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EventSentry

EventSentry is an easy-to-use, flexible yet affordable real-time log, system and network monitoring and software/hardware inventory suite for servers and workstations. EventSentry monitors log files as well as the availability of all important system components, including their performance.

You can receive event log alerts through a variety of notifications (e.g. email, pager, etc.) and our filtering engine supports advanced features such as thresholds, day/time settings, summaries, timers and recurring schedules not found in other products. The unique real-time log monitoring component can normalize any OS or application – specific delimited log file type (e.g. IIS, DHCP, Firewall) for advanced searching and reporting.

EventSentry also helps companies meet the requirements of SOX, HIPAA, PCI and other regulatory requirements. With EventSentry you can consolidate events to a central database and create a variety of reports with the web-based reporting component. Unlike agentless solutions, EventSentry uses reliable agents which monitor your machines in real-time without any impact on performance or the network. Agents also ensure that your systems are monitored in real-time regardless of network connectivity.

Additionally, EventSentry also monitors services, disk space, performance, software/hardware, NTP and file checksums. EventSentry's compliance tracking feature normalizes Windows security events and provides insightful tracking information about Active Directory, application usage and logon activity. Network devices can be monitored through Syslog, SNMP and heartbeat checks. Environment sensors are also available and support monitoring temperature, humidity, water, smoke and motion.

EventSentry can be evaluated for 30 days; a free version is also available. Inquire for server and workstation pricing.

Axence NetTools

Free and comprehensive set of host monitoring, network scanning, security and administration tools, all with a highly intuitive user interface and just perfect for quick network diagnostics.

Axence NetTools Pro is a FREE but comprehensive set of handy administration tools, especially recommended for quick network diagnostics:

  • NetWatch: host monitoring with alerting, real-time & historical charts of response time & packet lost; e-mail & sound notifications available when a host is down; nodes names identification.
  • WinTools: lists exhaustive system information from Windows computers: running processes & services, registry, event log, disk, memory & CPU information, etc.
  • Port scanner: checks for all open ports and running services. It can discover some Trojans/spyware.
  • Network scanner: discovers all nodes in a remote network, their IP/MAC and services running on them.
  • NetStat: displays your computer's inbound and outbound connections, lists all open TCP/UDP ports, with the remote IP address & the process using the connection.
  • TCP/IP workshop: establishes low-level TCP/UDP connections to troubleshoot and test network services. It can send raw data to any remote port.
  • SNMP Browser: a full SNMP browser, so easy you can use it even if you don't know a thing about SNMP.
  • Other tools: fast traceroute shows information about every host on the route, its response time, and packets lost (full trace within 1 second). Lookup is like nslookup, but it shows you all DNS and WHOIS records at once. Bandwidth tool will measure network performance. NetCheck - with this tool you can check the quality of network hardware in your LAN.

Axence NetTools Pro is a freeware application - it just requires a simple, free activation.

1st File Hider Software

1st File Hider is a powerful tool designed to protect your personal files and sensitive folders. With exceptional ease of use, 1st File Hider let you be enabled to hide your files and folders any where . The lock and unlock object function are integrated with system pop menu. It's so easy, select object, click right button of mouse, done lock or unlock, that's all. If anybody want to access you lock object, the system will say "Sir, give me you password!", and the tools will record all the error password and user, then report to you.

ActiveXperts Network Monitor

ActiveXperts Network Monitor is the leading solution for monitoring every aspect of your LAN and WAN network. It proactively manages your virtualization servers (Vmware, XenServer, Hyper-V), network servers, printers, network devices, databases and more; It detects and corrects problems before network users start complaining. The product is extremely scalable. It's shipped with an impressive collection of pre-defined, built-in monitoring functions; but if this collection is not sufficient, operators can write their own functions in VBScript and add them to the configuration. The Monitor service processes up to 32 VBScript functions simultaneously.

When problems are detected, you're immediately notified by network message, e-mail, pager, or SMS message. When a failure is detected, the network monitor tool will try to recover the problem by running a system administrator defined program or by restarting a process.

