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Forsythe - First Apple Authorized SI to Join Enterprise Desktop Alliance
Mar 01, 2011 - Forsythe is the first Apple Authorized System Integrator to join the Enterprise Desktop Alliance, and one of the leading providers of IT solutions and support services to Fortune 1000 organizations. Forsythe helps complex organizations optimize the cost and manage the risk of their IT while improving performance. The Enterprise Desktop Alliance represents member companies committed to making it easy to deploy, integrate and manage Macs in a Windows environment.
Semonto: Server Monitoring Tool - Web-Based Server Monitoring Service
Feb 28, 2011 - CodingMammoth today announces Semonto, their web-based server monitoring service that immediately notifies the user should any of their servers go off-line or display anomalous behavior. Notifications may be received via email, SMS, Twitter, Apple push notifications, etc. In addition, by registering for a Semonto account users may access free iOS and OS X apps to check their server's current status, review their server's statistics, view test results, and perform advanced diagnostics.
Jigsaw - First System Integrator to Join Enterprise Desktop Alliance
Jan 11, 2011 - The Enterprise Desktop Alliance has begun enlisting system integrators to help simplify the deployment, integration and management of Macs in a Windows environment. The first system integrator with cross-platform Mac-Windows expertise to join the EDA is Jigsaw Systems, serving the UK and Eire. The Enterprise Desktop Alliance represents member companies committed to making it easy to deploy, integrate and manage Macs in a Windows environment.
SMEStorage FileServer in the Clouds offering proves a Big Success
Dec 07, 2010 - The SMEStorage Organisation Cloud offering that launched mid 2010 has proved very successful with over 300 companies now using the service. The service features no lock-in as it enables Organisation to decide which File Storage they wish to use as well as supporting file storage combinations. The Organisation Cloud offering supports User Domain Management, Access Control Lists, File and Comment Notifications, Public Folders, Business Group Collaboration Options, Secure File Sharing, and more.
EDA Survey Documents Usage and Future Plans of Apple Xserve Owners
Dec 01, 2010 - A survey conducted by the Enterprise Desktop Alliance showed that Apple Xserve owners are considering a wide range of options in response to Apple's surprising announcement on November 5, 2010 that it was ending the shipment of the Xserve hardware platform on January 31, 2011. 65% of respondents expect to stay with their current Xserves for at least the next two years. When the time comes to replace the Xserve, over one third will migrate to one of Apple's recommended alternative platforms.
Research shows that most small businesses use over 3 information Clouds
Nov 16, 2010 - Research by SMEStorage shows that on average most small businesses use over 3 information clouds which rises to over 5 when email and social network clouds are included. SMEStorage polled 1000 of its users to understand how many information clouds they use, and also to understand the challenges that they face. Amazon S3 was the most popular storage cloud used for business. Google Docs was the most popular used for documents closely followed by Microsoft SkyDrive.
FT Press Delivers Launches Business and Career Application on LinkedIn
Nov 02, 2010 - FT Press Delivers today announces a new application on LinkedIn, providing more than 80 million members across the globe with access to an e-Store app designed to help them manage their businesses and careers. The new app allows users to view and purchase FT Press Delivers e-content, Elements and Shorts, from an e-Store on LinkedIn. The app also offers users tips of the week, alerting them to new reading material and providing the ability to house the material on their E-bookshelf.
Mixtapes are back - For a nicer YouTube experience
Oct 11, 2010 - Dragontape is collaborative webservice that lets you create 3 hour long mixtapes of your favorite YouTube clips. Mixtapes offer an uninterrupted viewing experience and absolute ease of use. This latest update introduces embedding capabilities, improved tape controls, and other minor changes. Dragontape sports an extremely instinctive visual editor that's as simple to use as a tape recorder. It also provides the means to share your mixtapes through your preferred flavor of social media.
Sunrise announces 2010 Edition of A4M Macintosh Telephone System
Sep 05, 2010 - Tokyo based Sunrise Telephone Systems KK today announced the 2010 edition of its A4M Macintosh Telephone System based on a Mac OS X port of the Asterisk Linux PBX software. The A4M software suite turns a Macintosh computer running Mac OS X 10.5 and 10.6 into a feature rich private branch exchange telephone system and Voice over IP server. An optional ISDN adapter provides connectivity to ISDN telephone lines. International versions will become available in early 2011.