Product Spotlight

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  • Review: VMWare Server

    Review: VMWare Server

    VMWare Server is for any IT department needing to cut cost on server hardware and/or create a reliable sandbox testing environment that can mimic a live environment. VMWare Server also enables you to ...

    Jack Wallen · June 30, 2009, 5:41 PM PST

  • Review: BlackBerry Bold 9000 smartphone

    Review: BlackBerry Bold 9000 smartphone

    The BlackBerry Bold is marketed to smartphone and PDA users everywhere. Unfortunately, even with improved displays and redesigned shells, BlackBerry continues to best serve professional business users...

    Erik Eckel · July 8, 2009, 5:55 PM PST

  • Review: APTARE StorageConsole Capacity Manager

    Review: APTARE StorageConsole Capacity Manager

    The more storage installed in an enterprise's data center, the more likely it is that some of that storage space is under used. Finding and then reclaiming this dark storage, and putting it to product...

    Mark Kaelin · July 12, 2009, 11:16 PM PST

  • Review: Xoops content management system

    Review: Xoops content management system

    If you are looking for some serious power and flexibility for your company's content management system (CMS) then Xoops should be one of the first tools you look at.

    Jack Wallen · July 7, 2009, 3:35 AM 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: Dell Latitude E5500 Laptop

    Review: Dell Latitude E5500 Laptop

    The newly redesigned Dell Latitude E5500 laptops are all business; they are built for flexibility, mobility and security.

    Erik Eckel · March 4, 2009, 11:43 PM PST

  • Review: AVG Anti-Virus Professional 8.0

    Review: AVG Anti-Virus Professional 8.0

    AVG's Anti-Virus Professional 8.0 security software is priced reasonably for commercial customers, boasts impressive detection rates, and requires few system resources to operate.

    Erik Eckel · March 15, 2009, 11:27 PM PST

  • Review: Drupal Ubercart Module

    Review: Drupal Ubercart Module

    The Drupal Ubercart module is for any business (small to large) looking to sell products from shippable goods to downloadable goods, but doesn't want to deal with the more complex shopping cart system...

    Jack Wallen · March 16, 2009, 6:32 PM PST

  • Review: Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software

    Review: Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software

    Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware software, while a relative newcomer and lesser known than many other brands, is quickly becoming the weapon of choice for many technology professionals in their war against ...

    Erik Eckel · March 11, 2009, 4:21 AM PST