New products of the week 7.25.16

Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Acronis Networks and Algosec.

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.

Sophos SafeGuard Encryption 8

Sophos SafeGuard Encryption 8

Key features:  Sophos SafeGuard Encryption 8 is a new synchronized encryption solution that protects data against theft from malware, attackers or accidental leaks. All organizations can now choose to adopt the best practice of “always-on” file-level encryption to protect data by default. More info.



Key features: The AutoDiscovery solution automatically discovers all business applications, traffic flows and interdependencies across enterprise networks through IP probes or existing packet sniffing tools. It generates an up-to-date connectivity map for all business applications which is critical when they are migrated in data centers or to private or public cloud infrastructure to ensure the integrity of the network is fully maintained. More info.


Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series version 7.0

Key features – Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series version 7.0 is expressly designed for organizations adopting cloud-based applications, operating dispersed network environments, and leveraging public cloud platforms including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. More info.


Acronis Backup 12

Key features: World’s fastest backup protects the entire business, backing up data on-premises, in remote systems, in private and public clouds, and on mobile devices. It installs in three clicks. More info.

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ElectricFlow DevOps Release Automation Platform

Pricing - Community edition is free for small teams to use up to 10 nodes, enterprise license for large-scale deployments start at $50,000.

Key features: ElectricFlow is the industry’s first end-to-end DevOps platform – spanning the entire delivery pipeline from code check-in to Release – to offer push-button Rolling Deployments, making large-scale, mission-critical releases safe and reliable. More info.



Key features: Emplify is a mobile-first Software-as-a-Service platform for employee engagement created by Bluebridge to help leaders measure and drive engagement across their organizations. More info.


Actiance Support for Instagram

Key features: Actiance Socialite support for Instagram ensures that companies using Instagram as an enterprise communication tool meet compliance mandates. Now companies using Instagram to engage with customers, build brand awareness, and communicate with employees can monitor, archive, and generate analytics for Instagram posts, images, and comments. More info.



Key features: Gyst is an app integrating texting, contacts, calendars and tasks in one place, making users more productive with the things they do most. Gyst is now launched on the Google Play Store. More info.


illusive networks with Advanced Ransomware Guard

Key features: Cybersecurity deception technology pioneer introduces a new family of deceptions that detects, alerts and neutralizes ransomware in real-time — the only solution that deploys ransomware-specific deceptions across the entire network, endpoints and servers and neutralizes ransomware activity at the source hosts. More info.


DNS Watch

Key features: DNS Watch enables organizations to monitor their domain names and IP addresses to gain insights when existing domains move IP addresses, use different name or mail exchanges, more. More info.


Imperva SecureSphere Deployment Kit for Microsoft Azure Security Center

Key features: Helps Azure customers prevent, detect and respond to threats with increased visibility and control over the security of all their Azure resources. For enterprises that deploy mission-critical applications in the cloud, Azure Security Center and the SecureSphere Deployment Kit help automate the deployment of the market-leading SecureSphere Web Application Firewall to protect applications from cyber-attacks. More info


Enterprise Random Password Manager (ERPM) v5.5.0

Key features: ERPM v5.5.0 provides native cloud authentication, automated Linux security, and a new system and account discovery engine for privileged access management to control third party access through the cloud. More info.


Samanage Service Task

Key Features: Samanage’s new Service Task capability improves the service delivery experience by providing an optimized experience in a single service portal, giving service providers the ability to manage all tasks and approval requests. As service management needs continue to evolve, Samanage Service Task helps customers intuitively manage tasks and approvals through one interface and a cost-effective licensing model. Further, Service Task helps expand service management to all departments in an organization, increasing efficiency, agility and customer satisfaction. More info.


Savvius Insight 2.0

Key features: Savvius Insight 2.0 is a compact and cost-effective network monitoring and troubleshooting appliance that incorporates the full ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) stack for powerful, native reporting features that provide key network information and trends in real-time, browser-based dashboard. More info.


Sift Security Threat Hunting and Incident Response Platform

Key features - Sift Security utilizes relational graph data structures, novel data science, and intuitive visualization to enable security operations teams to reduce alert fatigue, accelerate investigations and find hidden risks. More info.


Quali CloudShell – Sandbox Software (Version 7.0)

Key features: Quali CloudShell cloud sandboxing software enables users to create on-demand personal replicas of production environments to automate the DevOps lifecycle. V7.0 introduces support for deploying full stack applications into sandboxes. More info.


Xacta Assessment Engine 5.0

Key features: Xacta Assessment Engine 5.0 is the next-generation of IT governance, risk and compliance (IT GRC). It enables enterprises to continuously manage risk and security compliance. More info.



Key features: Ubiq’s wireless presentation solution can be plugged into any TV or projector to allow anyone in a meeting room to share and present securely and wirelessly in under one second. More info.


Vlocity Communications Cloud Summer ’16

Key features: Vlocity is transforming how communication companies engage with their customers by building business support system (BSS) applications in the cloud on the Salesforce Customer Success Platform. Unlike providers of traditional on-premise BSS applications who provide only annual product enhancements and then charge their customers to deploy them, Vlocity delivers new innovations three or more times a year and makes them available to customers at no additional charge. More info.


Remote Site Manager with Current Metering

Key features: OOB access to remote reboot control and console port functions for 240V AC powered applications. Features dual power inlets, built-in ATS, monitoring and alarm features, plus enterprise management software. More info.


Zebra AP8432 and Zebra AP8533

Pricing: AP8432 is 1,000; AP8533 is 1,350

Key features: Zebra Technologies introduced two new wireless access points which will allow customers to connect with third-party IoT networks while offering greater network performance and secure connections. More info.

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Key features:  A new orchestration module for the Siemplify ThreatNexus security operations platform that reduces incident response times from days to minutes, fulfilling the demand for a complete end-to-end SOC solution. More info. 

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Access Review 2.0

Key features: Micro Focus Access Review allows custom definition of risk, based on organization policies and risk tolerance. This is reflected in risk scoring that supports better context for decision-makers. More info.

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