New Integration Service Desk Plus (on premises) integration added
New Monitoring Pack: Checkpoint VPN Shows and informs about status and state of VPN tunnel, decryption errors
New Monitoring Pack: Fortigate VPN Monitors VPN traffic and session statistics
New Monitoring Pack: Nutanix Hypervisor Monitors cluster state, storage capacity and processor, memory of the Hypervisor
New Monitoring Pack: Nutanix Storage Monitors disk space, container and storage pool capacity
New Monitoring Pack: Nutanix VM Gathers data and alerts about memory and processor related to Nutanix virtual machines
New Monitoring Pack: Pulse Secure Hardware Monitors MAG application blade temperature, RAID, fans, power supplies statuses
New Monitoring Pack: Pulse Secure Network Interfaces Alerts if any interface went down
New Monitoring Pack: Pulse Secure System Health Alerts about high usage of CPU, memory and disk, swap and log file capacity
New Monitoring Pack: Pulse Secure Users Monitors counters related to web, cluster and concurrent meeting users
New Monitoring Pack: RDP Services Monitors status of Windows Services related to RDP, additionally shows number of sessions on a given machine.
New Monitoring Pack: SMSEagle Monitors overall condition of the SMSEagle device, signal strength, messages statistics, processor, memory, disk, interfaces, network services and any other parameters
New Network Service Monitor - Windows RDP
New Sensor - Windows Registry This sensor uses WMI to retrieve and monitor values from Windows Registry
New Sensor - Windows Task Scheduler This sensor monitors the status of Windows Task Scheduler tasks. It can trigger an alert if task configuration has changed or if a task has not run on time.
New system view for Windows - Windows Scheduled Task This view shows list of tasks, their status, triggers, and other vital information related to Windows Task Scheduler
REST API update It is now possible to select monitoring provider (probe) when adding nodes via REST-API
Updated OpenSSL To version 1.0.2u
Cisco CBQoS sensor The sensor allows monitoring of QoS statistics via SNMP.
Generate Self-Signed Certificate for Web Access It's possible to create certificate directly from NetCrunch Console
IP SLA Multi-operation sensor The sensor monitors multiple operations using single configuration.
LDAP Authentication Sensor The sensor connects to LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) server and tries to bind using specified Distinguished Name and password.
Netflow - Support for IPFix from vCenter virtual switch
New Authentication protocols for SNMP version 3 New HMAC-SHA-2 authentication protocols for USM using a Hashed Message Authentication Code (HMAC) based on the SHA-2 family of hash functions: SHA-256 (truncated to 192 bits), SHA-512 (truncated to 384 bits)
New Monitoring Pack: Fortinet Generic (SNMP) Monitors fan, power supply and temperature sensors
New Monitoring Pack: Allied Telesis AlliedWare Plus (SNMP) Shows and informs about memory, processor, PSU, fans and temperatures parameters and issues
New Monitoring Pack: Aruba Access Point (SNMP) Monitors processor, memory, Access Point state and Radio parameters
New Monitoring Pack: Fortinet FortiSwitch (SNMP) Monitors processor, memory and disks
New Monitoring Pack: HPE Nimble Storage - Disk Array (SNMP) Shows and informs about RAID, array and disks parameters and issues
New Monitoring Pack: HPE Nimble Storage - Network (SNMP) Monitors links and Fibre Channel links.
New Monitoring Pack: HPE Nimble Storage - System (SNMP) Monitors fan, power supply, temperatures, controllers and SAS links
New Monitoring Pack: Tripp Lite - Cooling (SNMP) Monitors temperature sensor, compressor pressure and other parameters
New Monitoring Pack: Tripp Lite - PDU (SNMP) Monitors output and input power parameters
New Monitoring pack: Tripp Lite - UPS (SNMP) Monitors temperature, battery, input and output power parameters
TACACS+ Sensor Checks the server connectivity and tries to authenticate a specified user.
