TOKYO, JAPAN – Feb. 10, 2016 — / — NetJapan, Inc., developer of disk imaging backup, system disaster recovery, and virtualization software, has released ActiveImage Protector 2016 Linux Edition, a system backup and disaster recovery solution that now supports Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 and CentOS 7.2 with new Smart Sector backup for XFS file systems. ActiveImage Protector 2016 Linux backup image files are compatible with the Windows image management utility, ImageCenter™, a management tool for scheduling replication and consolidation tasks to on-site and off-site high capacity storage. Interoperability support with ImageBoot™ to instantly boot backup images as virtual machines from a Windows based hypervisor for interim instant availability. New features:

  • Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 and CentOS 7.2
  • Smart Sector backup of XFS file systems
  • Create multiple schedules in a single backup task
  • Restore multiple source images to multiple target disks in a single operation
  • Online configurable software updates and notifications
  • Post backup image management with ImageCenter™ LE
  • Instantly boot backup images as virtual machines with ImageBoot™
  • Supports vStandby AIP™ for continuous automated conversion of backups into a standby virtual machine

Additional features:

  • Hot and cold image backup
  • Schedule full and incremental backups
  • In-line Deduplication Compression
  • Proprietary volume snapshot technology
  • Media boot environment support for uEFI
  • Mount backup image for selective file recovery
  • Access local and network shared folders using Remote File Explorer
  • Cross platform remote management console
  • Configure immediate off-site replication with backup tasks

ActiveImage Protector 2016 Linux also supports vStandby AIP™, a two-minute standby disaster recovery solution using virtual machines created from ActiveImage Protector backup image files and kept current by taking incremental boot points and applying to the standby virtual machine. When combined with ActiveImage Protector’s incremental backups, users can benefit from a Recovery Point Objective of only five minutes. For more detailed product information and system requirements, please visit ActiveImage Protector’s site:

Copyright © 2016 NetJapan, Inc. All rights reserved. NetJapan, ActiveImage Protector, ImageBoot, vStandby AIP, and ImageCenter are registered trademarks of NetJapan, Inc. Other brands and product names mentioned in this news release are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

NetJapan, Inc. North America
Carol Cornell,

Source: NetJapan, Inc.