Over 30 Product and News Announcements to be Made at Interop and Mobile Business Expo

Business IT Leaders Make Significant Announcements at Leading Business Technology Events in New York

Sep 8, 2008

Interop New York and Mobile Business Expo, produced by TechWeb, today announced 39 announcements being made at the collocated events happening September 15-19 in New York at the Javits Convention Center. Interop and Mobile Business Expo are choice venues for leading IT vendors to introduce the latest technology innovations and news to the targeted audience of technology professional and buyers. For more information visit http://www.interop.com/ and http://www.mobilebusinessexpo.com/.

The list of 2008 Interop New York and Mobile Business Expo exhibitors making news announcements or showcasing products for the first time will continue to grow throughout the event, and currently includes the following:

  --  Aastra is pleased to introduce the definitive visual collaboration
      system, ViPr, offering dramatic "virtual presence" and unparalleled
      ease of use for the most natural conversations and the most productive
      meetings. ViPr raises the bar for high-quality video conferencing
      while maintaining full interoperability with standard telephone
      systems and legacy video conferencing.
  --  Affinion Security Center launches IdentitySecure, a combination of
      powerful services designed to protect personal information and
      financial data through monitoring of social security numbers and
      public records, frequent data sweeps of the Internet for personal
      information, credit monitoring and monitoring of underground chat
      rooms that buy and sell personal information.
  --  Agito Networks is unveiling the next release of the RoamAnywhere
      Mobility Router, the most powerful enterprise FMC product increasing
      enterprise mobile worker productivity while reducing cellular costs.
      Industry firsts include Secure Remote Voice for secure VoWLAN, Dynamic
      Least Cost Routing, and the broadest PBX and Symbian/Windows Mobile
      handset support available.
  --  Anue Systems will unveil the Anue 5200 Series Tool Aggregator -- a
      network tool aggregator.  The 5200 Tool Aggregator helps companies
      deploy multiple network tools by conveniently linking test and
      monitoring tools to any traffic on the network, improving network
      visibility and maximizing return on investment for monitoring tools.
  --  AppRiver announces its unique partnership with Akamai, making AppRiver
      the only Exchange Hosting provider to offer a truly optimized network.
      AppRiver Hosted Exchange users receive quick and reliable access to
      their e-mail via Outlook, Outlook Web and Mobile Device, regardless of
      their location or what is happening on the Internet.
  --  Astaro introduces the new Astaro Mail Gateway, a unified solution
      designed to counter the myriad security risks of email communication.
      The appliance combines high-capacity filtering with a patented
      anti-spam engine and dual virus scanners, S/MIME and PGP encryption,
      and message management into one powerful appliance. For more
      information, visit http://www.astaro.com/.
  --  Autocipher will debut Autocipher 1.1, an agentless password management
      solution for the Local Administrator UserID for computers in an
      MS-Windows environment. Autocipher uses patent pending technology to
      ensure the shared Local Administrator password on every machine in a
      MS-Windows environment is secure, unique, compliant and available
  --  AVTECH introduces Mini-UPS (MUPS), a unique sensor that detects loss
      of main power while providing seamless battery backup power for up to
      30 minutes or until main power is restored. It can provide battery
      backup power for any 5V device at up to 1 Amp (5 Watts).
  --  Barracuda Networks announces a new cost-effective appliance designed
      to help organizations maximize the cost of Internet connections and
      ensure reliable Internet access to and from the network.  Available in
      three models, pricing for the new solution will start at $1,999 with
      no per port or per server license fees.
  --  Berkeley Varitronics Systems introduces their newest WLAN testing
      tool, Yellowjacket-TABLET, an 802.11 WiFi analyzer that performs RF
      spectrum analysis continually from 2.0-5.9 GHz and also demodulates
      all 802.11b/a/n/g packets.  Another new item is BVS' Direction Finding
      Antenna Array interface for the Yellowjacket-TABLET.
  --  Cortado, a global mobile business software solutions company, will
      unveil a new mobile enterprise application that compliments the
      BlackBerry® Professional Software.  This solution allows small
      business customers new levels of productivity through flexible
      printing and faxing options, and secure access to the network drive.
  --  Curtiss Wright introduces the industry's first Physical Layer 1 Switch
