July, 2011

Dell Software News

Industry news on the latest software product and pricing changes, licensing updates and more
  • Citrix introduces Kaviza VDI-in-a-Box

    Citrix® Kaviza VDI-in-a-Box is designed to give SMB customers the ability to “go virtual” with virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) in a single, easy-to-deploy software virtual appliance. This “all-in-one” solution is designed...
  • Hype, Fad or Reality? Cloud Survey Highlights IT Pros’ Optimism, Concerns

    A sampling of opinions from information technology (IT) professionals who attended last week’s Cloud Expo from a range of major industries (excluding technology providers) reveals gaps between IT pros and their non-technical senior executives regarding...
  • Dell @ Oracle OpenWorld 2011

    Oracle® OpenWorld provides thousands of sessions and hundreds of demos geared toward helping your company get better results with the technology it has—and plan strategically for the technology it will need to keep ahead of the competition in...
  • Companies That Listen Realize Business Results

    Dell-commissioned study reveals—Companies that listen realize business results Companies that launch listening and digital engagement initiatives are rewarded with improved customer satisfaction scores, loyalty and brand metrics, according to...
  • Dell @ VMworld

    More than 300 in-depth sessions and labs, a packed agenda of meetings and special events, and hundreds of exhibits will showcase the latest advances in virtualization and cloud infrastructure technology at VMworld. When: August 29-September 1, 2011...
  • Adobe Acrobat Savings Bundle

    Now through December 2, 2011, Adobe® is offering savings on Acrobat® X via the Acrobat Savings Bundles*, available under Adobe's TLP and CLP programs. Commercial customers— For every 4 licenses of Acrobat X Pro or 6 licenses of...
  • Microsoft Lync Online

    As part of the new Microsoft® Office 365 family of services, online meetings will be offered via Lync™ Online. Customers who have valid Live Meeting contracts can stay on Live Meeting service for the remainder of their contract with the same...
  • Dell Recycles Electronics

    Dell responsibly recycles more than 150 million pounds of electronics in FY ‘11 Dell announced it diverted more than 150 million lbs. (68 million kilograms) of end-of-life electronics globally from landfills in fiscal year 2011, a 16 percent...
  • Symantec Messaging Gateway Promotion

    Now through November 2, 2011, existing Symantec™ Mail Security for SMTP customers and Symantec Brightmail™ Message Filter customers can purchase a 3-year subscription to Symantec Messaging Gateway for the price of a standard 2-year subscription...
  • Dell Ups the Performance

    Dell ups the performance bar on powerhouse servers for mission critical workloads and applications Dell’s latest generation of “powerhouse” servers give customers the performance, reliability and memory scalability they need to run...
  • Updates to the Microsoft Core CAL Suite

    Microsoft® announced beginning in August 2011, Forefront® Endpoint Protection (FEP) and Lync™ Server Standard CAL will be added to the Core CAL Suite . This change can not only help position Core CAL to deliver the essential capabilities...
  • Find Dell Events in Your Area

    Cloud computing, virtualization, power and cooling, and flexible client computing — these are just a few of the topics explored through Dell Webinars and events. Check out our current schedule. Find the interactive vehicle you need to learn more...
  • Adobe Acrobat X Suite

    Capture, edit, and combine digital content Maximize the power of Acrobat Dynamic PDF to help you capture, edit, and combine digital content—right from your desktop—with the Adobe® Acrobat® X Suite . Touch up and enhance digital...
  • Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2

    Microsoft® System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2 was recently made available online. The most notable enhancement to the product is the addition of support for iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ and Symbian devices (in addition to Windows®...
  • Dell Brings Leading Cloud Infrastructure Knowledge

    Dell brings leading cloud infrastructure knowledge to Web Hosting and IT service providers Designed to help IT hosting and Web 2.0 companies achieve greater efficiencies in their data centers, Dell recently introduced its third generation of microservers...
  • Save on Adobe CLP Licenses

    Limited-time Offer Adobe® Creative Suite® 5.5 software and supporting resources can help educators teach students the digital communication and creativity skills they need to succeed in today's workforce. Between now and September 2, 2011...
  • Microsoft Discontinues Accepting New Select Agreements

    As a reminder, Microsoft® will no longer be accepting new Select Agreements effective July 1, 2011. How will this impact your existing Select Agreements? Current customers can continue to create new enrollments under any existing active Select...
  • Dell Boomi Helps Enterprises Move to the Cloud

    Dell Boomi helps enterprises move to the Cloud with simplicity Dell Boomi , the industry’s #1 Integration Cloud, recently introduced AtomSphere Spring 11, the newest version of Dell Boomi’s cloud integration technology, which includes new...
  • New Server, Storage, Networking Offerings

    Dell helps small and medium businesses relieve stressed technology infrastructures with new server, storage, networking offerings; HP Trade-in promotion Small and medium businesses today are deluged with data that is overwhelming their existing technology...
  • Double-Take Releases New Versions

    Double-Take Software | Visions Solutions is releasing new versions of some of its products: Double-Take® Availability™ New V2V Workflow is designed to automate the install of Double-Take to each of the source VMs, making it easier to manage...
  • Symantec System Recovery 2011

    Symantec™ System Recovery 2011 is designed to deliver fast and reliable system recovery to help you quickly restore physical and virtual systems, even to dissimilar hardware, remote locations, or virtual environments through Symantec’s patented...
  • Microsoft Office 365 Volume License Agreements

    Microsoft Office 365—available for purchase through Volume License Agreements Microsoft® has launched Office 365 for small businesses and enterprises. Office 365 is designed to bring together cloud versions of Microsoft's communications...
  • Dell Reports Record EPS

    Dell reports record EPS on strength of enterprise solutions and services Dell’s strategy to deliver efficient and flexible information technology solutions that are open, capable and affordable continues to yield solid financial results. In the...
  • CA Technologies Solution Using Azure Cloud

    CA Technologies to deliver backup and recovery solution using Microsoft Windows Azure Cloud platform CA® Technologies and Microsoft are partnering to offer customers CA ARCserve® data protection technology as a software-as-a-service (SaaS)...
  • SAP and Dell Join Forces

    SAP and Dell join forces on Cloud and In-Memory computing SAP® and Dell announced an expansion of their long-standing relationship that will deliver new cloud and in-memory computing offerings to help organizations transform their businesses. SAP...