NovaStor xSP is a cloud backup solution for service providers that breaks the industry mold: you host your customer’s data in your own datacenter. You are in complete control of your client’s data and they have the peace of mind knowing exactly where it is.
xSP offers a wide range of features to provide a premium backup service.
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NovaStor xSP v19.1 includes a lot of under the hood improvements. In our lab and testing group we saw significant reduction in the number of disconnects that clients were seeing. Along with minor speed improvements on both backup and restore, there was a large effort of code cleanup done to the underlying code for the client software when connecting and sending data to the xSP Storage Server.
Instantly recover your clients entire system to any Hyper-V environment in a matter of minutes, thus reducing your clients exposure to critical downtime.
CMon was completely redesigned with a focus on stability and scalability. Along with user interface changes, the underlying connection and code for CMon has been greatly improved.
This features allows you to go back in time to an earlier period of time before your clients experienced problems with their data.
NovaStor moves quickly to support the latest technologies and operating systems that power your clients businesses. xSP now supports Windows Server 2016.
Microsoft Exchange server’s simplified architecture brings new levels of speed and reliability. xSP supports Exchange 2016 with single mailbox restore to pinpoint and restore critical data at a granular level.
xSP protects Microsoft SQL 2016 databases against corruption and user error with powerful backup and restore functionality. Extract granular data from offline SQL databases with ease. Gain direct access to unmounted database tables, with the file structure and its contents displayed for selective export functionality.
Virtual machines become more light weight and easy to manage under Hyper-V 2016. xSP stands ready to protect VM’s running under Hyper-V, with real-time backup and restore status notifications.
Updated VMWare.exe to the latest version to support VMware 6. Now you can take advantage of the new VWware 6 benefits like Fault Tolerances.
Updated to support Windows Server 2016 (Technical Preview 5), Exchange Server 2016 CU1 and CU2, and SQL Server 2016. Greatly increased speeds of read and search processes for Exchange Server databases. Improved performance when working with large databases. Added support for searching with wildcards.
Backup client can now use either .NET Frameworks versions 3.5 or 4.0, whichever is already installed. This update reduces the need for the setup to install an alternate .NET version.
Image Backups were enhanced to allow both incremental and differential jobs to be defined and scheduled before the first full backup job has run. Naming of jobs was simplified by combing "job name" and "backup name" into one name and auto-generating the job name for incremental and differential backups jobs.
xSP offers a new Central Monitoring Console for remote monitoring of all client licenses from a single web-based console. Get backup summaries, detailed reporting and alert notifications for backup job results quickly and easily.
xSP empowers the private cloud provider by utilizing the latest Microsoft technologies:
The Storage Server will automatically go through previously backed up data to confirm it is complete. New files sent to the Storage Server will have yet another verification done upon receipt to ensure full data integrity.
Manage your customer’s backups with more efficiency. One daily email includes all information needed to get an extensive overview about clients’ backups. This email acts as a reporting template to send your customers an overview for their files. Monitor and track all of your client’s backups without having to log in to any auxiliary programs. Keep the data that matters safe.
Easy one-step SMTP configuration for email notifications. No need for setting up the reporting for hours, just enter the email address and be done. The less time you spend setting up your clients, the more time they’ll spend satisfied and secure.
The ability to manage, backup and restore virtual machines quickly and easily is a necessity for modern businesses. NovaStor xSP offers clients immediate access to virtual machines from the NovaBACKUP Virtual Dashboard interface.
NovaStor xSP lets you access specific virtual machine data when you need it most. Granular recovery allows for the immediate restoration of singular files and virtual machine replication; clients are never left waiting.
With xSP v16, the scheduler has been further improved to support unique schedules and days of inactivity. Flexibly activate and deactivate backups on specific dates.
NovaStor is continually working to make Disaster Recovery to a local device as simple and convenient as possible. Version 16 improves:
Enhanced speed and flexibility when restoring third party applications to alternate locations.
Added protection against Crypto-viruses, by enabling redundant sets of backup file versions. In the event that a client file becomes corrupted or changed, additional versions of the backup act as a safeguard.
