IDrive Lite for iPhone Backs up 4 Million Contacts and Counting

Jun 22, 2010, 19:06 ET from

CALABASAS, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro Softnet Corporation, a leader in the Storage-as-a-Service, Online Backup and Storage market, has reached significant milestones in iPhone Backup and other smart phone backups through its IDrive Lite ( service.

"Our objective is to provide online backup for every major device and platform. We launched the iPhone Contacts backup application via the IDrive Lite App last year and today we have over 4 million contacts backed up. That is a remarkable feat," says Raghu Kulkarni, President and CEO of Pro Softnet Corp.

"IDrive Lite is possibly the easiest and the most popular contacts backup application for the smart phone market. You can backup and restore contacts easily with just a few clicks. Additionally, users can transfer contacts between major smart phone platforms. It also supports versioning with options to restore from earlier backups. It is absolutely fantastic as a migration tool, and above all, it is free," says Shweta S., COO at Pro Softnet Corp.

IDrive Lite also provides web based access to manage the contact list. Other offerings from IDrive ( include online backup options for Windows, Mac, a removable drive backup application called IDrive Portable and has recently launched a plug-in for the WordPress platform.

About IDrive:

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 most popular online backup services for both Windows and Mac. PC World recently named it as one of the Best 101 Freebee products. The technology behind IDrive has received many accolades, among the latest, Best of the Bunch rated by PC World, the PC Magazine Editor's Choice pick and the PC Pro award winner.