The open source virtualization software VirtualBox is lacking an option to run virtual machines as a Windows NT/XP/2003/W7/W8x service entity. VBoxVmService does the trick!
Disk Inspection and Monitoring
smartmontools contains utility programs (smartctl, smartd) to control/monitor storage systems using the Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology System (S.M.A.R.T.) built into most modern ATA and SCSI disks. It is derived from smartsuite.
Cybera is an Internet cafe administration system. It works with prepaid cards or client accounts or in a post paid Self Service mode. Features include workstation control, user rights lockdown, accounting, stats and screen replication for CAI.
Sudo for Windows (sudowin) allows authorized users to launch processes with elevated privileges using their own passphrase. Unlike the runas command, Sudo for Windows preserves the user's profile and ownership of created objects.
Startup Manager is a program that provides you the possibility to manage the Windows startup procedure. It offers you the possibility to control which programs automatically start up and more.
Kaboodle is an application which delivers a number of essential services useful to any small LAN administrator, including LAN visualization, remote control, file-transfer, and a personal-VPN capability to securely connect two LANs together.
SYDI is a project aimed to help system administrators in getting started with their Network Documentation. It can document Windows Servers, MS SQL Servers, Exchange Organizations and Linux systems.
SuRun eases using Windows 2000 to Windows 10 with limited user rights. With SuRun you can start applications with elevated rights without needing administrator credentials.
Skeep VNC Console is a FREE HTA application to deploy (Fastpush), control and manage VNC (UltraVNC) on client computers within a windows Active directory Domain. It installs them silently and without user interaction.
Centralized Windows Update manager and scheduler
Fine tune the Windows Update behavior from a centralized server. Works with WSUS server or Windows Update from Microsoft. Features : # vbWSUS_scheduler : - each host has its own schedule like : 0 10 * * 0#3 = 3rd sunday of each month @ 10:00AM 30 12 * * 6L = last saturday of each month @ 12:00AM 5 2 15 * * = every 15th of each month @ 2:05AM 0 14 L * * = last day of each month @ 2:00PM and more... - email notifications on update starting, finished or error # vbWSUS_admin, remotely : - install/detect updates - reset sus id - hide/unhide updates - list installed updates Configurable options (globally or per host) : - login/password - proxy server - wsus server - search scope - filter updates by severity, KB or title See README.txt or contact me for more information ! :)
Manage and interpret IPMI systems with common a software tool
ipmiutil is an easy to use set of IPMI server management utilities. It can get/set sensor readings & thresholds, automate SEL management, do SOL console, etc. Supports Linux, Windows, BSD, Solaris, MacOSX. The only IPMI project tool that runs natively on Windows. See ipmiutil.sf.net for rpms, etc. (formerly called panicsel). It can run driverless in Linux for use on boot media or embedded environments.
This program mostly covers MS Windows Regedit functionality (some things are still missing, though). In fact, the only 'advanced feature' at this time is a search/replace function. ATTN Vista & 7 users! You must run this program as administrator for correct operation.
SetACL: manage permissions (ACLs) on Windows systems from the command line or your programs/scripts. Supports all options available in Explorer, and more.
Net Manager - system administrator tool for manage computers in AD
Net Manager - system administrator tool for manage computers in Active Directory network. Quick Start(ru): http://goo.gl/h2qXs Change log(ru): http://goo.gl/p2C8y FAQ(ru): http://goo.gl/aQlPJ telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/DQM8AkR3-GuUykx6K4gVQg twitter: https://twitter.com/nm_exe
An OLD and OBSOLETE Win32 front-end for NMap Security Scanner
NmapWin has not been active nor maintained in more than a decade, so users are advised to use the official Zenmap GUI for Nmap instead (https://nmap.org/zenmap/). We are only keeping this NMapWin project live for historical interest. NMapWin is a native Win32 front-end for Nmap (https://nmap.org). It was written by Dr. Jens Vogt.
Shows desktop information on your screen
BGINFO for X, also called BGINFO4X, is a clone of the popular program BGINFO for Microsoft Windows created by Sysinternals. BGINFO4X is designed for pretty print useful information (CPU model, Hostname, IP address, OS version, Office version, and much more ...) on your desktop background or wallpaper. See the screenshots to see BGINFO4X in action. BGINFO4X is Multi Platform (Windows, MacOSX, Linux, BSD). BGINFO4X is Highly Customizable. BGINFO4X is Open Source. BGINFO4X comes with lots of Features. See the main Features below on this page. Find more information in http://sourceforge.net/p/bginfo4x/wiki/BGINFO4X/
Commands made Easy and practical for Unix/Linux
This software is made with the purpose of making easy the Unix/Linux Server management. Is made completly in Python, making this project as a OS independent. Was tested over Linux and Windows. For documentation go to http://www.life-microsystems.com/index.php/ecommands-documentation
Windows Software RAID Monitor
This little utility monitors the health of your Windows software RAID. It's based on Java, but can easily be called periodically from Windows task scheduler, and/or at system startup (configuration and batch file is included). WinRaidMonitor can send emails to a specified email address (supports SSL connections to SMTP server and user/password authentication).
A complete OpenSource Network Management System Is SNMP-Standard Oriented (tested on Cisco and Linux). It Integrates Syslog, Tacacs, RRDtool (Performance Graphs), Maps, Traps, TFTP, Autodiscovery, Sound Alerts, AAA, Modular and Extensible.
A general purpose macro recorder for Windows (written in C#) whose macros can be easily edited later (adding decisions, loops etc.) easily. Including a plugin interface to easily add new functions. You can also export the macro to C# source code.
Switches a network-attached-storage (NAS) device from the company Buffalo on and keeps it alive as long as you need it. This is done by sending wake-on-lan (WOL) packages via the network. Deployment via copy & paste, no administrator permission needed.
SMOz (Start Menu Organizer) is a tool that can organize the Windows start menu. SMOz has an easy to use interface with undo/redo support, batch organization, and can associate start menu items with installed programs to ease management of start menu.
This project is dedicated to developing a Win32 system service that provides Uni*-style CRON.
Automated software deployment, upgrade and removal script for Windows. Can be run as a service to install software in the background without user interaction. See http://wpkg.org/ for more info and downloads. See http://lists.wpkg.org/ for mailing lists.
Logrep is a tool for collection and presentation of information from various logfiles including snort, squid, postfix, apache, sendmail, iptables/ipchains and nt eventlogs. HTML-reports, multi dimensional analysis, ssh and graphs are available.