Free-Tool : Ping-Them 1.5 (new Version)

Sunday, January 22, 2012

var addthis_config = {"data_track_clickback":true}; Ping-them ,originally, was designed to validate computer accounts in Active Directory even though it can be used for testing any given IP Addresses. In this version I added IP Resolving, which enables you not just to ping the target IP , but also to resolve its system name (WINS/DNS). The resolved names will appear under "Ping Results". A new IP list TAB was added, containing the IP list of all target computers. Unreachable targets will be marked in red. You can...

Free-Tool : Ping-them

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

var addthis_config = {"data_track_clickback":true}; Occasionally I need to ping a group of computers to make sure they are alive, in fact pinging is the first operation for many remote tasks : cleaning Active Directory, running scripts, discovery operations, WMI queries, installing applications and more. I wrote a small tool based on PowerShell and windows forms, which can ping a list of computers and display the results in different columns.   Creating a computer list You can add computer names manually, by writing...

Free-Tool : Monitoring computers and servers with free tools

Saturday, May 7, 2011

var addthis_config = {"data_track_clickback":true}; Occasionally, a friend / colleague ask me if I can recommend a free network monitor tool. There are several free monitoring software like Nagios, Zabbix, Zenoss…which all share common features. Zenoss Core is a free version of the Zenoss Enterprise monitoring software .Zenoss Core can automatically scan your network and discover its infrastructure, monitor each device and invoke alerts when errors/problems occurs. The software can monitor applications,networks, servers, Operating Systems and virtual...