.5"> Executive Summary: Dirig 3.5
Dirigs agentcalled Fenwayis an application and server monitoring and management tool that makes taking care of heterogeneous systems a much easier task, especially now that it has added S-HTTP support. The re-branded Dirig agent helps keep systems up and running while also sending alerts when it finds problems.
Dirig 3.5 has an attractive upfront cost of $450. To get the most out of the product, IT managers will need to hire consultants and devote a high-level staff member to the initial configuration process. Ongoing costs are minimal, and the cost savings associated with use of the product should be quite high. (+) Supports heterogeneous platforms; audit change log; supports S-HTTP. (-) No easy way to log changes made prior to product installation. EVALUATION SHORT LIST
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