DrayTek VigorACS 3 Version Comparison

Standard vs. Premium Subscriptions
Vigor ACS 3

DrayTek VigorACS is our Central Managerment System for routers, wireless access points and switches.
For full details of VigorACS, visit this page.

VigorACS 3 offers both a standard version, which has the essential features you need and the Premium subscription which includes all of the advanced features of VigorACS and increased capacity.

The 'Standard' subscription is only available as a DrayTek hosted service to users in the UK & Ireland (for other countries, please check with your local DrayTek office).

 Standard (Cloud Service)Premium
(Cloud Service)
Premium
(Self-Hosted)
Explanation
Available for

DrayTek UK
Dealers Use Only

  • Dealers
  • End Users
    (via dealers)
  • Enterprise
  • Dealers
  • End Users
    (via dealers)
  • Enterprise

The 'Standard' service is provided as a cloud service for dealers to manage their own or client's devices.

The premium service is available for dealers or end users who want access to the cloud service or to run the software on their own server.

Support via
  • Email
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Phone
Should you need help with VigorACS, we have online resources (knowledgebase articles etc.) but you can also contact support if you need specific help.
Max. Nodes
500 Unlimited Unlimited Subscription cost is based on the number of nodes. A ‘node’ is a supported router. Since VigorACS3, access points or switches have been counted as 0.5 node.
Network Dashboard
tick tick tick This is the main screen giving you an at-a-glance snapshot or overview of current status of your device estate.
Statistics
tick tick tick Graphs showing peak throughput, traffic volumes (data usage) and activity over time.
Alarm / Logs
1k most recent Unlimited Unlimited View logs of actions performed through VigorACS and router Internet connectivity states.
Syslog
X X tick Send syslog information from devices to the VigorACS Server
VPN Drag-n-Drop Wizard
tick tick tick Set up VPNs simply and automatically by clicking on one router and dropping it onto another in the map.
CPE Configuration
tick tick tick Modify settings of any router or wireless access point connected to VigorACS through the VigorACS portal, such as wireless network pre-shared keys and firewall configuration settings.
CPE Maintenance
tick tick tick Device Reboot, Configuration Backup, and Configuration Restore of individual devices.
Firmware Upgrade
tick tick tick Upgrade individual or multiple devices in one go, either immediately or on a schedule
File Manager
50MB 500MB Unlimited Storage for firmware files, back up configs etc.
3rd Party Access
X tick* tick DrayTek dealers can resell accounts onto customers (end users).
*Each customer/end user requires a separate account/subscription to be ordered.
Scheduled Config. Backup/Restore
tick tick tick Automatically backup device configs at set times or on a routine basis. (network or individually)
Reporting
X tick tick Detailed reports of your whole estate, including WAN Status, LAN, Firmware, device overviews and traffic.
Provisioning
X tick tick Automatically configure devices when they connect to VigorACS. Self-Hosted additionality allows XML provisioning files to be uploaded via FTP.
Settings Deployment
X tick tick Deploy settings/changes to multiple devices at once
Network Management
X tick tick Create separate networks of devices, for example for individual customers who have multiple devices.
User Management
X tick tick This enables you to set up multiple user accounts for access.
Group Management
X X tick This enables creation of groups to control which Networks are visible by Users. Without group management all Users are able to see all networks.