NovaStor Launches Hyper-V Support for NovaBACKUP BE Virtual

New NovaBACKUP BE Virtual 12.2 now supports Microsoft Hyper-V environments and enhances server virtualization data availability.

Agoura Hills, CA, August 18, 2011 --( Data protection specialist NovaStor announces the availability of NovaBACKUP BE Virtual 12.2, now supporting backup and restore of unlimited virtual machines on Microsoft Hyper-V servers. The new version allows users to backup Hyper-V environments in addition to VMware ESX(i) 4.0+ and vSphere servers. NovaBACKUP BE Virtual 12.2 offers flexible VM protection with an easy-to-use interface and the option to manage several installations from one central management, all for an unrivaled price.

Now fully supportive of Hyper-V machines, NovaBACKUP BE Virtual allows small and medium-sized companies to exploit the advantages of virtualization with VMware and Hyper-V, while ensuring virtualized data is safely protected. In the case of data loss, virtual machines can quickly and easily be restored.

NovaBACKUP BE Virtual handles professional IT environments while still remaining easy to install and easy to use. Wizards guide users through the backup and restore process and protection begins immediately after the initial backup. Also included are password protection and virus scanning features which ensure users safe and secure backups and data availability.

Cost Effective Solution Without Sacrifices
As a technology that supports today’s latest virtual environments, NovaBACKUP BE Virtual is a cost effective solution for protecting SMB server infrastructures. Because the software is easy to implement and does not require the expertise of an IT consultant, businesses can implement their entire backup strategy within a matter of minutes. Also, central management capabilities can be added to NovaBACKUP BE Virtual, enabling IT administrators or outsourcing companies to view, control, and manage the backup of unlimited virtual machines from a single, web-based management console. NovaBACKUP BE Virtual provides huge cost savings over alternative solution, without sacrificing features, benefits or performance.

“Supporting Microsoft Hyper-V, in addition to VMware , NovaBACKUP BE Virtual 12.2 is the perfect solution for businesses looking to implement a cost-effective IT and backup strategy. Whereas competing solutions either exceed typical SMB budgets or require more training and administration effort than SMBs can invest, NovaBACKUP BE Virtual is true to NovaStor’s philosophy of providing easy-to-use applications with an optimum per license value,” comments Stefan Utzinger, CEO at NovaStor.

Links for Additional Information
NovaBACKUP BE Virtual Version 12.2 Data Sheet
More Information on NovaBACKUP BE Virtual

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, as well as restore and retention of business-critical data. Clients include home, mobile, and SMB users, service providers as well as international corporations. NovaStor’s solutions regularly receive awards from independent magazines and industry experts for their ease-of-use, comprehensive functionality and excellent price-performance ratio. NovaStor's 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:
Kristin Tinsley
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Kristin Tinsley
+1 (805) 579-6700