BackupAssist v7 out now! More usable, better looking and now with central administration…

“Simplify it” was the brief the BackupAssist team were given to work with for version 7 and those of you who’ve been following our preview posts will already know that’s exactly what they’ve managed to achieve.

I’m pleased to be letting you know the latest major release of the fantastic BackupAssist software is now available for download from our site.

Download BackupAssist v.7.0 here.

“What’s new in version 7?” video here.

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MailStore v8.0 released today – updated interface, Outlook 2013 support and more…

MailStore 8 box shotThe latest major new release of MailStore is now live and available for download from our Web site.

Version 8.0 brings a selection of updates and fixes along with new support for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 and Microsoft Outlook 2013 (including Click-to-Run for Office 365). For those of you running Outlook 2010 64-bit there is also a 64-bit version of the MailStore client available.

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Why we recommend against the “archive to PST” feature in Outlook

.PST archive say noIf you’re a small business user looking for ways to manage large amounts of email residing in your server or mailbox, the built-in archiving features of Outlook can understandably look pretty tempting. They’re easy to use, they’re right there in front of you and perhaps what makes them most attractive, they’re free!

However, as you’ve probably anticipated from the title of my post, we’re not the greatest fan of archiving to PST as a long-term solution to the issue and there are number of considerations worth being aware of before you rely on this as the primary method for archiving your company’s email communications.

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New ‘Introduction to MDaemon Messaging Server’ Webinar

If you’re new to MDaemon and want a quick and easy way to get up to speed on the features it offers, I’ve just added a brand new webinar you should find ideal.

During this one hour session I’ll focus on the user’s experience via Outlook and MDaemon’s web mail client, plus I’ll show you how simple it is to connect from any of the current mobile devices.

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