NovaStor xSP is a client-server architecture that enables professional, secure and reliable services for local and online backup. With seamless and unlimited scalability, everything is easily monitored from a web-based console.
Fast data transfer, high grade security, end-to-end AES-encryption, and an easy to use interface guarantees total customer satisfaction. A highly developed Central Monitoring Console ensures an effective monitoring, reporting, and customizable experience. NovaStor's remote backup software provides features like local backup including universal restore to dissimilar hardware which goes above and beyond standard cloud backup functionality.
The Central Monitoring Console allows you to manage local and off-site backup of all connected xSP clients down to the file level.
The multi-tenancy platform provides Service Providers with the ability to create accounts for customers, organizations, and groups to offer full access or restrict the overview to a 'see only' connection.
Thus, the service provider can function as an outsourced backup provider with following options:
The client module of NovaStor xSP is simple and intuitive. You are able to design and distribute multiple customized versions of the Client application, which are targeted to specific groups of users. Allowing you, as a MSP, to have a fully customized front facing product.
The application can be configured by end users and fully monitored via remote access by a service provider utilizing the Central Monitoring Console. At the same time your customers can choose between keeping their data stored locally and backing up to your remote data center, or to combine both options.
Only with xSP your customers have the free choice to:
NovaStor xSP Storage Server is the core of your professional managed backup service.
The Storage Server is the module that manages your subscriber’s data storage. During a regular backup task the client software sends all user data to the Storage Server, from which the files also can be restored. The entire storage configuration, such as the retention period of the data for a user, is done through the Storage Server.
NovaStor equips service providers with the flexibility to create their own user interfaces. Simply log into NovaStor's web portal and define the look of the client software.
NovaStor xSP Product Builder enables you to manipulate a client application in a way that it has as much – or as little – evidence of being a NovaStor product as you wish. This module allows you to:
With xSP NovaStor responds to the needs of technology providers and their customer base. Supporting the latest operating systems and business applications makes NovaStor a clear leader in preparing service providers to grow existing business, and discover greater sales potential.
NovaStor's Success Stories
Learn more about the varieties of offering managed backup as a service based on current installations.
DataStor (NovaStor xSP)
DataStor provides secure remote backup to approximately 100 businesses in Australia. The company has been using NovaStor xSP for nearly 15 years to power and protect their successful backup service.
Ditto Offsite Backup (NovaStor xSP)
NovaStor xSP helps propel start ups to early success. Ditto Offsite Backup provides Australian businesses with a premier offsite backup solution.
Fasthosts (NovaStor xSP)
Fasthosts, a leading UK web hosting service provider, decided to add backup services to its portfolio and chose to base its offering on NovaStor's cloud backup platform.
Fingerlake (NovaStor xSP)
Since its founding in 2006 FingerLakesWebBackup.com has relied on NovaBACKUP xSP to power its backup service as it has grown into one of the premier online backup providers in the region.
Fred IT (NovaStor xSP)
Fred IT is Australia’s largest IT solution provider to the pharmacy industry. The company has been using NovaStor xSP for over five years as their core online backup platform which services over 3,000 customers throughout the country.
REIT Technologies (NovaStor xSP)
Business management, IT and backup service provider, REIT Technologies uses NovaStor xSP for its easy-install and administration model, local support features, and constant product developments & updates to power their large backup service.
NovaStor offers 20 years of business experience with a combined MSP knowledgebase across all various engineers and developers that work in house for your support needs.
From your first contact, through each and every stage of your partnership with NovaStor, a local team is dedicated to working with you on your journey to success. NovaStor conducts comprehensive trainings to educate you and your team. Expert advice is readily available to help with the establishment of business models, pricing, implementation, launch and ongoing technical support of your backup service.
xSP’s premium support includes phone and email communication as well as all updates and upgrades to the software. The advantages of us having our own software development and consultation teams in the US and Germany are:
Minimize your risk - only pay for what you use. NovaStor understands the importance of cash flow to service providers and demonstrates this by licensing products in a manner that corresponds with the way you do business. Start making money immediately and fast track to profitability.
NovaStor’s licensing is rather simple. We don’t charge for additional features and functions, and we don’t care about your membership status. We always include:
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