Tag Archives: devices

Tutorial: Ping Network Device

Introduction: I often see many people asking how to do a ‘ping’ in VB.NET. It is actually quite simple and I utilize it in my IRIS project. This tutorial will teach you how to ping a network device and view the pings’ results. What you will need: Any version of Visual Studio (Express is fine), a few free minutes and your energy drink of choice. First, what does it mean to “ping?” A pi [Continue Reading]

IRIS Background

Ok, so in the race to compete with the highly-paid “solutions provider” my company has hired… actually let me precede that sentence with some history… Company I work for has hired a software developer to develop a set of applications that are aimed to integrate with our DVR vendor’s hardware. These applications include a Status monitoring tool for determining the DVR’s online and [Continue Reading]