The more of bigfoot networks advertising I read, the more I think they are playing on dumb users to buy their product. A lot of it could be seen as false advertising aswell.
1. Who's computer grinds to a halt when downloading
2. It might not slow down the computer but it will slow down the network
3. You gain nothing from using it and instead are limiting youself to the USB storage
A lot of 'their' apps are merely versions of scripts/apps that have been around on linux routers and systems for years.
"FN Firewall" - IPTables firewall
"PingThrottle™" - IPTables network throttling
The Killer NIC runs a "highly optimized" embedded Linux OS based on a 2.6.16 kernel. It comes with a Windows utility that lets users open a Linux shell on the card, where busybox provides a subset of normal Linux system commands.
Since it is based on Linux, the Killer NIC's OS is open source
Where is the source code
can't see it on their website.