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GigaRAID Fibre Channel solutions
- storage products
(sample prices: $54,339 to $229,996)
Company: ANDATACO (San Diego, CA)
Telephone: (800) 334-9191, (619) 453-9191
Fax: (619) 453-9294
Platforms: Sun, HP, IBM, SGI and Windows NT servers
Description: Fibre Channel solutions available in both RAID and JBOD configurations. The GigaRAID/FC Series consists of three models, starting with the GigaRAID/FC 3400/3500. It protects an investment in SCSI disk technology, allowing configuration of storage pools with scalable performance, availability and capacity. With single or dual active RAID storage processors, redundant fans and power supplies, and hot-swappable components, the 3400/3500 system offers high levels of serviceability and a field upgrade option from standard SCSI to fibre channel host connectivity.
The GigaRAID/FC 5000 is the capacity building block for the GigaRAID/FC family, providing up to 10 dual-ported, high-performance, highly available Fibre Channel disk drives in a modular chassis. Connectivity to host servers, hubs and switches is accomplished through single or dual 100MB/sec. Fibre Channel loops.
The GigaRAID/FC 5400/5500 (with or two storage processors) delivers hardware RAID protection plus excellent data throughput for sequential applications and high random I/O performance for transaction processing. The base 5400/5500 chassis includes up to 10 drives and may support up to 11 Model 5000 chassis for a total subsystem capacity of 1 terabyte.
- up-to-date Information Access for sales and support staff
(contact vendor for price)
Company: IMA, Inc. (Shelton, CT)
Telephone: (800) 776-0462
Platforms: Windows and brower; Unix, legacy and others
Description: IMA, a provider of enterprise-wide front office customer interaction software, and FirstFloor Software, Inc., a provider of interactive marketing systems for business-to-business communications, today announced an agreement by which IMA has licensed FirstFloor's Smart Delivery product family. Smart Delivery provides the crucial Marketing Encyclopedia System (MES) component to IMA's AdvantEDGE suite to ensure that sales and support representatives have the latest critical business information. IMA is integrating FirstFloor's Smart Delivery product family with its AdvantEDGE suite to offer its customers sales, marketing and customer service applications with an integrated Web-based (MES). This joint solution delivers personalized documents and Web pages from the Internet, corporate intranets or LANs to call center agents, supporting decision-making when handling customer requests.
Product: BASIS Release 8.2 - document management system (contact vendor for price)
Product: BriteConnect Open Server - Interactive Voice Response (contact vendor for price)
Product: EZ-Win - Access Windows 95 applications from Unix workstations ($395)
Works with Windows 95 and uses actual PC hardware to run applications that are not compatible with software-only PC simulators. Provides an interface to PC-based hardware such as fax-modems, scanners, CD-ROM writing drives, and instrumentation, as well as allowing DOS applications to be run in their own DOS window. Also functions as a virtual docking station for Unix users who also use Windows 95 laptops, enabling them to connect their full-sized Unix screen and keyboard to their laptop.Product: HP OpenView professional - Network Manager (contact vendor for price)
Product: Smart Delivery Channel Suite - create extranet communications channels (contact vendor for price)
Product: UnForm - Electronic Forms Software ($695 per license)
UnForm eliminates the need for preprinted forms, saving Unix sites the cost of printing and storing tons of paper forms annually. Developers can enhance existing documents with images, logos and other graphical elements, all without modifying the existing code. In addition, users can design their own forms with the graphics and fonts of their choice. For resellers and OEMs, UnForm offers an excellent opportunity to cost-effectively assist Unix sites in their transition to using character- and GUI-based electronic forms.
- Network Monitoring and Management
(free with Montage 1.5)
Company: LANNET (Tel Aviv, Israel)
Telephone: (408) 871-4105
Platforms: Solaris, HP-UX, NetView, Windows
Description: A World Wide Web-based Network Management Platform that allows network managers to access management data and control network devices from any node on the network, or remotely, by using a standard Web Browser. Works via a proxy Web server installed in the network management station, with industry-standard public domain Web Servers, such as CERN and NCSA installed on the network management station. These Web Servers provide both password protections and encryption to keep the network secure. When the user browses the management station's Web site, Montage Web uses CGI (Common Gateway Interface) applications to generate Web pages containing the management data requested by the network manager. The CGI applications have access to the HP OpenView device management databases, as well as to management information collected via SNMP from the devices.
