GNU Netcat, called Netcat for short, is an open source network debugging and exploration utility that can read and write data across network connections, using the TCP/IP protocol. The utility is fully compatible with a number of operating systems including Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, SunOS/Solaris, and MacOS X. The GNU Netcat is distributed freely under the GNU General Public License (GPL).
Developed at the Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California. Registered users may write checks to other registered users through e-mail or other network protocols. When the check is deposited, it authorizes the transfer of funds from the issuer’s account to the receiver’s account. All information is kept on a netcheque server, which […]
Officially called Netscape Communications Corporation, Netscape was founded by James H. Clark and Marc Andreessen in 1994 and was acquired by AOL in 1999. It revolutionized the computer software market by giving away for free its popular Navigator Web browser until it had acquired an overwhelming market share for this category of software. This strategy […]
- Network Load Balancing
Network Load Balancing (NLB) is a clustering technology offered by Microsoft as part of all Windows 2000 Server and Windows Server 2003 family operating systems. NLB uses a distributed algorithm to load balance network traffic across a number of hosts, helping to enhance the scalability and availability of mission critical, IP-based services, such as Web, […]
- Network Neighborhood
A Windows 95 folder that lists computers, printers and other resources connected to your local-area network (LAN). By default, a Network Neighborhood icon appears on your desktop, and the folder is also accessible from within the Windows 95 Explorer. The Network Neighborhood is designed to replace the drive mapping older system, which associates a letter […]
- Network Video Recorder
Abbreviated as NVR a Network Video Recorder is a network camera that enables simultaneous recording and remote access to both live views and recorded images. The NVR is used in conjunction with network cameras that capture images and then transmit compressed video over the network. NVRs can be used on a standard IP network.