Products of the week 02.16.2015

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Dell and Asigra.


New 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.

021615potw actifio

Actifio One

Key features: Actifio One is a flexible cloud-based service for midmarket companies to extend their datacenter. Built on the copy data virtualization technology, applications are available when and where users need them. More info.

021615potw ansys

ANSYS 16.0

Key features:  Major advancements across flagship suite of simulation products, spanning electronics, systems engineering, structures and fluids; allows companies to bring products to market faster with less reliance on physical prototypes. More info.

021615potw catalogic

ECX 2.0

Key features: ECX 2.0 manages the full lifecycle of copy data—from copy creation, to usage, to expiration and capacity reclamation-- allowing IT organizations to leverage data copies to enable mission critical business operations while dramatically simplifying and reducing capital and operating. More info.

021615potw asigra

Asigra Cloud Backup Version 13

Key features: Asigra Cloud Backup Version 13 is an end-to-end data recovery software platform that now includes Office 365 support, Docker Container support, Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) enablement featuring VMware vSphere replication, endpoint data loss prevention, open infrastructure support for FreeBSD on ZFS and CentOS, integration with Linear Tape File System (LTFS) for low cost long term retention of backup data, mobile device geo-location with remote corporate data wipe, Microsoft SCCM integration and full Chinese localization. More info.

021615potw datameer 2

Datameer Professional

Key features: Datameer Professional is a big data analytics cloud platform specifically for Hadoop-as-a-Service (HaaS) targeted for department-specific deployments. It provides business managers a way to get started with big data without needing to wait for IT to deploy an enterprise-wide solution. More info.

021615potw codeship


Key features: ParallelCI lets developers configure multiple test pipelines that run their tests in parallel, allowing them to speed up their test builds by as much as 10x faster than before. More info.

021615potw deslock

DESlock+ for iOS, available through ESET

Key Features: Available exclusively through ESET’s channel partners, DESlock+ for iOS allows consumer and businesses of all sizes to encrypt and decrypt email, attachments and text on their iOS devices. More info.

021615potw dell

Dell EMS Email Archive and eDiscovery

Key features: Ability to search and archive thousands of emails, Microsoft Lync instant messaging conversations and content, and uncover priority documentation within seconds, reducing the time and manpower costs of finding relevant documentation for litigation. More info.

021615potw fluke

AirMagnet Enterprise 10.9

Key features: AirMagnet Enterprise provides nonstop detection, location, alerting, mitigation and reporting on cellular and Wi-Fi security breaches. More info.

021615potw identityfinder

Sensitive Data Manager 8.0

Key features: Sensitive Data Manager 8.0 includes two new enhancements that will give users even greater insight into and control over data stored on their network: Dynamic Classification and Sensitive Data Watcher. More info.

021615potw ixia

BreakingPoint Virtual Edition (VE)

Key features:  BreakingPoint Virtual Edition (VE) provides high-fidelity, real-world security for enterprise businesses. It provides scale and realism needed by network equipment manufacturers and large enterprise IT departments to validate application performance and security resilience. More info.

021615potw jotform

JotForm FormsCentral Import Wizard

Key features:  JotForm provides instant migration of Adobe Forms & response database; provides 7,500+ full-featured, ready-to-use templates, point & click form designer & hundreds of apps & widgets all for free. More info.

021615potw lancope

Lancope StealthWatch System 6.6

Key features:  Stealthwatch leverages the Cisco ISE 1.3 platform to deliver network visibility and new mitigation capabilities, and includes new security algorithms, enhanced visualization and operationalized security intelligence, and extended system scalability. More info.

021615potw masergy

Cloud Router

Key features: Cloud Router builds on Masergy’s SDN expertise, delivering routing capabilities via the Masergy Cloud Network. Cloud Router is a full-featured managed router, complementing Masergy’s existing on-premise Managed Router solutions. More info.

021615potw meru

Meru XPress Cloud

Pricing: XPress Cloud is priced at $695 for the XP8i access point and $135 per access point, annually, for the cloud management license.

Key features: XPress Cloud is a controller-less 802.11ac WLAN solution featuring cloud-based management that is purpose-built for SMEs and distributed enterprises. The XPress Cloud portfolio includes the new Meru XP8i access point. More info.

021615potw openspan

OpenSpan Automation 7.0

Key features: OpenSpan Automation 7.0 is a suite that includes a development framework, design environment, deployment and management console used to build intelligent desktop solutions that scale to meet enterprise transformation requirements. More info.

021615potw paxata

Paxata Adaptive Data Preparation

Key features: Paxata makes it easy to interactively explore, clean, shape and combine data from Hadoop, SFDC, Excel, CSV into an AnswerSet ready for analytics. The new release handles data prep at scale with new collaboration and dynamic governance capabilities!

021615potw redlion

Compact NT24k DIN-Rail Switches

Key features: Compact, all-Gigabit, managed industrial Ethernet switches. Includes IEEE 802.3af/at Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) model, redundant power inputs and robust remote monitoring for critical applications. More info.

021615potw singlehop

Shield Core Security

Key features: Shield Plus provides a layer of protection against Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. More info.

021615potw skytree

Infinity 15.1

Key features: Skytree’s AutoModel automatically determines optimal parameters and algorithms for maximum model accuracy, typically saving data scientists weeks and often months of manual work. Combined with Skytree’s one-step process to Train, Tune and Test models, the time and complexity required to build models is reduced even further. 

021615potw solarwinds

Network Performance Monitor 11.5

Key features: SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor improves business mobility and uptime with its’ newest features, wireless heat mapping and capacity forecasting, IT pros now have visibility into health and performance of the network. More info.

021615potw stoneware

webNetwork 6.3

Key Features: WebNetwork 6.3 offers new enhancements to help Unified Workspace users be more productive, including redesigned file services, access to leading cloud storage providers and greater scalability for future growth. More info.

021615potw thycotic

Secret Server 8.8

Key features: Privileged account management software now supports secure shell keys and hardware security modules, allowing customers to better secure the sensitive credentials critical to their organization’s operations. More info.

021615potw wti

Remote Console Server with Power Redundancy

Key features: Access console port functions on remote devices via in-band or out-of-band connection. Includes dual power inlets with built-in power fallback capabilities plus ping response monitor to detect unresponsive devices. More info.

021615potw xirrus

Xirrus Wall Mounted Access Point

Key features:  Xirrus XR-320 is a cloud-managed wall access point that delivers 802.11ac wireless and Gigabit Ethernet wired access from a simple and fast installation. More info.

021615potw trapx


Key features: DeceptionGrid automates the deployment of camouflaged malware traps that uniquely detect the lateral movement of sophisticated malware. Once triggered, DeceptionGrid accurately identifies the malware and alerts your SOC in real-time. More info.

021615potw brocade


Key features: IP storage switch for EMC Connectrix environments. Separates storage traffic from all other IT data. Patented load-balanced, multi-pathing; On-chip buffers; millisecond link failover. More info.

021615potw servicechannel

ServiceChannel Service Automation with Custom Analytics

Key features - ServiceChannel automates key business and service processes such as sourcing of contractors, connecting locations with external service providers, managing invoices and payments, and providing visibility and data for improved performance, compliance, and risk management. ServiceChannel Custom Analytics is a new product that enables clients to modify the standard ServiceChannel analytics or build their own business intelligence platform tailored to their specific operational processes. More info.

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