(The Hosting News) – Ipswitch today announced its WhatsUp Gold Engineer’s Toolkit is now available for free in booth 1751 at Cisco Live Las Vegas from June 28 to July 1 and online for a limited time at http://www.whatsupgold.com/PR/Toolkit. With its broad and robust functionality, the new WhatsUp Gold Engineer’s Toolkit helps monitor, diagnose and troubleshoot a vast majority of common network engineering tasks including the categories of: design and planning; discovery; diagnostics; DNS verification; remote control; and configuration and credentials management.
The WhatsUp Gold Engineer’s Toolkit features a single installation and user-friendly interface and is the only toolkit that addresses this broad range of categories from a single-credential library, allowing users to access any tool without having to re-enter credentials. The toolkit also has exportable, printable and sharable reporting results to simplify troubleshooting and share with upper management and to report on activities and status. The Engineer’s Toolkit is available now for free for a limited period at http://www.whatsupgold.com/PR/Toolkit.
“Network managers will be impressed with the Engineer’s Toolkit user-friendly interface and its ability to ease the burden of daily network and system administration tasks,” said Brian Gollaher, director of product management, Ipswitch, Inc., Network Management Division. “We will be doing hands-on demonstrations of the Engineer’s Toolkit in booth 1751 and we invite attendees to stop by to check it out and pick up a free copy.”
WhatsUp Gold Engineer’s Toolkit Categories and Features:
Design and Planning
Properly design subnets to use existing address space more efficiently
Stay informed on what devices are running on the network
Quickly identify responding and non-responding addresses , and available ports
Automatically gather IP address to MAC address information in the LAN
Visualize real-time ping results for one node or multiple addresses or hostnames
Rapidly discover device or network hop connectivity issues
Generate test traffic on the WAN for capacity planning purposes
Verify that corporate email servers have not been blacklisted
Visualize performance across SNMP-enabled devices
Quickly identify addresses with or without reverse DNS responses, or with forward DNS errors
Verify the hierarchy of DNS resource records
Remotely boot PC and servers
Visualize any active session in any device in the network from a single console
Configuration and Credentials Management
Remotely configure NetFlow across Cisco devices from a central console
Easily recover Cisco type 7 forgotten passwords
Pricing and Availability
The Engineer’s Toolkit, valued at $995 MSRP, is being offered for free for a limited time. Please visit http://www.whatsupgold.com/PR/Toolkit for a free download, or visit booth 1751 at the Cisco Live Las Vegas show for more information.