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Arcserve UDP v6.5 is Here

Updated 8.2.2017

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Arcserve UDP v6.5 is now available and it brings you innovative new and enhanced data protection features, including further integration into cloud environments and expanded disaster recovery orchestration and reporting.

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New Intel 1-Seat Floating Licenses

Updated 6.2.2017

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As part of the upcoming Intel System Studio 2017 and Intel Parallel Studio XE 2017 update, Intel is introducing a 1-seat floating license for certain editions. This license option will be made available from February 14th and in addition to the current existing floating and named user licenses.

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World#s Fastest Backup and Recovery - Acronis Backup 12!

Updated 31.1.2017

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As the volume of data explodes, the IT landscape evolves into hybrid cloud environments. To ensure business continuity, customers are now faced with having to protect all their data, everywhere - including the cloud. Especially when learning that 80% of the 78% of companies using or implementing cloud solutions have already experienced data loss in the cloud. Data protection of the cloud, in the cloud and to the cloud is poised to become the biggest business opportunity in the IT market.

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AppSense is now Ivanti!

Updated 24.1.2017

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Two Leading Companies Combine to Offer Enhanced Comprehensive Solutions for IT Operations and Security. Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, "Clearlake") today announced it has completed the acquisition of LANDESK. In conjunction with the transaction close, LANDESK and HEAT Software announced the two organizations have united under a new corporate name: Ivanti.

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Change competing security product

Updated 24.1.2017

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Change competing security product to the Sophos product (Central Endpoint Protection Advanced, Central Server Protection Standard Protection and the Central Server Advanced). Now three years company licenses 50% discount. Offer is valid until 03.31.2017.

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New Snagit 13.1. feature update for Training, Sales, and IT teams

Updated 24.1.2017

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With this new 13.1 update, Snagit is perfect for:

Training and Documentation teams who need to create impactful visual content without exceeding their budget by making sure content is easily reusable, simple to localize and visually consistent.

Sales teams who want to shorten sales cycles and add a personal touch to client communications. Snagit offers an easy way to explain complicated concepts to their prospects with both annotated screenshot images and personalized "face to face" video walkthroughs.

IT, Help Desk, and Engineering departments looking for more information from end-users when troubleshooting software issues. New "Capture Info" automatically adds on the application name, version number, date, and OS to screen captures.

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SolarWinds are increasing their prices by 10% on all maintenance renewals

Updated 20.1.2017

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As of the 1st April 2017, SolarWinds are increasing their prices by 10% on all maintenance renewals - that said, anyone with a renewal due between April - December 2017 can lock in current prices prior to the increase, if your renewal is placed before April 1st, 2017.


Embarcadero Announces RAD Studio Desktop Bridge Support for Windows 10 Deployments

Updated 12.1.2017

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Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application development, has announced that RAD Studio is the first integrated development environment (IDE) to provide built-in support for packaging Win32 and Win64 applications for deployment to the Windows 10 Desktop Bridge, and into the Windows 10 Store. This opens the path for developers to deliver millions of existing apps - along with new applications - to hundreds of millions of Windows users in minutes.

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InstallShield & InstallAnywhere End-of-Life 20% Amnesty campaign extended until 15 December 2016!

Updated 30.11.2016

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Flexera Software has extended the period for the Amnesty Upgrade Campaign from 30 November to 15 December, providing more time to upgrade before end of the year. The InstallShield and InstallAnywhere Upgrade Amnesty Campaign offers 20% off the cost of a new license, or 20% off a license/maintenance bundle.

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A potential issue has been reported with Sophos SafeGuard 8 that affects a small number of customers

Updated 2.11.2016

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A potential issue has been reported with Sophos SafeGuard 8 that affects a small number of customers and that could make recovery impossible in very rare cases. Only customers running SafeGuard version 8 are potentially affected by this issue. All other customers are unaffected.

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