NovaBACKUP Named a Consumers Digest Best Buy

NovaBACKUP software named a Best Buy in Computer-Security Software.

Agoura Hills, CA, April 21, 2011 --( NovaBACKUP Professional by NovaStor, a pioneer in data protection, has received a Consumers Digest "Best Buy" award in the Windows backup software category of the Computer-Security Software Best Buys in the March/April 2011 issue. On average, a Consumers Digest "Best Buy" is awarded to fewer than 3% of the competing products in any given product category. This distinction is only given if a product excels in both quality and value within the marketplace.

Recognition for Great Backup Control, Multiple Device Support, and Free Support

The Consumers Digest Best Buys in Computer-Security Software covers the fields of security suites, backup software, and data retrieval software. NovaBACKUP Professional 12 has been awarded the Best Buy in the midrange section of backup software for Windows PCs. According to Consumers Digest, the product has been recognized for its features, ease of use, and reliability. The free trial period and technical support users profit from was also considered in giving the Best Buy award.

Consumers Digest praises that NovaBACKUP Professional 12 provides users with greater control over their backup options than others do in this price range. The editors also highlight the wide range of local and online storage devices supported by NovaBACKUP Professional, allowing users to keep data available at different locations and on multiple devices.

Rich Features Accompanied with Ease-of-Use

NovaBACKUP Professional 12 boasts itself on its easy-to-install and easy-to-manage model. The software comes equipped with local and cloud backup, disaster recovery and full disk imaging options which permit users to restore not only selected files, but also their entire system, including all applications and files in the event of total data loss. Once set, all processes run automatically, thus providing users the freedom to not have to remember to update their security.

NovaBACKUP Professional 12 can email users confirming that their files have been backed up. Also, users can easily restore versions of files, from a single view, regardless of when and where the files were backed up. NovaBACKUP Professional 12 will remember which device a file was stored on and will tell users, making the retrieval process even easier.

“NovaBACKUP has proven to save consumers and companies substantial time, effort and money. It combines local and cloud backup, file backup and imaging, offers additional value, such as compression, virus scans and open file backup, and guides untrained users with easy wizards through all processes of professional data protection. We believe the Consumers Digest Best Buy award recognizes our achievements and contribution to the data availability on workstations and servers in home and business environments,” says Stefan Utzinger, CEO at NovaStor.

NovaBACKUP Professional 12 is available for 49.95 USD in NovaStor’s online store as well as from authorized resellers. NovaBACKUP 12 is also available for protecting single servers, including Microsoft Exchange and SQL and unlimited virtual machines with a single license. Additionally, NovaBACKUP Protection Packs are available and offer a central interface for remote management of distributed NovaBACKUP installations.

Links for Additional Information
NovaBACKUP Professional 12 – Backup software for PCs and laptops

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 in Switzerland (Zug), has offices in Germany (Hamburg) and the USA (CA, Agoura Hills), and is represented in numerous other countries through partnerships.

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