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Software that interacts with a network of computers or other devices.

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Wi-Fi Direct services scanner application for Android

I am searching for an application that can scan all the Wi-Fi Direct Bonjour services reachable from my Android device. These are the kind of services that I am looking for: Using Wi-Fi P2P for ...
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Project's file browser with folder thumbnails for Windows

I need to find a tool for a company to be able to view project folders accross the network from Windows clients. We have an WD My Cloud EX4100 NAS server with a folder that contains numerous ...
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Software to list all IPs on my local network

My local network is assigned IPs using DHCP, meaning that I don't always know which PC has which IP. Typically, I'd find which PC name was assigned which IP by going to my router's admin web ...
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Python module for PPPoE

I am trying to connect a new PPoE session, send and receive some data and close the session. I there a FOSS Python module to help me? Note that I have found https://github.com/jamiesun/pyras but it ...
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Network jitter/packet loss/latency measurement tool

I'm looking for a tool to use in my network and over the internet to calculate network jitter, packetloss, latency, bandwidth and any other useful metrics. After some Googling, I can't find anything ...
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Simple interactive windows firewall

I'm surprised I cannot find any windows application fulfilling following requirements: to behave as standard, simple, standalone and interactive windows firewall, nothing more not to be unmanageable ...
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Standalone authoritative DNS server for Windows

Similar to Tiny single process authorative DNS server for Linux, I am looking for a DNS Server software that runs standalone (i.e. is an exe that I double click, not a service that runs in the ...
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Load balancer with minimum number hosts in rotation

I'm looking for TCP load balancing software that health checks the upstream servers. The problem with the load balancers I've seen is that they have no limit on what they will remove from rotation. A ...
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Messaging Technology With Persistent Storage and Client Registry

Is there a server-technology that provides a continuous stream of entries to an arbitrary number of listening clients (APIs should be available for many programming languages, preferably through a ...
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Network sharing NTFS drives without a Windows workgroup or homegroup (Linux solutions welcome)

My Super User question is getting zero attention. Nary an answer, let alone a comment. So, perhaps I should look for an app, rather than an o/s based solution. I had a home setup - one desktop PC ...
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Push data to apps from MySql

I just stumbled over RethinkDB and I like the sound of it: RethinkDB pushes JSON to your apps in realtime. When your app polls for data, it becomes slow, unscalable, and cumbersome to ...
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Information gathering in Ubuntu and Backtrack

There was a program in Backtrack OS where we could give a domain name or an Email and it would search the Internet for all the information available in "Whois" result's all websites and made ...
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Python library to download and upload through SFTP and allow bandwidth throttling

I am looking for a Python that can download and upload through SFTP and allow bandwidth throttling (e.g. max download speed: 10 MB/s). pysftp can download and upload through SFTP but has no ...
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P2P communication framework for heterogeneous networks and devices (alternative to JXTA)

I'm looking for a framework that enables me to communicate network nodes in a P2P fashion (without a central server). The main requirements would be: Routing data/messages using the available peers (...
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Wireshark playback for regression testing

I have captured traffic of our application using Wireshark, so I have a PCap file now. I'd like to use this capture file to do a regression test of our software, i.e. I'd like to perform a playback ...
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Software for network switch

I want to connect a pc, call it pc1, to another pc, call it pc2. I want to use pc1 to send pc2's traffic to the Internet or forwarding it simply, Knowing that pc2 will be the one that has the web ...
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Synchronize files between three computers

I'm looking for software to synchronize my projects files between my PC and my laptop, frequently or in real-time. I'm a videographer and a motion designer, so I have big files. The main goal is to I ...
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IEEE 802.11 Wi-Fi Radar

I'm frequently finding myself managing (and troubleshooting) an increasing number of networks that are (more or less) overrun with scores of 2.4GHz; 802.11; Wireless Access Points; and (for the most ...
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Android app to log network requests

Can anyone recommend an android app that will log all network requests? The log must include the following data: The name of the app that made the request The date/time the app made the request The ...
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Tool to monitor how much Internet data devices are consuming in a home network, quota

I need a network monitoring program that I can run from my computer, but that monitors my entire network for my house. My ISP imposes a data cap of 300GB per month. Due to finances some of my family ...
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Web-based, free application that helps to manage IP subnets?

I need to manage my subnets, see how much free space I have in particular subnets, maybe aggregation or division advises and so on. UPD. Well I need something like ManageEngine OpsUtill for free. ...
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Version of ping with accurate and detailed statistics

I recently found out that the default Windows ping <IP> -t statistic is a bit off and the reason is that Windows counts a "Destination unreachable" as a valid reply (which may even be ...
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Simulating high-level LTE network with moving mobile phones

I want to develop a simulation for a mobile application that will download video (high traffic) from a server using LTE connection. There will be different configurations and scenarios and I want to ...
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Is there an online IPv6 <-> IPv4 translator out there some where?

