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Acronis Snap Deploy 3 for Rapid Deployment of PC Configurations Now Shipping

Acronis today announced the general availability of Acronis Snap Deploy 3, which enables IT managers to quickly and easily configure and deploy multiple computers simultaneously. The product is available in workstation and for server versions.
Acronis Snap Deploy 3 is available for AUD$24.99 for the desktop version and AUD$124.99 for the server version
Please contact me on 612 9212 3848 or if you would like to discuss this release with a local Acronis representative, or if you require any further information.
Brooke Radich
Kinetics PR

Progress Software Announces Availability of Sonic ESB 7.6

Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a global supplier of application infrastructure software used to develop, deploy, integrate and manage business applications, today announced the availability of Progress&#61650; Sonic™ ESB 7.6, its market-leading, messaging-based enterprise service bus (ESB). This release offers greater productivity for developers and for managing a service oriented architecture (SOA) infrastructure across heterogeneous environments.

Vignette Enhances Web Experience Foundation

Vignette, a global leader in Web experience management and delivery, today announced significant enhancements to its Web Experience Platform foundation. The latest releases of Vignette Content Management, Vignette Portal and Vignette Collaboration provide the cornerstone that helps organisations deliver fast, personal, social and multichannel experiences their key audiences demand.

New Citrix NetScaler MPX Slashes Datacentre Costs by Delivering Twice as Many Web Applications with Same InfrastructureFootprint

Citrix Systems today announced its new NetScaler MPX line of web application delivery systems for enterprises, dotcoms and service providers.

With today’s web applications straining traditional load balancers and datacentres with rich media and interactive Web 2.0 content, NetScaler MPX is designed to help enterprises deliver these complex applications with the fastest performance, best security and lowest cost.

NetScaler MPX is the industry’s first web application delivery controller to drive greater than ten gigabits per second (Gbps) of real world application performance while concurrently providing advanced acceleration, traffic compression and integrated web application firewall security – all in an energy-smart appliance form factor.

For more information or to interview with Citrix on this announcement, please contact Lindsay Singler directly on +61 2 8281 3837 or Lucy Craven on +61 2 8281 3804.

Note to editor: All figures are quoted in US dollars.

Distributors for NetScaler MPX line are ED Australia, ED NZ and ITX Australia.

Zepto launches the world's most energy efficient notebook PC

Zepto today announced the Notus, the world's most energy efficient ultra portable notebook PC.
The Notus is spill resistant and shock resistant up to 1 meter, and can operate for up to 9 hours on a fully charged battery, enough for a full days work.

AVG (AU/NZ) Announces AVG Anti-Virus Free 8.0

AVG (AU/NZ) Pty Ltd, the Australasian distributor of AVG Anti-Virus and Internet Security software, has announced the availability of AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 8.0 from Friday 25 April. This latest version of the company’s popular and widely-used free security software now incorporates protection against spyware through a new combined anti-virus and anti-spyware engine.

AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 8.0 (which is available from provides basic protection against viruses and spyware, together with the real-time safe-searching protection of the company’s patent-pending LinkScanner® technology, incorporated into the new AVG Security Toolbar.

F-Secure Continues Solid Growth And Good Profitability for Q1 of 2008

F-Secure Corporation continues its steady growth and increased its revenue by 15% during its first quarter of 2008. The company’s quarterly revenues reached an all-time high of 26.6m€. The strategically important Internet Service Provider business grew by 8% compared to the fourth quarter of 2007, and 41% year over year. Profitability remained on a good level with an EBIT of 5.3m€, representing 20% of revenues.