New! NovaBACKUP 17.6

Updated with enhanced image backup creation for greater flexibility
and ease of use. Disaster recovery, just got easier!

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What's New with NovaBACKUP 17.6?

Simplified Image Backups

We've simplified image backups so you no longer have to specify the job name and backup name. The job name is now automatically generated for incremental and differential backup jobs. Image backups enhanced to allow for greater flexibility and efficiency of image backup scheduling.

Supports Latest .NET Framework

NovaBACKUP can utilize either .NET Framework version 3.5 or 4.0 and above, whichever is already installed on your machine, reducing the need to install the latest version.

Improved Error Handling and Bug Fixes

The release resolves many bugs that were reported offering an overall better user experience.

Supports Latest Technologies

NovaBACKUP is always Microsoft-ready, so you can move to the latest operating system and applications with confidence. NovaBACKUP 17.6 supports Windows 10 and VMware 6.

Enhanced Local & Cloud Backup

We've added a new offsite backup service option to our cloud backup providers, made enhancements for cloud backup to Amazon S3, added support for OneDrive for Windows 10 users and improved our image backup and restore engine.

Health Monitoring

New self-diagnostic technology within NovaBACKUP enables better health monitoring for more reliable data protection. Reports any suspicious activity dynamically on the fly for added protection.

MS SQL and Exchange Enhancements

Backup and restore for Microsoft SQL and Exchange applications have been simplified and improved for more reliable data protection.

Setup Assistance

Get a personal appointment for custom installation and setup with every order or trial of NovaBACKUP Server, Business Essentials and NAS. Includes remote installation, configuration and setup of your first backup job.

NovaBACKUP 17 additional features and benefits:

  • Product enhancements & fixes. NovaBACKUP 17 includes product stability enhancements, technology improvements, UI changes and fixes.
  • Physical and virtual machine backup.
    Support for both physical and virtual environments (Hyper-V and VMware) from a single license, single installation, and single interface.
  • Protects critical business applications.
    Backup and restore all of your data, even Microsoft SQL and Exchange from the same application, without additional add-on costs or separate plugin installations. Supports up to SQL 2014 and Exchange 2013.
  • Flexible, all-inclusive data protection.
    Protect just your business files or do complete system image backups from one solution. Backup all your files, or just your changed files with incremental and differential backups.
  • Fast application restores.
    Restore Microsoft SQL, Exchange, VMware and Hyper-V data to an alternate location in a fraction of the time it use to take.
  • Disaster recovery.
    Always have an exact copy of your entire system, from operating system down to your email settings, so you can completely restore your entire system in just minutes.
  • Dissimilar hardware restores.
    With true Universal Restore, you can restore your system to an entirely new system, even with dissimilar hardware quickly and easily using a bootable media device.
  • Local, cloud backup and file sync.
    Manage local and cloud backups, all from a single interface, plus get seamless support of popular file sharing applications like Dropbox, OneDrive and more, to safely encrypt and protect your data in the cloud!
  • Secure 256-bit AES encryption.
    Guard your data with military-grade, 256-bit encryption to ensure that your critical and confidential data is secure at all times.
  • Supports latest Microsoft Windows OS.
    Move to the latest technology with confidence. NovaBACKUP 17.2 supports up to Windows 10 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
  • Integrated support tab.
    Get years of NovaStor technical expertise at your fingertips 24 hours a day. Get immediate access to FAQs, our knowledgebase, product documentation, how-to videos and more.
  • Built-in search functionality.
    It's now easier than ever to get your questions answered with our new in-product search box. Answers to your questions are displayed online for easy viewing with a single click.
  • Advanced scheduler.
    You can setup a personalized backup schedule to enable and disable backup jobs on your days of choice.
  • Single mailbox restore for Exchange.
    Easily search for and recover individual mailboxes, down to the item level within Microsoft Exchange.
  • Direct streaming for backups.
    Backup Microsoft SQL, Exchange, VMware, and Hyper-V directly without temporary caching for up to 400% faster backups.
  • Single file restore for virtual machines.
    Using file-level restore, you can restore individual files, subdirectories, or entire drives from your virtual machines.
  • Simplified virtual backups.
    Manage Hyper-V and VMware virtual backups from a single platform, and advanced backup tasks in just a few clicks.
  • Virtual machine replication.
    Easily copy Hyper-V and VMware virtual machines for testing, upgrading hardware, and disaster recovery purposes.
  • Improved boot disk creation.
    Boot disks can be saved to a USB drive, allowing users without a CD/DVD drive to backup their data quickly and easily.
  • Fast and streamline installation.
    One small installation, with no additional plug-ins required. Up to 25x smaller installer than the competition.
  • Up to 4x faster than the competition.
    NovaBACKUP Professional tested 458% faster than the nearest competitor, and NovaBACKUP Server and Business Essentials tested 133% faster.
  • Web-based central management for NAS.
    NovaBACKUP NAS comes with the Central Management Console, allowing you to manage and operate everything from a single interface.
  • DR encryption directly from CMC.
    Get enhanced data security, improved data monitoring and backup management while you're away from the office.
  • Enhanced smart log functionality.
    View just an overview displayed in HTML format, or dig several layers deeper for detailed information to help you find and resolve any issues you encounter.
  • Exclude files option.
    Reduce your backup window and storage space requirements by manually excluding non-essential files, folders or file formats from your backups.
  • No reboot requirement.
    No need to schedule down-time to reboot your production servers. With NovaBACKUP installations, you will not need to reboot, as this is not required.
  • Patented Restore Technology.Restore any file or files, regardless of when or where the files were backed up. You can restore files from a specific point in time, even if you forgot which backup device you saved them to.
  • Fast NAS Device SetupSimple one-step setup for NAS devices makes it easier than ever to backup to NAS. Once setup, all NAS devices are available as a destination for all backup jobs in a single click.
  • One-Step Email NotificationsFast email setup for backup job notifications. Just enter your email address and you’re DONE! No configuration needed. You can even set up different email notifications for different users.
  • Real-Time ReportingKnow your backup status at all times. New daily, weekly and monthly backup summary reports allow you to verify your backup job status and the amount of available storage space on your destination devices quickly and easily.

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