(The Hosting News) – Novosoft, the developer of popular data backup solutions, announced the release of backup software for Linux. Handy Backup for Linux is designed to facilitate backing up of mixed operating system networks. Native support of Linux-based workstations is included in Handy Backup Server Network edition as client agents.
“We are happy that we have managed to create a full-featured and easy-to-use backup solution suitable for mixed Linux-Windows networks. Our new product is featured as a part of network editions of Handy Backup and allows managing backup of remote Linux workstations from a single control panel. Moreover, Handy Backup for Linux provides excellent reliability and backup speed that makes it a convenient solution for both home and corporate users,” – said Aleksey Dolgushev, Head of Handy Backup Business Development Department.
All functions available in Windows editions of Handy Backup are included in Linux version. The program allows backing up Linux server as easy as Windows-based PC’s. The solution contains the smart scheduler that allows setting up program only once to run backup and restore tasks automatically on a minute to monthly basis. Agents for Linux can be also installed on Network-Attached Storage (NAS) to enlarge its backup functionality.
Linux Workstation Agents suitable for Debian-based (DPKG package manager) and Red Hat-like (Yum/RPM package manager) distributives of Linux can be downloaded at official Handy Backup website. To get Linux edition of Handy Backup that supports more exotic package-managing software like YAST one needs to send an e-mail request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Novosoft LLC
Established in 1992 as an IT-consulting and integration company, Novosoft now primarily focuses on their own software solutions for home and corporate users. Rich expertise of the company’s team, combined with well-established partnerships with large IT distributors lets it stay ahead of the competition and win the highest customer satisfaction and trust
About Handy Backup
Handy Backup is a powerful data backup solution with advanced functionality designed for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, Windows Server 2012/2008/2003 and Linux environments. The program allows backing up, synchronization and recovery of local and remote files, HDD images, MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL, MS Exchange, Oracle, DB2 and other data. Handy Backup is available in several editions suitable for different needs of home and corporate users. More information about Handy Backup can be found on the official website: http://handybackup.net