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Frank J. Ohlhorst is an award winning technology journalist, professional speaker and IT business consultant with over 25 years of experience in the technology arena. Frank has written for several leading technology publications, including CRN, eWeek, Infoworld Computerorld, TechTarget, PCWorld, ExtremeTech and Toms Hardware. Frank has also contributed to business publications, including Entrepreneur and BNET, and is an active contributor to multiple technology books. Frank also writes several white papers, case studies, reviewer’s guides and channel guides for leading technology vendors.
SonicWALL NSA E8510 combines intrusion prevention, application control and firewall policy to create a Next Generation Firewall that doesn’t slow down the network.
F5 BIG-IP LTM APM appliance turns security concerns into afterthoughts while bringing unified control over heterogeneous VDIs (virtual desktop infrastructures), allowing businesses to move away from the traditional client/server compute paradigm.
Tags: Application Virtualization, Single Sign On, WAN optimization, Hosted Services, Unified Security, Next Generation Firewalls, Application Acceleration, desktop virtualization, server virtualization, VDI
Networking Hardware Vendor Enterasys melds wireless and wired technologies together with a single management paradigm that simplifies management, speeds deployment and reduces operational costs.
Tags: Single Sign On, EndPoint Security, Wireless, LAN, Gigabit Ethernet, 10G, Ethernet, WiFi, security, managed services, IT management
Security vendor SonicWALL is looking to take data protection to the next level by offering appliance-based backup solutions, in the form of the company’s CDP (Continuous Data Protection) platform. More than just a backup device, the CDP product line combines imaging, cloud storage and advanced backup and recovery capabilities into a single platform.
Tags: private cloud, Cloud Computing, compliance, High Performance Analytics Appliance, Backup, Disater Recovery
With the arrival of each new disruptive technology, businesses are forced to change the way they work, after all, that is the definition of disruption, isn’t it?
Tags: Cloud Services, MSP, solution provider, security, password, servers, Web Top, Citrix, channel, OS33
Managing an in-house collaboration server, such as Microsoft Exchange, has become a burden for most small and medium businesses. Open-Xchange aims to lessen that burden by putting the power of collaboration back in the hands of the user and eliminating complex management and support chores.
Tags: Microsoft Exchange, Open-Xchange, collaboration, email, hosting services, Microsoft Outlook, Active Directory, SaaS, spam filtering, LDAP
Avistar provides a high definition videoconferencing solution to businesses looking to maximize their videoconferencing abilities.
Tags: WiFi, Windows 7, C3 Communicator Business Pro Edition, virtual server, C3 Communicator, Avistar, video conferencing
Virtualization and cloud technologies have been gobbling up expensive SAN space at an exponential rate. Coraid aims to meet the hunger of virtualization, cloud services and nontraditional applications with their new, inexpensive VSX series of SAN appliances, which solves the storage dilemma by bringing virtualization to the SAN.
Tags: Coraid, SAN, storage area network, virtualization, Fibre channel, VSX series, Storage, Etherdrive, storage virtualization, VMware, Linux, Windows, iSCSI, AoE, ATA over Ethernet, RAID
Nimble Storage merges performance, value and scalability into an enterprise storage solution that may just reinvent what storage is all about by combining tier 1 and tier 2 storage into a single appliance
Tags: Cloud Computing, compliance, fast ethernet, 10Gbe, web, GUI, Nimble, BC, Disater Recovery, Backup, virtualization, Storage, SAN