SyncBack v9 released with an improved UI, new sFTP engine and much more
May 31, 2019 – 06:16 | Comments Off on SyncBack v9 released with an improved UI, new sFTP engine and much more
SyncBack v9 released with an improved UI, new sFTP engine and much more

Backing up your data is hugely important. You could just rely on the cloud, but this means you need to remember to keep the files synchronised and you might not want to store your most …

Media server Serviio 2.0 released, adds multi-user streaming
May 22, 2019 – 10:04 | Comments Off on Media server Serviio 2.0 released, adds multi-user streaming
Media server Serviio 2.0 released, adds multi-user streaming

When we think about streaming a movie, our first thought is Apple iTunes, Netflix or Amazon Prime. We rush to sign up to these services, pay our monthly fee, and then search through old movies …

Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board
January 17, 2019 – 12:11 | Comments Off on Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board
Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board

Anyone who’s got a load of digital media lying about needs a media server, and while the obvious solution is to install Kodi or Plex, you might be missing a trick.

Although it’s still overshadowed …

Universal Media Server 7.0.0 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance
March 27, 2018 – 11:52 | Comments Off on Universal Media Server 7.0.0 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance
Universal Media Server 7.0.0 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance

The Universal Media Server Project has released Universal Media Server 7.0.0, a major new release of its open-source, cross-platform media server for Windows, Mac and Linux computers.
The server, which works with a wide range of …

Remote monitoring software O&O Syspectr is now free of charge
February 15, 2018 – 06:58 | Comments Off on Remote monitoring software O&O Syspectr is now free of charge
Remote monitoring software O&O Syspectr is now free of charge

Nearly every company deploys network monitoring tools which enable the IT team to keep a constant eye on remote servers. Downtime costs money.
Of course, network monitoring isn’t limited to remote servers. It can be used …

Panic releases Transmit 5 for the Mac
July 19, 2017 – 12:20 | Comments Off on Panic releases Transmit 5 for the Mac
Panic releases Transmit 5 for the Mac

Mention ‘ftp’ and most people think back to a term you’d hear in the late 90s, not releasing the technology is still used behind the scenes to upload/download files to any remote server. Need to …

mStream Express is a music server you can set up in seconds
May 26, 2017 – 14:31 | Comments Off on mStream Express is a music server you can set up in seconds
mStream Express is a music server you can set up in seconds

MStream Express is an open-source Chrome-based music server.
The program is built for simplicity and can be set up in seconds, without having to install anything.

VertrigoServ is an easy-to-manage WAMP server
November 17, 2015 – 11:06 | Comments Off on VertrigoServ is an easy-to-manage WAMP server
VertrigoServ is an easy-to-manage WAMP server

Setting up a web server can be a lengthy and complicated process, with so many components to download, set up and manage.
A WAMP server (Windows, Apache, MySQL, PHP) like VertrigoServ makes life easier by bundling …

devd is a lightweight http server
October 28, 2015 – 06:00 | Comments Off on devd is a lightweight http server
devd is a lightweight http server

Web servers can be complex, with many modules to install and a lengthy list of settings to figure out.
Devd is an open source http server for 64-bit Windows, OS X and Linux, which proves it …

MobaXterm 8.0 adds PuTTY engine, credentials, PowerShell support
July 20, 2015 – 13:09 | Comments Off on MobaXterm 8.0 adds PuTTY engine, credentials, PowerShell support
MobaXterm 8.0 adds PuTTY engine, credentials, PowerShell support

All-in-one remote networking toolkit MobaXterm 8.0 has shipped with the ability to create credentials for multiple sessions.
The latest build is packed with technology derived from the open source PuTTY, including the SSH/ telnet/ rlogin/ serial …

PingPlotter is a visual network monitor
June 3, 2015 – 06:05 | Comments Off on PingPlotter is a visual network monitor
PingPlotter is a visual network monitor

The standard Windows Ping and Traceroute tools are capable enough, but their console interface is, well, basic, and GUI versions aren’t necessarily much better. All too often you’ll need to wade through tables to find …