TFTP support for all file or folder related sensors
WMI Battery Sensor The sensor monitors battery connected to the computer system (Laptop battery or UPS connected to the computer)
Added Hyper-V pages Similarly to ESX and ESXi/VM this view contains all information related to Hyper-V virtualization hosts and Hyper-V virtual machines
Added Uptime column for Windows machines on a Windows tab
Device type can be set for nodes monitored by remote probes This feature will put all nodes with device types to filtered views like all nodes monitored by NetCrunch server directly.
Improved charts in Performance Tab located in Node Status window Click on chart to see data from 24h, 7days or 30 days with min,max and avg. values.
Improvement - IP SLA A test functionality has been added to IP SLA sensor
Improvement SQL Sensors Added option 'No database' for queries that aren't using specific databases
Improvement for Email Round Trip Sensor Added timeout property for maximum time to wait for the message to receive
Monitoring Pack - CyberPower Environment (SNMP) Shows and informs about values gathered from humidity and temperature sensors
Monitoring Pack - CyberPower PDU (SNMP) Monitors Power Supplies and Rack PDU
Monitoring Pack - CyberPower UPS (SNMP) Monitors information about battery, temperature and UPS power parameters
Monitoring Pack - Ironport (SNMP) Monitors system, disk and queue utilization of email security appliance.
Monitoring Pack - Riedo Networks E3METER (SNMP) Monitors information about temperature, humidity and power parameters.
Monitoring Pack - Rittal CMC III (SNMP) Monitors overall condition of the CMC system, CMC unit and state of sensors connected to it.
Monitoring Pack - Rittal CMC TC (SNMP) Monitors overall condition of the chassis and all devices connected to CMC PU.
Monitoring Pack - Riverbed SteelFusion (SNMP) Monitors counter related to CPU, Connections and Bandwidth
Monitoring Pack - Riverbed SteelHead (SNMP) Monitors counter related to CPU, Connections and Bandwidth
Monitoring Pack - Server Technology Sentry 3 (SNMP) Monitors power and environment parameters
Monitoring Pack - Sophos XG Firewall (SNMP) Alerts about high usage of CPU, Memory, Disk and Swap.
Putty has been updated to version 0.71
Python Parsers You can use Python scripts to create Data Parsers and Text Parsing Expressions now
Update OpenSSL to version 1.0.2t
WBEM Sensors WBEM data, WBEM object, WBEM WQL query: object allowing WBEM monitoring over HTTP/SOAP protocol
Updated: OpenSSL Updated to version 1.0.2s
Added Unified Scaling to performance views Now you can visually compare values on the charts as they ax scales match each other.
Added filtering We added a filtering/searching option to node interfaces, port mapping, node performance status, and calculated counters window.
Connection broker Increased number of concurrent connections to 5
Emerson Leiberts UPS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack
Extreme Networks (SNMP) Monitoring Pack
Huawei (SNMP) Monitoring Pack
MSMQ - Windows Message Queueing Monitoring Pack
Network Interface Status Window The window gives you a better view of the current state and traffic history of the selected interface. (Opened by clicking on a link in physical segments or routing map)
New remote probe version Allows monitoring 75 services and all supported sensors including WMI, cameras, SQL and many more.
Revamped node performance status Beside new cleaner charts, it allows filtering by a monitored object or counter name
Revamped port mapping allows now easy searching for nodes connected to a port directly or indirectly
Service discovery support in remote probe Nodes monitored by the remote probe can use service discovery feature as regular nodes.
Support for Extreme Networks switches in Layer 2 mapping
Support for Huawei switches in Layer 2 mapping
Updated: Node status Now contains information about MAC Address, Connected to (if available), VLAN (if available)
Updated: OpenSSL to version 1.0.2r
Updated: WMI Sensors Added Authentication Level parameter to WMI sensors
Updated: Windows Process and Process Group Summary Added support for Virtual Bytes and Private Bytes counters
Added new Device Type Added support for Windows 2019
German, Japanese, Polish Language Release
Improvement Loading Physical Segment view has been optimized
Limit SNMP pending request This option can be used to limit how many requests are sent by NetCrunch to SNMP devices to avoid device overload
130 New MIBs added to MIB database
Ability to filter multi-instance counters Filtering has been added to multi-instance performance counters. For example, you can now select all disks except cd-rom.
