Over 50 Exhibitors Announce Latest Products and News at TechWeb's Interop Las Vegas and Software 2008

SAN FRANCISCO , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Interop and Software 2008, produced by TechWeb (formerly CMP), today announced 50 announcements being made at the collocated events in Las Vegas coming up April 27-May 2 at the Mandalay Bay Convention...

Astaro is launching the Astaro Web Gateway, an all-in-one product to secure and control web access. This solution includes URL filtering, malicious code detection, application controls and bandwidth optimization, allowing companies to completely secure their web traffic with a single, cost-effective and easy-to-use appliance

ATEN Technology, an innovator of high-quality KVM (keyboard/video/mouse) and remote connectivity products, will introduce the KE8220 Virtual VNC Console, CN8000 KVM on the NET(TM), KM2508 and KM2516 CAT5 Matrix KVM switches, as well as a new line of 2-and 4-port cable and desktop KVMs with the industry's first seven-year warranty.

Avocent's new power manager enables IT to proactively monitor and measure real-time energy consumption and power costs. A software add-on to Avocent's DSView(R) 3 management software platform, it provides detailed power and environmental information -- giving visibility into costs and trends to reduce energy consumption and simplify capacity planning.

Azaleos will announce ViewPoint and ManagePoint -- the first remote management services for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS). These services offload 90 percent of the tasks associated with MOSS monitoring and management. With Azaleos, organizations can deploy SharePoint without increasing IT staff, or they can re-assign SharePoint personnel to more strategic projects.

BLADE Network Technologies, the industry leader in network virtualization for servers and storage, will introduce its new Rackswitch Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Ethernet switches. BLADE's "virtual, cooler and easier" switches overcome network overload through "Rackonomics" -- revolutionary approach for scaling out data center networks to drive down total cost of ownership.

Bluesocket will introduce a new Access Point and new software release for its BlueSecure(TM) WLAN product family. These offerings are 802.11n-capable and fully support Bluesocket's next-generation virtual WLAN architecture designed for enhanced integrated enterprise mobility.

Blue Spinner is the newest and most advanced totally web-based help desk/incident tracking system that is fast, highly secure, easily customized, ITIL compliant, with built-in workflow, document control and change management, and offered via the SAAS/ASP model. This avoids installation, maintenance or upgrades by the customer.

Citrix will debut new NetScaler MPX application delivery appliances that enable the next-generation of dynamic data centers with record performance and scalability. Only NetScaler MPX provides the critical mix of app delivery and infrastructure virtualization services needed to maximize the flexibility and modularity of congested enterprise and Internet data centers.

Concentsus will showcase its high performance online backup service. Concentsus online backup makes data protection simple -- enabling users to automatically backup their PCs, laptops and servers to a secure, remote location. Concentsus delivers total data security with access to encrypted data from any computer with an internet connection.

Coyote Point Systems will unveil its new cost-effective, all-in-one Equalizer Series E650si load balancing appliance with 21 Gigabit ports, built-in SSL acceleration, HTTP compression and global server load balancing. In addition, Coyote Point will introduce its new Equalizer VLB(TM) Beta software for enhanced load balancing of VMware virtual server infrastructures.

Crescendo Networks will introduce its new CN 7000 platform, the industry's first Multi-Tier Application Delivery Controller (MT-ADC). The 7000 is the first acceleration solution designed to deliver complete end-to-end application acceleration for multi-tier and multi-application environments. The Product intelligently learns, reports on, and eliminates multi-tier application bottlenecks.

Digipower will introduce its new Amazing PDU line of intelligent PDU's. The Amazing PDU's unique single layer structure eliminates the need for internal serial communication and therefore uses less bandwidth, has a faster response time, and is less expensive to manufacture. The Amazing PDU series includes basic, metered, monitored and switched PDU's.