Unicenter TNG: Network views with added dimension
Computer Associates International calls its overhauled Unicenter package "The Next Generation" -- and its 3-D interface certainly looks like something out of "Star Trek."
But beneath the cityscapes and rotating globe is a comprehensive -- and complex -- network management package. PC Week Labs took a look at Unicenter TNG and found that while it does a good job of centralizing all aspects of systems and network management, its price tag and steep learning curve mean that it's not for everyone.
For more on Unicenter, see:
- A taste of the Real World
The Real World virtual reality navigation in CA's Unicenter TNG gives users a global view of their enterprise networks.
- CA bolsters Unicenter
Computer Associates is banking that upcoming options and third-party alliances turn Unicenter TNG into a more effective enterprise management tool.