I am looking for an online tool that can translate IPv6 to IPv4 addresses and vice versa. Is there one out there some where?
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Linux utility to have two TCP server sockets talk to each other

I have two TCP servers and each expects a client connection, but I need to have them talk to each other. This is how the connection looks like: DEVICE -> UART -> SER2NET -> XXX <- OFONO-...
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Basic network connectivity report (Windows)

I need a Windows program that a user with no technical background can run to see a few basic facts about his network connectivity: Is the PC connected to any network? If yes: Can we ping the default ...
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Is there a network config TUI that supports HTTP proxies?

I am building a headless Linux appliance. Some of its users will be running it in an environment that requires an HTTP proxy. I was thinking of having NetworkManager-tui running perpetually on TTY2 ...
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GUI Hosts File Editor for Windows

I've become quite tired of manually editing my windows hosts file (c:\Windows\System32\Drivers\etc\hosts). I would like a GUI editor that could make life easier when adding domain entries to this file....
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Keep HSPA+ connection up

I am developing an app that runs periodically some network test under a 3G connection provided from a 3G dongle. The problem is that when you try to do some pings or initiallize a download, you have ...
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Is there any Python based network simulator which can be use to design protocols?

For my academic project I have to build AODV protocol and implement security algorithm on the data using simulator. Example for simulators: Cooja, NS3 etc. But we have to use C or C++ in it. I want ...
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Python or C++ network library for web scraping with Tor

I would like a library for Python or C++, like urllib2 or Requests/Requesocks. It has to be able to do the followings: Sending requests over Tor(socks5) Do remote DNS over Tor (Requests/Requesocks ...
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Open Source Network Simulator

I'm looking for an open-source network simulator. I'd want to simulate different topologies, ie: Bus, Star, Ring, Tree, etc... It doesn't matter for me to simulate a Cisco product, only ...
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Windows Remote Assistance Android client?

I am searching for RA client on Android platform. Main aim I pursue is to be able to start RA session with PC that run Windows 8.1 Pro x64. Session should be started in a standard MS-native way (like ...
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Third party tools to scan ESX hosts, and retrieve the info, from inside my custom application

Currently we are trying to have the ability to scan our ESX hosts, so I want to run a tool which allows scanning ESX hosts inside a network. For example: a user enters the IP address, username and ...
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Capturing sent/recieved internet packets through Android

I'm looking for an Android application that reveals (logs) the sent internet requests and received responses' headers of any Android application.
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Is there a tool for changing IP addresses in Linux?

Is there a tool for changing IP addresses in Linux? Something that will do everything for me so all I have to push is random IP or something like that. Something like macchanger except for IP ...
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Master Host List enterprise application

I work for a large bio tech enterprise and we have an in-house application that needs to be replaced. I am responsible for selecting third-party applications which will be evaluated by our decision ...
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Recommended software VPN for Azure Private Cloud?

I want to run several VPCs for several clients. I would like to stick to Azure as my company currently uses Microsoft as main vendor. What I would like to accomplish is that client can use a software ...
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An open source video streaming application that uses RTP over UDP that I can 'make' from the source code?

I am looking for an application that allows me to modify its source code according to my custom needs. I have a packet with custom information with a separate software to process and do stuff with it. ...
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Remote Backup System needed

I work for a large organization that is not in the IT industry. As such, we have a lot of users that aren't very computer savvy. They know enough about computers to do their jobs, but not much more. ...
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Fastest or easy-to-use reverse-proxy for Windows

I need to proxying port 80 to localhost:81 and to virtualbox_guest:4567. Normally on Linux I use NginX, with this configuration: user nobody; worker_processes auto; worker_rlimit_nofile 131072; ...
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Share folder with files: better option

I am opening a programming club where I will teach coding. What I want to do is I want to create one folder (for example: PUBLIC) and share it through the local network using WiFi router. Yes, I can ...
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I need an RTOS with 10Gb Ethernet support

First, I apologize if this is in the wrong category, if you can direct me to a more appropriate forum or StackExchange site I'd appreciate it. I am trying to make a real-time analysis box. Without ...
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An android app that could send GPS data to a server

I am looking for an android app that could be used to track some smartphones, for research purpose. There are apps such as Family Locator, etc. However, these apps can only show you the visual ...
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Software to transfer large amounts of data

What are some software solutions for transferring data between servers that are not located on the same LAN network which can open multiple download connections and has error correction to make sure ...
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Network throughput tester

Can someone recommend a local network throughput tester? Specifically, testing throughput between network clients, not to/from the internet. Required Features: Test throughput between clients, in ...
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Implementation of RFC 6951 “Encapsulation of SCTP inside UDP” as a C library

Are there any open source libraries that implements RFC 6951, allowing applications to use SCTP even if it is not enabled in kernel or is blocked by NAT by encapsulating it in UDP?
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a free program to show how steady my network connection is

I recently signed a new contract with my ISP. They agreed to upgrade my network connection. The connection speed, as they told me, would increase at least two times. They also told me that my modem ...
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tool for passive device forensics

Not sure if there is a tool out there but I basically would like to find a piece of software or multiple pieces of software that I could install on all my hosts within a network, for example my office ...
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Microsoft Windows port forwarding?

While there are no end of great tools for Linux/Unix, I seem to be having difficulty finding something which will run in MSWindows. I am aware of socat, however I need a port forwarder which can ...