The product includes build-in monitor rules for: Active Directory, ADO databases, ADSI, Disk Drives, CPU Usage, Disk Spaces, Event Log (with content checking), Exchange 2000, File Existence (with content checking), FTP sites, HTTP(s) (with content checking), ICMP/Ping, MS SQL Databases, Novell NDS, NNTP news servers, NTDS (NT4 compatible DS), NTP time servers, ODBC Databases, Oracle Databases (SQLNet), POP3 Mail servers, Printers, Processes, Services, SMTP Mail servers, SNMP, TCP ports (with handshaking), UDP, UNIX Shell Scripts (RSH), VBScript (custom scripts), WMI and more.

ActiveXperts Network Monitor is a complete solution. Regardless of what you want to monitor, ActiveXperts Network Monitor supports it all at a cost-effective price.

Activity Monitor 2002

This surveillance application is for real-time monitoring of users activities on network connected computers and continuous tracking of employees work time. Monitor all computers in LAN remotely from a single administrator's PC. Administrator can view remotely typed keystrokes in real time, view remote PC screen, monitor a list of running programs, view Internet surfing history, copy files from the remote PC, etc. Activities of the users can be stored in the log files on the remote workstations, for download later. Log files can be combined and exported to Microsoft Excel, HTML, or a delimited text file to generate reports on how much time users spend with particular applications, the programs they run, what sites they visit, screen shots and keystrokes. Have full computer usage statistics. Agent may run in stealth or aware mode. Version 2.6 allows to stop recording screenshots when computer is idle.

Applications Manager

ManageEngine Applications Manager is an Agentless Database Server monitoring tool that monitors a heterogeneous database server environment [Oracle, MS SQL, Sybase, IBM DB2 and MySQL databases]. It also helps database administrators (DBAs) and system administrators by notifying about potential database performance problems.

Using Oracle Database monitoring, you can monitor the performance of data files, tablespace status, database status, session details etc.

Using IBM DB2 Database monitoring, you can monitor the performance of Cache, Connection Statistics, Agent Statistics, Transaction Statistics , Buffer Statistics etc.
Using MS SQL Database monitoring, you can monitor Memory Usage, Buffer Manager Statistics, Connection Statistics, Cache details, Scheduled Jobs etc.
Using MySQL Database monitoring, you can monitor the Connection Statistics, Request Statistics, Thread Details, Query Statistics, Key Efficiency details etc.
Using Sybase Database monitoring, you can monitor Memory Usage, Connection Statistics, Database Size, Current Process, Current Transactions etc.

Monitor 25 Applications for $795 / Year

Axence nVision

A comprehensive solution for your network issues: network mapping & monitoring; hardware & software inventory; user activity monitoring; helpdesk with remote access, trouble ticket database & chat; protection against data leaks by blocking ports + a wide choice of alarms, reports (including real-time and historical charts), corrective actions, browser-based access - all in one, centrally managed software. FREE fully-functional 30-day-trial available.

  • network discovery and graphical presentation on interactive maps
  • proactive monitoring of network devices, servers, systems, services and applications
  • preventing disasters related to fires, flooding, or HVAC failures
  • notifications and corrective actions triggered by specific events
  • information on the installed software and purchased licenses, legality audit
  • details on hardware and system configuration
  • inventory numbers, scans of invoices and certificates, purchase and maintenance costs
  • accurate work duration, list of breaks, logging of viewed websites and used applications
  • software usage information, opened documents, screenshots
  • link usage per user in division to protocol, e-mail header monitoring
  • printout monitoring and cost audit
  • control of the far-end user workstation, even in a remote location
  • trouble ticket database, assignments to selected administrators, comments, appendices, screenshots
  • integrated internal chat and ability to send messages to users
  • control of access to Flash USB drives and other data media
  • permitting for the use of selected media on specified machines or by specified users
  • logging changes of files stored on data media (file operation audit)

CrossTec SchoolVue

Using CrossTec SchoolVue, an Instructor can broadcast their screen, multimedia files, or any user’s screen to other participants; record and playback screen sessions; monitor students as they work; carry on bidirectional text or audio conversations and lectures; create, administer, monitor and automatically grade tests; remote control a PC for one-on-one instruction and much more.

SchoolVue ensures the instructor is in full control of networked computers at all times with enhanced Policy Control to not only restrict the use of applications and web sites but it records what applications uses access and where they surf. SchoolVue also provides for timed Lesson Plans, includes Whiteboarding and enables instructors to co-browse live web sites with their users.

