See your entire network environment in real-time.
What is Network Mapping?
Network mapping is a tool that lets you discover and visualize the physical and virtual equipment in your IT network, whether SNMP, Layer 2, Layer 3, and more. Network mapping software can give you key network performance insights such as device status, physical connections, traffic metrics, and more so you can troubleshoot issues faster and maximize uptime.
What are the Benefits of Network Mapping?
Network mapping solutions are designed to help you map all the devices in your network so you don’t have to waste time manually creating (or updating) network diagrams.
With network mapping software, you can:
Maintain End-to-End Device Performance
See Live Network Data
Data updates in real time so you know how devices are performing now instead of an hour ago.
Choosing the Right Network Mapping Software
The right network mapping tool should give you a comprehensive view of your network devices—and more. As you consider your options, these are some of the most important mapping-related features to keep in mind.
Live, dynamic snapshots of your network's health
Autodiscovery of devices as they join your network
Ability to export maps to Visio and other formats
Layer 2 and 3 network mapping capabilities
Network Map Gallery
Network professionals prefer to view their networks in a certain layout. Great network mapping software lets you create a network diagram that makes sense to you without the cumbersome job of manually documenting device information. From Google Earth Integration to office floorplans, see how different users have customized their maps:
See how your network is laid out over an actual map of your college campus. Integrating your map with Google Earth gives you a literal bird’s eye view of your network topology. See more ›
Your network map doesn’t have to be complicated. If you prefer a more simple layout, you can set up a network map in the easiest of designs. See more ›
Trasca Map Status Probe
Customize your network maps with colors that easily alert you of device or network status by showing different colors for different statuses. See more ›
University of Colorado
Overlay your network map with an office floor plan to easily spot problems and go right to the source for fast troubleshooting. See more ›
Dive Into Network Mapping
Learn even more about the many uses and benefits of network mapping.