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Slideshow: Ten Free Security Monitoring Tools

Freebie apps can save you money, but deployment may not be so free
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Another fully featured open source network management and monitoring tool, Nagios will keep tabs on network services, host resources, network probes. The tool can monitor via remotely run scripts and supports encrypted tunnels for remote monitoring.

Nagios display, screen shot first published on http://a9k.info/

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8/19/2014 | 8:56:55 AM
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Thanks for the list of the tools. I was surpsised that some of the named tools are free of charge as I have always thought that I have to pay when I get them. Are they really free or are they free only for trial versions?

I think sometimes it is better to pay and get a reliable and stable tool for th whole time. For example, I use the software Anturis, which is completely free up to 5 monitors. If you want more, then you will have to pay, but the price is about 25 dollars per year. I think with such tools guarantee constant support.

 
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