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Case Study: Carvajal Technology & Services

August 10th, 2016 No comments

Colasoft Announces Release of Capsa Network Analyzer v9.0

June 24th, 2016 Comments off

June 21, 2016 – Colasoft LLC, a leading provider of innovative and affordable network analysis solutions, today announced the availability of Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer v9.0, a real-time portable network analyzer for wired and wireless network monitoring, bandwidth analysis, and intrusion detection. Together with the new release of Capsa, Colasoft MAC Scanner, Ping Tool, Packet Player and Packet Builder are all enhanced and released to the public.

Network traffic could be analyzed based on local processes in Capsa v9.0. The new release provides a Process View and a Process Explorer, with which users could easily find the network conversations for a local process, listing process name, process ID and bytes. By only a few clicks, packets data for proc

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Colasoft Announces Release of nChronos Network Performance Analysis Solution v5.1

April 27th, 2016 Comments off

April 26, 2016 – Colasoft (www.colasoft.com), an innovative provider of powerful and affordable network analysis solutions, today announced the release of its flagship product Colasoft nChronos Network  Performance Analysis Solution v5.1. With the packets of user-defined applications can be stored with truncated length now, the storage and retrieval performance are greatly improved. In addition, HTTP packets reconstruction and packets replay link are now available in nChronos 5.1, allowing network managers to easily monitor network activities and replay packets for abnormality diagnosis.

People have attached more and more importance to the security of the web information. While as the central protocol of web’s application layer, HTTP forms the founda

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Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer v8.3 is Available Now!

March 29th, 2016 No comments

We are very pleased today to announce that a new version of Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer, a real-time portable network analyzer for wired and wireless network monitoring, bandwidth analysis, and intrusion detection, is now available.

Capsa Network Analyzer v8.3 comes with the following improvements and fixed bugs:

  • The Windows 10 operating system logs off from time to time when starting Capsa.
  • Added name table cannot be auto-saved.
  • Packet files with capitalized extension cannot be replayed.
  • Log View settings in Analysis Profile cannot be auto-saved.
  • For wireless analysis, no packets are shown on the Packet view when a MAC address is selected in the Node Explorer.

A free trial of Capsa network analyzer v8.3 is available for download at:http://www.colasoft.com/download/products/download_capsa.php

Colasoft Announces Release of Capsa Network Analyzer v8.2

February 25th, 2016 No comments

February 23, 2016 – Colasoft LLC, a leading provider of innovative and affordable network analysis solutions, today announced the availability of Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer v8.2, a real-time portable network analyzer for wired and wireless network monitoring, bandwidth analysis, and intrusion detection. The data flow display and protocols recognition are optimized in Capsa Network Analyzer 8.2.

Capsa v8.2 is capable of analyzing the traffic of wireless AP with 2 channels. Users can choose up to 2 wireless channels to analyze the total traffic which greatly enhances the accuracy of wireless traffic analysis. Hex display of decoded data is added in Data Flow sub-view in TCP/UDP Conversation view. Users can switch the display format between hex and text in Capsa v8.2.

Besides the optimizations of Data Flow sub-view in TCP/UDP Conversation view, with the continuous improvement of CSTRE (Colasoft Traffic Recognition Engine), Capsa 8.2 is capable of recognizing up to 1546 protocols and sub-protocols, which covers most of the mainstream protocols.

“We have also enhanced the interface of Capsa which improves user experience”, said Brian K. Smith, Vice President at Colasoft LLC, “the release of Capsa v8.2 provides a more comprehensive network analyze result to our customers.”

A free trial of Capsa network analyzer v8.2 is available for download at: http://www.colasoft.com/download/products/download_capsa.php

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Case Study: Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc.

January 14th, 2016 No comments
  “Colasoft’s Capsa is a very good product which is worth the price. It could make deep analysis of Network and display very good intuitive interface. Capsa helps me to understand about the real-time situations of the Network.”

– Luis Guajardo, IT Network Engineer, Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc.

Company Brief

As a member of the Panasonic family, Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. (Universal) is committed to the highest quality, leading edge research and development. With a comprehensive product line and a team of experts standing by to customize its technology to specific needs, Universal can provide the perfect lighting solution to maximize energy savings in any commercial or industrial application, including compact and linear fluorescent ballasts, HID and eHID ballasts, and the complete EVERLINE® family of LED light engines, modules, and drivers.

