Roxio Launches GoBack 3 Enterprise Edition The #1 Selling System Recovery Software Now Offers Remote Administration and Network Installation
Santa Clara, California - (October 14, 2002) - Roxio, Inc., (Nasdaq: ROXI) The Digital Media Company ®, provider of the best selling digital media software in the world, announced today the availability of GoBack 3 Enterprise Edition. GoBack, the #1 selling system recovery software that enables PC users to instantly recover from system crashes, virus attacks, data loss and user error, now has enhanced capabilities, including remote administration and network installation, built for the medium to large business environment.
Roxio's GoBack 3 Enterprise Edition allows help desk professionals and IT managers to repair networked PCs without leaving their desks. Using a network browser, IT support professionals can instantly recover and restore files or entire systems to virtually any point in the recent past. The network installation feature allows GoBack
to be installed via the network to multiple PCs at once, allowing
for easy implementation.
"GoBack has helped millions of individual users recover from
system crashes. Now, with enterprise capabilities such as remote
administration and network installation, GoBack is ready to support
entire organizations easily and effectively," said Kamal Arafeh,
Roxio's general manager for enterprise products. "GoBack 3
Enterprise Edition is a smart and simple solution that can substantially
reduce an organization's IT support costs, eliminating the hours
spent in diagnosing problems and reinstalling software in failed
Pricing and availability
GoBack 3 Enterprise Edition is available for a suggested retail
price of $69.95 and can be ordered direct from Roxio Corporate Sales
at 866-825-ROXI (7694). A minimum of 25 seats is required for multi-user
licenses. Existing GoBack volume license customers are eligible
to a 50% discount off the suggested retail price- valid until December
31, 2002- when upgrading to the Enterprise Edition of GoBack.
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in particular matters related to Roxio's OEM relationships, include
forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and
uncertainties, including delays in product development, competition
in the software industry, and failure to maintain OEM relationships,
that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
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contained in Roxio's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange
Commission (SEC), including the Company's Annual Report on Form
10-K as filed with the SEC on July 1, 2002 and Quarterly Report
on Form 10-Q as filed with the SEC on November 13, 2002, copies
of which are available at the website maintained by the SEC at http://www.sec.gov.
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included in this press release.
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers
award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million
users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading
retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at www.roxio.com. Roxio's
parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC;
http://www.sonic.com) is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software
tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional
DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD,
to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions
for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has
been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others.
Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.
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