      supporting 8.5 Gbps Fibre Channel.  Supporting INTEROP applications,
      Test Labs, Financial San Storage, and Data Centers the RT8000 card
      with 48 SFP+ ports provides increased network control, added security,
      enables performance monitoring and fast reconfiguration of 8 Gbps FC
  --  Cyberoam announces launch of SSL VPN appliances -- the 3rd-generation
      VPNs offering functional benefits of conventional IPSec-VPNs along
      with superb endpoint security and ease of use. Addressing performance,
      scalability and application-access issues of earlier VPNs, they are
      most suitable for mobile devices, wireless networks and enterprises
      requiring IPSec-VPN replacements.
  --  DisplayLink will showcase a Green IT demo and whitepaper demonstrating
      the power and cost savings associated with using USB graphics
      technology.  With the new range network display enabled adapters,
      docks and monitors, multi-display productivity is easier and
      environmentally-friendly than ever for IT managers to implement.
  --  Eaton will debut its energy efficient 9130, 5130 and Pulsar M UPSs
      that protect IT operations while saving energy. In addition to Eaton
      sponsoring Interop and presenting, it will launch its worldwide "Power
      Through" campaign, reintroducing its expanded capabilities to the IT
      channel and end-user communities.
  --  Foxit Software is pleased to announce its newest mobile PDF viewer:
      Foxit Reader for Pocket PC Version 1.4. Foxit Reader has reflow
      technology which makes reading on mobile devices much easier. Foxit
      Reader also allows users to easily view a variety of PDF documents and
      find text inside PDF documents.
  --  General Electric Digital Energy™ announces new GT Series 6kVA and
      10kVA UPS, which protects mission critical equipment from fluctuations
      in the power source. The GT Series is a true VFI (Voltage & Frequency
      Independent) on-line double conversion, transformerless, intelligent,
      high performance UPS.
  --  Gigamon, the leading provider of intelligent data access networking
      products, will announce GigaVUE-2404 high density Data Access Switch
      for 10G networks. Featuring the world's most advanced aggregation,
      replication, mapping and packet filtering the GigaVUE-2404 is the
      total solution for network monitoring.
  --  HP ProCurve will be introducing its new senior vice president and
      general manager, Marius Haas, at Interop New York.
  --  ImageStream will show a pre-release of its Web management and package
      management systems. The new Web management system provides a
      user-friendly interface for configuring ImageStream routers. The new
      package management system supports new software including Web caching,
      Web filtering with Netsweeper, bandwidth manager, VoIP
      gateway/SoftPBX, VoIP analysis, and intrusion detection.
  --  Innovative Research, Inc. introduces TileFlow, a new software product
      for simulating the cooling performance of data centers. TileFlow
      reveals the hot and cold spots, eliminating the trial-and-error
      process normally required to improve the cooling of data centers.
      TileFlow enables you to advise the best cooling strategy for your data
  --  Intelligent Computer Solutions introduces Rapid Image, a Hard Drive
      Duplicator designed to copy one "Master" drive to 19 "Target" drives
      simultaneously at speeds exceeding 6GB/minute.  It can also be
      configured to have up to four "Master" drives to store images and copy
      up to 16 "Target" drives without speed degradation.
  --  Ipanema Technologies introduces Intelligent Acceleration, which both
      accelerates and guarantees the performance of WAN business
      applications including data-transfer (FTP, CIFS...), interactive (SAP,
      Citrix...) and real-time (Voice, Video...) applications. A combination
      of acceleration mechanisms are dynamically applied under the control
      of sophisticated global and dynamic optimization and classification
  --  iTrinegy proudly launches its new very high performance
      (>10Gbps, >1.4Mpackets/second) cost-effective, next generation Network
      Emulator to create high speed, high volume networks and enable large
      scale testing (>30,000 automated simultaneous network conditions).
      Offers enhanced usability via a new built-in drawing GUI and XML
      network scenarios directly captured from live networks.
  --  Logicube will launch its next-generation hard drive duplicator, the
      SuperSonix™ at Interop. This single target solution includes
      built-in support for SATA/IDE/USB and Firewire. The SuperSonix
      features transfer speeds approaching 6GB/min., a color touch screen
      interface and an intuitive Wizard feature that steps novice users
      through key operations.
  --  Modius introduces its Data Center infrastructure Manager (DCiM™).
      DCiM is the first data center infrastructure management solution that
      combines data center IT, Site Infrastructure and Environmental Sensor
