Products of the week 10.21.13

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

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

Appery.io

Product name: Appery.io

Pricing: The Starter plan is free and includes 1 user and 1 project. Standard plan is $15/month or $108/year and includes 3 projects. The Pro plan (recommended) is $45/month or $312/year and includes 1 user and 15 projects.

Key features: Appery.io, a mobile platform allowing users to rapidly and cost-effectively create mobile apps, enhanced its collaboration tools, navigation and customization capabilities to further simplify mobile app development in the enterprise. More info.

Dell KACE K1000 GO mobile app

Product name: Dell KACE K1000 GO mobile app

Key features: Allows IT admins on-the-go access to K1000 from tablets and smartphones (Android and iOS), so they can review and respond to service desk notifications, prioritize and expedite problem resolutions, and deploy software more easily and efficiently. More info.

IBM PureFlex System

Product name: IBM PureFlex System

Key features: can simplify service delivery, accelerate system deployment and drive improved efficiency for cloud environments. More info.

Accellion Mobile App

Product name: Accellion Mobile App 

Key features: The PDF feature for iOS allows users to securely annotate documents without using third-party applications to open files. Digital signatures, commenting toolsets and PDF text search capabilities are now available. More info.

Bloomfire

Product name: Bloomfire

Key features:  Your Feed – prioritizes content an individual needs to do their job and also launched Groups, making it easier to connect with co-workers who have the information and answers they need. More info.

Barracuda Load Balancer ADC on Azure

Product name – Barracuda Load Balancer ADC on Azure

Key features – a high-performance application delivery controller that combines application acceleration, availability, and control with advanced security capabilities. More info.

ElasticScale

Product Name: ElasticScale

Key features: an SDN network service scalability solution that enables carriers and service providers to dynamically scale-out and scale-in network services.

 


Netropy 40G WAN Emulator

Product name: Netropy 40G WAN Emulator

Key features: The Netropy 40G is the first emulator that simulates the bandwidth, latency, and loss of WAN links up to 40Gbps to test application performance under real-world conditions. More info.

Sepaton VirtuoSO

Product name: Sepaton VirtuoSO

Key features: VirtuoSO features an extensible architecture, Smart Hybrid Deduplication, grid scalability, comprehensive multi-protocol support, and smart data movement. More info.

AtHoc Home Care Alerts

Product name:  AtHoc Home Care Alerts

Key features: This mobile application provides home care givers with remote duress alerting capabilities for themselves and patients; check in and out of locations; activation of “follow-me” for personal safety; and interactive communication with supervisors. More info.

iNetSec Smart Finder

Product name: iNetSec Smart Finder

Key features: iNetSec Smart Finder is a hybrid NAC and IPS internal network security appliance that offers wired and wireless device discovery, classification and management, and Layer 7 application control. More info.

Kaazing WebSocket Gateway 4.0

Product name: Kaazing WebSocket Gateway 4.0

Key features: significantly improves bandwidth utilization by up to five times, decreases latency by up to 50%, and reduces CPU utilization by +25% - bolstering performance and scalability. More info.

MobileFAST

Product name - MobileFAST 

Key features - overcomes the barriers of latency, bandwidth and network reliability to solve the toughest enterprise-wide remote file sharing issues, individual users can benefit from online and offline access to shared resources, such as documents, spreadsheets, presentations and rich media content. More info.

NetSupport Manager v12

Product name - NetSupport Manager v12

Key features - Provides a single solution for multi-platform remote support - without the need for a third-party service or ongoing subscription costs.  NetSupport Manager Version 12 new feature highlights include the unique PIN Connect feature, a new Client interface, support for Windows 8 and 8.1, remote management of Chrome OS devices and enhanced android and iOS versions, and a GEO locate feature. More info.

XSpectra

Product name: XSpectra

Key features: Scalable SaaS solution for Identity and Access Management (IAM), including single sign on for on-premise and cloud applications, automated provisioning, multi-factor authentication and unmatched management, support and monitoring capabilities. More info.

Alert Logic Web Security Manager for AWS

Product name: Alert Logic Web Security Manager for AWS

Key features: protects cloud environments by blocking web application attacks — such as SQL injection and cross-site scripting — with a combination of signature-based detection and application behavior profiling, stopping unauthorized application activity before an attack compromises an application. Designed for elastic cloud environments, Web Security Manager Auto Scales the same way as the applications it protects. More info.

PerfectStorm

Product name: PerfectStorm

Key features: tests and validates the full data center network infrastructure at scales of nearly one terabit per second by generating stateful applications, malicious traffic to simulate massive-scale real-world end-user environments. More info.

SolarCapture Pro and AOE SolarCapture Pro

Product name: SolarCapture Pro and AOE SolarCapture Pro

Key features: SolarCapture Pro for Flareon Server I/O Adapters and ApplicationOnload Engine turns any server into a security sensor or network monitoring device – increasing network visibility, security and performance analysis. More info.

