Configuration Manager Help Document

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What is purpose of Network Configuration Manager?

Network Configuration Manager can manage network devices such as switches, routers, firewalls wireless access points and integrated access devices, etc. from multiple vendors such as Cisco, HP, Nortel, Force10, D-Link, Juniper, NetScreen, Juniper, NETGEAR, Dell, 3Com, Foundry, Fortinet, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Huawei, Extreme, Proxim, Aruba, and Blue Coat. It discovers network devices, builds up an inventory database, and allows IT administrators to take control of configuring the devices from a central console. The web-based administrator console provides the User Interface to perform all the configuration operations. 

What are the browser versions supported by Network Configuration Manager?

Web Interface requires one of the following browsers** to be installed in the system:

  • IE 7 and above (on Windows)
  • Firefox 2.0 and above (on Windows and Linux)

** Network Configuration Manager is optimized for 1024 x 768 resolution and above

Can I apply same set of credentials to multiple devices as a bulk operation in Network Configuration Manager?

Yes, the user can apply the same set of credentials ‘as they are’ to multiple devices. In such cases, to avoid the cumbersome task of entering the credentials for each device separately, Network Configuration Manager offers the flexibility of creating common credentials and sharing the common credentials among multiple devices. This is called as ‘Credential Profile’.

Can I receive automatically generated reports on Device Configuration in my mailbox?

Yes, Network Configuration Manager provides the option to mail reports to email IDs. The user can schedule reports to be generated at any point in time and reports will be mailed to the user’s Email ID.

How much security does Network Configuration Manager offer to my configuration?

Network Configuration Manager offers a good level of security to the user’s configuration as all the configuration information retrieved from devices is encrypted and stored in DB. Also, device credential information is also encrypted and stored in DB.

How do I install Network Configuration Manager?

Being the Swiss Partner of ManageEngine, Kidan is responsible for aiding with professional services, such as installing, implementing, configuring, training, and supporting the company to ensure an effective on-boarding Network Configuration Manager.

To make it even better, Kidan even provides advice on top of it all!

Get in touch with us to know more.

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