Products of the week 7.15.13

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Sophos and Symantec

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

Couchbase Server 2.1

Product Name – Couchbase Server 2.1

Key features - the latest release of the Couchbase NoSQL document-oriented database, including new features that improve disk utilization and latency, and augment the product's monitoring and management capabilities. More info.

Sonatype Nexus Pro CLM Edition

Product name: Sonatype Nexus Pro CLM Edition

Key features: enforces security, licensing and architecture policies during the release management process. More info.

Data Insight 4.0

Product name: Data Insight 4.0

Key features: helps organizations improve unstructured data governance to reduce costs, reduce risk and achieve compliance through actionable intelligence into data ownership, usage and access controls. This new release contains enhanced visualization, advanced analytics and flexible remediation featuring a Symantec Enterprise Vault archiving connector. More info.

Viewfinity Application Control

Product name: Viewfinity Application Control

Key features: Viewfinity’s next-generation application control product is the only solution to provide complete whitelisting and administrative privilege capabilities. This combination fortifies the cyber-security landscape, offering protection against advanced persistent threats, malware and other security breaches. More info.

Co3 Security Module

Product name: Co3 Security Module

Key features: Enhancements include an aggregated Threat Intelligence database providing detailed malware, email, and URL analysis, incident Milestones, multiple Timeline views, Burndown charts, access control lists, and expanded Task customization options.

Asigra Cloud Backup v12.2 with Support for Google Apps

Product name: Asigra Cloud Backup v12.2 with Support for Google Apps

Key features: Allows users to turn their Windows 8 tablets into a full-function desktop with a single USB 3.0 cable that connects to the network and peripherals, including up to two displays.

Version 12.2 protects physical, virtual, cloud and mobile computing platforms and integrates Google Apps into Asigra's end-to-end backup infrastructure. The new capability restores lost data back into Google Apps. More info.


Product name: RiskRater

Key features: Rapid7 has developed a free security assessment tool to help organizations understand endpoint, user and mobile risk and security posture, and gain practical advice on how to strengthen your defenses. More info.

StealthWatch 6.4

Product name: StealthWatch 6.4

Key features: a network visibility and security monitoring system for threat detection and incident response. It provides insight into network and user activity to improve operations. More info.

Detect Safe Browsing (DSB) 4.0

Product name: Detect Safe Browsing (DSB) 4.0

Key features: extends fraud prevention to the end-user, protecting against malware and sophisticated threats. DSB 4.0 extends this support to Android and iOS, for secure mobile banking. More info.

Bomgar 13.1

Product name: Bomgar 13.1

Key features: Expands and improves secure remote support for computers and mobile devices, including an SDK that enables app developers to embed remote support capabilities into iOS or Android apps. More info.

Promisec Endpoint Manager 4.9

Product name: Promisec Endpoint Manager 4.9

Key features: provides visibility and control of endpoints. New features include MS WSUS server integration, enhanced BYOD support and integration with third-party vendors to automatically integrate and initiate agentless, pre-defined inspections. More info.

FactFinder v7 for Microsoft Azure

Product name – FactFinder v7 for Microsoft Azure

Key features - tracks transactions within the Azure Cloud and follows those transactions as they move across on-premise datacenter systems, providing an end-to-end view across the entire Hybrid environment. More info.

G400 and G800 gateways

Product name: G400 and G800 gateways

Key features:
The G400 and G800 VoIP gateways allow you to convert between a legacy telephony connection, such as E1/T1/PRI and a modern VoIP connection using SIP. More info.

ConceptDraw OFFICE 2

Product name: ConceptDraw OFFICE 2

Key features: ConceptDraw OFFICE utilizes CS Odessa’s INGYRE2 technology to deliver integration features that streamline everyday workflows. Includes ConceptDraw MINDMAP, PROJECT, and PRO. More info.

Puppet Enterprise 3.0

Product name: Puppet Enterprise 3.0

Key features: provides the ability to manage not just compute resources but network and storage as well. More info.


Product name: Backplane

Key features: Mobile access and collaboration in SharePoint and LiveLink from iPhone and iPad, with full IT control. More info.

CloudCheckr Pro

Product name • CloudCheckr Pro

Key features • CloudCheckr provides AWS users with automated and customizable cost, security, best practice, and change monitoring reports and alerts. The newest features include: EC2 Instance History (including intraday fluctuations), Resource Tag, and Advanced Cost Allocation reports. More info.

BIME 5.0

Product name: BIME 5.0

Pricing: Per user/Per month: Enterprise (for small teams): $180.00, Premium (maximum interactivity and customization): $360.00, Big Data (for very large volume of data): $720.00, Server (within your firewall): contact directly for pricing.

Key features: queries dozens of data sources through cloud connectors and presents results in a single, cohesive HTML5 framework, while providing interactive data analysis through the Haute Couture feature. More info.

CA Chorus Infrastructure Management for Networks and Systems

Product name: CA Chorus Infrastructure Management for Networks and Systems

Key features: Integrates system, network and DB2 for z/OS performance management applications into a single intuitive interface, to help IT administrators anticipate, find and solve problems. More info.

TeamViewer QuickSupport

Product name: TeamViewer QuickSupport

Key features: allows users to remotely access mobile devices from their computer. The app is designed for customer care, IT help desks and system administrators to troubleshoot mobile devices of customers and employees. More info.

Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 Series

Product name: Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 Series

Key features: Hardware accelerated primary deduplication reduces capacity needs by 90%. Combines file, block, object storage for big data workloads. More info.

HUS VM Flash-Optimized System Software with Hitachi Accelerated Flash Storage

Product name: HUS VM Flash-Optimized System Software with Hitachi Accelerated Flash Storage

Key features: Delivers up to 1,000,000 IOPS for access to data and insights, up to 2x the efficiency of commodity SSDs while reducing the cost per I/O by up to 60%. More info.

CDW Total Mobility Management

Product name: CDW Total Mobility Management

Key features: a portfolio of expertise, services and solutions to support IT departments as they plan, deploy and manage mobile technology and applications. More info.

Barracuda Web Application Firewall via Microsoft Azure

Product name – Barracuda Web Application Firewall via Microsoft Azure

Key features - Security is the new Barracuda and Microsoft teamed up to provide application security on Windows Azure. As the first WAF on Azure, customers can deploy the same strong application security as they do onsite. More info.

Sophos Mobile Control 3.5

Product Name: Sophos Mobile Control 3.5

Key Features: Available both on-premise and as-a-service, Sophos Mobile Control 3.5 makes it simple for small and mid-market organizations to secure, monitor and control mobile devices. This new release adds support for Windows Phone 8, as well as reporting and simplified administration to make BYOD (bring your own device) policies easy to define, implement and enforce.

FlexNet Manager Suite for Enterprises

Product name: FlexNet Manager Suite for Enterprises

Key features: Flexera Software has released a cloud-based version of its Software License Optimization solution, FlexNet Manager Suite for Enterprises. It provides software license management functionality to enterprises seeking to reduce software spend and maintain license compliance. More info.

ClearPath Libra 4200 with High Availability Option

Product name: ClearPath Libra 4200 with High Availability Option

Key features: uses a new automated High Availability option designed to strengthen failover protection and enhance clients’ access to applications in high-volume transaction processing environments. More info.