Visualware Inc. produces VisualRoute, a remarkably nice Java-based ping, whois, and traceroute program that automatically analyzes connectivity problems, displaying the results graphically on a world map. When configured as a server, VisualRoute provides visual traceroute services to web browser clients.
Version 14 ("2010") introduced the following new features:
Version 14.0d makes the following additional changes:
Pricing ranges from $49.95 for the "Personal" Edition to $395 for the "SupportPro" Edition. The online purchase page has more details. All Mac users can try the free online version. Highly recommended.
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For an interesting and objective third-party view of Apple's networking technology - from MacTCP through Open Transport and beywond - Peter Sichel's Sustainable Softworks page is unparalleled.
These are applications that are newer and of potential interest, but which I haven't yet selected for permanent inclusion. Have a look, and let me know if you think they deserve to be part of the permanent collection!