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EDUCAUSE Preview: AKiPS Was Designed For Large Campuses

AKiPS Network Monitoring Software Keeps The Pulse Of Your Large Campus Network

AKiPS-top EDUCAUSE Preview: AKiPS Was Designed For Large Campuses

This jolly group of Aussies will bring their world class networking tools stateside for EDUCAUSE EDU17 (photo: AKiPS Twitter)

Thousands of college, university and even some K-12 IT professionals will converge on Philadelphia October 31st through November 3rd for the 2017 EDUCAUSE conference. Hundreds of the latest and greatest companies that cater to the higher education industry and their infrastructure will be on hand at the conference, with nearly 300 exhibitors.

One of the biggest challenges facing large campuses and universities is network monitoring. When you’re trying to keep up with a network that could have 100,000 devices on it at any one given time, your run of the mill network monitoring software just won’t cut it. For those big instances there’s Australian company AKiPS.

AKiPS provides an integrated suite of monitoring tools to solve today’s problems that typically plague massive networks. Their tools are also designed to find problems that may not occur regularly and let stakeholders know, immediately.  Their robust platform does the heavy lifting of data collection and reporting and helps navigate through data and complex inquiries.

“our software can monitor your entire network, track usage, faults, availability with intelligent alerting” the company said.

The AKiPS combination of scalability and full feature set are unparalleled in the industry.

AKiPS is:

  • Performance monitor
  • Alert generator
  • event and log collector
  • traffic flow collector

AKiPS comprehensive suite of tools makes sure you’re up to date with all of the important information about your network in real time.

  • Ping / SNMP monitoring
  • Netflow
  • Syslog
  • SNMP Traps
  • Alerting
  • Availability
  • Configurable dashboards
  • Scheduled reporting
  • Fanout — Netflow / Syslog / Traps
  • Infrastructure usage
  • MAC / IP address locator
  • Site specific integration
  • Auto discovery and grouping

Unlike other companies in the space, AKiPS operates on an unlimited licensing model. This means that if trouble strikes or you need to dive deeper than normal, you’re insured to have the license you need to do just that.

AKiPS will be stateside again October 31-November 3rd at EDUCAUSE, EDU17, in Philadelphia. booth number 2314. Or you can check them out online at