Networking

Computer networks literally run our world of data exchange and communications. TechRepublic keeps up with the latest networking hardware and software, wired and wireless networking technology, and best practices for your network's security and performance.

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    Harmon.ie for SharePoint - Access and share SharePoint documents directly from Microsoft Outlook

    Free Outlook sidebar makes it easy to find, access, and share SharePoint documents. Find the latest version of a document without digging through e-mail. Drag an e-mail attachment or an entire message to the SharePoint sidebar to publish it on the server. Add document links to your e-mail message...

    Provided By Mainsoft Corp.

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    Free Software Trial Allows Capacity Planning for VMware

    In virtual server environments where all resource capacity (CPU, memory, storage, network) is shared, simple additions and changes can drastically affect server performance. For proper capacity planning of your VMware ESX infrastructure, you need a capacity modeling tool that emulates your dynamic data center. The patent-pending VKernel Modeler enables you...

    Provided By VKernel

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Secret agents: Make SNMP work for you

    Mark Underwood lays out the ways you can use SNMP agents to monitor network devices, and even set it up to send software alerts as well.

    Provided By Mark Underwood

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Free Virtual Appliance - Free VM Backup - Download for Hyper-V or VMware

    Unitrends Enterprise Backup Free Edition: Enterprise-Class Data Protection for Every Business. Unitrends has provided next-generation enterprise-class data protection to thousands of customers. Now with Unitrends Enterprise Backup™ we are offering a software-only solution available as a virtual appliance for Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere. Use our Free Edition to...

    Provided By Unitrends

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    An advanced file server backed by top cloud storage providers

    Store files in this simple and elegant file server that connects to the cloud. Store your company's files with cloud storage providers Amazon, Iron Mountain, Rackspace or Nirvanix using Nasuni's virtual file server. Free up storage space while creating offsite copies. The Nasuni Filer is the simplest, most secure way...

    Provided By Nasuni

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Simply a better NAS - Virtual Cloud File Server

    Nasuni's elegant cloud file server turns cloud storage from providers like Amazon, AT&T, Iron Mountain, Rackspace, Nirvanix or Windows Azure into an advanced NAS. The Nasuni Filer is the easiest, most secure way to store and protect your company's files. With Active Directory, DFS and CIFS share integration; the Filer...

    Provided By Nasuni

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Client Virtualization: Next Generation Technologies

    Next-generation technologies enable IT to increase productivity, reduce complexity, cut costs and improve management of devices. It's time to take a serious look.

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    Welcome to the CDW Security Assessment

    Network security is critical to organizations of all sizes and across all industries. The CDW Security Assessment can help you: Measure your network security against that of your peers Understand how various security threats can affect your organization Identify your potential vulnerabilities and learn how to address them

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    CDW Secure Remote Access Solutions - Tools & Trends

    Learn more about Remote Access Solutions

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    V-locity 3 Virtual Platform Disk Optimizer - FREE 30-day trialware

    Virtual infrastructures must be dynamic, efficient and above all else, fast because they process the most critical company data. But underlying resource use must be optimized or the platform can slow to a crawl. V-locity 3 brings an unprecedented depth of resource awareness and new technology for peak performance in...

    Provided By Condusiv Technologies

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    HTML5 Client for Web Access to VMware View - Ericom AccessNow

    Using Ericom AcessNow, a pure browser based HTML5 RDP client, VMware customers gain instant access to full-fledged VMware View desktops from any PC, Mac, Linux, Chromebook, iPad, Android, and other devices, e.g., tablet or smartphone, using any HTML5 browser supporting the WebSocket protocol. Zero client support and maintenance, lowers IT...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    Ericom Blaze RDP Acceleration & Compression

    Slow & choppy RDP experiences make it hard to work productively with graphics-rich applications & content in Terminal Services and VDI environments. Ericom Blaze software delivers super quick access to applications with high graphic content, such as pdfs, ppt, 2-D applications, and Flash. This stand-alone software accelerates RDP network traffic...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    AccessNow HTML5 RDP - Browser access to Windows apps and desktops

    With the growing diversity of end-user devices, the accelerating BYOD trend and the need to reduce IT overhead, organizations need to empower users with secure, browser-based access to Windows Applications and Desktops from any device, anywhere - simply and cost-effectively. Ericom AccessNow is a true zero-client - it runs entirely...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    AccessNow HTML5 RDP Client - Browser access to Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop

