Simon 2.0c5 reviewed by Robert Pritchett
Developer: David Sinclair
Dejal Systems, LLC
Released: May 19, 2005
Basic, $30 USD; Standard, $60 USD; Enterprise, $195 USD;
Upgrade, $20 USD. Try before you buy.
Download size: 3.5MB
Requirements: Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
For IT and Website managers.
Strengths: Mac OS X based website and Server monitor.
Weaknesses: None found.
Simon 2 by David Sinclair has been around for a
while, but it has recently been updated to version
2.0c5. So what does it do? Simply, it monitors
websites and servers for changes or failures as a
Notifications can be set to be either Emails, sound,
voice or other. If you monitor sites, this runs in the
background. If you have mission critical servers, this
watchdogs those too. If you want to check your ISP's
server, find out about downloads, track polls, or even
manage auctions, This app can do it using Action,
Email, Launch, Sound Speech or Customized notifiers.
MPN, LLC 2005 macCompanion
August 2005, Volume 3 Issue 8