updated 06:50 pm EST, Fri January 6, 2006
MWSF participants list
IDG World Expo today announced that a host of companies are expected to debut or feature a wide range of new products at Macworld Conference and Expo, January 9-13th at San Francisco's Moscone Center. As announced yesterday, the event is set to feature --its new Mac OS X troubleshooting and diagnostic tool stored on a bootable 1GB Firewire-based flash drive.
- Fujitsu Computer Products of America: (booth 517) Hands-on product demonstrations of its new ScanSnap fi-5110EOXM scanning solution will be given at Macworld. The Fujitsu ScanSnap, a Macworld 2005 Editors' Choice (Eddy) Award winner in the "Breakthrough Products" category and recipient of a MacDirectory five-star review rating, is the only single-pass duplex automatic document feeding (ADF) scanner available today that addresses the Mac community's document imaging needs.
- NovaMind Software: (booth 2432) announced on January 5th the upcoming release of the new NovaMind 3, which will be showcased at Macworld next week. NovaMind is designed to conduct and record the outcomes of brainstorming sessions, allowing workgroups or teams to generate ideas for marketing, KPI's, goals and problem resolution.
- Small Tree Communications: (booth 2411) on January 4th announced BlazeFS, a new file sharing system. BlazeFS is a new high-performance file system designed to work with Macs equipped with Gigabit Ethernet and 10Gb Ethernet networking interfaces, such as those Small Tree sells for the Mac.
- SecureMac.com: (booth 950) will be presenting the company's latest security product, MacScan 2.0 at Macworld. This second generation of MacScan is designed to shield computers running Mac OS X in both regular and classic environments from spyware. SecureMac released the original version in 2002 for Mac OS 9; it was the first software of its kind available for the Macintosh.
- Digital Lifestyle Outfitters (DLO): (booth 425) DLO's recently released HomeDock will be on display at Macworld. The device includes everything users need to play their iPod's music, pictures and videos on their home stereo and TV. The HomeDock can control everything from across the room with its 14-function remote, while charging an iPod with the included AC plug.
- Eleksen Limited: (booth 239) will be showing a newly released iPod case that has player controls built right into the fabric. The case, as well as bags and backpacks by Goodhope, use Eleksen's ElekTex smart fabric.
- EMC Dantz: (booth 607) The recently released Retrospect 6.1 for Macintosh Business Editions is designed to deliver automated, reliable, cost-effective protection for small and medium businesses (SMBs); Retrospect 6.1 for Macintosh Home and Home Office Editions is for home and home office computers designed to make it easy to protect your data and computer systems.
- iPort: (booth 2329) The all new free standing iPort FS adds to the iPort family with a new stylish design and new innovative features. With volume control at the iPort or switching from streaming music to syncing with iTunes at the push of a button, the new iPort FS makes even easier to share your music.
- TOLIS Group: (booth 2635) Released on December 15th, BRU Server 1.2 for Mac OS X is a client/server-based backup solution whose human interface design was influenced by input from hundreds of experienced Macintosh users. Recovers from read errors during restores; Seamless, unqualified support of Xsan; Virtually unlimited scalability; Efficient Disaster Recovery process.