Distinct Network Monitor

Distinct Network Monitor translates complex protocol negotiation into natural language, pinpointing where errors occurred. Not only is it easier to use than any other competing products, but it also translates the packet negotiation into natural language, something no other network protocol analyzer does.

Distinct Network Monitor also captures several network traffic statistics for the network segment being monitored and provides a graphical representation of the statistics gathered. This feature may be used together with packet sniffing or on its own. When used on its own, the statistics can potentially span most of the network if Distinct Agents are installed on one system per subnet or switch.

Feature Summary: Captures network traffic and interprets it in plain English. Gives an intelligent interpretation of what actually happened on the network. Imports packet trace files taken with other networks analyzers and views them in Distinct’s plain English format. Supports high speed and wireless networks. Supports 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet and wireless TCP/IP adapters and 4/16 Token Ring cards. Works over serial line with a PPP connection. It allows you to filter at any level. You may filter the capture itself to avoid the collection of unnecessary packets and reduce the size of your capture. You may also filter a captured file and save the packets filtered to a new, smaller, more manageable file. Has a Remote IP Sniffing capability through its Agents. Gathers statistics related to the traffic seen by the system it is running on. It includes the ability to produce statistical reports in HTML format. Exports the network packet trace. This allows you to make use of the data gathered right in your application. Packet header information may be exported in a comma separated format (CSV) for use with Excel or imported into a database. Supports a wide range of protocols. It includes parsers for the most important protocols of the Internet including IP, TCP, UDP, HTTP, SMTP, FTP, POP3, IMAP, LDAP, H323, SIP, etc.

HealthMonitor

HealthMonitor is one of the most comprehensive system management tools available. One single instrument allows you to manage all servers and workstations in your organization and to keep an eye on their running.

HealthMonitor features include:

  • 50 different checks for system and network (connectivity, database, e-mail, performance, SQL Server, Exchange, and others).
  • dynamic error levels and actions when some problem is detected (send e-mail, sms, open a ticket, launch a script).
  • IT Asset management: hardware and software discovery, additional asset management, peripherals, processes and services from all machines.
  • Microsoft patches availability check and quick installation.
  • remote installation or upgrade of the HealthMonitor Agent or other software on all workstations.
  • integrated trouble ticketing.

From the userfriendly AJAX-based web interface, you will be able to view and analyze information about your system, manage your clients, check performance, carry out realtime checks and fix errors and problems, terminate processes, restart services, install and upgrade software, run scripts, and generate reports on nearly every feature of your system.

HealthMonitor makes system administration easy and effective, and will allow you to enhance your system performance and security, prevent problems, and minimize downtime.

Internet Rocket Homepageware

Internet Rocket is a simple tool for speeding up an Internet connection. Use the easy to follow wizard to optimize the registry for your Internet connection. The history makes it easy to keep track of changes you made to your registry. The built-in testing tool will make sure that you know what settings work for you. You can save your best settings to a file and share them with your friends or other Internet Rocket users. Even make broadband Internet quicker! DNS Rocket (an included feature) will also make your Internet go faster by caching DNS information on your hard disk. It does not get any better than this! The all new EZ Mode makes it possible for anyone to use without any trouble at all! FREE!

Internet Usage Monitor

Monitors the time spent on the internet and calculates the cost according to the local telephone charges as specified by the user.It automatically becomes active when you log on to the internet.It calculates the total time as well as the time spent each month specifically.It generates the outputs in the form of attractive graphs and charts.Yearly Reports are also generated. Both session by session usage and yearly reports can be printed.The graph shows the time and cost spent on monthly basis and also compares the current average and total time spent.Monthly breakup of the cost as well as the time is also given in the form of charts It also has a reminder facility which reminds you for closing the connection after a given period of time you specify.You can select any character from the 2 char Mr. Zap & Mr.Band who will remind you to close the connection.Multiple reminder option is also available.The program is skinnable.You can choose either from the predefined skins as well as choose your own.You can also switch on a timer which will provide you with the information like the time since you are connected and the money spent in the current ongoing session and also the time remaining for the next call to be applicable.

iOpus Starr

iOpus Starr is the most advanced desktop security monitoring tool. It allows companies and individuals to track the use/abuse of PCs easily and invisibly. It logs keystrokes, usernames, passwords, path names, access times, windows titles, both sides of a chat conversation, and visited Web sites into a password-protected encrypted file. The encrypted log file can be converted to plain text, HTML, or a spreadsheet format to fit different evaluation needs. In the stealth mode, Starr does not show up in the system tray, taskbar, or task list. For remote surveillance of networked PCs, Starr can invisibly e-mail the log file to another PC via any standard e-mail account or save the log directly to the server using any local area network (LAN).

