NetHogs is a small 'net top' tool. Instead of breaking the traffic down per protocol or per subnet, like most tools do, it groups bandwidth by proc...

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Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network...

tags: analyzer network-analyzer network-monitoring network-security network-usage-history
platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD


iftop does for network usage what top(1) does for CPU usage. It listens to network traffic on a named interface and displays a table of current ban...

tags: network-monitoring analyzer network-analyzer network-activity
platform: Linux


nload is a console application which monitors network traffic and bandwidth usage in real time. It visualizes the in- and outgoing traffic using tw...

tags: command-line-interface graphs network-monitoring bandwith-usage
platform: Linux BSD Solaris


SmartSniff is a packet sniffer that capture TCP/IP packets and display them as sequence of conversations between clients and servers. You can view ...

tags: Portable monitoring sniffing sockets socks
platform: Windows


NetworkMiner is a Network Forensic Analysis Tool (NFAT) for Windows. NetworkMiner can be used as a passive network sniffer/packet capturing tool in...

tags: Portable internet-security network-analyzer network-security sniffing
platform: Windows


trafficWatcher is a small tool to monitor your network activity.

tags: Portable network-monitoring traffic-monitoring
platform: Windows

Bandwidth Manager

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager is a full-featured traffic management tool for Windows that offers cost-effective bandwidth control and quality of se...

tags: system-administration traffic-monitoring bandwidth-limiter throttling capping
platform: Windows


LANGuardian is the first and only deep packet inspection (DPI) software to provide SMB network managers with root cause information about network a...

tags: bandwidth-troubleshooting file-activity-monitoring file-share-monitoring hipaa-compliance internet-monitoring
platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux


Monitor network applications, personal firewall, trace whois, network speed limiter.

tags: peer-to-peer traffic-monitoring personal-firewall speed-limit
platform: Windows

Pirni Pro

Pirni Pro is a network security tool designed for iOS, and specifically for iPhone and iPod Touch devices. It is capable of intercepting traffic on...

tags: Jailbreak http network-analyzer regular-expression network-scanner
platform: iPhone

Throttled Pro

Throttled Pro optimizes your internet connection and provides QoS (Quality of Service) to Mac OS X. It provides both ACK packet prioritization and ...

tags: internet-speed connection-optimizer qos optimize-internet
platform: Mac OS X


AirSnare monitors network traffic for unfriendly MAC addresses and alerts you when a MAC address is found that isn't on the friendly list. AirSnare...

tags: Discontinued wireless-monitoring
platform: Windows Discontinued