New products of the week 06.02.14

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

products of the week

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

Redis Cloud on Cloud Foundry

Product name: Redis Cloud on Cloud Foundry

Pricing: 25mb is free; 100mb is $7/month; 250mb is $18/month; 500mb is $36/month; 1gb is $71/month; 2/5gb is $173/month; 5gb is $338/month; pay as you go is $338/month.

Key features: Redis is an in-memory open source NoSQL database. Redis Cloud offers infinite scalability, high availability, stable performance and zero management. Redis Cloud is used in social, gaming, advertising and analytics applications. More info.

Akula 2.0

Product name: Akula 2.0

Key features: Akula is an open mobile application platform that makes it easy to develop, deploy and manage multiple apps; integrates with enterprise infrastructure; and allows developers to use any front-end tools. More info.

xPico Wi-Fi Shield for Arduino

Product name – xPico Wi-Fi Shield for Arduino

Key features  – Both expert and novice Arduino users will benefit from the xPico Wi-Fi Shield, which provides robust Wi-Fi connectivity to enable quick and easy prototyping of mobile-ready designs. More info.

 

Product Name: 2-Bay Thunderbolt Hard Drive Enclosure

Key features: The three two-bay Thunderbolt enclosure enables you to connect two 2.5-inch SATA I/II/III hard drives (HDD) or solid state drives (SSD) to your Mac or PC using an available Thunderbolt port. It offers features to help prevent heat build-up within the case, for a cooler operating environment, including a built-in fan and a solid aluminum chassis for maximum airflow and heat dissipation. More info.

Content Raven

Product name: Content Raven

Key features: New features include instant integration via URL links with cloud file sharing solutions, additions to business-class APIs, support for comments, upgraded console, new analytics reports, unlimited file storage, and more. More info.

Remote Power Control and Metering for High Amp Devices

Product name: Remote Power Control and Metering for High Amp Devices

Key features: Control power reboot and switching functions for remote, high amp devices.  Features versatile power metering, logging and alarm functions to track power usage at offsite facilities, plus Enterprise Management solution. More info.

Compuware APM Data Center Real-User Monitoring (DC RUM)

Product: Compuware APM Data Center Real-User Monitoring (DC RUM)

Key features: DC RUM extends monitoring for mobile, web and enterprise applications from Data Center to Internet’s edge in a single reporting interface, with heightened insight into users’ journeys and conversion rates. More info.

IBM Flex System X6 Compute Node Portfolio

Product name: IBM Flex System X6 Compute Node Portfolio

Key features: IBM'S Flex System X6 family of two-, four- and eight-socket compute nodes incorporates the sixth generation of enterprise X-Architecture for better scalability and performance for analytics and enterprise workloads. More info.

IBM System x3100 M5

Product name: IBM System x3100 M5

Key features: The new single-socket IBM System x3100 M5 server provides business-class reliability and performance in a compact tower, and is optimized for small to midsized businesses and distributed environments. More info.

HP ConvergedSystem 900 for SAP HANA

Product name: HP ConvergedSystem 900 for SAP HANA

Key features: HP ConvergedSystem 900 for SAP HANA delivers a single platform for running large mission-critical SAP HANA platform-based workloads while helping clients reduce costs and improve response time to business demands. More info.

EPiServer Find

Product Name: EPiServer Find

Key features: EPiServer Find helps businesses solve acquisition, retention and increased conversions of digital marketing and ecommerce sites. The new solution offers multiple benefits for aspiring digital leaders, including agility by creating automatic landing pages and an ROI increase on existing content.  More info.

App Reputation Service

Product name: App Reputation Service

Key features: Application Reputation Services to help enterprises prevent potential attacks on corporate devices. Organizations will be able to: track applications by user and device, categorize applications by risk level, and more. More info.

 

Infrastructure DDoS Protection

Product name: Infrastructure DDoS Protection

Key features: Incapsula’s Infrastructure DDoS Protection protects critical infrastructure (e.g., web, email, FTP) on demand across entire subnet ranges. In the event of an attack, traffic is re-routed through Incapsula’s scrubbing centers using BGP announcements. From this point on, all incoming network traffic is inspected and filtered, and only legitimate traffic is securely forwarded to the origin network via GRE tunneling.

Artifactory

Product name: Artifactory with full support of on-premise and cloud-based npm repositories.

Pricing: Artifactory Pro starts at $2,750 per year; Artifactory with HA is available within the Enterprise Value Pack (3 servers/$25,900/year)

Key features: JFrog’s binary repository management solution, Artifactory, is now the first private npm registry and proxy for the popular Node.js framework. Developers and DevOps teams can easily and securely share and publish in-house npm packages. More info.

Veeam Availability Suite v8

Product name: Veeam Availability Suite v8

Pricing: based per CPU socket, includes the first year of Maintenance and Support, and in North America starts at $1,100 for Standard Edition, $1,550 for Enterprise and $2,300 for Enterprise Plus Edition. In other regions, Veeam Availability Suite is available at local pricing.

Key features: The suite goes beyond backup – provides technologies for Always-On Business, ensuring applications and data accessible 24/7. Integrates with EMC, HP, NetApp storage solutions. Includes new Veeam Backup & Replication version. More info.

Remote Power Control and Metering for High Amp Devices

Product name: Remote Power Control and Metering for High Amp Devices

Key features: Control power reboot and switching functions for remote, high amp devices. Features versatile power metering, logging and alarm functions to track power usage at offsite facilities, plus Enterprise Management solution. More info.

Eucalyptus 4.0

Product name: Eucalyptus 4.0

Pricing: The Starter edition costs $149 per month per server and is billed monthly, the Standard edition is intended for production workloads and costs $199 per server per month with an annual billing cycle, and the Premium edition has 24×7 tech support and costs $299 per month or $3,588 per year since it also has an annual billing cycle.

Key features: Eucalyptus 4.0 provides companies with greater control and choice over cloud configuration and deployment to support large scale clouds. Along with the addition of better flexibility, network efficiency, and security. More info.

Vapps (virtual applications) for Netsocket Virtual Edge solution

Product name – Vapps (virtual applications) for Netsocket Virtual Edge solution

Key features - Netsocket Virtual Edge virtualized application (vApp) support for the automated delivery of virtualized applications (vApps) to its Virtual Edge platforms. Nine vApps have been qualified including Ubiquiti’s WiFi controller, OpenVPN, Pandora and Windows Server Essentials. More info.

DDoS Mitigation Service

Product Name: DDoS Mitigation Service

Key features: DDoS Mitigation Service detects attack traffic – at the network level and through a mitigation appliance – before it impacts an organization’s infrastructure. A team of security experts monitor CenturyLink’s global mitigation system, which analyzes traffic 24/7 and diverts and scrubs potentially malicious packets. More info.