Free Network Monitoring Tools

WhatsUp Gold free network monitoring tools are designed to make your job easier. These are some of the best tools for helping you manage network bandwidth, Syslog data, configuration files, virtual machines and more. Get the information you need to solve problems. Download some of the best free network tools for network administrators from the makers of the award-winning WhatsUp Gold network management software.

WhatsUp Gold Starter

Our first-ever free edition of WhatsUp Gold comes with a 5-point license and enables you to:

  • Map your network with connectivity information.
  • Monitor staging labs or wireless access points
  • Manage network equipment configurations and more...
Download WhatsUp Gold Starter

Exchange Monitor

Ensure application availability in a Microsoft Exchange environment.


IIS Monitor

Monitor Microsoft IIS and identify performance issues.


Active Directory Monitor

Track Microsoft Active Directory availability and performance.


Visual Traceroute

Identify and isolate network connectivity problems.


SQL Server Monitor

Monitor and keep Microsoft SQL Server running smoothly.


TFTP Server

Securely transfer operating system software or device config files.


Syslog Server

Collect, save, view or forward syslog messages from anywhere on your network.


Virtual Machine Manager

Ensure a reliable and efficient virtual infrastructure by monitoring which business-critical resources are being hogged by virtual machines.


Free Toolkits

Network Manager’s Free Toolkit

This free toolkit contains WhatsUp Syslog Server, Visual Traceroute and TFTP Server.


Systems Administrator Toolkit

This free toolkit has the sysadmin’s monitoring essentials for AD, IIS and SQL Server.