Product Spotlight

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  • AT&T Tilt

    AT&T Tilt

    Smartphones are everywhere, but not all mobile phones are equally effective e-mail and messaging devices. Is there a smarphone that stands out as an e-mail workhorse, Bill Detwiler thinks there is. Ch...

    Bill Detwiler · February 22, 2009, 7:07 PM PST

  • Dell Vostro 410 Tower PC

    Dell Vostro 410 Tower PC

    Aimed at small business professionals requiring a capable and reliable desktop PC, the Vostro 410 boasts plenty of capacity and includes little to no bloatware. Reasonably priced, Vostro 410 desktops ...

    Erik Eckel · February 18, 2009, 4:42 PM PST

  • Novell SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop

    If your business is ready to migrate from Windows to Linux the choices of distributions can be overwhelming. But when you narrow the choices down to enterprise-ready distributions the selection grows ...

    Jack Wallen · February 16, 2009, 5:45 PM PST

  • Westinghouse TX-42F430S LCDHD

    The Westinghouse TX-42F430S LCDHD is a true 1080P 42-inch flat panel television that can be purchased for under $800. With its size and numerous available inputs, this LCD could replace the standard c...

    Mark Kaelin · February 15, 2009, 5:30 PM PST

  • EGroupware

    The EGroupware suite is a free, open source groupware suite that allows users to manage contacts, e-mail, projects, to-do lists, and much more. EGroupware is very much like Microsoft Exchange Server, ...

    Jack Wallen · February 11, 2009, 5:22 PM PST

  • Ubuntu Server 8.10

    Ubuntu Server 8.10

    Even thought it hasn't reached that level of security found in Red Hat Enterprise Linux or SuSE Linux Enterprise Server, Ubuntu Server 8.10 is an outstanding enterprise-ready server Linux-based operat...

    Jack Wallen · February 9, 2009, 5:28 PM PST

  • Dell Vostro 1510

    Aimed at mobile small business professionals requiring a reliable, highly customizable laptop, Dell’s reasonably priced Vostro 1510 delivers adequate performance for most small business users.

    Erik Eckel · February 8, 2009, 5:48 PM PST

  • Peek e-mail device

    Peek e-mail device

    The Peek e-mail device does one thing and it does it well. The Peek e-mail device is aimed at those who need e-mail, fast and easy. And, in that regard, it does deliver.

    Jack Wallen · February 4, 2009, 5:07 PM PST

  • The Acer Aspire One

    The Acer Aspire One

    Ultraportable netbooks are very popular in 2008, but do they measure up to the hype. When it comes to getting some actual work done, Mark Kaelin thinks one actually does. Check out his Product Spotlig...

    Mark Kaelin · February 1, 2009, 5:28 PM PST

  • Review: Track your bugs online with Bontq

    Review: Track your bugs online with Bontq

    Bontq is for any business that needs a bug tracking and project management application but does not have the internal resources, or budget, for a full-blown application suite.

    Jack Wallen · January 4, 2011, 12:23 AM PST

  • Review: TreeSize Professional file management

    Review: TreeSize Professional file management

    TreeSize Professional is a drive management tool that provides a variety of different views into your drive usage and utilities for freeing disk space.

    Justin James · June 28, 2010, 6:30 AM PST

  • Review: TUTOS collaborative development suite

    Review: TUTOS collaborative development suite

    If your company (or department) is looking for a groupware suite that includes tools designed for product development you will want to take a look at the open source TUTOS.

    Jack Wallen · June 29, 2009, 12:45 AM PST

  • Review: TuxShop point of sale application

    Review: TuxShop point of sale application

    On the surface TuxShop seems ideal for those in need of a quick point of sale that will run on just about any hardware, but there are problems.

    Jack Wallen · April 1, 2010, 12:30 AM PST

  • Review: Varonis Data Governance Suite 4.0

    Review: Varonis Data Governance Suite 4.0

    For many enterprises, data governance is more the mere best practice, it is an absolute necessity. Managing access down to the individual employee level requires a sophisticated set of applications. T...

    Mark Kaelin · April 15, 2009, 5:10 PM PST

  • The Acer Aspire One

    The Acer Aspire One

    Ultraportable netbooks are very popular in 2008, but do they measure up to the hype. When it comes to getting some actual work done, Mark Kaelin thinks one actually does. Check out his Product Spotlig...

    Mark Kaelin · February 1, 2009, 5:28 PM PST

  • The most popular Product Spotlight reviews of 2010

    The most popular Product Spotlight reviews of 2010

    As expected, Product Spotlight reviews on TechRepublic ran the gamut in 2010, with popular reviews ranging from the Apple iPad to the UltraDefrag application.

    Mark Kaelin · December 19, 2010, 5:01 AM PST

  • Westinghouse TX-42F430S LCDHD

    The Westinghouse TX-42F430S LCDHD is a true 1080P 42-inch flat panel television that can be purchased for under $800. With its size and numerous available inputs, this LCD could replace the standard c...

    Mark Kaelin · February 15, 2009, 5:30 PM PST

  • Ubuntu Server 8.10

    Ubuntu Server 8.10

    Even thought it hasn't reached that level of security found in Red Hat Enterprise Linux or SuSE Linux Enterprise Server, Ubuntu Server 8.10 is an outstanding enterprise-ready server Linux-based operat...

    Jack Wallen · February 9, 2009, 5:28 PM PST