    Deliver universal, browser-based access to Windows desktops and applications hosted on Citrix XenApp (4.5 and higher) and XenDesktop - from Chromebooks and any other endpoint device with any HTML5 browser - including PC, Mac, iPad, Android device, locked down Windows workstations, plus more. No Citrix or operating system upgrades required!...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Aug 2008

    Riverbed CIO Bundle

    Discover how wide-area data services (WDS) can help your company stay competitive. In these three bundled whitepapers (available as PDFs together in .ZIP format), CIO Magazine discusses how WDS can help you remain competitive in a world without boundaries, how to keep remote and mobile workers productive no matter where...

    Provided By Riverbed

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    Take a Test Drive Down the Road to Better BI

    Sybase PowerDesigner is the industry's leading data modeling tool. But it can do so much more?improving business and IT alignment to boost productivity, providing customized options to enforce standards and regulatory compliance, and making your business more agile. But don't take our word for it. Take Sybase PowerDesigner for...

    Provided By Sybase

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery Server Edition

    Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery 8 restores systems in minutes, not hours or days, even to dissimilar hardware and virtual environments. Backup Exec System Recovery 8 now includes: flexible offsite protection to an FTP location or secondary disk; granular recovery of Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint documents or files and...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Podcast: 10 Things Small Businesses Must do to Protect & Secure Data

    Small business owners and IT personnel agree that securing and backup up their data is critical - yet why are so many businesses falling short? Often, they need best practices to know where to begin. Donna Childs, author and small business consultant provides guidelines so small businesses can take the...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Downloads // May 2008

    Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold Premium Edition v12

    WhatsUp Gold Premium Edition provides a powerful, cost-effective network and application management and monitoring solution for single-site networks of all sizes that installs, discovers and maps network connected assets in minutes. Leveraging SNMP v1-3 and WMI, WhatsUp enables predictive monitoring in combination with powerful alerting and notification capabilities to keep...

    Provided By Ipswitch

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Business Essential: Complimentary Vulnerability Scan

    This complimentary security scanner searches for endpoint vulnerabilities, including misconfigurations, missing patches, open services and backdoors. Run the scan to receive a detailed report so you can address security vulnerabilities before they become a problem. Find out if your endpoints are secure. Try this FREE vulnerability scanner now.

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Research: Leaders share software-defined networking's benefits, obstacles, favored vendors (AU)

    In April 2013, TechRepublic conducted an online survey to find out who is using software-defined networking (SDN), why they plan to implement it, and the results they've experienced.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2006

    Perform a wireless LAN site survey with this Excel macro tool and NetStumbler

    Learn how to perform wireless site surveys for optimum wireless LAN performance with the help of this Excel macro. The companion tutorial to this download is available as an article here. This Excel macro tool is designed to work with NetStumbler to help you complete a wireless...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jul 2009

    10 ways to avoid expensive application downtime

    An application management strategy can help IT maintain effective performance and service levels and prevent costly failures. Here are some key features and capabilities to look for in an application management solution.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2004

    Business Continuity Planning Software Tool Box

    Business continuity planning means going beyond tape backup systems, storage systems, and hot sites by developing a comprehensive, cost-effective plan that ensures the continuity of your key business processes, delivery services, and IT services during an emergency. To help you develop such a plan, several vendors offer business continuity planning...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jun 2012

    Free Inventory Reports with the Ratify Discover Engine - Software Download

    Ratify is a secure, cloud-based service that arms IT managers and CXO's with easy-to-read reports and fast answers to business-critical issues. The Ratify Discovery Engine automatically collects your network data, analyzes it, and maps it to an exhaustive set of licensing terms and purchasing options - usually within minutes. It...

    Provided By Ratify, Inc.

  • Downloads // Jun 2012

    Integrating Macs into a Windows shop

    Author Lauren Malhoit explains how to integrate Macs into a Windows shop. Topics include: Creating the connection between Mac Server and Active Directory Configuring Profile Manager and Time Machine on Mac Server Setting up Software Update service with Mac Server Setting up Mac Server as a print server Configure final...

    Provided By Lauren Malhoit

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    You multi-task at work. Your software should, too.

