Readers' Choice Awards Yearly Round Up 2015

by The Editor [Published on 11 April 2016 / Last Updated on 11 April 2016]

The winning solutions for the 2015 Readers' Choice awards.

Last year WindowsNetworking.com conducted a number of Readers' Choice Award contests to find out which products most network administrators recommended. A variety of different products were listed on the site and visitors had a chance to cast their vote for their favorite products.

Throughout the year there were thousands of responses for the various Enterprise Networking products people preferred. The following results are taken from thousands of respondents. Listed below are the top choices for each category and also the schedule for the 2016 Readers' Choice Awards.

Help Desk - December 2015

Image BMC Software Trackit

Results    
1st BMC Software Trackit 27%
2nd ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus 14%
3rd SolarWinds Web Help Desk 11%

See the full results of the Help Desk category.

Get more information on other Help Desk solutions.

Administration Tools - November 2015

Network Performance Monitor

Results    
1st Network Performance Monitor from SolarWinds 21%
2nd Spiceworks Network Management 19%
3rd SystemTools Hyena 14%

See the full results of the Administration tools category.

Get more information on other Administration tools solutions.

AD Management - September 201

SystemTools

Results    
1st SystemTools Hyena 23%
2nd ManageEngine ADManager Plus 17%
3rd Netwrix Auditor for Active Directory 16%

See the full results for the AD Management category.

Get more information on other AD Management solutions.

Software-Based Backup Solution - August 2015

Image Backup & Replication

Results    
1st Veeam Backup & Replication 30%
2nd EMC NetWorker 13%
3rd Dell NetVault Backup 10%

See the full results for the Software-Based Backup category.

Get more information on other Backup solutions.

Firewalls & VPN Hardware - July 2015

ASA 5500 Series SSL/IPsec VPN Edition

Results    
1st Cisco ASA 5500 Series SSL/IPsec VPN Edition 25%
2nd FortiGate Enterprise Series 18%
3rd Juniper Networks NetScreen 12%

See the full results for the Firewalls & VPN Hardware category.

Get more information on other Firewalls & VPN Hardware solutions.

Email Archiving Software - June 2015

Archive Manager for Exchange

Results    
1st Metalogix Archive Manager for Exchange 21%
2nd Symantec Enterprise Vault 20%
3rd MailStore Server 16%

See the full results for the Email Archiving Software category.

Get more information on other Email Archiving Software solutions.

Data Recovery Software - May 2015

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Backup & Replication

Results    
1st Veeam Backup & Replication 29%
2nd Symantec System Recovery Server Edition 18%
3rd EMC NetWorker 10%

See the full results of the Data Recovery Software category.

Get more information on other Data Recovery solutions.

IP PBX Servers - April 2015

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Results    
1st Asterisk 24%
2nd Cisco Unified Communications Manager 21%
3rd 3CX Phone System for Windows 18%

See the full results for the IP PBX Servers category.

Get more information on other IP PBX Servers solutions.

Anti Spam Hardware - March 2015

Image Spam & Virus Firewall

Results    
1st Barracuda Spam Firewall 29%
2nd Cisco Web Security Appliance 15%
3rd Dell SonicWALL Email Security 14%

See the full results for the Anti Spam Hardware category.

Get more information on other Anti Spam Hardware solutions.

Network Monitoring - February 2015

Image Network Monitoring Software

Results    
1st Spiceworks' Network Monitoring Software 24%
2nd Network Performance Monitor from SolarWinds 18%
3rd ManageEngine OpManager 11%

See the full results for the Network Monitoring category.

Get more information on other Network Monitoring solutions.

Remote Control - January 2015

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TeamViewer

Results    
1st TeamViewer 35%
2nd DameWare Remote Support 23%
3rd VNC Enterprise Edition 13%

See the full results for the Remote Control category.

Get more information on other Remote Control solutions.

If you’d like to see past Readers’ Choice winners, please take a look at last years' Readers’ Choice Awards Yearly Roundup 2014

2016 Readers' Choice Awards

Even more awards will be given out during 2016. Visitors to WindowsNetworking.com will once again have the opportunity to vote for their preferred Enterprise Networking products by submitting their votes for the Readers' Choice Award poll in the site's right-hand bar. Below is a list of the Readers' Choice categories and the month that visitors can submit their votes.

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