SOURCE: Raxco Software, Inc.

July 06, 2005 09:00 ET

Raxco Software Announces PerfectDisk Live Subscription Service for Disk Defragmentation

Award-Winning Software Is the World's First Defragging Service Available Over the Internet

GAITHERSBURG, MD -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 6, 2005 -- Raxco Software, the leader in defragmentation software, today announced the release of PerfectDisk® Live, the latest member of its award-winning PerfectDisk family of disk defragmentation utilities. PerfectDisk Live represents a breakthrough in the utility market by providing disk defragmentation as a subscription service available over the Internet. With PerfectDisk Live, users can defragment their disk drives without installing, licensing, or maintaining software on their computer. No other disk defragmentation vendor provides this service.

As the fastest and most complete defragmentation tool available, PerfectDisk Version 7.0 was the first defragmenter certified by Microsoft® for Windows Server™ 2003 and Windows® 2000, and optimized for Windows XP. Utilizing this same PerfectDisk Version 7.0 engine, PerfectDisk Live gives users an easy, inexpensive option to take advantage of the PerfectDisk technology without owning any software. There are no maintenance or software assurance fees, and users are assured of always having the most up-to-date version of PerfectDisk Live running. PerfectDisk Live is accessed through users' Web browsers, making it a simple tool to navigate and control.

"Being able to receive all the benefits of PerfectDisk without having to install any software is a real treat," said Scott Anderson, chief technology officer at CacheTrails LLC. "With PerfectDisk Live, I'm assured that I am always accessing the latest enhancements and fixes. And it's all transparent, with no need to store and locate any media -- a real time saver."

"PerfectDisk Live is another breakthrough for the fastest and most complete disk defragmentation technology available today," said Joe Abusamra, vice president of operations at Raxco Software. "As computer health becomes a more important issue for all computer users, we wanted to deliver another alternative and affordable option for users to benefit from PerfectDisk. With PerfectDisk Live, users can now reap the benefits of single-pass defragmentation and single-pass free space consolidation to improve their computers' performance without even licensing the PerfectDisk software."

PerfectDisk Live is available immediately. Subscriptions can be purchased at Workstation pricing is $19.95 for a 6-month subscription and $29.95 for a 12-month subscription. Server pricing is $99.95 for a 6-month subscription and $159.95 for a 12-month subscription. To evaluate PerfectDisk Live, visit the Raxco Web site at

About Raxco Software

Raxco Software has been helping organizations with their computer resource management needs for more than twenty-five years. Its PerfectDisk is Windows 2000- and Windows Server 2003-certified, and optimized for Windows XP. Raxco also makes other products for Windows operating systems and suites of utilities for HP's OpenVMS operating system. Raxco Software can be found on the Web at

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