CALABASAS, Calif., April 13, 2010 — Pro Softnet Corporation, a leader in the Storage-as-a-Service, Online Backup and Storage market, today announced the release of IDrive Portable for Mac ( that allows for a quick and easy backup of a Mac to a portable drive.

IDrive Portable ( is an external drive that can be plugged directly into your Mac and works right off the box since it comes preloaded with the IDrive Portable backup software. IDrive Portable comprises of features such as automatic selection of your most commonly used folders for backup with options to customize, multiple Mac backup, search for backed up data, Smart Sync – which brings the data on your Portable drive in sync with that on your Mac, mounted drive backups, an intuitive interface to select files/folders, etc.

“IDrive Portable helps store/maintain a backup of your Mac for retrieval anytime and anywhere. The drive is so extremely slim that you can carry it with you in your pocket and comes with a handy 320 GB of storage space. That’s enough space to carry almost 100,000+ pictures of your Photo library, 150 hours of your favorite videos, and almost over 100,000+ hours of your favorite music on iTunes,” says Gokul H, designer at IDrive.

IDrive Portable for Mac is available for only $69.95 and can be ordered online at: IDrive Portable for Mac is a free download and can be used from any portable drive. “All you need to do is transfer the IDrive Portable package to the external drive and install. The installation steps for configuring the IDrive Portable software are minimal and with a few clicks, you are all set to execute your local backup to the drive!” says Karthik T, a Technical Lead at IDrive.

For additional security, a secondary backup is available through IDrive Online Backup for Mac.

IDrive online Backup for Mac offers 2 GB free online backup with several advanced features that include scheduling and quick incremental online backups (

About IDrive and IDrive Portable:
IDrive (, a service of Pro Softnet Corp., is one of the leading services in the field of online backup and combined with IBackup ( 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.

IDrive Portable (, a product/service of Pro Softnet Corp., offers one of the slimmest and lightest drives in its category of devices. In addition, IDrive Portable offers free software to help PC and Mac users backup their data to the IDrive Portable drive.


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