Thursday, February 9th, 2012
Alliance, Ohio - Novosoft, the provider of data backup utility services, announced a project for the Handy Backup utility growth. The program is to present the long-awaited backup of Linux workstations controlled via a network from Windows computers. The update is featured as a module of a common utility evolution tactics directed toward mixed OS network backup control, also bringing remote Linux image backup and a set of various intelligent features.

"It is files that matters, not the architecture. Corporate computer networks of today are motley. There are users who usually work Windows operating system and those who prefer Linux. Latterly there also arrived mobile gadgets which get a part of those networks too, in some point. Up to some moment, the diversity in architectures made it a problem for the backup to made in such mixed operating system networks. But not anymore. Handy Backup is developing a major solution: backup of both Windows and Linux workstations remotely in a network ," shared Alexander Prichalov, the head of Novosoft Development Department.

The introduced solution of Handy Backup utility is providing professional server backup ( ) features. The soon to arrive software edition will support to copy Linux workstations, administrating the process over a network from a Windows machine.

Among other announced features there is the decentralization of network backup controls. Founded on client-server architecture, previously Handy Backup has been featuring centralized controls: the management of all backup tasks was worked from a single network administrator machine running under Windows operating system. Nowadays an ability to organize a workstation backup from any computer in the mixed OS network is coming.

With regard to previously introduced and created functionality, like Linux image backup, the program becomes one of the strongest products on the enterprise backup utility market.

About Handy Backup

Handy Backup is a ridiculously awesome data backup line of software products for home and business users. The software family includes four products for PC and network backup, plus an app for Android mobile devices. The software edition for workstation backup for Linux-Windows computers connected is Network Server. The present software version is 7.0.16. For more information, feel welcome to visit the official Handy Backup web page and check Handy Backup on Google+ ( ), Facebook, and Twitter.

About Novosoft

Established in 1992, Novosoft LLC specializes in software development and IT consultancy. Among the partners and clients of the company there are big names like NASA, Stanford University, Microsoft, IBM, and many others. Besides business achievements, Novosoft is also known for supporting IT departments of international universities and other social activity. For more information, please be welcome to visit


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