Active Directory Replication Sensor This sensor checks a Windows Domain Controller for replication errors.
Custom Fields You can convert edit field to pick list and vice versa now
Generic ZyXEL IES Series Monitoring Pack (SNMP) Includes monitoring of chassis, system parameters, voltage, temperature and fan status.
Generic ZyXEL ZyWALL Monitoring Pack (SNMP) Includes monitoring of CPU, Memory utilization, blocked packets, VPN tunnels and network interfaces.
Improved Windows Processes View It's possible to see parameters of the processes
Manage access to NetCrunch through AD groups It's possible to assign NetCrunch access Profile to Active Directory Group
Monitoring Packs It's possible to convert user-created Static Monitoring Packs to Dynamic Monitoring Packs and vice versa
NetCrunch REST API Add, remove, get information about nodes, views, credentials, folders, and sensors via REST requests.
Notification Panel Information about: program updates, missing monitoring credentials, license or subscription expiration dates, and newest articles in Knowledge Base or in our blog, are now all accessible in the new notification panel.
Pending Reboot Sensor Windows sensor for checking pending reboots.
Pending Updates View New System View available on Windows nodes
Script Sensor Improvement Added support for PSCredential object for PowerShell Scripts
Security Update OpenSSL has been updated to version 1.0.2q
Windows Updates Sensor The sensor monitors the status of Windows updates on a computer. Counts installed updates, updates available to install and updates that weren't installed or failed to install.
Language Version Release English, French, German, Japanese, Polish versions available
'Data Center' custom field added 'Data Center' default value is the same as the read-only 'DataCenterInfo' field from ESXi system. The field value can be modified in NetCrunch, although the change is not transferred outside to the ESXi system.
100+ precompiled SNMP MIBs added with support for various vendors and devices
3000+ Device Vendors added to OUI database
5 Monitoring Packs Updated Cisco ASA VPN Tunnels (SNMP), Dell OpenManage (SNMP), HP Systems Insight Manager (SNMP), IIS, Juniper EX Switches HealthMon (SNMP), Juniper SRX (SNMP)
APC UPS Hardware (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Added Pick List field type in custom node fields
Added support for /31 and /32 network mask nodes with such masks are added to "Singletons" view under IP Networks
Amazon SNS Integration Send message through Amazon Simple Notification Service
Basic SIP Sensor Checks connection and session negotiation with SIP server
Buffalo TeraStation (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Cisco ADSL (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Cisco CBQoS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Cisco Nexus Monitoring Pack added
Cisco UCS (Unified Computing System) (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Console performance enhanced several important performance and stability improvements (e.g. reduced the number of requests from console to server)
DELL iDRAC IPMI Sensor
DICOM C-Echo Sensor
Dell EMC Isilon OneFS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Dell EMC Sensor
Dell EqualLogic Disk (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Dell EqualLogic Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Dell iDRAC (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Device Types added Cisco Nexus n6000 and Dell Networking N2048 are now recognized by NetCrunch
Docker Container Sensor Allows remote monitoring of docker containers
ESXi/VM View Page added, it contains all virtual machines from a given Atlas view
Eaton ATS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Eaton UPS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Filtering of interface improved New ifAlias filter added to interface monitor filters
Folder Sensor Improvement New counter and two new alert conditions for Folder Content check added
Fortinet Fortigate Monitoring Pack added
Fujitsu iRMC (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Generic UPS (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
HP BladeSystem Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
HP ProLiant Disk (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
HP ProLiant Network Adapter (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
HP iLO IPMI Sensor
HTTP Basic and REST HTTP Sensor Improvement Two new counters for HTTP Basic and REST HTTP sensor added
Hyper-V Host Monitoring NetCrunch now detects and allows you to configure Hyper-V monitor
Hyper-V VM monitor Monitors statuses of VMs and gets important VM metrics from Hyper-V
IBM IMM (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
IBM IMM IPMI Sensor
IBM System x Disk (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
IBM System x System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