Lansweeper : free computer inventory

Lansweeper is an automated inventory, reporting, and PC administration tool.

It can -very quickly- give you complete reports on your company’s server hardware and installed software, as well as a quick overview of "problem areas", such as unauthorized administrators or almost-full hard disks. You don't need to install any client's on your computers, just sit back and let Lansweeper do the work.

ManageEngine EventLog Analyzer

EventLog Analyzer is a web based, real time, agent less, event log and application log monitoring and management software. The event log analyser software collects, analyzes, reports, and archives, Event Log from distributed Windows hosts, SysLog from distributed Unix hosts, Routers, Switches, and other SysLog devices, Application logs from IIS web server, IIS FTP server, MS SQL server, Oracle database server, DHCP Windows and Linux servers.

EventLog Analyzer is a web based, real time, agent less, event log and application log monitoring and management software. The event log analyser software collects, analyzes, reports, and archives, Event Log from distributed Windows hosts, SysLog from distributed Unix hosts, Routers, Switches, and other SysLog devices, Application logs from IIS web server, IIS FTP server, MS SQL server, Oracle database server, DHCP Windows and Linux servers.

EventLog Analyzer features are:

  • Can be installed on Windows or Linux with cross platform log collection
  • Supports heterogeneous devices
  • Supports application specific logs (IIS Web & FTP servers, DHCP Windows & Linux, MS SQL, Oracle Audit)
  • Compressed, encrypted, hashed and time stamped archive of log files
  • Canned and custom PUMA, Security and Trend reports in multiple formats
  • Automatic scheduled report generation and distribution
  • PCI, HIPAA, SOX and GLBA compliance reports for Windows event log and Syslog
  • Automated alerts generation, Email, SMS & SNMP Trap notifications and run program
  • Rebrandable web client

EventLog Analyzer - Distributed Edition is a scalable and globally distributed monitoring solution with unified console view.

MetaLAN Windows Systems Management

MetaLAN is a small, fast, reliable and easy to use Windows network management system. It is agent-less, meaning no software needs to be installed on the network computers for full integration and control. It can be run standalone or as a server side service that collects data from the network on a continual basis for a team of administrators and helpdesk staff.

Whether you are in charge or planning new server and workstation infrastructure or supporting users day to day, MetaLAN provides the tools to get the job done without fuss. Remote control, real time reporting, Wake On LAN, remote shutdown, hardware inventory, storage tracking, software license compliance, health monitoring, registry search and manipulation are just some of the features included. The licensing model means you don't need to pay extra if you hire additional staff or contractors.

Comprehensive help is provided. However, because of our design philosophy, most users will need no training or help to manage the computers, software and users on your network.

NetVizor

NetVizor allows you to monitor user activities anywhere on your network. Here is a list of some of the awesome monitoring features NetVizor provides, keystroke logging and much more. Not only can NetVizor provide powerful monitoring over your network usage, but NetVizor can also allow for administration of users, or an entire network, with simple point and click commands.

Network Inventory Advisor

Network Inventory Advisor audits all network software and hardware simply and efficiently. Network Inventory Advisor automatically queries all network assets and builds ready-to-use network inventory reports.

It stores inventory snapshots of the whole network and allows tracking all hardware changes, auditing software licenses and collecting invaluable network data. With Network Inventory Advisor you can manage Windows, Mac OS, Linux nodes and other network devices in one place.

OPNET

IT Service Assurance

OPNET Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of solutions for IT Service Assurance. OPNET provides the industry's most comprehensive, integrated solution suite for application and network performance management. OPNET's solutions deliver broad visibility and monitoring across infrastructure domains as well as deep data collection and analytics to enable powerful root cause diagnosis.

