Information Tools provide real-time lookups for information related to DNS RFC standards,and general performance information to assist you with your day-to-day system administration and research tasks.
Tools include: Our Email Tools provide real-time mail server testing that is critical to understanding how your domains' Email servers are configured, available, and perceived on the public Internet.
One very useful piece of information to know, if you’re working in large Active Directory implementation with multiple DC’s and Sites, is to be able to determine which Domain Controller machines are authenticating against at any given time.
Here’s the command to tell us exactly that: nltest /dsgetdc:domain_name Rather handy if you’re testing whether Sites and Services have been setup correctly or are moving computer objects in Active Directory and want the quickest turnaround for GPO’s etc.
The Remote Connectivity Analyzer also displays the certificate warning if the FDQN does not match the host address or URL that the client uses to make a connection with the server.
The Microsoft Analyzer tool queries the Server Certificate object in the Exchange Server system to retrieve various properties on X509 certificates.
For each Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate found, the Remote Connectivity Analyzer tool evaluates the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) that was assigned to the certificate. The Exchange Remote Connectivity Analyzer displays the following warning when the FDQN does not match the host address or URL that the client uses to make a connection with the server: The name mismatch warning indicates that users might not be able to connect to their mailboxes by using Outlook Anywhere or Exchange Active Sync for Exchange Server 2007.
See also the Semantic Web open source tool site Sem Web
an infrastructure for the run-time integration of heterogeneous multi-agent and legacy systems, based on Sun's Jini, from one of DAML's sister programs Infrastructure Secure Sockets Layer toolkit, including support for SSL streams, X.509 Certificate Authority functions, and a general purpose cryptographic library. Chimaera is a software system that supports users in creating and maintaining distributed ontologies on the web.