Pending Removal of the WebSpy Analyzer Range

We recently announced that our Analyzer Range is due to be removed from our product portfolio. Removed in this instance means that the Analyzer range will become a legacy product, we’ll stop selling and promoting the range and get rid of a big chunk of Analyzer information from our website. This is nothing that will …

WebSpy on Windows 7

Now that Microsoft have officially released the long awaited Windows 7 Operating System, I thought I’d write a quick blog on WebSpy’s current support for Windows 7.

Video: Setup a complete Internet monitoring solution in less than 15 minutes!

Here’s a video I put together demonstrating how to get up and running with a complete monitoring and reporting solution in less than 15 minutes. The video demonstrates three products: WebSpy Sentinel, for complete data capture, WebSpy Live for real time alerts, and WebSpy Analyzer Standard for analysis and reporting.

Convert Microsoft ISA 2006 MSDE logs to WebSpy compatible text logs

A few customers have experienced some issues converting their ISA MSDE logs to text format using Microsofts MSDEToText.vbs script for ISA 2006. We’ve therefore created a modified version of the script that creates compatible log files for WebSpy software.

Forefront Threat Management Gateway Beta 3 Now available

A couple of weeks ago I posted a blog regarding Microsoft’s upcoming Beta 3 release of Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) which will be replacing Microsoft ISA server. Well, it’s now been released and can be downloaded from the Microsoft Download Center.

Updates to Vantage, Analyzer & Live

We’ve issued a bunch of auto updates for nearly all WebSpy products today

Of particular note is a fix to the Vantage range:

· Fix: Improved partition matching when filtering by a date range

This will benefit you if you’re running reports with a date range filter such as last week or yesterday (which is pretty much everyone), and are using the default storage partitioning scheme of “Date” (again… pretty much everyone).

Updates to Vantage, Analyzer & Live

We’ve issued a bunch of auto updates for nearly all WebSpy products today

Of particular note is a fix to the Vantage range:

· Fix: Improved partition matching when filtering by a date range

This will benefit you if you’re running reports with a date range filter such as last week or yesterday (which is pretty much everyone), and are using the default storage partitioning scheme of “Date” (again… pretty much everyone).

WebSpy Experiencing Early Success from E-Commerce Initiative

WebSpy today announced the remarkable success of their recently implemented e-commerce initiative.

In the beginning of February 2009 WebSpy joined forces with e-commerce service provider Avangate to facilitate secure online purchases of Analyzer Standard, WebSpy’s SMB Internet monitoring and reporting software. WebSpy also enabled partners and online shopping sites to incorporate Avangate’s e-commerce links into their websites and receive a commission on every sale linked from their site.

“Our e-commerce initiative has proven to be an immediate success for a number of reasons.” says WebSpy’s CEO, Jack Andrys. “Monthly Analyzer Standard leads have increased by 30% and new online affiliate requests, from resellers and download sites wanting to promote our software, are steadily increasing.”

WebSpy Targets Online Shopping Sites to Boost Sales

WebSpy today announced its intent to push the sales of internet reporting solution, WebSpy Analyzer Standard, through online software resellers and download sites.

WebSpy has joined forces with e-commerce service provider Avangate to make their new online purchase platform available for other parties. By registering as a WebSpy Online Affiliate, software resellers are able to incorporate Avangate’s e-commerce links into their websites and receive commission from every sale, directly or indirectly, linked from their site.