Products of the week 8.26.13

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Dell and CheckPoint

Our roundup of intriguing new products. Read how to submit an entry to Network World's products of the week slideshow.

Barracuda Web Filter 7.0

Product name – Barracuda Web Filter 7.0

Key features –
·         SSL inspection for Barracuda Web Filters deployed in transparent proxy mode
·         Proactive alerts for potentially suspicious online activities


More info.

Tonido FileCloud

Product name: Tonido FileCloud

Key features:

·         Share files with external partners via the web and mobile devices.
·         Download files as a compressed zip file.
·         Increased security to detect and prevent viruses
·         Ability to add and integrate groups outside the organization’s Active Directory. More info.

AvailabilityGuard/SAN

Product Name: AvailabilityGuard/SAN

Key features: enables IT teams to coordinate activities across domains. It uses community-supported knowledgebase with thousands of potential risks, to detects risks, validate best practices, and ensure optimized SAN configuration. More info.

Foglight for Storage Management 3.0

Product Name: Foglight for Storage Management 3.0

Key features: Standalone tool or can integrate with Foglight for Virtualization. New support for Dell Compellent, EqualLogic and EMC VMAX. Pool level analysis and one-click troubleshooting from VM to sub-array levels. More info.

Foglight for Virtualization, Enterprise Edition 7.0

Product Name: Foglight for Virtualization, Enterprise Edition 7.0

Key features: Visibility into virtual infrastructure with automated management and analytics. New VMware vCloud Director support for monitoring private clouds, VMware View support for VDI user and session performance, vSphere 5.5 support. More info.

Foglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition 7.0

Product Name: Foglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition 7.0

Key features: New capacity planning features help reduce power consumption to decrease operating costs and capital expenditures, while improving workload performance for SMB virtual environments. New user interface for intuitive planning. More info.

inSync Private Cloud integrated with OpenStack

Product name: inSync Private Cloud integrated with OpenStack

Pricing: Licensing is per user and is dependent upon modules and architecture. Pricing ranges from $2.50/user per month for on-premise deployment to $7/user per month for cloud deployment.

Key features: Uses object storage to deliver cost effective, cloud scalability on-premises. Enterprises can use commodity hardware, easily scale storage, and automatically write files to multiple drives and replicate them to other locations for high availability. More info.

Echopass Enterprise Edition

Product name: Echopass Enterprise Edition

Key features: Cloud-based offering for complex contact centers with 500 to 20,000 agents - bundles 40+ applications and services to support the customer service demands of the world's largest enterprises. More info.

GigaVUE H Series software, Version 3.1

Product name: GigaVUE H Series software, Version 3.1

Key features: contains enhancements to Flow Mapping as well as includes support for role-based access control and advanced workflows for independent and concurrent monitoring policy configurations. The release will enable network services teams to deliver visibility across departmental silos within the IT organization. 

IronKey Workspace W500 for Windows To Go

Product name: IronKey Workspace W500 for Windows To Go

Key features: Imation’s new IronKey Workspace W500 has been certified by Microsoft for Windows To Go delivers a high-performance, high-security platform for Windows To Go deployment in enterprises and government organizations. The IronKey Workspace PC on a Stick USB drive lets IT meet the needs of a flexible, mobile workforce with Windows To Go, and protect the organization with always-on hardware encryption. More info.

NCP Secure Enterprise Client (Win 32/64 bit) version 9.32

Product name: NCP Secure Enterprise Client (Win 32/64 bit) version 9.32

Key features: NCP engineering’s centrally managed IPsec VPN client suite maximizes enterprise security and remote access performance with the inclusion of elliptic curves. Other new features include support for Windows 8.1, IKEv2 and VPN connection optimization. More info.

NCP Secure Enterprise VPN Server version 8.11

Product name: NCP Secure Enterprise VPN Server version 8.11

Key features: offers optimized multi-processor support to improve throughput and decrease CPU utilization. It supports Windows Server 2012 and elliptic curves, and offers IPv6 connectivity. More info.

Nlyte Virtualization Connector 1.5 for VMware vCenter Server

Product name: Nlyte Virtualization Connector 1.5 for VMware vCenter Server

Key features: Enables the seamless and automated integration of the Nlyte DCIM platform with VMware’s vCenter Server. Real-time correlation between physical and virtual resources. More info.

Rapid7 ControlsInsight

Product: Rapid7 ControlsInsight

Key features: Provides visibility into security controls, allowing users to see how well endpoint security controls are performing, whether the right investments are made/utilized, and where further investment is needed. More info.

SolarWinds Serv-U MFT Server

Product name: SolarWinds Serv-U MFT Server

Key features: new secure file sharing capabilities, allowing administrators to control access to files, monitor activity, automate notifications, and configure from any location through a secure Web management console. More info.

6264 flash Memory Array and Symphony Management System

Product Name: 6264 flash Memory Array and Symphony Management System

Key features: delivers 64TB of capacity in a 3U footprint. Complementing the 6000 Series the Symphony Management System enables enterprise-wide management of the Arrays from any device. More info.

Zenoss Service Dynamics Analytics

Product name: Zenoss Service Dynamics Analytics

Key features: Provides real-time service-level status of your IT infrastructure through a single dashboard, identifies trends to expedite RCA and reduce MTTR, and provides input for capacity planning and infrastructure optimization. More info.