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Mozy 2.0 for Mac Ready for Online Backup Users

OBR Editor, Cliff Boodoosingh on November 17, 2010
SEATTLE, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mozy(TM), the industry-leading online backup service from EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), today announced Mozy 2.0 for Mac. With improved features and a native-Mac experience, Mozy 2.0 for Mac makes it easier and faster than ever for Mac users to run and monitor backups and restores - whether they're using MozyPro® for business information or MozyHome® for personal data. For more information, please visit

Mac users will now be able to enjoy faster upload speeds generated by optimized bandwidth usage and faster file scanning as well as pre-transfer processes. Mozy 2.0 for Mac also has a new look and feel, offering a true native-Mac experience. In response to customer feedback, Mozy 2.0 for Mac also delivers greater visibility into which files are backed up, increasing transparency of the backup process and offering peace of mind for users.

"This release underscores our commitment to the Mac community," said Russ Stockdale, Vice President of Product Management for Mozy. "We didn't want to simply take Mozy 2.0 for Windows and make it work on a Mac; we wanted to make a version of our service that looked and felt like a Mac application - so that's what we've done. We plan to continue to be a market leader with online backup for Mac users."

In addition to making it easier for users to run and manage their backups, Mozy 2.0 for Mac supports more advanced features for users who want even more control of the backup experience. Users can set advanced rules to automatically include or exclude specific types of data and easily adjust the rules as needed.

About Mozy

Mozy is the world's most trusted online backup service for consumers and small businesses with more than one million customers, 60,000 business users and 50 petabytes of information stored at its multiple data centers around the globe. Mozy was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2007 and is now operated as part of Decho Corporation, an EMC company. More information can be found at

MozyHome and MozyPro are registered trademarks of Mozy, an EMC company and operated as part of Decho Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

SOURCE EMC Corporation

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