Physical security monitoring: 
Monitor the buildings and systems
that secure your network

 


  • PRTG monitors CCTV
    systems



  • PRTG works with Kentix sensors to monitor physical environments


  • PRTG immediately sounds the alarm in the event of malfunctions

 

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Unlimited version of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days, PRTG reverts to a free version.
Or, you can upgrade to a paid license anytime.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Provide for physical security with PRTG

PRTG Network Monitor keeps an eye on both the security of your IT systems and the physical security of your company.
It comes with sensors that let you monitor critical areas such as the server room, production hall, and open-plan office.

 
CCTV

Why physical security monitoring is a must

Most companies don’t think twice about securing their IT systems against hackers. But when it comes to the physical security of their computers, they often let things slide. Nevertheless, monitoring the premises and preventing hazards such as fires and water damage should also be a top priority.

PRTG consolidates data from sensors and surveillance cameras onto an easy-to-read dashboard. If something goes wrong, the software notifies you at once. As a result, you can often prevent errors and damage before they even arise.

 

Monitor your CCTV systems with PRTG

When it comes to CCTV systems, physical security is dependent upon the proper functioning of the cameras.
CCTV system failures can cause serious security problems.

PRTG helps to prevent downtime, all the while ensuring optimal performance and usability.

 PRTG monitors all aspects of video surveillance

PRTG monitors all aspects
of video surveillance

CCTV systems are made up of several components, including cameras, video recorders, memory systems, power supplies, and network and data transmission systems. All these components must work properly for video surveillance to be a success. PRTG monitors the status of these components around the clock.

 

Monitor multiple locations

Monitor multiple
locations

CCTV components are often spread out across several networks or locations. PRTG lets you merge the data from individual networks onto an intuitive and user-friendly dashboard.

View all the data from your CCTV system

View all the data from
your CCTV system

PRTG comes with attractive, custom HTML maps that let you review all your CCTV system data within a matter of minutes. Highlight floor plans as background images, images from your cameras, or the status and performance data of certain components.

 

Free Download

Unlimited version of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days, PRTG reverts to a free version.
Or, you can upgrade to a paid license anytime.

 

A sneak peek at physical security monitoring

 

Kentix sensors for optimal physical security 

Kentix offers special sensors that keep a constant eye on the infrastructure of your company. Kentix MultiSensor technology detects many hazards
at once while continuously monitoring motion data and environmental data such as temperature, humidity, air pressure, and voltage.

Here are a few examples of buildings made safe by way of Kentix and PRTG:

 

4-factor early fire detection
in data centers

Fires in data centers are usually caused by electrical hazards such as excess currents, improper insulation, and inadequate maintenance.

In most cases, these fires develop gradually over the course of several hours or even days. To prevent them (or simply expose a glitch in the system), you need sensors that are specially equipped to detect the early warning signs of a fire. The Kentix MultiSensor-TI is designed with a thermal image sensor, an air quality (VOC) sensor, a carbon monoxide (CO) sensor, and a temperature sensor to continuously monitor these signs.

The MultiSensor-TI also comes with all the usual features for monitoring humidity and detecting vandalism or burglaries.

 

Monitoring access
and break-ins

With Kentix DoorLock, you can control access to vulnerable areas (such as data centers) remotely by way of various wireless and non-wireless locking devices. You can also use the same system to monitor access to the server racks in your data center and thus protect your IT components from unauthorized access.

 

 

CCTV-Systeme

Simple integration into
PRTG via SNMP

You can use SNMP to integrate all Kentix sensors into PRTG. The easiest way is to open the PRTG MIB Importer and add the data from the Kentix AlarmManager to PRTG.

Learn more about how to integrate the Kentix AlarmManager into PRTG here.

All key physical security monitoring data is displayed on one centralized dashboard.

PRTG immediately notifies you in the event of hazards or if your threshold values are exceeded.

 

 
 

Why PRTG is the ultimate physical
security monitoring tool

Comprehensive

CCTV cameras, temperature sensors, Kentix MultiSensors...PRTG is all-inclusive software that works with all kinds of devices. It not only keeps an eye on traditional IT components such as servers, virtual machines, and routers, but also provides data on the physical surroundings that keep your network secure.

