With Tahoe, you can store your files in a distributed way across a set of computers, such that if some of the computers fail or become unavailable, you can still retrieve your data from the remaining computers. You can also securely share your files with other users.
Apt-Mirror is a small tool that provides the ability to mirror any parts (or even all) of a Debian GNU/Linux distribution or any other apt source.
Cleversafe is a storage software solution that offers extremely high reliability and security. Cleversafe uses fast information dispersal algorithms to store small slices of data in multiple, disparate locations. Each slice is individually unusable, yet any majority of the slices can perfectly recreate all of the original data. A large dispersed storage grid with 11 or more storage locations can remain fully operational even if up to any 5 of the storage nodes are not operational.
Command Line Progress Bar
Command Line Progress Bar is a simple command line tool to display information about a data transfer stream. It will display the number of bytes transfered, the speed of the transfer, and if the size of the data stream is known it will display the ETA, percent complete, and a progress bar.
ElvinRRD is a tool to provide a mechanism for transporting data across a network and storing it in RRD databases. ElvinRRD is written entirely in Python and works with (and requires) both Elvin and RRDtool.
Gerstensaft is an easy to use graphical oriented frontend for SAFT. It features sending files and directories and provides a history of used addresses.
ncp is for copying files between networked computers and accounts. ncp features compression and encryption.
Netcat is a simple Unix utility which reads and writes data across network connections. It is designed to be a reliable "back-end" tool that can be used directly or easily driven by other programs and scripts. Read more
nettee is a network "tee" program. It can typically transfer data between N nodes at (nearly) the full bandwidth provided by the switch which connects them. It is handy for cloning nodes or moving large database files.
progress is a utility used in a pipe to report progress of data transfer to standard error. Command-line arguments specify how frequently to report, what character to use to report, and how much buffering to do.
rstash is a server and client for transferring files over a network into file drop boxes on the server. It is primarily aimed at transferring things such as backup files from one host to another without opening up complete shell accounts, NFS, FTP, or other full file transfer mechanisms. The server has a set of boxes into which the client can put named files in a write-only fashion. No access to any portions of the server's file system outside the configured drop boxes is permitted.
Spazio XSP Base
Spazio XSP Base is a simple and essential multiplatform file transfer that allows you to send and receive files between different systems (Unix-like, Windows*, OS/400**), using IBM WebSphere MQ** message oriented middleware.
UDPcast is a file transfer tool that can send data simultaneously to many destinations on a LAN. This can for instance be used to install entire classrooms of PC's at once.