      information in a single system.  DCiM improves data center energy
      efficiency by benchmarking current performance and consolidating
      disparate information into enterprise-wide infrastructure views.
  --  Network Critical will unveil their newest product, the SmartNA 10G
      Filtering TAP.  This innovative Access Technology Solution captures 10
      gigabit network traffic and features deep packet filtering, allowing
      companies to continue using their 1 gigabit data analysis tools while
      monitoring their 10 gigabit data streams.
  --  Network Instruments will introduce GigaStor SAS, the largest
      retrospective network analysis appliance available, capturing and
      storing up to 288 TB. Operating like a network DVR, GigaStor provides
      massive data collection and unique time-based playback and analysis
      that eliminates the need to recreate network problems-rapidly
      decreasing resolution time.
  --  Omnitron Systems will introduce new iConverter® CWDM Multiplexers
      and Add/Drop Multiplexer (OADM) modules with expandable four-channel
      and eight-channel configurations in a compact form factor enabling
      most efficient use of rack space possible.  Features include a
      tap/maintenance port for troubleshooting and monitoring. Modules can
      be installed in passive or active chassis.
  --  Open Knowledge Corp. will introduce its innovative application
      software that visualizes large data sets from multiple viewpoints and
      purposes. Users of this software can FEEL the essence of
      texts/numerical/date data sets even before analyzing them perfectly.
  --  Ortronics/Legrand will introduce Mighty Mo 10 advanced cable
      management, specifically designed to maximize the airflow of network
      equipment in data centers and storage area networks. The MM10's
      honeycomb side rails and baffles work together to manage intake and
      exhaust air, creating cold aisle/hot aisle air distribution from side
      vented equipment.
  --  Palamida is launching our next generation of Palamida Enterprise
      Edition, providing unprecedented visibility into composition of
      software and web applications. Industry firsts include online open
      source version and vulnerability updates, third-party and open source
      file tagging for perpetual analytics, and increase in detection to
      over 1 million open source project releases.
  --  PerfectDisk introduces the PerfectDisk 2008 disk defragmentation
      family. PerfectDisk 2008 provides performance and storage management
      for PCs, servers, Exchange, VMware and Hyper-V, with more automation
      and flexibility than any other defragmenter. It includes single-pass,
      patented optimization, and provides scheduled defrags or automatic
      background processing, along with total free space consolidation.
  --  Psion Teklogix introduces its newest mobile computer, the Ikon rugged
      PDA. The Ikon packs incredible functionality with class-leading
      ergonomics, aesthetics and sleek design into a user friendly system.
      Its ability to fully integrate voice and data communication options
      into a single package eliminates the need for multiple devices.
  --  RightScale, the leading cloud computing management company, will have
      strategic news that expands its business and underscores cloud
      computing's disruptive force, which provides pay-as-you-go, virtually
      infinite, on-demand compute and storage resources in what is quickly
      becoming a "multi-cloud" world.
  --  SalesNOW, a contact and deal management tool designed for the mobile
      sales professional to use on their BlackBerry® Smartphones and the
      Internet, is now launching full Outlook 2007 Integration -- Contacts,
      Email & Calendar.
  --  Stampede® Technologies, Inc. announces Stampede Remote Campus
      Optimizer, designed to optimize efficiency for application traffic
      flow between an application data center and remote locations. The RCO
      puts an affordable Wan Optimization Solution on the market for small
      and medium size businesses who previously could not afford Enterprise
      level WOC products.
  --  Varaha Systems is leading the convergence industry by introducing
      uMobility V4.0 at Interop/Mobile Business Expo.  uMobility V4.0
      enables employees to utilize their dual-mode Smartphones to seamlessly
      transition between Wi-Fi and cellular networks. The solution operates
      on any cellular network and supports many popular IP-PBX and Wi-Fi
  --  Xamance presents the Xambox, an innovative and intuitive paper
      document management solution. It retrieves any paper without you
      having to sort it in advance. Save time and money by accessing
      documents from all your computers. Watch a video of the Xambox on

For a complete schedule of all educational sessions, keynote addresses and participating exhibitors, visit http://www.interop.com/.

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