The Challenge

Universal is a company with multiple locations and is connected by MPLS Wan Network. To analyze the complicated Network, Universal needs a Network analyzer which has intuitive and simple real-time graphic dashboard with deep analysis.

Comparing with other network analyze products which Universal used before, a product which is easy to implement and tune up and displays clear graphic is what it needs. Also, Universal plan to display a network dashboard in a big TV to monitor the real-time network behavior.

The Solution

The Full Screen Interface with a lot of predefined metrics to plot of Colasoft Capsa is what Universal is searching for. Capsa could analyze network in real-time with threshold to send alerts of abnormal behaviors and display a nice graphic interface dashboard.

Simple to implement, Colasoft Capsa helps the IT experts in Universal well understand what is happening in the network. Besides, the sound alters and email alerts of Capsa helps IT experts to find out what is out of the normal Network flow.

Voice

“By avoiding unnecessary WAN traffic, Colasoft Capsa makes our production network run clean. It saves our time and money.”

Contact Info

Address: 51 Century Blvd Ste 230, Nashville TN. 37214
Phone: +1(615)316-5353
Email: LGuajardo@unvlt.com
Website: www.unvlt.com

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Case Study: Credit Union of Denver

January 13th, 2016 No comments
  Colasoft’s products offer several tools to help us identify devices and traffic anomalies on our network. They also offer the Wi-Fi application to assist in further network issues or privacy concerns. Colasoft’s Capsa is affordable and efficient!”

– Benjamin Shumaker, NISO, Credit Union of Denver

Company Brief

As one of Colorado’s oldest and largest member-owned financial cooperatives, Credit Union of Denver provides its members with more overall value in the form of excellent rates, outstanding service, superior products and convenient access. By leveraging over 81 years of experience to keep operating costs low, membership returns high, and by making member satisfaction a top priority, Credit Union of Denver makes achieving financial goals smarter and more rewarding than ever before.

The Challenge

As a credit union, Credit Union of Denver needs quick identification of potential problems. They use multiple PC based applications as well as 3rd party browser based interfaces that require secure, fast, smooth delivery results. Changes to their environment can lead to negative impact on performance of network related information. Therefore, trying to identify the offending application or network breakdown is an urgent challenge of Credit Union of Denver.

The Solution

Comparing with some network analyzer they used before, Credit Union of Denver would like to choose a network analyzer which is easy to understand and adapt. The user-friendly interface of Capsa is what they want.

In the fast-paced financial industry, everything needs a quick result. By using Capsa, Credit Union of Denver is able to immediately identify applications which are inefficient and causing lots of unnecessary network traffic. Colasoft’s Capsa helps the company identify performance issues on network and save time at pin pointing the applications or networks causing the problem.

Voice

“The look and feel was great. Ability to capture packets, inspect, and diagnose were impressive. The overall Mapping ability to see where all the traffic is flowing, most popular hits, or congestive areas were visible.”

“The product was so easy that we did not require any support.”

Contact Info

Address: 9305 W. Alameda Ave Lakewood, Colorado 80226
Phone: 303-234-1700
Email: Secadmins@cudenver.com
Website: www.cudenver.com

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Case Study: TripleTech IT Solutions

January 13th, 2016 No comments
  “Colasoft’s Capsa is exactly what we are looking for. After the first time using it, we just stopped searching for any other network analysis software. It is a great product with competitive price. Besides, Colasoft’s Capsa is easy to implement and has a lot of features and very good reports.”

– Vinicius Barrado, IT Director, TripleTech IT Solutions

Company Brief

TripleTech IT Solutions offers outsourcing and consulting/services in network, security and database.

The Challenge

As a consulting and outsourcing company, TripleTech IT Solutions needs software which could analysis clients network in an easy and clear way and counts a lot whether the software could provide them a detail report. Besides, TripleTech IT Solutions needs software which could cost less time to generate reports of network.

The Solution

Easy to implement, Colasoft Capsa gives a quick report which is the principal criteria for TripleTech IT Solutions to find a network analyzer.

After using Capsa, business process Network analysis of TripleTech IT Solutions is enhanced, because it saves TripleTech IT Solutions a lot of time and money in producing the final report for their clients.

Voice

“Capsa enhanced my Network Analysis process and save me time and money.”

