Packeteer acquires Tacit WAN optimization startup Packeteer Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Tacit Networks Inc. "Packeteer … becomes the dominant supplier in the large and fast growing market segment for "branch office box" solutions," wrote the company in an open letter to stakeholders. "You will now be able to choose one supplier for both WAFS/CIFS/branch infrastructure requirements and … WAN optimization products."
The company said it would be announcing new products as a result of the acquisition in June 2006.
Intradyn updates e-mail archive
Intradyn Inc. announced today it has updated the software of its ComplianceVault06 e-mail archiving appliance for small and midsized businesses. New features include increased speed of searches, the ability to schedule searches to run automatically, user specified domain e-mail addresses can be added for searching, the ability to export the Audit Log and international
Attune launches NAS virtualization Attune Systems Inc. announced the Maestro File Manager FM5500, which it claims manages heterogeneous file server and file data resources without disrupting users or requiring cut-over deployments. Maestro supports three concurrent operational stages, including out-of-band discovery, native mode and extended mode, preserving the client view of content while providing policy-based management, resource discovery, alerts, reporting and error intervention in the background. The Maestro File Manager FM5500 is available now at a manufacturer's suggested retail price of U.S. $44,995.