New products of the week 7.4.16

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

New products of the week

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.


Alight Enterprise Cloud

Key features: a platform for deploying vertical applications for mortgage banking, mining/energy, telecommunications and high tech that show the financial ripples of potential decisions across the enterprise. More info.


Attunity Visibility for Hadoop

Key features: Attunity Visibility enables comprehensive data usage analytics and management for large-scale and fast-growing Hadoop Data Lake environments. The software supports all major Hadoop distributions and data warehouses, providing a unified platform for intelligent data management across enterprise big data systems. More info.


Alteryx Analytics

Key features: Insights from models ranging from descriptive to prescriptive. Big Data performance with in-database blending and analytics. Guided predictive analytics starter kit to learn predictive fundamentals. Expanded support for visual analytics. More info.


Backblaze B2 1.0

Key features: Going toe-to-toe with Amazon S3, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure, B2 Cloud Storage 1.0 lets you upload large files up to 10TB in size, at one-fourth the cost. B2 1.0 will integrate with preferred partners like Synology, OpenIO, CloudBerry Lab and Cubix. More info.


PMP 450m with cnMedusa technology

Key features: PMP 450m with cnMedusa Massive MU-MIMO technology multiplies sector capacity, offers ground breaking spectral efficiency, and protects current investment in the platform, all in a highly integrated and affordable package. More info.


Axcient Fusion

Key features: Fusion is a cloud-converged platform for IT resilience and agility. The platform consolidates multiple non-production IT workloads — data protection, business continuity and disaster recovery — into a single on-demand platform. More info.


Barracuda Web Security Gateway 10.0

Key features – Barracuda Web Security Gateway 410 hardware appliance now includes full SSL Inspection, while the Barracuda Web Security Gateway 310 hardware appliance now includes a Safe Search feature. More info.


FLI Charge

Key features: The fastest, most powerful wireless charging system for mobile devices including laptops, tablets and phones. Unlike previous attempts at wireless charging, it uses conductive technology to provide power to multiple devices at the same time. More info.


CA Unified Infrastructure Management

Key features: CA Unified Infrastructure Management now supports the health and performance monitoring of Docker, PureStorage, Nutanix and OpenStack environments and has added additional capabilities for AWS cloud infrastructures. More info.


IBM DB2 V11.1

Key features: DB2 V11.1 is powerful multi-workload database software that powers the next generation of applications including mobile, analytics, cognitive and highly available transactions. It helps developers bridge on-premise applications to the cloud and enable a hybrid data architecture. More info.

information builders

WebFOCUS Business User Edition

Key features: WebFOCUS BUE self-service analytics solution is a multi-user, server-based product with a user interface oriented toward non-technical business users and analysts. BUE incorporates workgroup-oriented capabilities, offering collaboration and rich analytics. More info.


WAN Encryption

Key features: The latest addition to Masergy’s managed network functions, WAN Encryption is a managed service that protects data end-to-end while in transit for software-defined WAN connectivity between applications and users. More info.


MicroStrategy 10.4

Key features: This release brings added computing power, new work fencing  capabilities, and enhancements in analytics, mobility and security to MicroStrategy’s flagship enterprise analytics platform, MicroStrategy 10. More info.


Power PDF 2

Pricing: $149.99 with volume discounts available. Power PDF Standard 2 for individuals, home offices and small workgroups is offered for $99.99.

Key features: Power PDF 2 delivers advanced PDF features like editing, annotating, and converting through an intuitive Microsoft Office look and feel that supports Windows 10 touch-enabled, hybrid devices. More info.


Business Critical WiFi & virtual Bluetooth Low Energy (vBLE) services

Price: $1,385 per WiFi/vBLE access point; $150 per AP per year for each service, or $225 for both services

Key features: Wave 2 WiFi access points with cloud-based management tools boasting predictive analytics and correlation capabilities. Includes support for vBLE, enabling sensor-based location services and apps. More info.


