StorageCraft ShadowProtect Desktop 5 Earns PC Magazine's Editors' Choice Award

Sep 17, 2013, 14:00 ET from StorageCraft Technology Corporation

DRAPER, Utah, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PC Magazine named StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® Desktop 5 recipient of its Editors' Choice Award for Backup Software. The business continuity solution software's designation as Editors' Choice was revealed in the latest review by PC Magazine's editorial staff. ShadowProtect Desktop 5 received an excellent rating in the review, and this is the third consecutive edition to receive the Editors' Choice Award.


In the review, PC Magazine lauded ShadowProtect Desktop 5 for its speed and reliability in the backup and recovery of files. "ShadowProtect Desktop, the consumer version of the leading enterprise-level backup software, is the most reliable image-backup app we've found," the review said.

ShadowProtect Desktop 5, which is for desktop and laptop users, is a member of the ShadowProtect backup and disaster recovery solution that also includes versions geared toward small and medium-sized businesses and enterprise-level systems.

"ShadowProtect Desktop receiving accolades from a leading publication like PC Magazine is a testament to the product's reliability and efficiency," said Curt James, vice president of marketing and business development for StorageCraft Technology Corporation.  "Computer users, ranging from home users to server administrators, want a tool they can trust to backup and restore their system and data. As the flagship of the StorageCraft Recovery-Ability™ Solution, ShadowProtect has earned that trust from users around the world."

PC Magazine Contributing Editor Edward Mendelson emphasized the reliability of ShadowProtect Desktop 5 in the review. "You'll probably conclude, as I have, that ShadowProtect Desktop 5 is the one app that you're willing to trust with preserving your data, and a no-contest Editors' Choice," he wrote.

In addition to being a quick and reliable backup and recovery tool, ShadowProtect Desktop 5 features one year of free standard support from the StorageCraft team.  For more information about, or to purchase or download a free trial of ShadowProtect Desktop 5, computer users can visit

StorageCraft is a provider of best-in-class backup, disaster recovery, system migration and data protection solutions for servers, desktops and laptops. StorageCraft business solutions give small and medium-sized businesses the power and capability to effectively plan for and recover from minor and major disruptions in business operations in seconds, rather than hours or days. In addition to the ShadowProtect software, the company's business continuity solution includes StorageCraft ImageManager 6 and StorageCraft Cloud Services.

Information about StorageCraft and its products is located at

PC Magazine's review of StorageCraft ShadowProtect Desktop 5 is available at,2817,2424313,00.asp.  

About StorageCraft Technology Corporation
StorageCraft Technology Corporation provides best-in-class backup, disaster recovery, system migration, data protection, and cloud services solutions for servers, desktops and laptops. StorageCraft delivers software and services solutions that enable users to maintain business continuity during times of disaster, computer outages, or other unforeseen events by reducing downtime, improving security and stability for systems and data. For more information, visit

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