The DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) app provides automatic IP settings to devices (computers, smartphones, tablets, printers etc.) connecting to your network. If you are using this server to create a new network, replace an existing router or replace a server that currently provides DHCP service to your LAN, installing and configuring this app is recommended.
Documentation for this app can be found here.
Other Apps and Services by Developer
The Network Report app provides network throughput information on all your network interfaces.
Account manager plugin for PPTP VPN. This app is required for the master node only in a master/slave environment. The app allows an administrator to define VPN access via the PPTP protocol.
Perform bulk import of users to the system using the Account Import app. Import template supports Comma Separated Values (CVS) that can be created from any spreadsheet application (OpenOffice, Excel etc.)
Intrusion Prevention System
The Intrusion Prevention app is a plugin to the Intrusion Detection system. The service dynamically creates firewall rules (iptables) to block IP packets if a packet stream matches a known attack signature. Signatures are provided by the intrusion detection app, containing over 1000 known attack vectors. An additional 8,000-10,000 signatures are available (and continually updated) via the IDS update subscription from ClearCenter (app available in the Marketplace).
ABOUT THIS APP
January 17, 2014
INTRODUCED TO MARKETPLACE:
July 13, 2012