Lenovo Updates ThinkServer Family for Small Businesses

Lenovo announced TS130 and TS430 to its ThinkServer family. The new additions feature the latest Intel Xeon process technology and remote management tools. The TS130 and TS140 give small-to-medium businesses and corporate branch offices a performance boost and business tools.

“The Lenovo ThinkServer TS130 delivers capabilities that small business owners need in a server by including features like the latest Intel Active Management Technology—an outstanding remote manageability solution,” said Boyd Davis, vice president and general manager of Data Center Group Marketing at Intel.

The single processor TS130 and TS430 leverage the Intel Xeon E3-1200 processors, which offer up to 30 percent better performance than previous generations. Equipped with Intel’s AMT 7.0 manageability tools, the ThinkServer TS130 comes with enterprise class storage choices, onboard RAID, and remote manageability features. The ThinkServer TS430 offers 16TB of hot swap storage capability, SAS RAID data protection, and redundant power choices. In addition, the TS430 offers front-side drive access and a ThinkServer Management Module with available iKVM.

“The ThinkServer TS430 changes the game for small business servers,” said Tom Ribble, director of worldwide marketing for Lenovo’s ThinkServer Business Unit. “With outstanding storage scalability, premium SAS RAID, and redundant power choices, the ThinkServer TS430 delivers all these features and world-class quality at unmatched prices.”

Pricing for TS130 begins at $657, and TS430 begins at $699. To learn more, visit www.lenovo.com.

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Active Endpoints Announces ActiveVOS 9.0

Active Endpoints has announced the availability of ActiveVOS 9.0 Enterprise Edition and a new Data Center Edition. These latest releases deliver a scalable and secure SOA-based business process management system that supports multi-tenant virtual partitioning and resource sharing, multi-site clustering for large IT organizations to deploy private clouds, and enables software-as-a-service (SaaS) providers to deploy more cost-effective public clouds. Additional features of ActiveVOS 9.0 Enterprise and Data Center Edition include an enhanced process designer and a new performance dashboard. The new release also includes improved standards support that is fully compliant with BPMN 2.0, XQuery 3.0, and XSLT 2.0 standards. To learn more, visit www.activevos.com.

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Egnyte Releases Personal Local Cloud 6.0

Egnyte has released Personal Local Cloud 6.0 and the Egnyte Outlook email plug-in. These tools let users easily browse and share files in the cloud directly from their desktops or within Microsoft Outlook. Egnyte’s Personal Local Cloud includes a visual sync indicator on each file and folder that lets users confirm that each file is up to date. In addition, Egnyte’s Personal Local Cloud has the ability to share files by generating links directly from the desktop, and provides seamless enforcement of all business policies set by the company administrator. To learn more, visit www.egnyte.com.

Netuitive Releases Netuitive 5.5 for the Enterprise

Netuitive announced the latest release of its predictive analytics software, Netuitive 5.5. Built for large enterprises, Netuitive 5.5 is a performance management platform for mission-critical applications running in physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructures. The new release resolves IT issues before they impact quality of service. New product features help IT organizations eliminate virtual server sprawl, optimize server consolidation ratios, enable long term capacity trending, and improve the manageability of virtualized applications. Additional features in Netuitive 5.5 include a flexible one-view dashboard, chargeback reports, and support for multi-hypervisor environments. To learn more, visit www.netuitive.com.

Secure Networks with TrustNet Manager

Certes Networks announced the general availability of TrustNet Manager, a web-based management platform that lets organizations secure networks and achieve regulatory compliance. TrustNet Manager’s drag-and-drop security policy builder simplifies provisioning and lets users deploy multi-layer encryption and security policies. In addition, TrustNet Manager provides role-based access to multiple users, giving teams control of encryption keys and network security policies. TrustNet Manager is based on a clustered server architecture with disaster recovery capabilities, and is able to generate and deliver periodic key updates. To learn more, visit www.certesnetworks.com.

Recover Lost and Forgotten Passwords

Passcape Software has released Passcape Windows Password Recovery 2.0, an application that lets users regain access to Windows, even if passwords have been lost or forgotten. Passcape Windows Password Recovery uses password recovery algorithms, artificial intelligence, and comprehensive dictionaries of passwords and pass-phrases to identify and unlock Windows. The program supports 11 different types of password recovery techniques. These methods are supported by 2GB of dictionary data which is available online from within the program, and work with ASCII, Unicode, UTF8, and PCD formats. To learn more, visit www.passcape.com.

Siemon Offers Flat-Cable Category 6 Compatible Patch Cords

Siemon announced the release of new category 6 compatible flat patch cords for in-cabinet network equipment connectivity. These RJ45 copper cable assemblies support category 6 transmission performance in a low profile construction that provides for tighter bend radius and easily managed cable routing. These patch cords use four pairs of 28-gage cable in a rectangular cross section that is only 2.2mm thick. The small profile lets two to three flat cables to be neatly bundled in the space of a single round 24-gage cable. To learn more, visit www.siemon.com.

Vormetric Announces Transparent Encryption for SAP

Vormetric announced Vormetric Data Security for SAP, a solution that protects data in SAP environments with transparent encryption. The solution provides centralized, secure key management and separation of duties. In addition, Vormetric’s solution requires no changes to SAP and protects information both inside and outside of databases. The solution has the ability to protect both structure and unstructured data, including SAP reports, archives, and database extracts. Vormetric supports databases including IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and Informix. To learn more, visit www.vormetric.com.

Rectiphy Releases ActiveImage Protector for Hyper-V

Rectiphy has released ActiveImage Protector for Hyper-V with ReZoom TM 3.0 which includes enhancements to its live data, sector based, backup and restore solutions for Microsoft's virtual environment. ActiveImage Protector adds new features including speed enhancements, resource usage adjustment options, and the ability to combine incremental and full backup images for long term data storage. In this release, ActiveImage Protector supports the next-generation of uEFI motherboards and GUID partition tables. To learn more, visit www.rectiphy.com.