Administrator interface to manage users.
Benefit: removes any error-prone password file editing.
New users apply for username/password through login menu.
Benefit: Reduces drudgery of administrating NOAH by having the user select his username and password .. and the administrator simply has to approve it (or not!).
No required dependencies on other tools.
Benefit: makes installation of NOAH simple and easier to support.
Administrator interface to look at database statistics.
Benefit: Tells administrator the health of the database, how many users and files/dirs etc. to manage growth issues.
Deleted files/dirs go to a special WasteBasket directory.
Benefit: Files can be retrieved from wastebasket if file deleted in error.
Run-time NOAH configuration file.
Benefit: Gives administrator control over where various files and directories are located on the server as well as many other features such as colour, session timeouts etc.
Configuration control over date format and GMT vs. local time.
Benefit: Lets administrator configure NOAH for single or multi-site organizations to ensure time information makes sense.
Log file administration menu with search capability.
Benefit: Makes it easy for an administrator to manage and access log file.
Version zip compress/auto-uncompress.
Benefit: Administrator can zip up version files to save disk space .. and NOAH will unzip if a user requests access to versions.