Free Tools

Last Updated on 13 Nov. 2015, Total: 44 Products

A frequently updated list of useful freeware tools for network administrators

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Netwrix Event Log Manager (Freeware)

    Collects and consolidates event logs from multiple computers across the network, provides archiving, and generates alerts... 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 Backup and Replication Free Edition for VMware and Hyper-v

    Cloning, copying or exporting a virtual machine (VM) can be time-consuming and resource intensive. And if you have to power off or pause the VM, it can be disruptive, too. But with VeeamZIP™ you can easily backup a VM for restore on any host. Whether you use VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, or a combination of both, Veeam® Backup™ Free Edition... Read More

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