SOURCE: NovaStor

February 27, 2008 12:00 ET

NovaStor Touted as One of Top 26 Vendors VARs Should Know

VARBusiness and ChannelWeb Network Name NovaStor as Alternative to Market Leaders in Data Protection Software

ROTKREUZ, SWITZERLAND; HAMBURG, GERMANY and SIMI VALLEY, CA--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) -

NovaStor, a leading provider of software solutions for data availability and protection, today announced it was named by CMP as a top alternative vendor to market leader Symantec. This distinction was shared with CA, EMC and Commvault and was highlighted as part of the article "Attack of the Alternatives," published in the February 18, 2008 issue of VARBusiness and online by ChannelWeb Network at

Further, twenty-six companies across all IT segments were highlighted as vendors VARs should know. NovaStor was listed as the sole data protection software solution. This presentation was aimed at VARs to let them know there are other great solutions on the market that don't necessarily come from the market leaders.

The article also noted that resellers aren't always just interested in price and margin, but performance and innovation as well. NovaStor was spotlighted in the article by Canadian reseller, Microtrends, due to its products' simplicity, ease of use, and reliability.

"In recent years our position in the channel has strengthened with our commitment to a high level of service and support. NovaStor takes great pride in providing simple, fast and reliable solutions that enable our partners," says Mike Andrews, Managing Director and EVP of Worldwide Sales at NovaStor. "We are honoured to be recognized for our efforts by such an influential and trusted source such as CMP and look forward to expanding our channel network."

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.

Contact Information

  • For Further Information:
    NovaStor Corporation
    Amy Beaman
    80-B West Cochran Street
    Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA
    Tel.: +1 (0)805 579 6700 x335
    Fax: +1 (0)805 579 6710

    NovaStor GmbH
    Tatjana Dems
    Neumann-Reichardt-Straße 27-33
    D-22041 Hamburg
    Tel.: +49 (0)40 638 09 0
    Fax: +49 (0)40 638 09 29