- Corba Diagnostic Tool
(contact vendor for price)
Company: Black & White Software (Campbell, CA)
Telephone: (408) 369-7400
Fax: (408) 369-7406
Platforms: Solaris, HP-UX, Windows NT
Description: Supports application components developed in Java or C++, and is fully IIOP-enabled allowing message tracing between components built using multiple object request brokers. Allows method invocations to be monitored at all four possible points: 1- client sending, 2- server receiving, 3- server sending, 4- client receiving. To facilitate application component diagnostics, method invocations can be monitored using Object/Observer's configurable viewing tool which graphically shows invocation requests with parameter values, replies with return values, and thrown exceptions. Object/Observer's monitoring functions can be dynamically enabled or disabled for each client or server. In addition, activity on each method can be tracked for a finite number of invocations or indefinitely.
Product: Platform Adapter Component (PAC) for the NetDynamics 4.0 - integrate network applications with legacy applications (contact vendor for price)
The NetDynamics platform includes an application server, development environment, command center, Java object framework and integration with disparate applications data and logic via PACs. Using NetDynamics, businesses can build, scale and manage three-tier Java/HTML/C++ enterprise network applications. NetDynamics provides out-of-the-box connectivity to Oracle, Sybase, Informix, DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, SAP and PeopleSoft.Product: Precise/SQL 2.6 - database performance tool (contact vendor for price)
SNMP support enables Precise/SQL's low-overhead server-based performance monitoring agents to send messages to industry-leading systems management consoles. Administrators can define thresholds that trigger alerts when they are exceeded. Once notified, users can drill-down using Precise/SQL's unique bottleneck identification features to find the causes of performance problems, then move into Precise/SQL's analysis capabilities to focus on key problem areas and ultimately improve performance by changing SQL syntax or database objects. When used in conjunction with an SNMP-compliant management console, Precise/SQL provides a complete 7X24 performance monitoring and tuning solution.
Sun Performance and Tuning Java and the Internet 2nd Edition
- Reference for system administrators
Author: Adrian Cockcroft and Richard Pettit
Company: Sun Microsystems Press (Palo Alto, CA)
Telephone: (650) 786-4706
Fax: (650) 786-8611
Description: Hailed in its first edition as an indispensable reference for system administrators, Sun Performance and Tuning has been revised and expanded to cover Solaris 2.6, the newest generation of SPARC hardware, and the latest Internet and Java server technologies. You'll find detailed information of key aspects of performance tuning that you won't find anywhere else on such subjects as Web server sizing and performance management tools, kernel algorithms and tuning, and Java application servers.
- visually represent time-related data in Java applications
Company: EnterpriseSoft (Cupertino CA)
Telephone: (415) 677-7979
Description: Java developer tool for corporate and commercial developers who need to display time-related data. ECal provides month and day view. Day planner, resource planner, and project planner applicatons included with ECal. Features portability across all Java 1.1 platforms, extensive customization and formatting, uses 200kb, is JDBCready, and is JavaBeans compliant.
Product: LEAP Element Access Server (EAS) - large-scale Java application for telecommunications management (contact vendor for price)
Brio Enterprise Server
- enterprise query, reporting, and analysis product line
(contact vendor for price)
Company: Brio Technology (Palo Alto CA)
Telephone: (650) 856-8000
Fax: (650) 856-8020
Platforms: Windows NT, Solaris, HP-UX, AIX
Description: Offers the first enterprise query, reporting, and analysis product. Delivers no-compromise, full-featured, business intelligence for Web, client/server, and remote users. Uses "push" and "pull" technologies to allow organizations to easily and securely access corporate information stores. Features support for zero-administration clients with no need to install costly and complex middleware.
Product: Insight 2.0 - Web site analysis software (contact vendor for price)
- VPN software for remote access over the Internet
Company: InfoExpress Inc. (Los Altos CA)
Telephone: (650) 969-9609
Fax: (650) 969-6924
Platforms: Clients: Windows, Solaris, Linix; Server Solaris, Windows 95, Windows NT, AIX, BSDI, HP-UX , Linux
Description: Enables organization to provide secure remote access to authorized resources over the Internet for their employees, consultants, business partners, and customers. Easily installed and flexible enough that administrators can dictate access control based on user identity. Plugs into an enterprise's existing security infrastructure. Additional features include selective tunneling which automatically bypassesthe tunnel for data that is not destined for the corporate network, encryption strength up to 168-bit 3DES, granular authorization, support for Microsoft file sharing in which the client software will automatically map file and print shares, data compression, and firewall independence.
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Last updated: 1 May 1998