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Product updates with Linux improvements and UEFI support

We're very pleased to announce a significant update to our product line: 9.5 for Windows and 11.5 for Mac. Both versions include enhancements as well as a number of bug fixes.

This update is free for existing customers with Retrospect 9 for Windows or Retrospect 11 for Mac.

Retrospect for Windows

Improved Linux support

Our Linux client has been updated to support the following Linux distributions for x86 (32-bit) and x64 (64-bit) architectures: CentOS 6.4, 6.5, 7; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7; Debian 7.6; Ubuntu Server 14.04; and SUSE 11 Enterprise Server 11 SP2/SP3.

Windows UEFI firmware support

Backup and restore local and remote Windows EFI clients.

OS X Yosemite ready

OS X Yosemite 10.10 is fully supported in this version for Mac clients (pending final OS release).

Bug Fixes

For a list of bugs fixed in this release, please refer to the Release Notes.

Retrospect for Mac

Improved Linux support

Our Linux client has been updated to support the following Linux distributions for x86 (32-bit) and x64 (64-bit) architectures: CentOS 6.4, 6.5, 7; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7; Debian 7.6; Ubuntu Server 14.04; and SUSE 11 Enterprise Server 11 SP2/SP3.

Windows UEFI firmware support

Backup and restore Windows EFI clients.

OS X Yosemite ready

OS X Yosemite 10.10 is fully supported in this version (pending final OS release).

Bug Fixes

For a list of bugs fixed in this release, please refer to the Release Notes.

Bio

Kristin Goedert

Kristin Goedert is Director of Marketing and has been with Retrospect for more than a decade.