NovaStor Executive Speaking at ISPCON Fall 2007 and NovaNet-WEB Demonstrated at Booth 410

Industry Expert and NovaStor‘s US Managing Director to Speak on Creative Differentiation in the Software as a Service (SaaS) Marketplace

Simi Valley, CA, October 18, 2007 --( NovaStor, a leading provider of software solutions for data availability and protection, is pleased to announce that Mike Andrews, NovaStor’s US Managing Director, will address the largest gathering of professionals in the service provider industry at ISPCON Fall 2007 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. On Thursday October 18, 2007 at 3:15pm Mike Andrews will take the podium and discuss creative differentiation in the SaaS marketplace as it pertains to online backup software solutions.

Mike Andrews, a 17-year veteran of the data availability and protection industry will participate as part of a panel including customers and competitors, and share his insights on what is driving the current expansion of online backup service marketplace. Topics will include trends in the marketplace, which solutions work, which don’t, and a glimpse of what’s next. Mr. Andrews will detail how NovaStor’s NovaNet-WEB client/server online backup software for ISPs is quickly becoming the solution to beat when it comes to providing partners with a solid, highly optimized online backup software solution that can be easily scaled to meet the needs of ISPs and others looking to generate revenue by offering online backup services to their end users.

Mike Andrews joined NovaStor after a merger with Authentex Software, where he was Vice President of Sales. Mike quickly rose to the position of US Managing Director, and has guided NovaStor through an explosive growth period. In addition to his NovaStor responsibilities, Mr. Andrews currently sits on the board of Paradox, a non-profit organization that furnishes under privileged students with computers and professional training to assist in the creation of better work opportunities.

Press and show attendees are cordially invited to stop by NovaStor’s booth at ISPCON (booth # 410) to see NovaNet-WEB first hand, meet Mike Andrews, and enter to win one of several long-board skateboards being given away at the show.

About NovaStor
NovaStor ( is a leading, international provider of software solutions for data availability and protection. NovaStor provides software and services for the backup, restore and retention of business-critical data which together cover a wide application area -ranging from home, mobile users, SMB users, all the way through Enterprise users, globally. 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 (Rotkreuz), has offices in Germany (Hamburg) and the USA (Simi Valley), and is represented in numerous other countries through partnerships.

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