SolarWinds IPAM vs ipinfo.io: What are the differences?
Developers describe SolarWinds IPAM as "IP address management software designed to save time and prevent costly errors". It is the administration of DNS and DHCP, which are the network services that assign and resolve IP addresses to machines in a TCP/IP network. Simply put, it is a means of planning, tracking, and managing the Internet Protocol address space used in a network. On the other hand, ipinfo.io is detailed as "IP address information lookup API". A comprehensive IP address information lookup API, that includes geolocation information, hostname, network owner details and more.
SolarWinds IPAM and ipinfo.io can be categorized as "IP Address / WHOIS API" tools.
Some of the features offered by SolarWinds IPAM are:
- Automated IP address tracking
- Integrated DHCP, DNS, and IP address management
- IP address alerting, troubleshooting, and reporting
On the other hand, ipinfo.io provides the following key features:
- Geolocation information, including city, region, country, zip code, area code and latitude and longitude
- Network owner, and ASN