Davenport WebDAV-CIFS (SMB) Gateway version 0.8.0 (beta)
This is the initial release of the Davenport WebDAV-CIFS Gateway servlet. This application provides WebDAV-based access to an entire SMB network, which enables users to connect to Windows and Samba shares via WebDAV clients.
Workgroups are browseable, and users are authenticated against a Windows domain. Non-WebDAV clients (i.e., "normal" web browsers) can also access the network of shares and download files.
When run over HTTPS, this application provides a reasonably secure means of accessing an internal Windows network over the internet without requiring a VPN.
More information is available at:
Davenport can be obtained via the "davenport" SourceForge project:
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