Products of the week 2,20,12

Our round-up of intriguing new products from HP, Norton, Symantec among others.

Our round-up of intriguing new products from HP, Norton, Symantec among others. Read how to submit an entry to Network World's products of the week slideshow.

Product name: SharePoint Starter Edition and SharePoint Core Edition

Key Features: These services manage SharePoint 2010 deployments for customers. Starter Edition comes with 200GB storage for 1,000 users, 99% uptime guarantee and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. monitoring and management. Core Edition includes 1T Byte storage, minimum 99.9% uptime SLA and 24-hour monitoring and management.

Product name: Centrify DirectControl for Mobile

Key features: New cloud-based service centrally secures and manages smartphones and tablets the way you secure PCs, using existing Active Directory, skill sets and processes, delivering rapid deployment and enterprise-class scalability. More info.

Product: D70 IP Phone

Key features: D70 is an executive high-definition IP phone with six-line keys and 10 rapid dial/busy lamp field keys and real-time status information displayed on an additional LCD screen, allowing users to quickly navigate through up to 100 of their most important contacts.

Product: D50 IP Phone

Key features: The D50 is a mid-level high-definition IP phone with four-line keys and 10 rapid dial/busy lamp field keys with an easy to print paper label strip for the user’s most important contacts. This model is designed for users who spend a lot of time on the phone.

Product: D40 IP Phone

Key features: The D40 is an entry-level IP phone with a two-line key and high definition sound. The phone is programmable by customers, who can use that capability to create applications that improve business productivity. The phone is designed to integrate closely with Digium’s Asterisk IP PBXs and those made by Switchvox.

Product name: Interstage Business Process Manager Analytics (BPM Analytics) V12, the latest edition of its business process discovery, monitoring and analysis software

Key features: Combines Automated Process Discovery to dramatically improve processes and achieve significant business results by automatically generating process flowcharts using business system logs without impacting production systems, eliminates manual process discovery, which is subjective, costly and time-consuming. More info.

Product name: Z1 workstation

Key features: Nvidia's Quadro graphics card and a 400-watt power supply buried in a single 27-inch screen. It has space for up to two hard drives or solid-state drives and a bay for a Blu-ray optical drive. A user can also easily service components inside the chassis, with the ability to remove the screen and replace components. The Z1 also has a webcam, multiple display inputs and USB 3.0 ports.

More info: HP puts new Z1 workstation in all-in-one chassis

Product name: RADAR 2.0

Pricing: Standard RADAR 2.0 (includes HITECH); States are add-on options. 1 User $6k/year with 1 state: $7k/yr 3 Users $12k/year with 1 state: $14k/yr 5 users $15k/year with 1 state: $18k/yr

Key features: RADAR 2.0 is a web-based tool from ID Experts to help standardize, centralize and simplify the assessment, documentation and reporting process of privacy or security incidents involving PII and PHI. More info.

Product name: Imation L1200 LTO 2U and L1400 LTO 4U

Key features: These tape libraries boast LTO capacity (4U version maxes out at 144TB per tape library compressed; 72 TB native with LTO-5) and transfer rates (4U version features up to 140MBps native with LTO-5) that give SMBs flexibility to manage rapid and unpredictable growth in digital content while still meeting strict industry regulations for retention, retrieval and recovery of data. More info.

Product name: Jaspersoft BI Suite with enhanced ETL capabilities

Key features: Jaspersoft has partnered with Talend, to uniquely offers CIOs, data scientists, and BI Builders the flexibility of three options to harness Big Data: direct reporting, direct real-time analysis, and batch analysis through ETL data mart access. More info.

Product name: StealthWatch

Key features: StealthWatch now provides in-depth visibility into mobile devices, allowing organizations to secure bring-your-own-device (BYOD) environments. StealthWatch detects mobile device security issues, without requiring installation of software or deployment of probes. More info.

Product name: Lighthouse Gateway

Key features: The Lighthouse Gateway platform includes a full suite of identity management, Web access management and federated IAM capabilities that help customers protect sensitive information, manage user access rights and entitlements, and adhere to stringent compliance requirements. The next-generation Lighthouse Gateway also includes several new enhancements to its user self-service, Federated Single Sign-On (FSSO) and identity and access intelligence features. More info.

Product name: Applications Manager (10.2)

Key features: ManageEngine Applications Manager is an application performance monitoring software that extends single-pane-of-glass monitoring support to both Oracle JRockit and IBM Java Virtual Machine (JVM) environments, and now supports all major JVMs on the market. More info.

Product name: Norton 360 Version 6.0

Key features: Norton 360 version 6.0 offers industry leading PC protection and performance, ranking first in overall real-world protection and remediation from AV-TEST Institute and receiving top performance scores from PassMark Software. More info. 

Product name: Always-on APM

Key features: OpTier’s business transaction-driven application performance management (APM) software adds new capabilities such as visibility into business process flow, always-on application diagnostics, new javascript injection for browser-based user activities, and cloud-readiness without the need for add-on modules. More info.

Related story: Application performance management hot, hot, hot

Product name: PRTG Network Monitor v9.2 3

Key features: PRTG v9.2's key enhancements include complete VMware 5 support and a full rewrite of the solution's Mobile Web GUI, which is now optimized for browsers on all common mobile operating systems. More info.

Product name: Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0)

Key features: The first of Samsung's tablets to ship with Android 4.0 and its own Touchwiz user interface is powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor and has a 7-inch screen with a 1024-by-600 pixel resolution. It includes two cameras; 8, 16 or 32GB of integrated storage and MicroSD card slot; and a 4000 mAh battery that should last for up to 39 hours, according to Samsung.

More information: Samsung launches low-cost Android 4.0 tablet

Product name: Synthetic End User Monitor v. 1.5

Pricing: Monitoring unlimited transaction recordings from unlimited locations is $28,995 with no requirement for professional services, onsite training or recurring monthly subscription fees.

Key features: Provides visibility into problems with web transactions by mimicking a user’s behavior and reporting latency issues. It also enables monitoring of transactions within the Amazon EC2 cloud. More info.

Product name: Symantec Control Compliance Suite 11

Key features: New features include a way for Risk manager to look at applications and other assets defined under definitions of functional business groups. More info.

Product name: Viewfinity Privilege Management 4.0

Key features: Privilege management automation reduces policy proliferation by identifying commonly needed privileges across the entire user base within an organization, aggregating, and creating a single policy. More info.

Product name: Websense X10G

Key features: Websense X10G is the first modular chassis to enable real-time data-aware security at enterprise performance levels. Supporting Websense TRITON architecture, the X10G provides unified security intelligence, console, policy, and reporting to lower total cost of operations for up to 100,000 users. More info.