Computer News - In Brief


- Channel Data, the southern African distributor for Legato Software, has released Legato's new browser-based solution designed to give users a logical view of an entire Legato network platform, based on geographical location of servers, business unit responsibility and other criteria. Dubbed the NetWorker Management Console (NMC) 3.1, it is a bundled offering designed to optimise the management of heterogeneous Legato NetWorker environments.

- Hewlett Packard (HP), has announced the opening of its first branch in Algeria, being its 179th branch in the world, according to Al-Khabar newspaper.

- Duxbury Networking, in conjunction with its principal Proxim, has cut the price of the ORiNOCO AP-700 Access Point - Proxim's newest small/medium enterprise-class wireless LAN solution - by a significant sixty percent.