Free Tools

Last Updated on 26 May 2015, Total: 44 Products

A frequently updated list of useful freeware tools for network administrators

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Netwrix Event Log Manager (Freeware)

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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Free SAN Monitor

    SolarWinds free SAN Monitor tool gives you a-glance insight into storage performance & capacity with a slick desktop dashboard that lets you view top LUNs by size, busiest LUNS, & most under-utilized LUNs. You can also drill down into LUN inventory details including: LUN size, physical disks, RAID type, total IOPs, IO response time and more. Allows you to Monitor... Read More

  7. GFI Cloud – Free Asset Tracking

    Free Asset Tracking from GFI Cloud provides one place to view high level inventory information across an entire network, such as operating system, processor and RAM for all the windows devices in your network, including laptops on the go. IT admins can filter their network based on groups, and sort the columns to see which computers have the least amount... Read More

  8. LoadMaster for Windows Azure

    The LoadMaster Load Balancer/ADC for Azure is simple to provision within the Azure IaaS platform. Provision through the Azure management portal, LoadMaster becomes a Public Endpoint, Connect Application Servers to LoadMaster for Azure on creation of the new instance, Start load balancing your workload... Read More

  9. ControlUp

    ControlUp offers real-time visibility into your entire enterprise resources like you have never seen before. It's like having a dynamic excel pivot table of your entire enterprise resource fabric! It works on both physical and virtual desktops, including VDI and TS-based. You receive sortable views of every single process running on monitored machines, accounts, sessions, executables with process-specific and aggregate... Read More

  10. Veeam ONE Free Edition for VMware and Hyper-V

    Veeam ONE Free Edition is a risk-free way to experience firsthand the many benefits that Veeam ONE brings to virtualization management. With no restrictions on the number of hosts, management servers and Failover Clusters you can monitor and report on, Veeam ONE Free Edition lets you see how 24x7 real-time monitoring, resource optimization, management reporting and more can improve the... Read More

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