T2 Threat Intelligence

Key features: T2 Threat Intelligence is comprised of near real-time intelligence from expert investigations into active spear phishing campaigns, alerting defenders to these threat indicators far in advance of other intelligence sources. More info.


vSTAC SLX 50, 100, 200

Key features: vSTAC SLX extends the Pivot3 portfolio of hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) systems with a new offering that combines Pivot3’s HCI appliances with a multi-tier flash array with advanced QoS. More info.



Key features: Shift scheduling made easy. Sling is the easiest way to schedule and communicate with your employees—the sling software is like having your own personal digital manager with everthing in one place. Available on Android and iPhone. More info.


The Foundry

Key features: A suite of development services for developers of IoT sensor-based solutions. It assists developers in startups as well as established companies accelerate the commercialization of LoRa-based LPWAN products and solutions. More info.


NCP Secure Enterprise Management (SEM) 4.0

Key features: SEM provides a single console to administer remote access VPN clients. The new version includes an enhanced interface and support for Windows 10, making it even easier for enterprises to centrally manage VPN endpoints. More info.


ClearPath Forward ePortal 7.0

Key features: This highly automated development and modernization software enables deployment of “always on” cloud-to-mobile applications and includes support for latest Google Android, Apple iOS and Microsoft Windows 10 web development capabilities. More info.


Zero-U Automatic Power Transfer Switch

Key features: Reliable power redundancy solution for existing single inlet devices.  Zero-Unit format mounts to rack post, conserving space in cramped equipment racks.  Twelve NEMA 5-15R outlets plus two IEC C19 outlets. More info.


Wowza Streaming Engine 4.5

Key features: Wowza Streaming Engine is customizable and scalable server software that powers video and audio streaming to any device. The software can be deployed on premises or in the cloud, and it offers complete server-level control, cost-effective monthly pricing and APIs for workflow automation. With the latest release, companies can publish video directly to Facebook Live from within Wowza Streaming Engine. More info.


Total Wearable Solutions

Pricing: Zebra’s new lineup of wearable devices includes the WT6000 Industrial Wearable Computer, RS6000 Bluetooth Ring Scanner, HS3100 Bluetooth Headset, RS4000 Corded Ring Scanner and the HS2100 Corded Headset. The pricing is as follows:
o   The WT6000 Industrial Wearable Computer has a starting list price of $2,995
o   The RS6000 BT Ring Scanner has a starting list price of $1,250
o   The RS4000 corded Ring Scanner has a starting list price of $950
o   The starting list price for the HS3100 BT Headset is $345.
o   The starting list price for the HS2100 corded Headset with the cable is $245.

Key features: Zebra’s Total Wearable Solutions are built on the Android OS and backed by Zebra Mobility DNA, with hands-free and speech-directed picking that increases user mobility, comfort and accuracy. More info.


zyme cloud platform 3.0

Key features: The zyme cloud platform 3.0 enables global enterprises
to optimize the performance of distribution channels through timely, actionable intelligence. Delivered through a fully scalable, high-performance, multi-tenant
cloud architecture, companies gain maximum value from channel sales with targeted solutions that address critical areas, including e-commerce, incentive payments
and IoT. More info.


Xirrus XD4 and XR Wave 2

Pricing: XD2- 240: $1,295; XD4-240: $2,195; XR-2436 – Wave 2: $2,195; XR-4836 – Wave 2: $4,295

Key features: The new four radio XD and eight radio XR high density Wave 2 solutions are built to address the connectivity challenges that enterprises, education and public venues face, delivering highest performance and most adaptive cloud managed Wi-Fi solutions available. More info.


BlueData EPIC on AWS

Key features: The BlueData EPIC software platform is now available for Amazon Web Services, providing a consistent and flexible Big-Data-as-a-Service experience for Hadoop and Spark either on-premises or in the public cloud. More info.