Network Tools


Active monitoring and diagnostic tools aimed at helping technologists manage,maintain and protect their systems and evaluate usage, bottlenecks and threats.

K-12 Network Monitoring System (K12NMS)

K12NMS is a free network monitoring and diagnostic tool available to all California K-12 districts!  This tool allows network managers to closely monitor internal networks and diagnose network issues.  In addition, it features a reporting dashboard that allows you to monitor the status of your network. 

​To gain access to this no-cost tool, complete this form.

​​Nessus Network Vulnerability Scanning Tool

Nessus scans external facing IP's and identifies network vulnerabilities and configuration issues that hackers could use to exploit your network. Nessus provides a full report of the scan and suggests ways to resolve any found vulnerabilities. Nessus is available at no cost to all California K-12 school districts.

​To gain access to this no-cost tool, complete this form.