Top 15 PeakHour Alternative and Similar Softwares | Jan 2017

PeakHour 3 is a beautiful, network traffic visualiser that lives in your Mac OS menu bar. Its a powerful tool that provides an instant and historical view of your Internet, WiFi and other compatible devices.

PeakHour 3 is perfect for monitoring your compatible network devices*: Internet, WiFi, NAS, servers and more. PeakHour 3 gives you a real-time visual view of how much bandwidth your devices are using. In PeakHour 3, data is collected over time and can be analysed in the powerful new History view, which lets you see previous collected data for any time period at adjustable levels of detail.

1. NetUse Monitor

If you have a traffic cap on your Internet usage, NetUse will help make sure you don’t exceed your limits. Set your billing date and a monthly traffic allowance and NetUse will accurately show how much bandwidth you consume. Features:• Monthly usage data estimation• Warnings and notifications system• Status bar......

2. Verax NMS & APM

Verax NMS & APM is an IT service assurance solution for monitoring & management of networks, data centers, applications and clouds.Verax NMS & APM supports network elements (CISCO, Juniper, Adva, Foundry , etc.), applications (MySQL, Oracle RDBMS, Microsoft Internet Information Server, Apache Tomcat, IBM WebSphere, etc.), data center elements (IP......

3. NetMeter Evo

NetMeter Evo is the direct successor to NetMeter which had been in development by me until 2009. Compared to the old NetMeter it lacks some features like the traffic log and alarms. Also it doesn't support Windows XP or older operating systems. Since it is still......

4. BLËSK

BLËSK is a suite of applications for network monitoring and management. It is comprised of a mix of open source and proprietary tools that come pre-installed and configured on an optimized 64-bit version of CentOS Linux. BLËSK helps people see and understand the behaviour of their network. Anyone can quickly......

5. IPtraf-ng

iptraf-ng is a fork of original iptraf-3.0.0. IPTraf-ng is a console-based network monitoring utility. IPTraf-ng gathers data like TCP connection packet and byte counts, interface statistics and activity indicators, TCP/UDP traffic breakdowns, and LAN station packet and byte counts. IPTraf-ng features include an IP traffic monitor which shows TCP flag......

6. Ganglia

Ganglia is a scalable distributed monitoring system for high-performance computing systems such as clusters and Grids. It is based on a hierarchical design targeted at federations of clusters. It leverages widely used technologies such as XML for data representation, XDR for compact, portable data transport, and RRDtool for data storage......

7. NetCounter

NetCounter is a simple network traffic counter for EDGE/3G and Wi-Fi. It shows your data usage. Data are persistent and you can set the counters (monthly, last 7 days, today, etc) you need.......

8. BandwidthD

BandwidthD tracks usage of TCP/IP network subnets and builds html files with graphs to display utilization. Charts are built by individual IPs, and by default display utilization over 2 day, 8 day, 40 day, and 400 day periods. Furthermore, each ip address's utilization can be logged out at intervals of......

9. NetTraffic

Tool for monitoring network traffic (bandwidth) on selected interfaces.Features: graph and numeric values in real-time, works with any network connection, taskbar icon showing activity, statistical module, computer work time, distance traveled by cursor (mouse), predictions based on collected data, review of archival data.......

10. vnStat

vnStat is a console-based network traffic monitor for Linux and BSD that keeps a log of network traffic for the selected interface(s). It uses the network interface statistics provided by the kernel as information source. This means that vnStat won't actually be sniffing any traffic and also ensures light use......

11. ethstatus

Ethstatus is a console-based monitoring utility for displaying statistical data of the ethernet interface on a quantity basis. It is similar to iptraf but is meant to run as a permanent console task to monitor the network load.......

12. iftop

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 bandwidth usage by pairs of hosts. Handy for answering the question "why is our ADSL link so slow?".......

13. NetWorx

NetWorx is a simple, free and powerful tool that helps you objectively evaluate your bandwidth situation. It can ensure that you do not exceed the bandwidth limits specified by your ISP, help identify sources of network problems, and help track suspicious network activity. The software features highly customizable visual and......

14. NetBalancer

NetBalancer is an internet traffic control and monitoring tool designed for Windows XP/2003/Vista/Win7.You can use NetBalancer to set download/upload transfer rate priority for any applications and monitor their internet traffic.Applications with a higher network priority will gain more traffic bandwidth than those with a lower one.......

15. Network Monitor Freemium

Network Monitor Freemium is a free, commercial-grade network forensics and traffic analytics solution. Security teams immediately benefit from easy-to-use deep network visibility. Users are able to search against all observed network traffic, identify abnormal traffic patterns and application usage, and quickly analyze full packet captures. Deep Packet Analytics™ (DPA) detects......