Technology - Latest Releases

EditShare Shifts Into High Gear For 168 Hours

Feb 23, 2012 - EditShare, the leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, recently joined up with Doug Braddock and his production crew to sponsor the team's efforts in completing a film in just seven days. Their film, Mirror Mirror, has been entered into the 168 Hour Film Project, a Hollywood film incubator that attracts 70+ teams each year. The project is a competition in which production teams have exactly one week - no more, no less - to film and edit an 11-minute movie.

EditShare Ships New Ark Update

Jan 26, 2012 - EditShare, the technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, today announced a new version of EditShare Ark, the company's backup and archiving solution. The new Ark release features numerous enhancements including a new user interface that displays extensive information about Ark system activity support for additional tape loaders, and more options for configuring network interfaces to maximize performance across the EditShare tiered storage platform.

Ascentis Announces Walter Turek As New Executive Chairman

Dec 07, 2011 - The board of directors of Ascentis Corporation, a market leader in easy-to-use human resources software, online payroll services, and HCM solutions today announced that Walter Turek has been named executive chairman of the board. Previously, Turek served as senior vice president of sales and marketing for Paychex, Inc., a publicly traded, leading provider of payroll, human resource services, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small-to-medium-sized businesses, located in Rochester, N.Y.

University of Central Lancashire Selects GroupLogic's ExtremeZ-IP

Aug 02, 2011 - Virginia based GroupLogic today announced the University of Central Lancashire's successful implementation of their ExtremeZ-IP solution, the company's very popular Mac-compliant enterprise file server. The University reduces support costs and the number of help-desk inquiries by eradicating file access and integrity issues that plagued Mac users attempting to save, edit or access files saved to the University's Windows-based network.

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.