In an increasingly mobile world, IT pros are relying on smartphones to perform tasks for which they once lugged around laptops. And if your smartphone of choice is the iPhone, there are several applications, every IT pros should check out. During this TR Dojo episode, I'll look at five handy iPhone apps that TechRepublic blogger Michael Kassner thinks IT admins should add to their toolkit, including:
- Network Utility Pro - Codepacity
- Network Ping - MochaSoft
- SNAP - 9BitLabs
- RDP Lite - MochaSoft
- Telnet client - ThroughPut
For those who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or read Michael Kassner's article, "10 indispensable iPhone apps for IT administrators," on which this episode is based.
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. He was most recently Managing Editor for TechRepublic Pro. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.