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IDriveSync Adds Mac Option to Its Cloud Sync Application

Nov 01, 2010 (06:11 PM EDT)
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CALABASAS, Calif., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro Softnet Corporation, a leader in the cloud storage and remote access market, today announced release of IDriveSync's synchronization and sharing application for Mac.

IDriveSync (http://www.idrivesync.com) is a Sync and Share application that offers Sync for up to 5 PCs and Share functionality with up to 50 PCs. There is a free 2GB option, and a first for the Mac platform - Unlimited Sync storage for only $4.95/month!

A recent review by Downloadsquad called IDriveSync more powerful and cheaper than Dropbox, a leading player in the sync space.

"The beta version of IDriveSync for Mac, a sync and share solution is based on our popular IDrive Online Backup (http://www.idrive.com) technology.

Here's how IDriveSync provides maximum functionality at a terrific price-point:

1.  Its primary function is to Sync and Share. It can sync the data you define on your PCs and Macs across multiple computers faster than most competing services, especially when you try to sync large folders and files.  All you need to do is to install the application on multiple computers and login. To Share, right click on any file or folder and enter the email address of the person you wish to share it with. You can Sync up to 5 PCs and Share up to 50 email addresses.

2. Security -- Data is encrypted on storage and during transmission.  Additionally you have an option to select a private encryption key. Very few Sync providers have this functionality.

3.  Price – IDriveSync has the best pricing in the Sync and Share segment. 2GB free and only $4.95 a month for Unlimited Storage!  It is a simple, easy to use, affordable and secure Sync and Share solution for Windows PCs and Macs.  We expect to add capabilities to Sync and Share Linux devices as well in union with Windows and Mac," said Raghu Kulkarni, President and CEO of Pro Softnet Corp.

"Pro Softnet uses proprietary back-end technology and does not rely on third party systems. We manage our own infrastructure and have significant experience in managing multiple petabytes of storage for our flagship IBackup and IDrive services. Due to abundance of experience and expertise and control within most aspects of this technology, IDriveSync offers users an integrated Sync and Share experience that is faster, secure and cheaper compared to most, and is now multi platform capable. This also conforms with our cloud strategy of providing cloud based offerings in the field of online backup, storage, Sync, Share and Remote Access for PCs, Macs, Linux and Mobile devices for every type of data from a simple contact list to your most advanced databases," said Samson P., Team Lead at IDrive.

About IDrive and IDriveSync:

IDriveSync (http://www.idrivesync.com) is a relatively new sync application based on Pro Softnet's flagship IDrive Online Backup platform with emphasis on security, performance and features.

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 for both Windows and Mac (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 PC Magazine Editor's Choice pick and the PC Pro award winner.

SOURCE IDriveSync