Products of the Week

Our round-up of intriguing new products from Cisco, Dell, EMC, among others.

Products of the Week

Our round-up of intriguing new products from Cisco, EMC, Dell, among others.

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AVOB Energy Viewer Express

Product name: AVOB Energy Viewer Express

Key features: A free new assessment tool that makes it easy for SMBs and large enterprises to get a proper estimate of their current energy consumption and carbon footprint. More info.

Impulse Point's Safe-Connect 5.0

Product: Safe-Connect 5.0

Key features: The new software for Safe-Connect's NAC appliances adds support for Aruba wireless controllers, individualized sponsorships of guest machines on the network, a real-time policy reporting dashboard reporting for Linux, Apple, smartphones and gaming machines, third-party application version control for Windows machines and expanded anti-virus support for both Mac and Windows machines.

Queplix Virtual Data Manager

Product: Queplix Virtual Data Manager

Key features: Queplix Virtual Data Manager substantially automates application and data integration, enabling a consistent view of customer, product and financial data so that vital information remains accurate across software systems. More info.

Crossbeam's X-Series Network Security Platform Family ? X20, X30, X60 & X80-

Product: X-Series Network Security Platform Family – X20, X30, X60 & X80-S

Key features: The X-Series family of network security platforms – expanded to include the X20, X30, X60 and X80-S – enables service providers and enterprises to run multiple best-of-breed security applications on a single, high-performance chassis – now at throughput speeds from 5G to 150Gbps. Upgraded 12-core application-processing blades boost performance across all chassis, and an improved XOS operating system opens the X-Series to more security applications. More info.

Cisco's Advanced Video Monitoring System software

Product: Advanced Video Monitoring System software

Key features: Analytical tools for tasks such as sending out alerts if an item in the camera's view appears, disappears or moves. More info.

Related story: Cisco updates small-business switches, phones, cameras

Cisco's SPA 300 and 500 Series IP Phones

Product name: SPA 300 and 500 Series IP Phones

Key features: The 300 Series is designed for low power consumption and for use with IPv6. The Cisco SPA525G2 IP Phone comes with a Wi-Fi connection to a wireless LAN and a Bluetooth connection for sharing a call with cell phones. More info.

Related story: Cisco updates small-business switches, phones, cameras

Dell KACE's Secure Browser

Product name: Secure Browser

Key features: Dell KACE announced a new version of its Secure Browser. New components include Dell KACE's PC Lockdown solution, in addition to stopping the latest security threats, such as Evercookie version of its Secure Browser. A new component of the browser includes Dell KACE's PC Lockdown solution. More info.

Prowess' SmartMigrate

Product name: SmartMigrate

Key features: SmartMigrate is a free, wizard-based solution that helps people who are migrating to Windows 7 retain their existing Windows XP environment — including applications, settings, files and folders — as a virtual machine. More info.

EMC NetWorker with EMC Data Domain Boost Integration

Product name: EMC NetWorker with EMC Data Domain Boost Integration

Key features: EMC NetWorker backup software integrated with EMC Data Domain Boost software dramatically increases backup speeds and simplifies configuration and management. More info.