Astute Networks, Inc., a provider of Networked Flash appliances, announced the release of ViSX OS v5, the latest software release for the ViSX family of Performance Storage Appliances. The ViSX offers an expanded range of capacity options to suit the growing demand for high application performance in both physical and virtual environments, including OpenStack support for cloud deployments.

DataStax, a company that powers online applications that transform business, announced DataStax Enterprise 4.0, the latest version of its always-on database platform based on Apache Cassandra. DataStax Enterprise 4.0 introduces a powerful new in-memory option and enterprise search enhancements for faster performance.

DB Networks, an innovator of behavioral analysis in database security, introduced the IDS-6300v intelligent security virtual appliance, a new solution based on a next-generation Core Intrusion Detection System platform introduced last year in DB Networks' IDS-6300 Core IDS hardware appliance, now delivered as a virtual offering.

Infor, a provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, announced Infor PeopleAnswers Talent Science for Healthcare. The Infor PeopleAnswers solution enables healthcare organizations to select, retain, and develop clinicians through predictive talent analytics, a combination of talent science and big data, which will help organizations make better clinician hiring decisions, reduce turnover, and deliver on the mission of high-quality, safe care.

Novell introduced the release of Novell ZENworks Suite, a new all-inclusive suite to replace all existing ZENWorks suite/bundled options. The new solution enables enterprise IT to easily oversee asset management, configuration management, service management and endpoint protection in one offering. Additionally, Novell ZENworks 11 Support Pack 3 is now available, which further enhances customers' abilities to manage, protect, audit and report on their complex device fleets.

Predixion Software, a developer of collaborative predictive analytics software solutions, announced that its predictive analytics solutions for the healthcare industry are now available on the Windows Azure cloud platform from Microsoft Corp., enabling its customers to comply with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act standards on business associate agreements.

Treasure Data, a cloud data service provider, released its custom solution for the digital gaming industry giving product managers, developers, designers and executives the most flexible, cost-effective solution for analytics. Now product teams have a self-service solution for comprehensive gaming analytics. The solution uses Treasure Data's big data managed service to acquire, store and analyze data from any game interaction.