    All-in-One, Easy Batch Scanning- Kofax Express makes it easy for anyone to scan, organize and store documents, at speeds that make short work of batches big and small. Easy enough for beginners, powerful enough for pros; let Kofax show you the new Express route to document scanning. Free trial software...

    Provided By Kofax

  • Downloads // May 2013

    It's time for multi-platform Enterprise Mobility Management

    Smartphones and tablets are proliferating in the workplace, with corporate and personal-owned devices often used side-by-side, driven by user demand and business strategy. Support of BYOD, end-user device choice, multiple operating systems and personal use on corporate devices is increasingly common. But with multiple platforms, mixed ownership and higher usage...

    Provided By BlackBerry Enterprise Service

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    Turbulent times call for an agile application foundation.

    Does your IT change as fast as the market? A service-oriented architecture (SOA) provides a foundation that enables agility and aligns IT to business goals. This interactive presentation from IBM? will show you how to provide fast, flexible, reliable access to information, business-wide. It also covers methods to ensure trust,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM Smart SOA approach in action: Application Foundation Demo.

    This demo shows how the IBM? Smart SOA? application foundation helped JK Enterprises as their business expanded. You'll see how IBM helped them improve their agility and employee productivity?increasing their ROI, and decreasing costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata

    Instead of focusing on recovery after disasters, midmarket businesses need solutions that enable business continuity before and during them. Listen to the recording, "CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata," to see how the IBM? Comprehensive Data Protection Express solution addresses the needs of midmarket companies that don't have...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Integration Guide for IBM TivoliNetcool/OMNIbus, Network Manager, and Netcool Configuration Manager

    This IBM? Redbooks? publication covers the integration scenarios for IBM Tivoli? Network Manager, IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus, and IBM Tivoli Netcool? Configuration Manager. These three products working together provide a comprehensive solution for network and event management, and network configuration management, within the context of service availability and performance management.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    DAI-eBook: Application Foundation Industry eBook (Banking, Telco, and Insurance)

    A Smart SOA? Application Foundation from IBM WebSphere? provides the innovation and performance that allows you to build, deploy and manage robust, agile and re-usable SOA applications and services of all types. This foundation helps you deliver on business objectives while reducing application infrastructure costs. Watch this video to learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    Connectivity Video: Customer Reference Video-Mothercare

    IBM? WebSphere? technology provides a more flexible and dynamic way to handle your electronic business applications. Watch this video to see how Mothercare?, a leading retailer with 1,000 stores across 50 countries, reaped huge IT benefits and reduced their costs with WebSphere Message Broker and Websphere MQ.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work for Healthcare demo

    Watch this demo and learn how combining Business Process Management, Collaboration and SOA enables an ER to: significantly improve the quality of patient care; handle emergencies better; access proper medical expertise (regardless of location); and increase its efficiency and effectiveness.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    Introducing Microsoft Office 365

    Meetings from a laptop. File sharing in the cloud. Closing deals by videoconference. It all works together. Collaborate in the cloud with Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Lync videoconferencing. Starting as low as $10 per user per month. Begin your free trial.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Exchange Server 2010 Delivering Productivity Demo Showcase

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 demonstrations showcase Anywhere Access, Protection and Compliance, and Flexible and Reliable solutions.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    IBM Pulse Comes To You

    Pulse Comes To You brings the experience, value and education of the IBM Pulse global conference to your city! Learn how a dynamic infrastructure can provide the Visibility Control, and Automation businesses need to deliver innovative services and better serve customers on a Smarter Planet. Here IBM Executives and Industry...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Demo: Author and deploy rules using WebSphere ILOG JRules Business Rules Management System

    Learn how the WebSphere ILOG JRules Business Rules Management System (JRules BRMS) can automate decision making for data validation, eligibility and pricing in a real-world scenario. This demo shows how JRules BRMS allows organizations to gain a competitive advantage by adapting business systems to evolve with changing business policies and...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    ESG whitepaper: IBM Information Infrastructure Initiative Tames the Information Explosion

    The IBM Information Infrastructure initiative is a new and vitally important pillar supporting the firm‟s Dynamic Infrastructure: Helping Build a Smarter Planet agenda as it enables organizations to consistently gather, store, and utilize information more intelligently?which, in turn, creates more business opportunities, lowers operating costs, and helps mitigate risk.

    Provided By IBM