The Dude is a freeware network monitoring app filed under network software and made available by MikroTik for Windows.
The review for The Dude has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below. If you would like to submit a review of this software download, we welcome your input and encourage you to submit us something!
The Dude will layout your network on a map and will monitor services of devices:
The Dude network monitor is a new application by MikroTik which can dramatically improve the way you manage your network enviroment. It will automatically scan all devices within specified subnets, draw and layout a map of your networks, monitor services of your devices and alert you in case some service has problems.Features and highlights
The Dude is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from network software without restrictions. The Dude 6.43.8 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this network monitoring software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from MikroTik. This download is distributed as dude-install-6.43.8.exe.
We have tested The Dude 6.43.8 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.