Apposite Netropy – Hands-on Report

Patrick McCabe of the site WANbully (and SE for a major networking equipment vendor) had a chance to play with a Netropy WAN emulator and compare it to the freeware he previously used. Read his great Hands-On report here: http://wp.me/p76LRq-2q. Continue reading Apposite Netropy – Hands-on Report

TFTP vs. FTP: Comparison Testing with a Linktropy Mini2, Wireshark and a Cisco Router

See the Linktropy Mini2 in action, in this video from Network Computing magazine, testing the difference between FTP and TFTP. Using the Mini2, the comparison was completed in a matter of minutes and showed that with 1% packet loss on Continue reading TFTP vs. FTP: Comparison Testing with a Linktropy Mini2, Wireshark and a Cisco Router

How to Find Application Performance Problems

The main reason to use a WAN emulator is to test application performance.  But finding the problems are only the first half of the battle – the other half is fixing them.  The folks at Love My Tool (www.lovemytool.com), with Continue reading How to Find Application Performance Problems

Apposite Recorder for Android™ is Here!

One of the most popular features of the Netropy and Linktropy emulators has consistently been the Recorder.  The Netropy and Linktropy Recorders are free tools that we offer to record the latency and loss of the live network. The results Continue reading Apposite Recorder for Android™ is Here!

Happy Birthday … To Us!

Today marks the official 10 year anniversary of Apposite Technologies.  I’d like to say it’s been a long strange trip, but it’s actually been a pretty straight path. Most tech start-up stories seem to begin, “Once upon a time in Continue reading Happy Birthday … To Us!

The New Netropy N61 and Linktropy 5510 Models Have Arrived!

We’ve been selling the popular 2-port 1 Gbps Netropy N60 and Linktropy 5500 emulators since 2010 and they’ve been great products – small, quiet, and affordable. But now through the magic of Moore’s Law, we’ve been able to upgrade the Continue reading The New Netropy N61 and Linktropy 5510 Models Have Arrived!

WAN Emulator คืออะไร?

[The following posting is by Worakrit Khumngern of BlueZebra Co., Ltd., a reseller of Apposite’s products in Thailand.] WAN Emulator คืออุปกรณ์สำหรับทดสอบหรือจำลอง แบนด์วิดท์ (Bandwidth), ดีเลย์ (Delay), ค่าการสูญเสีย (Loss) และเงื่อนไขอื่นๆ ที่เกี่ยวข้องกับ wide area network ที่จะช่วยให้สามารถทดสอบประสิทธิภาพ (Application) ของคุณ WAN Emulator นั้นไม่มีคำจำกัดความหรือชื่อเรียกที่เฉพาะเจาะจง บางครั้งอาจจะถูกเรียกว่า ‘Network Emulator’, Continue reading WAN Emulator คืออะไร?