WUG - Technical Partner


Wednesday November 28, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST
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Cliftons Sydney 
190 George Street
Sydney 2000

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Robert Power 
Digital Networks Australia 
(02) 8436 9600 

WhatsUp Gold v16:
UpClose and Technical Seminar Series

The recent award winning release of WhatsUp Gold Version 16 includes a host of new features that help network managers tame today’s network goat rodeo – including asset and inventory reporting and wireless management monitoring.

Real world use-case driven and free from hyperbole this seminar is written and delivered by certified practicing WhatsUp Gold Engineers for existing and prospective users of WhatsUp Gold.  

From humble beginnings as far back as 1991 WhatsUp Gold has evolved into one of IT’s most popular and widely used network management tools for networks of any size and distribution. 

The recent release of version 16 adds further Enterprise network management features such as distributed polling, single dashboard and integrated wireless network monitoring.

In addition to providing an overview of existing modules our Engineers will address use-case based issues such as;

  • How find lost devices and respond to audit questions
  • How to create alerts when rogue wireless devices attach to your network
  • How to view network, systems and affected application resources side-by-side
  • How to scale your monitoring capability in line with the growth of your network without losing any detail

Question and answer sessions will provide an opportunity to pose questions to a Certified WhatsUp Gold Engineer as well as a chance to meet your peers and find out how they utilise WhatsUp Gold in their environment.


Inbuilt Layer 2 Discovery Integration:

  • Asset & Inventory Reporting - collect model numbers, serial numbers, warranty info, installed info & more
  • On Demand Layer 2 Mapping - create customised topologymaps of your network
  • On Demand Layer 2 Traces - point to point network traces showing device and port information

Wireless Management Monitoring Capability:

  • Client Associations Over Time - see who & how many devices are connecting to which access points
  • Client and Access Point Signal Strength - identify signal strength issues in your environment
  • Manage the impact of BYOD

Web Interface - Leveraging a Single Pane of Glass into your infrastructure. 

Scalability Pollers - See the options available to scale your solution up to 20,000 devices

Virtual Monitoring - Monitoring and control of VMware infrastructure

Flow Monitoring and Reporting:

  • Learn how Flow Records can be created for Non Flow enabled devices
  • Understand how Flow technologies can provide insight in to your environment - See who is talking to what, identify bandwidth hogs and unauthorized application use.

Wednesday November 28, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
8.30am - 9.00am: Registration, Tea, Coffee and Light Breakfast 
9.00am - 9.50am: Session 1
9.50am - 10.00am: Break & Questions
10.00am - 11.00am: Session 2
11.00am: Questions & Finish 

This seminar will demonstrate the new features of WhatsUp Gold and how it could be implemented within your environment. Existing and prospective customers will find value in having the chance to have direct engagement with both Certified WhatsUp Gold technical engineers and their peers. It is suitable for Network Managers, System Administrators and anyone interested in ensuring IT runs smoothly to support their core business function.

About Us
Digital Networks Australia is the authorized distributor and training partner of Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold throughout Australia and New Zealand. Digital Networks Australia was also awarded the APEC distributor of the year award for 2012.