User-friendly

PRTG Network Monitor is designed for optimal usability. It is easy to set up and comes with a sleek and intuitive interface.

Instant notifications

In the event of a malfunction, PRTG alerts you via all the usual notification methods. You can also define the thresholds for each of your monitored values. If one of these values falls below or exceeds its threshold, you'll immediately be alarmed by email, push notification, or SMS. You can also specify that a specific action take place, such as the rebooting of a device.

 

PRTG does more: An overview of its extensive features

 

PRTG is not just a physical security monitoring tool, it is an all-in-one tool for your entire network.

  • Bandwidth monitoring: How much bandwidth is being consumed by your network? Which users, applications, and services are consuming the most? Find out with PRTG!

  • Database monitoring: Error-free databases are essential for a smooth-running business. Whether you use MySQL, PostgreSQL, or Microsoft SQL – PRTG lets you check on the performance of your databases at a glance and offers an in-depth look at specific datasets.

  • Hardware-Monitoring: PRTG monitors all the hardware in your network and provides information on CPU and memory usage, hard disk capacity, and the status of your routers and switches.

 

Trusted by 300,000 users
and recognized by industry analysts as a leader

 

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“Software is absolutely perfect, Support is superior. Meets all needs and requirements, This is a must have solution if you are needing any form of monitoring.”

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“The tool excels at its primary focus of being a unified infrastructure management and network monitoring service.”

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Free Download

Unlimited version of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days, PRTG reverts to a free version.
Or, you can upgrade to a paid license anytime.

 

 

PRTG in a nutshell

 

PRTG monitors your entire IT infrastructure

Traffic, packets, applications, bandwidth, cloud services, databases, virtual environments, uptime, ports, IPs, hardware, security, web services, disk usage, physical environments, IoT devices and almost everything you can imagine.

PRTG supports most technologies

SNMP (all versions), Flow technologies (i.e. NetFlow, jFlow, sFlow), SSH, WMI, Ping, and SQL. Powerful API (Python, EXE, DLL, PowerShell, VB, Batch Scripting, REST) to integrate everything else. See all PRTG features

PRTG is ready for every platform

Download for Windows and hosted version
available. Monitoring via AJAX Web Interface or Desktop Client.



 

 

PAESSLER AG –
German quality
engineering

Free Download
  • Unlimited version of PRTG for 30 days
  • After 30 days, PRTG reverts to a free version
  • Or, you can upgrade to a paid license anytime

 

Made in Germany: The PRTG Network Monitoring Tool is the fruit of an engaged team. The company was founded by Dirk Paessler. The Paessler AG headquarters are located in the city of Nuremberg, in the heart of Germany. We combine typical German virtues such as high quality standards, industriousness, and commitment with international, cosmopolitan flair. Read more about our firm here. By the way: We are regularly looking for new recruits.

Case Studies: Airports, utility companies, banks, colleges, hospitals: PRTG is present in every industry. For each of our customers, business and organizational processes depend on the proper functioning of the network infrastructure. The PRTG customer satisfaction is close to 100%. Read in our case studies how our customers use PRTG.

Product tests: It goes without saying that we are convinced by the quality of PRTG. But what about the others? PRTG has always performed extremely well in tests. PRTG user “LanLine” sums it up best: “PRTG was already good several years ago, and has gotten better from version to version ever since.” Such has been our steadfast and sincere goal. Read more about monitoring software product tests and comparisons here.

Support: Our support team works hard every day to help customers solve their monitoring problems. Our goal is to resolve all inquiries within 24 hours (on business days). We've drafted a comprehensive manual and built up an extensive knowledge base featuring videos, webinars, and FAQs. All support, of course, is also included!

Getting started is easy: The trial version is free, which means you can try our monitoring tool risk-free. To switch to another version of PRTG, simply search for an appropriate license. You can upgrade any time you like.

 

 

PRTG

Network Monitoring Software - Version 20.4.63.1412 (October 20th, 2020)

Hosting

Download for Windows and hosted version available

Languages

English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Japanese, and Simplified Chinese

Pricing

Up to 100 sensors for free (Price List)

Unified Monitoring

Network devices, bandwidth, servers, applications, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and more

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