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FileKeeper 2.5 Beta Adds Support for Email Backup and Enhanced Security


Knoxville, TN (February 9, 2006) - FileKeeper, Inc., the leading provider of continuous data protection software for laptop and desktop PCs, today announced that a pre-release version of FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 is available for download and evaluation.

Among the major new and enhanced features in FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 are:

Open File Protection Support: provides near continuous backups of files that remain open during use. FileKeeper’s Open File Protection (OFP) technology provides periodic “snapshots” of open files including Microsoft Outlook Personal Folders (.pst files), Microsoft Access Database Files, etc. even while those files are in use.

Data Encryption: provides users with the ability to encrypt data files before they are transmitted over their enterprise network and stored on a secure FileKeeper Backup Location. FileKeeper’s encryption option assures that files backed up from laptop and desktop PCs will remain secure in transit and in storage.

Improved Desktop/Laptop Agent: provides users with a more compact software agent for Windows desktop and laptop PCs and eliminates the need to install Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine on end-user computers.

“FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 reaffirms our commitment of providing best-of-breed continuous data protection technology for Windows laptop and desktop PCs,” said Ken Cross, President and CEO of FileKeeper, Inc. “By adding protection for files that stay open during use, such as email files, as well as enhancing FileKeeper’s security, we believe FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 provides our customers with a complete, affordable and secure system to protect the irreplaceable data created by their mobile and remote office professionals.”

Pricing and Availability

The FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 beta is available for download at FileKeeper 2.5 will be generally available by mid March.

Pricing starts at $995 per server for a FileKeeper Policy Server license and $49.95 per agent for a Windows XP Pro or Windows 2000 Pro desktop/laptop license.

Registered customers who purchased FileKeeper Enterprise 2.1 are eligible for a free upgrade to FileKeeper Enterprise 2.5 via the FileKeeper Technical Support website ( as soon as the update is generally available.

About FileKeeper, Inc.

FileKeeper, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. For more information about FileKeeper visit

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