Shut down idle computers on your network automatically

Save electricity, bandwidth, and wear by detecting inactive systems on your network and shutting them down automatically

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Nathan Harrington

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: October 21, 2008

Learn how to use Argus and client/server Perl code to monitor your network connections and shut down machines no longer in use.

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