Products of the week 5.27.13

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as F5 Networks and Dell

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AppStack Express Appliance

Product name: AppStack Express Appliance

Key features: “cloud application platform in a box” for fast, point-and-click cloud application deployment & management of over 85 popular packages available as SaaS offerings. More info.

Clueful for Android 3

Product name: Clueful for Android 3

Key features: monitors and analyzes apps to see which ones can use your phone and read messages without permission, send spam notifications, access photos, send passwords unencrypted, and more. More info.

Foglight for Virtualization, Free Edition 6.5.2

Product Name: Foglight for Virtualization, Free Edition 6.5.2

Key features: Helps VM administrators see the environment from the hypervisor to the virtual machine and storage levels. Now includes Snapshot Explorer to monitor orphaned snapshots, and supports Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.1, VMware vSphere 5.1 and Microsoft Hyper-V 2012. More info.

BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager

Product Name: BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager
Key features: a unified solution that brings advanced application acceleration and traffic management technologies together on one integrated platform. In addition, F5 is offering free of charge the F5 Application Speed Tester (FAST), a self-service performance benchmarking tool that provides organizations with tangible data on their expected performance improvements.

FortiWeb-3000C, FortiWeb- 3000C-FSX, FortiWeb-3000D

Product names: FortiWeb-3000C, FortiWeb- 3000C-FSX, FortiWeb-3000D

·         FortiWeb-3000C
o   HW only – $ 39,995
o   HW with 1 year 8x5 FortiCare support – $45,995
·         FortiWeb- 3000C-FSX
o   HW only – $44,995
o   HW with 1 year 8x5 FortiCare support – $51,744
·         FortiWeb-3000D
o   HW only – $ 79,995
o   HW with 1 year 8x5 FortiCare support – $ 91,994
Key features: Fortinet is introducing three Web application firewall appliances, designed for large enterprises, service providers and large datacenters. They provide protection against the OWASP Top 10 risks and aid in PCI DSS 6.6 compliance.

Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere

Product name: Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere

Key features: Integrated file sync and share application allows secure mobility use and lets users access data, on any device, from anywhere, any time. More info.

Integrated Business Environment

Product name:Integrated Business Environment

Key features: enables organizations to run their business in the cloud on both web and mobile platforms specific to their industry. Ideal for businesses yet not ready for large ERP systems. More info.

SLexisNexis Firm Manager

Product name: LexisNexis Firm Manager

Key features: permits lawyers to securely store and share files in the cloud and access them on any device, with full auditing, tracking, and the ability to revoke access. More info.


Product name: Marble

Key features: Marble’s enterprise mobile security service, with patented Mobile Perimeter Defense technology, protects users and networks even if a device is jailbroken, infected with malware, or used to browse malicious websites. More info.

CacheFront Express and CacheFront Professional

Product name: CacheFront Express and CacheFront Professional

Key features: help enterprises efficiently manage network traffic on their own WANs as well as on mobile networks they don't control. More info.

NCP Secure Enterprise Management (SEM) 3.0 for Linux

Product name: NCP Secure Enterprise Management (SEM) 3.0 for Linux

Key features: fully automates and centrally controls enterprises’ VPN clients and hybrid SSL/IPsec VPN gateways for enterprise using Linux Operating Systems.  More info.

Nimble 3.0 – The Simply Insightful Relationship Manager

Product name: Nimble 3.0 – The Simply Insightful Relationship Manager

Key features: actionable contact insights for more effective engagement

* New Signals Screen uses smart filters to find business contacts that matter most

* More powerful search capabilities, including last contact tracking to stay top-of-mind

* Apps marketplace now offers more than 100-plus integrations to extend Nimble to more audiences. More info.

Nipendo Supplier Cloud platform

Product name: Nipendo Supplier Cloud platform

Key features: Nipendo’s E2E-Invoicing with Instant Invoice Reconciliation introduces a paperless process that avoid errors. Invoices are immediately validated for data accuracy and compliance with buyers’ requirements. Real-time invoice matching with POs and receiving records. More info.

Sitecore 7

Product name – Sitecore 7

Key features – a customer engagement platform incorporating the industry’s first and only fully integrated search-based architecture, allowing marketers to deliver a new level of relevant and personalized digital experiences. More info.

skyHawk NAS

Product Name: skyHawk NAS

Key features: Largest Density/Capacity- 44TB Smallest form-factor- half depth. Direct Replacement of hard disk drives Less than $3GB Native. Completely integrated solution. More info.

SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor

Product name: SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor

Key features: network route monitoring to provide real-time network route information, and IP multicast monitoring to automatically detect and import existing multicast groups and applications. More info.

SRCH2 3.0

Product name – SRCH2 3.0

Key features – makes “Google-like” search available for e-commerce, mobile apps, data-driven sites and social platforms. SRCH2 version 3.0 supports 40 languages and makes instant search faster. More info.

EnhanceIO Profiler

Product name: EnhanceIO Profiler

Key features: identifies the optimal caching strategy for specific data center workloads, boosting performance, and maximizing existing solid-state or rotating-disk storage hardware investments.More info.

STORServer Virtual machine Backup (VMB) v5.0

Product name: STORServer Virtual machine Backup (VMB) v5.0

Key features: includes IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments, which protects VMware vSphere virtual machines by offloading backup workloads to a centralized server and enabling near-instant recovery. More info.

CloudArray 4.5

Product Name: CloudArray 4.5

Key features: On-demand disaster recovery of applications and data
20X cost savings over hosted DR
Specifically designed for VMware environments
No dedicated hardware or infrastructure
No conversion scripting, complex, risky orchestrations or third party tools
2-4 hours spin-up of application servers, immediate data availability. More info.

Managed Service for Cyber Defense

Product name: Managed Service for Cyber Defense

Key features: A managed endpoint service for real-time visibility into cyber attacks on laptops, desktops and servers with advanced incident correlation, prevention and containment controls to stop malware from stealing sensitive information. More info.

SD-A245 SD-A225

Product name: SD-A245 SD-A225

Key features: The 24-oinch SD-A245 and 22-inch SD-A225 leverages Citrix XenMobile, giving IT organizations the broadest range of mobility management capabilities across mobile and smart desktop devices. More info.

Viralheat iPhone App

Product name – Viralheat iPhone App

Key features: offers a mobile social media marketing for managing multiple social accounts, plus the ability to analyze follower data. More info.

Virtual Health Monitor

Product name: Virtual Health Monitor

Key features: provides unlimited monitoring and reporting across vSphere, Hyper-V, XenServer and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. It also collects metrics and provides insight to risk and efficiency issues identified across the environment. More info.