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  • Review: osTicket help ticket system

    Review: osTicket help ticket system

    osTicket is a help system for anyone from small companies to enterprises that need a means for help ticket submission and tracking.

    Jack Wallen · April 22, 2010, 1:52 AM PST

  • Review: MWSnap 3.0.0.74 screen capture

    Review: MWSnap 3.0.0.74 screen capture

    MWSnap is ideal for those looking for a simple one-stop solution for capturing and saving screenshots.

    Alan Norton · April 26, 2010, 1:29 AM PST

  • Review: PerfectDisk 11 Server

    Review: PerfectDisk 11 Server

    PerfectDisk Server takes the highly customizable workstation version of this defragmentation application and applies it to the server room.

    Justin James · April 27, 2010, 1:18 AM PST

  • Review: MozyPro Online Backup

    Review: MozyPro Online Backup

    Automated offsite backups, such as those powered by Mozy Pro, help ensure critical business data is stored safely in a second location

    Erik Eckel · April 12, 2010, 5:12 AM PST

  • Review: Diskeeper Server

    Review: Diskeeper Server

    Diskeeper Server is targeted strictly at system administrators and includes features such as centralized management and monitoring.

    Justin James · April 13, 2010, 1:02 AM PST

  • Review: TUTOS collaborative development suite

    Review: TUTOS collaborative development suite

    If your company (or department) is looking for a groupware suite that includes tools designed for product development you will want to take a look at the open source TUTOS.

    Jack Wallen · June 29, 2009, 12:45 AM PST

  • Review: iGoogle Customizable Web Portal

    Review: iGoogle Customizable Web Portal

    iGoogle is an incredibly customizable Web home page or personalized portal. Properly leveraged, iGoogle provides busy professionals with a single Web page for viewing and sending email, tracking tasks...

    Erik Eckel · June 29, 2009, 6:26 PM PST

  • Review: VMWare Server

    Review: VMWare Server

    VMWare Server is for any IT department needing to cut cost on server hardware and/or create a reliable sandbox testing environment that can mimic a live environment. VMWare Server also enables you to ...

    Jack Wallen · June 30, 2009, 5:41 PM PST

  • Review: Microsoft Network Monitor 3.3

    Review: Microsoft Network Monitor 3.3

    The Microsoft Network Monitor is a free tool for Windows PCs that allows you to see each and every networking packet that arrives at or is sent from the PC.

    Justin James · August 13, 2009, 12:55 AM PST

  • Review: Wireshark network analyzer

    Review: Wireshark network analyzer

    Wireshark is an open source network monitoring and analysis tool that can also read captured information from applications like Snoop, Sniffer, and Microsoft Network Monitor.

    Jack Wallen · August 17, 2009, 12:43 AM PST

  • Review: Zen Cart e-commerce application

    Review: Zen Cart e-commerce application

    Having a Web presence with a shopping cart has become standard fare for many businesses and enterprises. Zen Cart is an open source solution that is secure, feature-rich and ready to sell all of your ...

    Jack Wallen · July 26, 2009, 5:26 PM PST

  • Review: Dell Mini 10 Laptop

    Review: Dell Mini 10 Laptop

    Like other netbook manufacturers, Dell targets its Mini 10 model at highly mobile users needing access to basic office productivity applications, e-mail and the Internet while on the go.

    Erik Eckel · July 27, 2009, 11:38 PM PST

  • Review: PDF Studio document editor

    Review: PDF Studio document editor

    PDF Studio is a much-needed, cross-platform, suite of tools that allows the user to edit, annotate, extract, and do just about anything to or for a PDF document except create it.

    Jack Wallen · May 31, 2009, 5:05 PM PST

  • Review: Zoho Writer 2.0 (beta)

    Review: Zoho Writer 2.0 (beta)

    Zoho Writer 2.0 provides mobile business users, educational institutions and nonprofit organizations with a dynamic cross-platform Web-based word processing program that enables online collaboration, ...

    Erik Eckel · June 7, 2009, 11:31 PM PST

  • Review: Kinesis Freestyle Solo VIP keyboard

    Review: Kinesis Freestyle Solo VIP keyboard

    The Kinesis Freestyle Solo VIP keyboard is miles above the rest in easing stress on the fingers, wrists, arms, and shoulders.

    Jack Wallen · July 23, 2009, 12:49 AM PST