Networks can grow, shrink and change often. Sometimes, what seems like a clear picture of a network environment can be incomplete. Discovery and dependency mapping tools allow mining a network to detect network devices, applications, and services, thereby creating a more complete picture of the actual environment and its inner workings. They provide powerful visualization and reassurance that a network view is showing the best and most accurate information about an environment.
Operations Center can work with the discovery tools listed in this section:
For information about supported versions of a specific discovery tool, see the Operations Center 5.0 Getting Started Guide.