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Symantec tackling integrated management

Apr 19, 20043 mins
Data Center

Latest management news.

Symantec tackling integrated management, 04/19/04

Symantec went on tour last week to promote its plan for a converged security, systems and storage management system.

Storage management standard advances, 04/19/04

The Storage Network Industry Association announced recently that most of the industry’s leading vendors now comply with the Storage Management Initiative Specification, a group of protocols that let storage …

Users ponder Microsoft security plans, 04/19/04

Microsoft should retrofit older software with new security enhancements it plans to release later this year and add more support and better reporting features to its forthcoming patch-management tools, …

Review: TrueControl from Rendition leads strong pack of configuration tools, 04/19/04

We test five network configuration management products: AlterPoint’s DeviceAuthority Suite, Dorado Software’s RedCell, Rendition Networks’ TrueControl 3.0, Tripwire’s …

Configuration management buyer’s guide, 04/19/04

Detailed data on configuration management products.

Opinion: The real traffic mgmt. challenge, 04/19/04

The benefits of Layer 4 to Layer 7 applications management are tremendous. But to take full advantage of these capabilities, make sure your organization is converging along with the technology.

Reflectent safeguards upgrades and app rollouts, 04/16/04

Reflectent Software this week updated its flagship software, which tracks systems and application performance on end-user devices and can now help network managers predict the impact of problems …

Microsoft opens up Visio schemas, 04/15/04

Microsoft on Thursday announced it has released documentation that allows corporate and third-party developers to take full advantage of the XML-based schemas, called DatadiagramML, in its Office Visio …

Newsletter: Keynote acquires NetRaker, 04/15/04

Keynote Systems last week announced it has for an undisclosed sum acquired NetRaker, a California company that collects and manages data to track online customer experiences.

Newsletter: SLM bridges business objectives and technology investment, 04/14/04

The foundational question about all services is value. In other words, “What is the most effective way for the service to be delivered to those requiring …

Newsletter: Chaos can lead to management mistakes, 04/14/04

Today’s IT environments are ideal breeding grounds for chaos. Administrators may be caught up in the firefighting spiral, where there isn’t enough time to do the …

Newsletter: AD forest best practice, 04/14/04

Last issue I told you about some presentations that I had seen recently that varied widely in the number of Active Directory forests deployed at an enterprise. While the …

SealedMedia updates DRM system, 04/14/04

SealedMedia today released version 3.2 of its namesake digital rights management (DRM) product, with features such as NT authentication for tighter integration with enterprise applications.

Newsletter: Network Associates software optimizes SMB nets, 04/13/04

Network Associates this week will unveil a pair of products designed to provide small to midsize companies with the protocol analysis, network optimization …