B i g B r o t h e r i s W a t c h i n g
Are you Available?
Big Brother monitors System and Network-delivered services for availability.
Your current network status is displayed on a color-coded web page in
near-real time. When problems are detected, you're immediately notified
by e-mail, pager, or text messaging.
Big Brother vs. Big Brother Professional Edition
There are currently two versions of Big Brother available.
Big Brother and Big Brother Professional Edition.
Big Brother Professional Edition is an enhanced version of Big Brother. It has all
of the features of Big Brother but adds additional
functionality. The chart below summarizes the differences:
|Big Brother||Big Brother Professional Edition
- Telephone, Email, Technical Support
- Point-to-Point encryption
- Simplified installation routine
- Automatic configuration for 24x7 self-monitoring
- Compiled versions for certain OSes
- Windows paging support (beeper and TAP/UCP SMS) with acknowledgements
- SpotlightŪ integration for additional diagnostic functionality
- FoglightŪ integration
If you are interested in Big Brother Professional Edition,
you can download
a 30-day trial or get more information at
for more information on Quest Software's complete application monitoring solution!
Big Brother is Free for Non-Commercial Use
Big Brother is appropriate for personal use (non-commercial) and use by non-profit organizations; others are recommended to use the Professional Edition.
Big Brother is provided in source code format for Unix and
Linux, and precompiled for Windows NT, Windows 2000 and
Windows 2003(client only). User contributed clients are
also available for Netware, Mac OS/9, VMS, AS/400 and VM/ESA.
For commercial users and companies looking at monitoring as a revenue
generating business, we offer commercial licensing, co-branding and
Big Brother is different
We don't advertise. If you're here then either you've found us in
a search, read something about us, or most likely a friend has recommended
Big Brother to you.
Click below to try Big Brother
(live view of our network)
Download the latest BB PE trial version
Download the latest BB BTF version
Unix server/client 1.9i (Dec 30, 2005)
NT4/W2K server 2.30 (Dec 31, 2003)
NT4/W2K client 1.08d (Jan 22, 2004)
Copyright © 2004 Quest Software. All rights reserved.
UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds
"Windows NT", "Windows 2000" and "Windows 2003" are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
Netware is a registered trademark of Novell, Inc.
"Mac OS" is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.
VMS is a registered trademark of Compaq
AS/400 and VM/ESA are registered trademarks of IBM Corp.
Spotlight and Foglight are registered trademarks of Quest Software, Inc.