Products of the week 8.19.13

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as CA and HP.

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 xPico Wi-Fi

Product name – xPico Wi-Fi

Key features – The xPico Wi-Fi is a compact wireless device server designed for easy and fast machine-to-Wi-Fi connectivity. It makes for simple migration from wired to wireless applications. More info.

AccessToGo 2.0

Product name: AccessToGo 2.0

Key features: provides access to Windows desktops and applications on mobile devices such as iPad, iPhone and Android with patent pending PPI display technology. More info.

SolarWinds Virtualization Manager

Product name: SolarWinds Virtualization Manager

Key features: integrates with SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor to provide one of the most affordable and comprehensive views of the virtualized application stack. More info.

SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager

Product name: SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager

Key features: Now with Device End-of-Life Management and Global Device Connection Profiles, NCM provides automated network configuration and compliance management with configuration backup, alerting and reporting to stay ahead of network issues. More info.

Imation RDX Technology Portfolio

Product name: Imation RDX Technology Portfolio

Key features: Imation RDX storage media and docks are massively scalable with rugged, removable hard disk drive cartridges. RDX technology is ideally suited for the storage needs of small and mid-sized businesses who can quickly and easily add secure storage for cost-efficient backup and archiving, providing a viable alternative to entry-level tape products, such as VXA, SLR, DAT and 4 or 8MM. More info.

SimpleScan SP

Product name - SimpleScan SP

Key features - first consolidated platform to digitize paperwork, images and more and file the data instantly into the popular cloud services (like Evernote, DropBox, etc) in almost any file format. With the SimpleScan SP mobile scanner, SimpleScan free iOS and andriod app (turn your phone into a mobile scanner) and SimpleScan free web services, SimpleScan offers one interface to manage all of your digitized files across popular web services. More info.

Tier 3 Cloud Self-Service Networking

Product name: Tier 3 Cloud Self-Service Networking 

Key features: enables the self-service of load balancers for web applications, VLANs for building secure n-tier systems, site-to-site VPNs, and custom IP ports for edge firewalls. More info.

Coraid EtherDrive SRX 6000

Product Name: Coraid EtherDrive SRX 6000

Key features: Suited with a faster processor, a new architecture and CorOS 7.0 software release, the EtherDrive SRX6000 series delivers over 700,000 IOPS in a single chassis and 4,800MBps of throughput. More info.

HP t820 Flexible Series Thin Client

Product name: HP t820 Flexible Series Thin Client

Key features: offers graphics and enterprise level security for industries such as financial trading, architecture, or government agencies that require high-performance computing to run specialty programs. More info.

ZyXEL-QNAP 10G Ethernet Powered Storage: Performance Pack and  Premium Pack

Product Name: ZyXEL-QNAP 10G Ethernet Powered Storage: Performance Pack and  Premium Pack

Pricing: Performance Pack: MSRP $3,300 for the entire solution pack; Premium Pack: MSRP $4,600 for the entire solution pack

Key features: ZyXEL and QNAP’s joint 10G Ethernet powered NAS solution packs provide superfast network speeds and high performance storage to SMBs using virtualization technology and bandwidth-heavy applications. More info.

CA Capacity Management

Product name: CA Capacity Management

Key features: New predictive analytics in CA Capacity Management enhance business service reliability by accurately forecasting required data center resources. More info.

Skyhigh Secure

Product name – Skyhigh Secure

Key features - Enables organizations to address their critical cloud data protection requirements – including contextual access control, application auditing, encryption, data loss prevention, and cloud-to-cloud access control. More info.

ArcGIS for Developers

Product name – ArcGIS for Developers

Key features - include APIs and SDKs, geocoding addresses, directions and routing, store and query geographic data in feature services, and mapping visualization tools. More info.

AtTask Enterprise Work Cloud

Product name: AtTask Enterprise Work Cloud

Key features: AtTask’s newest release allows external contributors to collaborate on projects, providing visibility at every stage of the work lifecycle and streamline the work process, helping to eliminate work chaos. More info.

eG Enterprise SCOM plugin

Product name:  eG Enterprise SCOM plugin

Key features: enables advanced end-to-end performance monitoring in complex, heterogeneous IT environments. The solution dramatically expands the capacity of System Center Operations Manager to deliver a single, integrated performance monitoring platform. More info.

Intigua 2.0

Product name: Intigua 2.0

Key features: is an automation platform for centralized, policy-based provisioning, configuration and ongoing control of the entire management stack in virtual and cloud data centers. More info.

DataKeeper v7.6

Product name: DataKeeper v7.6

Key features: Featuring Target Snapshots, the latest version of DataKeeper enables new reporting capabilities and makes high-performance SANLess clusters for cloud and high-speed storage environments more flexible. More info.

Artisan Infrastructure Object-Based Storage Platform

Product name: Artisan Infrastructure Object-Based Storage Platform

Key features: enables a broad range of highly competitive cloud storage options for MSPs, CSPs, Telcos, VARs and IT service providers. The new offering, included as part of the company's virtual Private Data Center (vPDC) platform (Cornerstone), reduces the cost, capital resources, complexity and security concerns of alternative offerings or on-premise solutions while improving data accessibility. More info.

Zenoss ZenPack for VMware

Product name: Zenoss ZenPack for VMware

Pricing: offered at no charge to existing Zenoss Service Dynamics customers. Pricing for Zenoss Service Dynamics starts at around $65,000 for an annual subscription

Key features:

  • Provides a real-time view of your VMware environment
  • Monitors events and performance
  • Reduces MTTR through Root Cause Analysis & Service mapping
  • Combined with other Zenoss’ ZenPacks, enables Hybrid IT monitoring 

More info.

Retriever Scheduler

Product name: Retriever Scheduler

Key features: Retriever’s Scheduling application now allows companies to optimize their mobile workforce by providing the best route to a job, turn-by-turn navigation and approximate site arrival time with historic traffic consideration. More info.