Agoura Hills / (CA) USA, Hamburg / Germany, Zug / Switzerland, July 9, 2010 – Mike Andrews, Managing Director at NovaStor, a pioneer in data protection, has been named one of 25 ‘Storage Superstars’ for 2010 by CRN Magazine. This is the first time CRN has released their list of Storage Superstars, which consist of the world’s leading “storage visionaries”.
According to the CRN article, “This group of talented individuals — some of the smartest people on the planet — live and breathe storage. They protect, nurture and grow the storage on which business, academia, industry and entertainment thrive.“ The list includes people from all walks of the storage industry, from veteran CEO’s of large corporations to software developers at startups.
Andrews was recognized for “[creating] the first backup/data protection software platform that includes both local and online backup in a single software solution and [bringing] it to the channel.“ NovaStor continues to use this platform for its award winning NovaBACKUP product line, which includes backup solutions for workstations, standalone servers, multi-site networks, and service providers seeking to offer backup-as-a-service to their business customers.
“It’s an honor to be listed among such a bright, talented group of people by an industry authority like CRN. NovaStor has been an industry expert and thought leader in the backup space for years. We always strive to be a visionary company that is able to equip our partners to deal with the ongoing challenge of protecting data in a period of exponential data growth,“ Andrews said.
NovaStor (http://www.novastor.com) is a leading international provider of software solutions for data protection and availability. NovaStor provides software, SaaS solutions and services for local and online backup, restore and retention of business-critical data. Clients include home, mobile, and SMB users, service providers as well as international corporations. NovaStor’s cost-effective solutions are platform- and hardware-independent and ensure that optimal technological and economical use is gained from the customer’s existing and future IT environment. NovaStor is headquartered in Switzerland (Zug), has offices in Germany (Hamburg) and the USA (CA, Agoura Hills), and is represented in numerous other countries through partnerships.