NovaStor Launches New Backup Format for Cost-effective and Efficient Deduplication

February 28th, 2012 by admin Leave a reply »

With the new backup format of its enterprise backup software NovaBACKUP DataCenter 4.7, NovaStor allows for high deduplication rates through the use of inexpensive hardware, further lowering entry barriers.

Agoura Hills / (CA) USA, February 28, 2012 – Data protection specialist NovaStor will present a new backup format that optimizes data deduplication performance at CeBIT 2012 (Hanover, Germany, March 6-10, 2012). Corporations stand to reap major benefits through the reduction of data and capitalizing on the use of cost-effective storage systems.

New Backup Format for Low-cost Deduplication
NovaStor’s new backup format for NovaBACKUP DataCenter 4.7 guarantees superior deduplication rates for commonly used high-end storage appliances, but also achieves surprisingly strong results while using more cost-effective storage solutions.

The combination of NovaBACKUP DataCenter with the free open source deduplication solution “Opendedup” and any low-cost storage system creates a powerful, yet vendor-independent entry into deduplication. By intelligently adapting to the algorithms of Opendedup, NovaBACKUP DataCenter achieves impressive deduplication rates with an optimized system performance. NovaStor’s solution supports both Windows and Linux backup servers.

Stefan Utzinger, CEO of NovaStor: “When using NovaStor products, companies remain independent of hardware manufacturers, and can quickly deploy new technologies into their environment. With this latest release we equip companies with the ability to reduce their amount of data in an extremely inexpensive, yet effective manner. Deduplication at an unbelievably low cost entry point. ”

NovaStor at CeBIT 2012
NovaStor presents this new backup format for the first time in Hannover, Germany, at CeBIT 2012, 6 to 10, March 2012. Users find NovaStor in Hall 2 booth B 60. On NovaStor’s website users and system integrators can arrange for an individual consultation with NovaStor’s data protection experts.

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About NovaStor
NovaStor ( 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 inSwitzerland (Zug), has offices inGermany (Hamburg) and theUSA (CA, Agoura Hills), and is represented in numerous other countries through partnerships.

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