Professional IT admins: 26 open source network management tools to help you do your job
Jeff Caruso and Lis Evenstad
Free or low cost tools for professional IT admins. Here are 26 open source network management tools to help you do your job.
Open source development has skyrocketed, and network management software has ridden that wave. Instead of spending a small fortune paying for software that may or may not do what you need, look out for (mostly) free open source tools to monitor, configure and map your networked devices. We have compiled a list of 26 open source network management software tools to help you do your job.