McAfee Internet Security suite
protection from viruses and spyware, it is said to help prevent access and damage
to data. The suite is a multi-layered solution. The program is also said to
prohibit unauthorised access to and from the Internet, as well as block unwanted
or persistent pop-up ads. The suite includes cookie management and e-mail content
Telephone: 022 5693 5278
Fax: 022 2665 0078
Price: Rs 2,500
WatchGuard Firebox X e-Series
unified threat management security solution for enterprises features gateway
anti-virus and intrusion prevention, URL filtering, anti-spyware, and spam blocking.
The Firebox X Core and Peak models, named the e-Series, offer more ports and
is said to have increased firewall and VPN performance when compared to earlier
versions. The cost varies depending on the number of ports and features opted
Features include integrated protection from network threats like SQL injections
and buffer overflows including DoS, DDoS attacks and policy violations.
Company: WatchGuard India
Telephone: 022 2521 5657
Fax: 022 2521 5658
Price: From Rs 1.43 lakh to Rs 10 lakh
IBM BladeCenter blade
has launched its BladeCenter blade server, with the aim of reducing power and
cooling costs while delivering performance gains compared to earlier technology.
The new IBM BladeCenter HS21 is a high-density modular blade server designed
to support the entire family of BladeCenter chassis. It is also said to allow
users to double their performance using their current BladeCenter infrastructure.
The new systems will enable up to 90 percent better application performance,
and over 160 percent better performance per watt. The systems are designed to
support computing with future quad core CPUs.
Telephone: 1800 425 3333
Fax: 080 206 3617
Price: Rs 5.45 lakh upwards
F5 FirePass controller
provides end-point security checks, as well as visually defines host auto-remediation
if a client does not comply with the check. The controller can help eliminate
the need to manage multiple technologies and products for centralised access
control within an enterprise, and manage access policies with all user scenarios.
The product is shipped with built-in support for all access modes (network access,
application access, portal access) and end-point security.
Company: F5 Networks
Telephone: 022 5503 2167
Fax: 022 5503 2169
Price: Rs 3 lakh onwards
Fortigate 5000 series
TCA (ATCA) compliant product is a load-balancing switch with security blades
for 10 gigabit networks. It works with the companys FortiGate-5000 Series
security systems. The product is targeted at telecom carriers, managed security
service providers, and large organisations with bandwidth-intensive requirements.
The FortiController-5208 blade includes two 10 GbE interfaces and eight 1 GbE
interfaces for data centre network deployments. The 5208 also provides switch-based
interconnection to distribute traffic to other FortiGate blades.
Telephone: 80 2532 5800
Fax: 80 2532 5900
Price: Rs 20 lakh to 30 lakh
Dell Precision 690 and 490
has introduced its Precision 690 and 490 workstations with dual-core Intel Xeon
processors. The workstations feature dual independent front side buses with
up to 1333 MHz FSB support. The desktops also feature serial-attached SCSI (SAS)
disc storage that are said to deliver up to 50 percent higher performance than
comparable SATA drives.
While Precision 490 can have up to 32 GB quad-channel DDR2 fully-buffered DIMM
ECC memory, the Precision 690 can support up to 64 GB with new DDR2 fully-buffered
ECC DIMMs. The Precision 490 comes with a compact dual-orientation (tower or
desktop) chassis and six slots for expandability.
Telephone: 080 2506 8050
Fax: 080 2558 6107
Price: Precision 690 starts from 1.16 lakh.
Precision 490 starts from 1.05 lakh.
Foundry NetIron MPLS
Networks has launched NetIron M2404 Series MPLS-enabled metro access switches.
The multi-purpose switch comes in a compact moveable one rack unit form factor.
It offers wire-rate forwarding, and advanced MPLS-based Carrier Ethernet features
with cost-effective bandwidth management. The switch also allows service level
agreement enforcement with hierarchical Quality of Service, and resilient sub-50ms
service recovery time with comprehensive MPLS.
Company: Foundry Networks
Telephone: 022 2652 6696 / 3061 6666
Fax: 22 2652 8476 / 8914
Price: Rs 5.7 lakh
Zyxel P-336M wireless MIMO firewall router
has announced its P-336M 802.11g wireless MIMO firewall router. The product
includes a smart antenna and Zyxels StreamEngine QoS technology, providing
wireless connectivity for home and small business router users.
Features include Zyxels 108 Mbps Super G Wireless and MIMO Smart Antenna
Technology. Backward compatibility exists with any IEEE 802.11b / g Wi-Fi certified
device. To protect wireless data transmissions, the P-336M provides Wi-Fi Protected
Access and WPA2 featuring the AES standard.
Company: Zyxel Communications
Telephone: 1 800 255 4101
Fax: 022 5623 8376
Price: Rs 9,350
KLG Systel e-POS
Systel has launched its retail point of sale solution in a tie-up with Sage
to offer e-point of sale solutions for the Indian SMB retail segment.
The product is meant to deliver feature-rich applications for high-volume, multi-site
retail operations. This solution will also give retailers a view of their activities
and inventory management.
It also provides real-time integration with the ERP to and
from the centralised inventory and customer database. It is said to help save
valuable time by eliminating month-end reconciliation.
Company: KLG Systel
Telephone: 022 2757 6789 / 90 / 91; 2757 7327 / 28 / 29
Fax: 022 2757 6461
Price: Rs 3.5 lakh for a single store set-up
D-Link DVX-1000 IP PBX
has introduced its network telephone exchange, DVX-1000. The SIP-based solution
is targeted at addressing the VoIP communication requirements of small and medium
DVX-1000 has a built-in call server, IVR and an auto attendant service with
voice mail and conference functionality.
It helps VoIP devices like SIP phones and gateways to make and receive calls,
implements a host of voice-call features, and manages accounts and auto provisioning
of D-Link end-points. DVX uses CPL and VoiceXML for call control and feature
implementations. DVX-1000 is developed around hardware and embedded software.
Company: D-Link India
Telephone: 91 22 2652 6696 / 3061 6666
Fax: 91 22 2652 8476 / 8914
Price: Rs 38,500
Symantec Veritas Cluster Server 5.0
has released Veritas Cluster Server 5.0, a key component of the Veritas Server
Foundation family. Server 5.0 is said to reduce planned and unplanned application
and database downtime.
It is targeted at government and enterprise customers to standardise on a single
layer of infrastructure software across their entire data centre. This is also
said to enable them to reduce data centre complexity, improve service levels,
and drive down operation costs.
Telephone: 22 2657 0658
Fax: 22 2657 0671
Price: Above Rs 30 lakh
HP OfficeJet Printers
OfficeJet Pro K 850 series is a wide-format colour inkjet printer with individual
ink cartridges targeted at small offices and businesses.
The product offers fast print speeds of up to 24 pages per minute (ppm) black,
and up to 21 ppm colour in draft mode. Photo-quality resolution is up to 4,800
optimised dots per inch.
Telephone: 011 96281 23123
Fax: 011 2682 6030
Price: Rs 20,999