Contact Info

Address: Av. Nazare, 1139, São Paulo – SP
Phone: +5511995886048
Email: vinicius.barrado@tripletech.com.br
Website: www.tripletech.com.br

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Colasoft Announced Release of nChronos Network Analysis Appliance v5.0

December 2nd, 2015 No comments

Tulsa, OK – December 1, 2015 – Colasoft LLC (www.colasoft.com), an innovative provider of powerful and affordable network analysis solutions, today announced the release of its flagship product Colasoft nChronos Network Forensic Analysis Application v5.0. The OS architecture is greatly optimized in this version which helps make network monitoring and analysis much more convenient and efficient than ever before. This release comes with groundbreaking functional design and analysis processing technology, such as twin-engine application protocol analysis and the new customizable analysis views.

nChronos v5.0 provides high-performance network analysis for Cloud-Computing Datacenters by supporting 10 Gbps+ linear analysis with a new system architecture and processing engine, nanosecond-level analysis of packets, multi-link analysis technology and flexible storage capacity. It’s the perfect solution for high performance Cloud-Computing Datacenters which are in need of higher precision analysis. This new version provides an even greater user experience with many functionality improvements. Below are some of the highlights for nChronos v5.0:

• Added Statistics between Segments tab in the Link Analysis view.

• Supports customized field in the Reports view.

• Advanced Filter in the Link Analysis view.

• Supports quick report generation in the Link Analysis view.

• Graphs can be displayed and exported in the Link Analysis view.

• Supports View Management.

Users can choose to display or hide the views as well as set displaying orders. “For customers with demanding requirements for the high availability and operation of their data centers, nChronos is an ideal choice”, said Brandon Lewis, Director of Customer Services at Colasoft, “With nChronos, every single packet that goes through a user’s network is captured, recorded and able to be reviewed at any time.” An evaluation version of nChronos 5.0 is available for download on Colasoft website at www.colasoft.com.

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Colasoft Announces the Release of Capsa Network Analyzer 8.0

June 17th, 2015 No comments

June 16, 2015– Colasoft LLC, a leading provider of innovative and affordable network analysis software solutions, today announced the release of the latest version of Capsa network analyzer, a real-time portable network analyzer for wired and wireless network monitoring, bandwidth analysis, and intrusion detection. Capsa Network Analyzer 8.0 is based on the Third-generation Colasoft Traffic Recognition Engine (CSTRE), which substantially improved the accuracy and efficiency of protocol & application recognition.

Two Expert Diagnosis Events are added to Capsa 8.0, they are Physical Loop Diagnosis and Routing Loop Diagnosis. Capsa 8.0 makes it very easy for network administrators to locate network loop anomaly without looking into packet details. By providing possible reasons and solutions to each Diagnosis Event, it helps network administrators to quickly pinpoint and solve complicated network problems.

Another prominent feature is that packets can be colorized in Conversation Views, including Physical Conversation View, IP Conversation View, TCP Conversation View and UDP Conversation View. The relevance between a session and a packet is enhanced by colorizing packets which greatly improves performance analysis efficiency.

“In addition to concentrated development of new features, we also take great efforts to enhance user experience”, said Brian K. Smith, Vice President at Colasoft LLC, “Upon requests of many users, now Capsa 8.0 can easily be launched by command line. Packet timestamp shift function is added and host names can be resolved actively. Capsa 8.0 now offers the Network Engineer one of the most robust Bandwidth and Packet Analysis tools available”.

Capsa 8.0 is compatible with Windows XP/2003/2008/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8. A free trial is available for download at: http://www.colasoft.com/download/products/download_capsa.php

 

About Capsa

Capsa is an easy-to-use packet sniffer (network analyzer or network sniffer) for network monitoring and troubleshooting purposes. It performs real-time packet capturing, 24×7 network monitoring, reliable network forensics, advanced protocol analyzing, in-depth packet decoding, and automatic expert diagnosing. By giving you insights into all of your network’s operations, Capsa makes it easy to isolate and solve network problems, identify network bottleneck and bandwidth use, and detect network vulnerabilities.

 

About Colasoft

Since 2001, Colasoft, an Oklahoma Company, has been an innovative provider of all-in-one and easy-to-use software solutions for users to monitor network activities, analyze network performance, enhance network security, and troubleshoot network problems. Currently, more than 5,000 customers in over 90 countries trust the company’s flagship product, Capsa Packet Sniffer, as their network monitoring and troubleshooting solution.  Please visit http://www.colasoft.com for more information.

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