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to manage your IoT devices or as a lightweight alternative to VPN for targeted access into customer networks. * * * ngrok is easy to install. Download a single binary with _zero run-time dependencies_ for any major platform. Unzip it and then run it from the command line. Mac OS X 64-Bit Download
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ngrok alternatives

  • Pagekite

  • Bring your localhost servers on-line.PageKite is software that gives your localhost servers names and makes them globally visible. It works with any computer and any Internet connection.It's so easy you'll never want to think about routers, IP addresses or other technicalities again. It's open source, too!

    tags: http-daemon http-server localhost networking web-server

  • Expose your local PC to Internet from behind firewall and without real IP address

    tags: development nat openvpn openvpn-based port-forwarding
  • Serveo

  • Use it like ssh -R 80:localhost:8888

    tags: port-forwarding ssh ssh-tunnel tunneling
  • beame-insta-ssl

  • beame-insta-ssl is open-source and free to use! It makes it easy for any web developer to make use of encryption - and get secure communications.

    tags: aes-encryption cyber-security networking networking-tool privacy-tools
  • Teleconsole

  • Teleconsole is a free service to share your terminal session with people you trust. Your friends can join via a command line via SSH or via their browser over HTTPS. Use this to ask for help or to connect to your own devices sitting behind NAT.

    tags: ssh
  • Dataplicity

  • Access your Raspberry Pi from any browser!

    tags: reverse-ssh ssh
  • Yaler

  • Yaler is a simple, open and scalable relay infrastructure for secure access to embedded systems.

    tags: connectivity curl embeddable https internet-of-things
  • Openport

  • Openport is an easy and secure reverse SSH.Forward any port, keep track of your machines, share files.Openport builds a tunnel from your machine to the outside world, so your friends can connect to your services or files directly. Don't worry about firewalls, DNS or FTP.

    tags: network-and-admin networking port-forwarding reverse-ssh ssh-tunnel