Source Dedicated Server
Create a custom server for running online sessions of games based on the Half-Life 2 engine Source. Set and modify various parameters to optimize traffic and stability, check the access rights and restrictions, monitor the connection and present users, etc.
Source Dedicated Server 20.0 was available to download from the developer's website when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this software available. This free PC program works with ".vst" file.
The most popular versions of the Source Dedicated Server are 20.0, 2.1 and 1.0. Source Dedicated Server can also be called "Source Dedicated Server Installer", "Source Dedicated Server Linux", "Source Dedicated Server DZ". This free program is a product of Valve. The software belongs to Games. The program's installer files are generally known as srcds.exe, DedicatedServer.exe, hlds.exe or Steam.exe etc. We recommend checking the downloaded files with any free antivirus. This PC program is suitable for 32-bit versions of Windows XP/7.
From the developer:
Srcds allows you to to serve an online game in a virtual environment. If you have a good connection and computer available, you can simply install the software and prepare your virtual battlefield to be entered. srcds will serve all Half-Life 2 ("Game of the year 2004") based games, including Counter-Strike Source, Day of Defeat Source and allot more modifications!
You may want to check out more software, such as Ark Server Manager, Source SDK Base or CGA Server, which might be similar to Source Dedicated Server.