Software & Technology News
Act now! These price changes take effect December 1st, so there’s still time to save!
This has been a very busy year for Microsoft Corporation, what with the release of several new editions of well-known software, as well as the advent of the Microsoft Surface Tablet. Microsoft has also been busy restructuring their licensing models, and have now announced that their pricing models for several products will change.
In addition to the upcoming price increase on User CALs, Microsoft plans to increase prices for a number of other product lines, beginning December 1st, 2012.
The terrible events of Hurricane Sandy are all over the news: New York City is underwater, parts of Hoboken, NJ, have been flooded, thousands of people are without power, and a number of people have tragically lost their lives.
SoftwareMedia.com is dedicated not only to our customers, but to Humanity as a whole, and we have pledged our support in the recovery efforts from this terrible storm.
Microsoft has recently announced that pricing for all Microsoft Open License User CALs will increase by 15%. This comes as a shock to many IT professionals, because in the past, Microsoft has generally offered both User and Device CALs at roughly the same price.
This price change doesn’t go into effect until December 1st, however, so there is still time! Act now, and save on Microsoft User CALs while you still can.
Today marks the official release of Microsoft Windows 8 operating system. Microsoft has built upon the success of the critically-acclaimed Windows 7 to bring to light a whole new generation of operating systems.
Windows 8 is a melding of their mobile Windows Phone platform with traditional operating systems like Windows 7 or XP. Using the stylized Metro UI, Windows 8 bridges the gap between desktop PCs and mobile/tablet devices. Whether you use a touchscreen or prefer the keyboard/mouse combo, Windows 8 allows users unparalleled flexibility to customize the operating system to best fit their needs.
Intuit, the publishers of such essential financial management software as Quicken and QuickBooks, has recently released the newest version of their flagship software, Intuit QuickBooks 2013. SoftwareMedia is also happy to announce that these products are in stock and ready to ship.
Corel Corporation, makers of CorelDraw and PaintShop Pro are known for their awesome product support and for constantly putting out updates and service packs. They understand that the world of art is ever-changing, and Painter users rely on having the most up-to-date tools, features, brushes and fixes to keep their software on the cutting-edge. True to form, Corel has recently released yet another awesome update for their flagship digital art software, Corel Painter 12.
Visit the Corel website to download the Corel Painter 12.2 Update
As a Graphic Design Student, I am always hearing a high demand for classes for auto CAD classes. After working with TurboCAD Pro 19 I understand why. This program creates a strong advantage for individuals in fields of expertise ranging from Architectures to Educators so they can have a visual diagram of a project plan for a client to really seal the deal.
On September 25th, Enfocus has released major updates for their flagship software programs: PitStop Pro 11, PitStop Server 11 and Switch 11.
PitStop Pro 11 introduces Smart Preflight & Correction – a more accurate and flexible way of preflighting and correcting files to their specific production requirements. Most PitStop Pro users never unleash the full power of preflight and correction today.
What’s New in Pitstop Pro 11 Update 1?
About the same time every year, software companies begin to release the newest versions of their security software, in order to arm customers against yet another year of viruses, hackers, rootkits, worms and slew of other nastiness from the deepest bowels of the internet. Right on schedule, BitDefender 2013 security products have been released and are available at SoftwareMedia.com.
Microsoft has released some long-awaited new products this month, and they are all now available through licensing at SoftwareMedia.com! Windows Server 2012, Visual Studio 2012 and, yes, even Windows 8 are available through the Microsoft Open License Program!