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Find out what your peers are saying about ManageEngine ADAudit Plus vs. Netwrix Auditor and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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"The most valuable feature is the control of the file server.""The monitoring and reporting are extensive and we get all the information we need while they continue to enhance the capabilities of the product."

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"The most valuable feature is the real-time monitoring.""I have found user behavior analysis and the ability to run risk assessments important features. Additionally, the interface and online documentation are very good.""What I find the most valuable about Netwrix Auditor is the way it shows risk. The reports are very clear."

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"The initial setup was quite complex and required some research beforehand.""There are so many reports that it sometimes makes it difficult to navigate to what you need."

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"An improvement would be if there was an another way to manage the logs besides email because it's not so practical.""When there are issues I would like remediation to be in one place.""There is room for improvements when it comes to the licensing."

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  • "Adding features and other functionality it costs you more. Also, the first installation costs an additional amount."
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  • "There is a license for this solution and we are on an annual license. The price is reasonable."
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    The most valuable feature is the control of the file server.
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    One problem with ADAudit is that it has too many configurations to apply to the active directory server, which makes it difficult to use. This could be improved by adding a feature that could… more »
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    I use this tool to check what configurations the technicians are doing in the active directory and what kind of modifications the users are making in private servers.
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    The most valuable feature is the real-time monitoring.
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    There is a license for this solution and we are on an annual license. The price is reasonable.
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    An improvement would be if there was an another way to manage the logs besides email because it's not so practical. Maybe if there was a possibility to access, for example, this solution from a… more »
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    Overview

    In real-time, ensure critical resources in the network like the Domain Controllers are audited, monitored and reported with the entire information on AD objects - Users, Groups, GPO, Computer, OU, DNS, AD Schema and Configuration changes with 200+ detailed event specific GUI reports and email alerts.

    Netwrix Auditor is a visibility platform for user behavior analysis and risk mitigation that enables control over changes, configurations and access in hybrid IT environments to protect data regardless of its location. The platform provides security intelligence to identify security holes, detect anomalies in user behavior and investigate threat patterns in time to prevent real damage.

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    Sample Customers
    Warsaw City Hall, Acument Global Technologies, Inc., Cosma International, Bank of South Pacific, Life Management Center, Central Bank, UncleBob's Self Storage, Leeds Building Society, California Transplant Donor Network, First Response, Blessing Hospital, Northern Land Council, RMK Marine
    AT&T, SanDisk, Siemens, Verizon, Electrolux, Allianz, Societe Generale
    Top Industries
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    Comms Service Provider26%
    Computer Software Company18%
    Government9%
    Healthcare Company6%
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    Computer Software Company28%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Government11%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Find out what your peers are saying about ManageEngine ADAudit Plus vs. Netwrix Auditor and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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    ManageEngine ADAudit Plus is ranked 3rd in Active Directory Management with 2 reviews while Netwrix Auditor is ranked 4th in Active Directory Management with 3 reviews. ManageEngine ADAudit Plus is rated 9.6, while Netwrix Auditor is rated 9.4. The top reviewer of ManageEngine ADAudit Plus writes "Monitors user activities and offers extensive built-in reports ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Netwrix Auditor writes "Useful for security and real-time monitoring". ManageEngine ADAudit Plus is most compared with ManageEngine ADManager Plus, Quest Change Auditor for Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor and SolarWinds Access Rights Manager, whereas Netwrix Auditor is most compared with LepideAuditor, Quest Change Auditor for Active Directory, SolarWinds Access Rights Manager, Quest Active Administrator and SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor. See our ManageEngine ADAudit Plus vs. Netwrix Auditor report.

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