  • Breadth: Provides visibility across the application footprint, including Java, .NET, custom applications; web and application servers;, database servers; client machines; routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, and WAN accelerators
  • Depth: Obtain high quality, fine-grained data specifically targeted at troubleshooting application performance
  • Integration across domains: Ability to obtain, analyze and report on data that allows a progressively deeper analysis starting with a symptom, going through triage, and leading to root cause isolation
  • Analytics: True correlation of performance-related metrics and events, adaptive base-lining of performance metrics, rules-driven analysis, and advanced visualization that synchronizes data across application tiers to present an integrated view
  • Low Overhead: Patented, industry-leading capabilities for collection, long-term storage, rapid retrieval of high-volume, fine-grained data, and automated configuration and tuning of the management solution

OPNET’s solutions have been operationally proven in thousands of customer environments worldwide.

Spector Pro

Spector Pro captures and organizes ACTUAL Emails (SMTP and web-based services such as Hotmail), Chat Conversations, and Instant Messages and includes the best Keystroke Logger available anywhere!

PLUS - built in Intelligence will examine and analyze all PC activity to determine if you should be NOTIFIED IMMEDIATELY.

SpyAnytime PC Spy

This is a powerful spy software to secretly track all activities of computer users with just a single click, and it does NOT require you to have advanced computer skills at all. It allows you to monitor and record all areas of computer usage, e.g. keystroke, e-mail, online chat, passwords, Web sites, and take screen snapshots every few seconds like a surveillance camera. Features include autostart monitoring, password protection, halt on idle, sorting and searching records, HTML report, screen snapshots playback, as well as a highly self-explanatory interface.

Have you ever wondered what your spouse, kids or employees have been doing on the computer and Internet? Is your spouse engaging in online sexual conversation while you are asleep? Are your kids taking secret chat conversations with an adult stranger? Are your employees emailing your business secret to your competitors? If you do worry about these issues, then SpyAnytime PC Spy is the right choice!

SpyAnywhere

SpyAnywhere is a powerful web-based remote administration and monitoring software tool that can be used in a multitude of ways. Parents, spouses, employers, network administrators, and personal computer users are just a few examples of people who use SpyAnywhere for their remote monitoring needs. Below are some popular uses for our SpyAnywhere software. Use it to:

  • Monitor your Children's Computer Usage
  • Track your Employee's Activities
  • Web-based Remote Monitoring
  • Web-based Remote Administration

Spytector

Spytector is the ultimate invisible and undetectable keylogger (spy) software that completely satisfies your PC monitoring and surveillance needs. Spytector server is running in total stealth, undetectable even for advanced users, perfect for monitoring the way your PC is used. The trial version of Spytector is detected by few antivirus applications, even if it's not a trojan or a hacking tool. Spytector is a commercial legitimate keylogger and our customers must be able to use Spytector on their computers in the same time with other security applications, so the version they receive (the full version) will be undetected for all the well known antivirus products. Our powerful and professional key logger can be used by home and corporate users. All the PC activity is stored in secured encrypted log files. The logs are received either by email or FTP (the log sending procedure is invisible and undetectable for many local firewalls) and afterwards they can be converted in eye catching reports by the in-built Log Viewer. The full colored logs can be saved as RTF or HTML files.

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SystemSkan

SystemSkan is a comprehensive information access control tool, which provides the administrator with the ability to view and record every employee's actions on the computer network, including, but not limited to, Internet and email activity. In order to compliment this data tracking functionality, SystemSkan also allows you to restrict users from accessing certain files, programs websites or other applications, independent of their source.

Total Network Inventory 2

Introducing Total Network Inventory 2, PC audit and software inventory solution.

Introducing Total Network Inventory 2, PC audit and software inventory solution.

  • Network scanning: Windows, Mac OS X and Linux-based computers can be scanned without preinstalled agents. Scan single nodes, network address ranges or Active Directory structure.
  • Inventory:each computer takes several dozen of kilobytes in the centralized storage of TNI 2. Total Network Inventory 2 will show your network in all its beauty!
  • Reports: create flexible reports on different data categories. Build table reports with hundreds of fields of TNI 2 data model. Software accounting: the list of software found in the network is at your service. Just in a few clicks you will see the number of software copies and get the list of computers it is installed on.

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