Although an older article, it is important for IT personnel to tackle network traffic and provide a fast, clean and efficient network.
Bonjour is a chatty protocol, and with hundreds or thousands of Apple clients on a network, multicast traffic quickly swells to startling percentages (some universities report instances where this discovery traffic amounts to 90% of the network’s load)…read more
Another article on this chatty protocol- Apple Bonjour devices in the Enterprise
Want to see details such as IP addresses, MAC addresses and more using Windows 8.1 Network details?
- Double click on the network icon
- Click on details
- Select choose columns
- Select all
Create a temporary drive map with PushD. PushD allows a temporary drive map that can be used in a script to copy, delete or modify files or folders. When using PushD, the drive mapping will start at Z drive. You must have permission to use the folder of course.
The example above uses the itmanager folder that is shared in a computer named server.
Use PopD to disconnect
A good wireless planner found online. This tool allows you to export the map to Google Earth. Link
Although this product is in beta, it’s first appearance appears to be very promising. Read PCWorld’s review of Glasswire, an application that can keep an eye on your computer network to see what traffic your devices are receiving and sending. Read more at PCWorld.
Screenshots from a local VM network
This analyzer helps you to debug dozens of features that have a direct effect on your internet connection. From Berkeley, this analyzer loads a small Java file to your computer. Link