ICMP Jitter Sensor for checking network connection quality
IPMI Log Sensor allows monitoring messages in IPMI log
IPMI Sensors Improvement Added support for authentication with the encryption key (KG) for all IPMI Sensors
Important Security Update! OpenSSL updated to 1.0.2p version
Improved Searching of Monitoring Packs All Monitoring Packs can be filtered by search tags; Monitoring Packs and Policies display the number of matching entries
Improved monitoring of Juniper switches Traffic data on Physical Segments is read from the physical interfaces instead of logical ones
Interface monitoring improvement Interface monitoring for secondary interfaces is disabled automatically now to prevent duplicated monitoring and unnecessary license consumption
Interface monitoring improvement Creation of event rules for Network Interface State - now it's possible to select interface by filtering interface properties
Interface monitoring improvements Added one new alert: Event Trigger for Network Interface Performance Counter and one new collector: Network Interfaces Trend Report
Juniper NetScreen (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
LenovoEMC System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
MS Project Server 2013 Monitoring Pack added
MS Project Server 2016 Monitoring Pack added
MS SQL Server 2012-2017 Monitoring Pack added
Messagebird SMS Integration Send messages through MessageBird service
Microsoft Teams Integration Send messages to Teams server
Mikrotik Router (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Monitoring Pack QNAP Disk (SNMP)
Netgear ReadyNAS System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Organization Filter for Actions allows executing an action only for nodes that belong to given organizational group
Palo Alto Networks Firewall (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Physical Segments improvement Interface utilization on physical segments map is displayed with more precision now (up to five decimal places)
Poseidon (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
QNAP System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
RMON Traffic (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Remote Script Sensor Allows executing monitoring scripts remotely using SSH (scripts must be present on a remote machine)
SSL Certificate Sensor improvement added new alerts (e.g. weak public key) and additional certificate fields checked by sensor
Script Sensor allows executing scripts located on NetCrunch server machine
SharePoint 2013 Monitoring Pack added
SharePoint 2016 Monitoring Pack added
SonicWall System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
SonicWall VPN Traffic (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Synology Disk (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Synology System Health (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
System Views added Services, Processes and Sessions lists displayed in the Node Status of Windows nodes
Web Browser Window GrafCrunch or a device web page can be added as a window or tab in NetCrunch desktop console
Windows Print Queue Monitoring Pack added
interSeptor Pro Environment (SNMP) Monitoring Pack added
Desktop Console stability and performance have been improved
Dynamic Views filter extended. You can now set dynamic view filtering upon interface monitoring state
Generic IPMI Sensor is the new sensor that allows monitoring any parameters provided by the device
GrafCrunch and Grafana plugin updated to the latest version (5.0.1)
Help Desk Integrations have been updated to latest versions of APIs (OPS Genie, Mojo Helpdesk, JitBit)
IP Address Prefix can be changed on multiple nodes at once by multi-selection
Interface Monitoring - you can now setup interface monitoring policy using a filtering expression
Oracle Database Connectivity parameters have been improved
Physical Segments map layout has been improved
Security Updates - Open SSL has been updated to the latest version. Java runtime updated to 10.0.1
Web Console browser compatibility improvements
Active Interfaces NetCrunch monitors only active interfaces by default
Basic IPMI Sensors Monitor various hardware parameters using IPMI
Create Icon from Jpeg Easily create icons with transparent background from Jpeg images
Data Integrity Check The program checks for Atlas Data integrity before performing a backup, to avoid creating broken backups
Dynamic Field in Reports Table reports support custom fields now
IP Camera Sensors Get snapshot from camera and place as widget on the map. Supports HTTP and ONVIF cameras
Improved Documentation Documentation is up to date now and contains many new topics
Language Version Japanese version available
New Web Trend Viewer A new trend viewer in Web Console
REST HTTP Sensors New sensor can process any HTTP request result
SQL Sensor Enhancements Added support for SQL based sensors queries with AS, JOIN, CAST and CONVERT
