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IDrive Online Backup Expands Language Support, Now Includes German

IDrive Online Backup Expands Language Support, Now Includes German

Last update: 8:05 pm EST, Tuesday December 1, 2009

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro Softnet Corporation, a leader in the Storage-as-a-Service, Online Backup and Storage market, is proud to announce that IDrive Online Backup (www.idrive.com) is now available in the German Language.

The localized German version of IDrive is available at (http://www.idrive.com/german/)

This expands IDrive's current language support to include English, Spanish, Japanese and now German. The German version is being priced similar to the existing English Version. IDrive Pro Plans start at $4.95 per month or $49.50 per annum. IDrive Basic Plan offers free 2GB of storage, with no credit card required to sign up.

"We have observed a measured increase in signups from our International Clientele based on our previous internationalizations into Spanish and Japanese. The large German speaking population in Europe is a big market for IDrive Online Backup," says Robert Haines, Business Development Manager at IDrive.

IDrive is now the only online backup service provider that addresses the consumers and small business needs for backup on PC and Mac platforms, netbooks, mobile devices such as iPhone and Blackberry, and additional local backup capability for the Windows platform. Unlike competing services including EMC, Symantec and others, IDrive is offering a single look-n-feel for its entire line of offerings providing an integrated feel for the users.

IDrive Online Backup is, in a nutshell, fast, simple, secure and reliable. It takes just 2 clicks to install and protect critical data with IDrive. IDrive's competitive advantage in the fragmented online backup marketplace lies in its breadth of features and performance. PC Pro Labs verdict on IDrive service: flexible, high-speed backup service at a price that's more than reasonable. The icing on the cake is the speed of the service.

About IDrive:
IDrive (http://www.idrive.com), a service of Pro Softnet Corp., is one of the leading services in the field of online backup and combined with IBackup (http://www.ibackup.com) offers one of the world's most popular online backup services (courtesy: Alexa). PC World recently named it as one of the Best 101 Freebee products. The technology behind IDrive has received many accolades, among which the latest, Best of the Bunch rated by PC World, the Editor's Choice pick and the PC Pro award winner.