Tag Archives: WhatsUp Gold

Ipswitch’s Response to June’s OpenSSL Vulnerability

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Security is a top priority for Ipswitch and our customers. Since this announcement, the Ipswitch Security Team has been working to determine the impact and issue patch fixes where vulnerabilities were found.

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WhatsUp Gold Gets Global Common Criteria Certification

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We’re glad to note that several WhatsUp Gold software products have recently been certified under the Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme (CCEVS). Most folks call it Common Criteria. If you are not familiar, it’s an internationally recognized standard allowing organizations to confidently assess the security and assurance of IT software.

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Italian Manufacturer Gears Up with WhatsUp Gold

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When the IT Administrator at an Italian manufacturing company started his job, the IT team was manually monitoring the network on a problem-by-problem basis. Besides the understandable drain on resources, he told us that this situation was affecting the quality of service provided to their business users. His team set about looking for a proactive network monitoring tool and ended up trying out Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold.

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WhatsUp Gold Boosts Security for Southern US City School District

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A major southern US city school district with more than 40,000 students reached out to Ipswitch for help after a failed attempt to implement another company’s network monitoring software. Increased security concerns were driving the school system to increase investment in building and campus safety precautions, but the monitoring software wasn’t cooperating. Enter WhatsUp Gold.

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Two Businesses Merge and Save 35% on Network Monitoring

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Two regional auto parts companies merged to increase their competitiveness with national chains and almost immediately ran into an unexpected problem. The IT manager tasked with consolidating the two companies’ network infrastructures found that neither company’s network monitoring products had Layer 2 and Layer 3 discovery capabilities that gave them enough detail to determine what devices to keep and which to upgrade and force them to spend more than they had budgeted for the project.

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