SSH Remote Ping Run ping remotely using SSH connection
Snapshot Image Widget New widget can display snapshot image status objects (from camera or any other source)
Support Legacy SMTP servers Round-trip email sensor supports authentication-less SMTP servers now
TruVision Recorder Monitor parameters of video recorders by Intelogix
WMI HDD Health Sensors Monitor HDD disks using SMART technology
XPath, JSONPath and DOM Selectors New text parsing expression allow easy parsing XML, HTML and JSON data
Documentation Update New features are fully documented now
Language Versions English, German, French, Polish versions available
Migration Available new upgraded licenses for version 9 customers
Uptime sensor Added alert when restart of the device is detected
HTTP Sensor Has follow redirect option now
Improved Atlas Wizard It gives you a better overview of all automatic monitoring packs enabled for the Atlas
New Icon Manager Window The revamped window allows for searching and tagging newly added icons
New Node Settings Wizard The new wizard allows quick setting basic settings like device type, credentials, and an icon for the node
Other UI fixes Improved icon rendering, ability to switch between group and list view when selecting sensors
Overview/Nodes Dashboard It handles up to 100 nodes in the view
Smart Printer Sensor New sensor allows much better SNMP printer monitoring than existing monitoring packs
Static Status Sensor It can be always OK (green) or you can set it manually to the desired status
9 WMI Sensors allows monitoring data using advanced WQL queries. Available sensors are File Shares, Process, Process Summary, Remote Ping, Time Difference, WMI Data, WMI Object, WMI Perfomn, WQL Query:Object
Business Status Node allows you to combine status of various elements such as nodes, services or sensors into one, virtual node status
Data File Sensor allows for polling data from a remote file using various channels such as FTP/S, HTTP/S, SSH/Bash, SFTP, Windows/SMB
Event suppression is available in every edition and supports triggers and sensor events
Extended Multiselection NetCrunch fully supports multi-selection operations on all node settings now
Flow Dashboard available for every Atlas View and it supports multiple flow sources now
Full IPv6 support Every monitor, node, and sensor now accepts IPv6 addresses. If a node is monitored by DNS name
GrafCrunch updated to the latest version of Grafana. It supports organization group filters now.
Improved Dynamic Folders work smarter and do not create views if not needed
Improved device discovery allows discovering more device types
Layer 2 Maps Improvements Layer2 maps support Etherchannels now. The main view shows switches with their connections.
Link Aggregation Monitoring Pack Allows monitoring switch ports
Network interfaces identification is extended and interfaces can be identified by ifAlias or any other pattern
New Integrations for sending MQTT messages and for sending text messages through SMS Eagle and AlertOps services
New range trigger simplifies checking values in or out of range
Node Monitoring Templates allows for easy managing of settings for multiple nodes
OpenSSL security update to version 1.0.2n
Organizational Groups Add nodes to an organizational group and assign a user to the given group. As a result, the user will see nodes from the given group only.
Over precompiled 8500 SNMP MIBs NetCrunch comes with improved SNMPv3 support and thousands of new MIBs precompiled
Password for SSL certificate is supported now
Performance improvements reduce the processor utilization by 60% during normal server operations
Physical Segments Monitoring Pack Allows monitoring if node port link has been changed
RADIUS UX Sensor allows for checking authentication process and validates the response from a RADIUS server
Redundant Mail Servers allows you to define up to 10 SMTP servers, which are checked in order to send a notification email
Remote Probe is lightweight probe that can check 70+ network services performance and availability, including SNMP Ping and HTTP ping
Remote Sensor Node You can create a node just to receive data from a remote agent
SQL Sensors supports executing SQL query to popular databases. It supports SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, and ODBC sources.
SSL Certificate Sensor allows checking of the SSL certificate expiration date, and various certificate properties
SVG Node icon support allows to use SVG icons to represent nodes
Sensor Consolidation Every sensor has been upgraded, and some were consolidated
System Uptime Sensor checks device uptime and supports WMI, SSH/Bash, and SNMP protocols
Text Log Sensor allows for remote log monitoring by using ssh/bash
Updated Status widget can now display status of any sensor object (built-in or custom)
Updated VLAN support VLAN dynamic folder has been added to default Atlas views and VLAN column is available in node details grid