SourceGear SourceOffSite is an Internet access tool for Microsoft Visual SourceSafe. With SourceGear SourceOffSite, distributed development teams can have secure access to a SourceSafe database using any TCP/IP connection. SourceGear SourceOffSite integrates into the Visual Studio environment, uses encryption to protect data transfer and does not require the use of RAS. With data compression and cryptography, SourceGear SourceOffSite provides fast and secure access to your SourceSafe database. SourceOffSite consists of a Server and a Client. They can communicate over any standard TCP/IP connection, including a PPP connection over a modem, an ISDN line, or an Ethernet connection on the same LAN as the Server.
SourceGear Corporation is a leading provider of Internet Collaboration tools for Visual Studio users. The company, founded in 1997, offers the most popular remote access solution for users of Microsoft's Visual SourceSafe, SourceOffSite Classic. SourceOffSite Classic is widely used at companies with remote development teams and tele-commuters that need fast and secure access to a centralized SourceSafe database over the Internet. SourceOffSite Collab is designed for remote teams who use SourceSafe and need more than just remote access to the VSS database. This solution provides a rich collaboration environment which combines source code control and bug tracking with team communication tools such as chat, discussions, groups and instant notifications.
Published in Development Tool News & Software Component News, December 08, 2009