NovaStor announces the availability of version 13 of its backup and restore software for workstations, servers, and virtual machines with extensive new imaging features.
Hamburg / Germany, Zug / Switzerland, Agoura Hills / (CA) USA, April 16, 2012 – Data protection specialist NovaStor announces the availability of the new version of its NovaBACKUP software for protecting workstations, servers, and virtual machines running under Hyper-V and VMware. NovaBACKUP’s comprehensive set of features make it easy for users to backup and restore complete systems and individual files. Among the new benefits introduced with NovaBACKUP 13 is universal restore, access to individual files and folders within an image, as well as options which broaden backup flexibility to meet individual needs.
System Restore Made Convenient
NovaBACKUP 13 simplifies life for those needing to restore their critical data and make it available at a moment’s notice. With the addition of a universal restore function, users achieve the capability for the seamless restoration of a complete system to dissimilar hardware. Users of the new version benefit from a boot environment based on original Microsoft technology, Windows PE, for the restoration of a system. Instead of using supplied boot images based technologies that may not always be current, NovaBACKUP 13 users start the restore of a complete system using the Win PE a platform which is continuously updated by Microsoft for the use of current hardware.
Backup and Restore According to Personal Requirements
Version 13 provides full, incremental and differential backup for file storage and imaging. After a full backup, incremental file backups or images help users quickly and efficiently update their backup data, keeping information current and conserving resources at the same time.
Additionally, new imaging functionality creates visibility into the image file structure. Individual files and folders are easy to locate and recover. Users receive greater benefit from the ability to adapt their backup solution to match specific system properties and to ensure, for example; the reliable backup and restore of encrypted hard drives. NovaBACKUP 13 provides comprehensive imaging features for the development of customized backup strategies.
All NovaBACKUP 13 installations on workstations, servers, and virtual environments include support of NovaStor’s technology for central monitoring and management with the central management console. Administrators are able to conveniently access the central management console while on-the-go or from remote locations via the internet.
Overview: New in Version 13
• True Universal Restore with original Microsoft technology (Windows PE) for the recovery of entire systems to dissimilar
• Virtual Machine Backup for VMware and Hyper-V included in NovaBACKUP Business Essentials for 299,95 only.
• Full, incremental and differential image for fast and resource-efficient imaging
• Access to individual files and folders of images
• Backup and restore of encrypted hard drives and other systems specific properties
Stefan Utzinger, CEO of NovaStor: “Presently, no other professional backup and restore product allows users to restore complete systems as quickly and conveniently as NovaBACKUP 13. The new imaging functions contribute to the rich feature set available to NovaBACKUP users while maintaining NovaBACKUP’s ease-of use.”
NovaBACKUP 13 is available from NovaStor and NovaStor’s certified partners worldwide. Users may choose from three products for typical use cases. NovaBACKUP Professional (49,95) for workstation backup and restore, NovaBACKUP Server (249,95) for server backup and restore and NovaBACKUP Business Essentials (299,95) for server backup and restore including Microsoft SQL and Exchange support as well as Hyper-V support and agentless backup for virtual VMware machines.
Links for Further Information
Download NovaBACKUP Business Essentials
(server backup & restore incl. Microsoft SQL, Exchange, Hyper-V, VMware machines)
NovaBACKUP Server for server backup and restore
NovaBACKUP Professional for workstation backup and restore
NovaStor website www.novastor.com
NovaStor (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.
For Further Information:
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