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Raritan Computer CommandCenter 2.0
Raritan Computer's CommandCenter Centralized Management Appliance helps IT remotely locate and repair infrastructure equipment problems. From the interface, CommandCenter users can build custom group views of thousands of servers and devices by location, OS, application or user; configure appliances; and make systemwide firmware updates. Featuring dual network interfaces, dual power supplies and comprehensive backup-and-restore capabilities, CommandCenter works with external authentication systems for faster troubleshooting and administration. Starts at $5,000. Raritan Computer, (800) 724-8090, (732) 764-8886. www.raritan.com
Hewlett-Packard PoE Module
HP brings Power over Ethernet to its ProCurve Switch 5300xl series for Layer 2, 3 and 4 switching in the ProCurve Switch xl 10/100-TX PoE Module. The new module features 24 autosensing 10/100 IEEE 802.3af PoE-ready ports that supply up to 15.4 watts per port to wireless access points, IP phones, Web cameras and other devices needing an external power supply. The switch module requires the ProCurve 600 Redundant and External Power Supply. $2,729. Hewlett-Packard, (800) HP-INVENT. www.hp.com/rnd/products/switches/switch5300xlseries/
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