Free Tools

Last Updated on 27 Jan. 2015, Total: 41 Products

A frequently updated list of useful freeware tools for network administrators

  1. ManageEngine OpManager

    Download the fully-functional FREE network monitoring software, ManageEngine OpManager. The free edition monitors any 10 critical devices on your network and comes with power-packed features including real time performance graphing, customizable dashboards, automatic layer 2 mapping, services and process monitoring, file and folder monitoring, website monitoring, event log & syslog monitoring, SNMP traps processing, robust fault management including email and... Read More

  2. NetCrunch Tools

    NetCrunch Tools is a completely free toolkit for systems administrators, featuring 11 essential tools. Ping, traceroute, Wake OnLAN, DNS info, Who Is, Ping Scanner, Service Scanner, Open TCP Port Scanner, SNMP Scanner, DNS Audit, and MAC Resolver are all included, free of charge and without limitations on use... Read More

  3. Netwrix Password Manager (Freeware)

    Allows users to reset forgotten passwords and unlock their accounts through a convenient, web-based, self-service portal and integration with the standard Windows logon procedure. Freeware tool supports up to 100 users... Read More

  4. GlassWire Network Monitor

    GlassWire is a free security network monitor and firewall tool for Windows. View the graph to see a visual representation of your network activity. Click the graph to find out what apps and hosts your computer or server is communicating with. GlassWire keeps a log of network activity up to 30 days. Set up GlassWire's remote monitoring feature to monitor... Read More

  5. Netwrix Service Monitor

    Alerts you when some Windows service accidentally stops or fails to start at boot time on your servers. The automatic restart feature ensures all monitored services are up and running without downtimes... Read More

  6. Netwrix Password Expiration Notifier (Freeware)

    Automatically reminds your users to change their passwords before they expire so you can avoid password reset calls. It works nicely for users who don’t log on interactively and never receive standard password change reminders at logon time (e.g., VPN users)... Read More

  7. Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner (Freeware)

    Alerts on account lockouts, helps troubleshoot these events, and analyzes their potential causes. The accounts can be unlocked via Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner console, helpdesk web-based interface, or mobile device... Read More

  8. Netwrix Event Log Manager (Freeware)

    Collects and consolidates event logs from multiple computers across the network, provides archiving, and generates alerts... Read More

  9. Netwrix Inactive User Tracker (Freeware)

    Tracks down inactive user accounts (e.g., terminated employees) so you can easily disable them, or even remove them entirely to eliminate potential security holes. The tool sends reports on a regular schedule, and shows which accounts have been inactive for a configurable period of time (e.g., 2 months)... Read More

  10. Netwrix Change Notifier for Active Directory (Freeware)

    Tracks changes to Active Directory (AD) users, group memberships, OUs, permissions, and provides visibility into what’s happening inside your AD. This freeware tool is a winner of multiple awards from Redmond Magazine and Windows IT Pro Magazine... Read More

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