Dell unveiled the latest edition of the VKernel VM life cycle management solution. Foglight vOPS Standard 6.5 features automated VM decommissioning and hardware modeling, as well as a new host and data store diagnosis screen. VKernel joined Dell as part of the buyout of Quest Software.
HP unveiled HP Agile Manager, a SaaS solution for organizing, planning and executing projects. Features include source code and build management analytics, a drag-and-drop interface and task and release planning boards.
ioSafe released ioSafe N2, a disaster-proof NAS/RAID storage solution powered by Synology DiskStation Manager. The appliance provides up to 8TB of storage, with a 2GHz Marvel CPU and 512MB memory.
IBM released an array of new servers and analytic systems. IBM introduced eight new Power Systems products, which include embedded memory and virtualization, as well as two new PowerLinux Systems built for IBM’s InfoSphere BigInsights and Streams analytic software. Powered by Netezza, PureData System for Analytics features greater data volume capabilities; a smaller PureApplication System handles deployments to virtual environments; and PureApplication System on POWER7+ manages applications in the cloud. Also upgraded was IBM XIV Storage System, with increased workload capacity, and Real-Time Compression Appliance Model STN7800 v4.1, with improved connectivity and volume features. (For more on this story, click here.)
Oracle unveiled the latest version of its open source database, as well as two updates to its family of Product Lifecycle Management solutions. MySQL 5.6 features enhanced linear scalability, flexible NoSQL access, simplified query development, and improved transactional throughput and application availability. Oracle Agile Product Lifecycle Management 9.3.2 includes a new compliance engine, approval matrix capabilities and an improved audit screen. Oracle Agile Product Lifecycle Management for Process 6.1.1 features formula modeling and compliance improvements, as well as Oracle’s Agile Product Quality Management for Process, a module for enterprise-wide information visibility.
RedSeal Networks released the latest version of its security risk management platform. RedSeal Platform 6.5 includes policy support for wireless network controllers, Common Configuration Enumeration scores, BYOD support, and security information and event management integration.
RightAnswers announced the availability of RightAnswers SuiteApp for NetSuite’s Suite Cloud Computing Platform. The integrated CRM and knowledge management solution enables users to handle customer inquiries, share customer information and track progress via analytics, without having to leave the NetSuite interface.
Roambi unveiled the latest version of its database connector for its BI visualization app. Roambi ES 4.5 JDBC Connector accesses and integrates data from multiple database sources, including Hive/Hadoop 0.9, Oracle 11g, MySQL 5.5 and SAP HANA, and offers various data delivery methods.
SmartFile announced updates to its namesake file sharing and FTP hosting solution. Features include a new user interface, an upgraded API, SmartApps (for viewing and editing multimedia files) and Dropbox support.
STORServer released STORServer Virtual Appliance, a downloadable virtual machine that backs up multiple operating system and email applications, supports virtual machines, local and remote devices, and operates across multiple network connections (NAS, SAN, LAN and WAN).
TIBCO Software released TIBCO Nimbus Control 9, the latest version of its BPM solution. Features include a redesigned interface, a single global governed process for managing assets and a new iOS app.
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