News Briefs

D-Link now shipping 802.11ac unified wireless access point

D-Link has announced the DWL-8610AP, a new high power, 802.11ac unified wireless access point rich with advanced radio management and security features. The DWL-8610AP delivers reliable, high-speed wireless performance using the latest 802.11ac standards, with maximum wireless signal rates of up to 450 Mbps using the 2.4 GHz band, and 1300 Mbps using the 5 GHz band1. It supports impressive ... Read More »

Kaseya buys B.C.’s Scorpion Software to create Identity Management as a Service (IDaaS) offering

Kaseya has announced the acquisition of Chilliwack British Columbia-based Scorpion Software, a leading security and authentication provider offering integrated two factor authentication, single sign on and password management solutions. The addition of Scorpion Software’s AuthAnvil products to Kaseya’s leading suite of solutions creates a strong cloud-based IT management and security offering. Identity and access management is a critical aspect of ... Read More »

Ingram Micro adds ten new vendors to U.S. ProAV/digital signage portfolio

    Ingram Micro has added ten new vendor lines to its growing U.S. ProAV/Digital Signage portfolio. The company also said that it has been named the exclusive provider of innovative media solutions from PROconnect and Sherlock Systems. The new vendor lines expand Ingram Micro’s portfolio of high-end Pro-AV/Digital Signage offerings and are immediately available in the U.S. Newly available ... Read More »

New channel program drives record Paragon Software revenue growth

  Paragon Software Group, which makes data protection, backup and disaster recovery solutions, has announced record revenue growth for the first half of 2014, besting last year’s number by 86 per cent for the same period. Due primarily to this year’s launch of the company’s new Pure Channel partner program, this growth is being driven by the significant increase in ... Read More »

Snom, Teliax partner on hosted and premise-based business VoIP services

IP phone maker snom technology AG, and Teliax, a provider of voice services and solutions, have announced that snom’s 7xx series desktop phones are interoperable with Teliax’s VoIP management solution. snom’s 710, 715, 720 and 760 endpoints have passed rigorous interoperability and integration testing by Teliax, qualifying these endpoints as preferred devices for operation with Teliax’ IVY voice management and service ... Read More »

Teklynx launches LABEL MATRIX 2014 barcode labeling software solution

Teklynx International, which makes barcode labeling software solutions, has announced the launch of LABEL MATRIX 2014, the newest release of its barcode label design software application. This upgrade offers seamless integration with the Windows 8.1 operating system and expanded licensing options to support virtual environments. LABEL MATRIX 2014 is available for purchase today. “The latest version of LABEL MATRIX completes ... Read More »

Arcserve officially becomes separate from CA Technologies

Arcserve has announced that it began operations on August 1, 2014 as a standalone company following the completion of its sale to Marlin Equity Partners, a global investment firm with over $3 billion of capital under management. Arcserve is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and continues to conduct business and serve its 43,000 customers around the globe. The company says the transaction ... Read More »

Acer announces availability of new ultra HD 28-inch Display

Acer America has announced the availability of the Acer B286HK display for both consumers and commercial users in North America. This 28-inch display features sharp images and exceptional color accuracy with an ultra-high 4K2K (3840×2160) resolution and 6-axis color adjustment. The UHD 3840×2160 resolution has four times as many pixels as 1920×1080 Full HD, delivering exceptional detail, a perfect fit ... Read More »

PROMISE Technology unveils new 10G iSCSI IP SAN storage over fiber optic networks

Taiwanese storage vendor PROMISE Technology has announced the availability of the Vess R2600xi with 10Gb/s SFP+ iSCSI ports designed for fiber optic networks. The new Vess R2600xi offers low latency, less power consumption and provides a greatly reduced overall total cost of ownership for customers requiring Ethernet-based iSCSI SAN storage. The Vess R2000 Series is a unified storage solution with ... Read More »

Tech Data Mobile Solutions enhances CellManage cloud platform

Distributor Tech Data has announced that Tech Data Mobile Solutions has enhanced CellManage, its cloud-based portal that centralizes the management of mobile devices through integration with wireless carriers, enterprise mobility management, and corporate IT systems. “Our new enhancements to CellManage provide resellers with a comprehensive platform that manages asset tracking, billing, deployment and procurement of mobile devices,” said Heather Murray, ... Read More »