Ubuntu Server 13.10

Product name: Ubuntu Server 13.10

Key features: is a fast, flexible platform for scale-out computing. It includes Havana, the latest version of OpenStack, for simple cloud deployment and management. Improvements to Juju, the service orchestration tool, means node provisioning is five times faster. More info.

Ubuntu 13.10 for desktop

Product name: Ubuntu Desktop 13.10

Key features:  includes compatibility across a wide range of PC hardware, smarter searches from the dash that learn user preferences over time, and new development tools for the next generation of apps and cloud services. More info.

Ubuntu Phone 13.10

Product name: Ubuntu Phone 13.10

Key features: Ubuntu is now available to OEMs, silicon vendors and carriers to evaluate on smartphones for performance, memory usage, image updating schemes, scope integration and customization, and includes a full SDK for developing applications for Ubuntu devices. More info.

ForeScout ControlFabric

Product name: ForeScout ControlFabric

Key features:  is an open platform that enables ForeScout CounterACT and other IT solutions to dynamically exchange information and mitigate a wide variety of network and endpoint security concerns. More info.

Product name – NXC2500 wireless LAN Controller and NWA5120 series of ceiling-mount Access Points (APs)

Pricing – NXC2500 = $399, NWA5121-NI = $169, NWA5123-NI = $199

Key features -  The NXC2500 wireless LAN Controller and NWA5120 series are ceiling-mounted Access Points that offer small and mid-size companies a flexible and affordable high-performance WLAN. More info.

Veeam Management Pack (MP) v6.5 for VMware

Product name: Veeam Management Pack (MP) v6.5 for VMware

Key features: Enables monitoring and reporting OF vSphere infrastructure within Microsoft System Center. Enhanced fault tolerance continues collecting data during failures. Integrates with Veeam Backup & Replication to manage backup infrastructure. More info.

Puppet Enterprise 3.1

Product name: Puppet Enterprise 3.1

Key features: delivers new capabilities including a reporting tool that inspects and creates alerts for infrastructure changes; cloud provisioning for Google Compute Engine, and more. More info.

Koality

Product name: Koality

Key features: speeds up test suites and prevents broken builds by allowing software engineers to test their code in a secure, highly-parallelized production-identical environment before it's distributed to the repository. More info.

 Egnyte Storage Connect

Product name: Egnyte Storage Connect

Key features: provides VPN-less remote access from any device to sensitive files without data passing through the cloud, providing a point-to-point connection to storage located behind the corporate firewall. More info.

Fusion ioControl SPX

Product name: Fusion ioControl SPX

Key features: First hybrid storage suites to offer server caching and deliver shared storage performance for data-intensive application clusters such as VMware and Microsoft SQL Server; integrated and turnkey for SMEs. More info.

Fusion ioControl 3.0

Product name: Fusion ioControl 3.0

Key features: Software updates enabling SMEs to manage shared storage according to business priorities with simplicity at scale, providing an ideal entry point for SMEs seeking to add flash memory acceleration. More info.

Barracuda NG Firewall F600

Product name – Barracuda NG Firewall F600

Key features – offer powerful next-generation firewall capabilities, with variable port options – up to two ports 10 GbE fiber – and fail safe security thanks to redundant power supplies. More info.

InstallAnywhere 2013

Product name: InstallAnywhere 2013

Key features: is a leading multiplatform installation development solution for application producers who need to deliver a professional and consistent installation experience for physical, virtual and cloud environments. More info.

Webroot SecureAnywhere Business Mobile Protection

Product name: Webroot SecureAnywhere Business Mobile Protection

Key features: offers a comprehensive defense against threats for Android and iOS devices, unified management across both mobile devices and PCs, and increased performance and efficacy. More info.

Version 7 of ESET NOD32 Antivirus

Product Name: Version 7 of ESET NOD32 Antivirus

Key Features: advanced security protects you from threats designed to hide and Anti-Phishing shields your identity from fake websites. More info.

Version 7 of ESET Smart Security

Product Name: Version 7 of ESET Smart Security

Key Features:
All-in-one Internet security allows you to confidently explore online. Comprehensive Anti-Theft tools help recover your lost computer while Social Media Scanner protects your Facebook and Twitter accounts. More info.

ViewPoint Enterprise

Product name: ViewPoint Enterprise

Key features: organizations can validate ROI, understand user adoption trends and identify and engage the internal influencers that drive companywide collaboration across Enterprise Social Networks. ViewPoint Enterprise currently supports Yammer and SharePoint with future capabilities for Chatter. More info.

Barracuda NG Firewall on Azure

Product name – Barracuda NG Firewall on Azure

Key features – combines comprehensive, next-generation firewall capabilities – based on application visibility and user-identity awareness – with optimal efficiency and throughput. More info.

Product name: Marble’s Mobile Security Cloud Service

Key features: includes advanced mobile app scanning, secure browsing, real-time analytics and essential mobile device management (MDM) capabilities as well as support for new security features in iOS 7. More info.