SOURCE: StorageCraft Technology Corporation

April 16, 2007 09:00 ET

StorageCraft Releases ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0

Software Includes New Hardware Independent Restore (HIR) Features, Including Physical to Physical (P2P), Physical to Virtual (P2V), Virtual to Physical (V2P) and Virtual to Virtual (V2V) Migration Features

DRAPER, UT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 16, 2007 --StorageCraft Technology Corporation, a provider of innovative disk-based backup, disaster recovery, data protection, migration and security solutions for servers, desktops and laptops, today announced the release of StorageCraft ShadowProtect IT Edition™ 3.0, the latest version of its ShadowProtect™ line of disk-based backup and disaster recovery software.

ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0 includes hardware independent restoration (HIR), allowing IT administrators to backup, restore or migrate systems to any environment, whether physical or virtual.

"ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0 is easy to use, yet very powerful," said Mark Crall, systems administrator for Charlotte Tech Care Team. "We require our technicians to image our customers' computers with ShadowProtect prior to performing any major work. The value of ShadowProtect IT Edition for us as a managed service provider is incalculable."

Additional features in ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0 include:

--  Improved recovery environment, including the ability to dynamically
    load new storage and network drivers;
--  Bootable recovery CD based on Windows Vista; includes automatic
    hardware detection;
--  New Verify Backup Image tool to ensure backup files are recoverable;
--  Additional optical media support (CD-R/RW, DVD+-R/RW, Blu-ray R/RE --
    both single and dual layer)
--  Windows Vista support;
--  Visual partitioning support;
--  Remote management of recovery environment;
--  Improved user interface;
--  Bare metal recovery of servers, desktops and laptops in minutes;
--  Ability to take online or cold state backup images without the need to
    install software;
--  Simple view to quickly recover files and folders or update backup
--  Network Configurator to manage domains, mapped drives and network
Pricing and Availability

ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0 is available through the StorageCraft Web site and through authorized StorageCraft distributors, managed service providers (MSPs) and value-added resellers (VARs). Volume discounts are available.

For more additional information about ShadowProtect IT Edition 3.0 or to learn more about volume licensing, please call +1 801 545-4700 or visit

About StorageCraft Technology Corporation

StorageCraft Technology Corporation provides innovative disk-based backup, disaster recovery, data protection, migration and security solutions for servers, desktops and laptops. StorageCraft delivers software products that reduce downtime, improve security and stability for systems and data and lower the total cost of ownership for servers, desktops and laptops.

ShadowProtect and ShadowProtect IT Edition are trademarks of StorageCraft Technology Corporation. Other company and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:

    Laura Shafer
    Public Relations Director
    StorageCraft Technology Corporation
    +1 (801) 545-4732
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