Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe won the Linux Journal 2001 Editor's Choice Award, outrunning other known programs for booting multiple operating systems on a single PC
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Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe won the Linux Journal 2001 Editor's Choice Award

November 14, 2001

 Linux Journal. Editors' Choice

Acronis, the technological leader in system software development, today announces Acronis OS Selector 5.0 has won a Linux Journal 2001 Editor's Choice Award in the specific utility software category.

The annual Linux Journal Editor's Choice Awards are given each November and highlighted in Linux Journal's December 2001 magazine issue. The Awards are also presented on the SSC/Linux Journal web-site at:

"We are extremely pleased that Linux Journal has acknowledge the technology, engineering and usefulness of our Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe," said Maxim Tsypliaev, President of Acronis. "Our commitment to the Linux community can beseen in the fact that we are the only publisher that offers users full ReiserFS and Ext3 file system support."

The Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe won the Linux Journal 2001 Editor's Choice Award in the specific Utility Software category.

About Linux Journal

Our mission is to serve the Linux community and to promote the use of Linux worldwide. As more and more people see Linux as a viable alternative to traditional OSes, Linux is increasingly being used as a primary operating system. Linux Journal is a magazine that focuses specifically on Linux and other open-source OSes, allowing the content to be a highly specialized source of information for open-source enthusiasts.

Linux Journal helps readers find hardware, software and services, and features articles for both newbies and professional users. Linux Journal's content is beneficial to readers by providing in-depth information, to Linux newsgroups by reducing "novice" questions and to advertisers by providing them with a way to reach potential customers. Linux Journal readers are primarily industry specialists who frequently make purchasing decisions within their companies.

About OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe

Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe gives users the power to safely resize, copy, and/or move hard disk partitions while easily installing and booting multiple operating systems on a single PC. Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe combines everything available in higher priced competing products and adds unique features none of these other competing products have. Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe fully supports Windows XP and both the (Red Hat default) Linux Ext3 and (SuSE) ReiserFS file systems. Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe can manage up to 100 operating systems including all DOS and Windows versions, all Linux distributions, FreeBSD, Solaris, UNIXWARE, BeOS, and more. Acronis OS Selector 5.0 Deluxe is also as much as six times faster than its competition.

Supported operating systems: Windows XP, Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows 95 OSR 2, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT 3.1, Windows NT 3.5, Windows NT 3.51, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Linux ALL distributions, FreeBSD, Solaris, SCO, UNIX, UNIXWARE, OS/2, BeOS, MS-DOS, PC-DOS, PTS-DOS, DR-DOS, FreeDOS, QNX, B-TRON, and others.

Supported file systems: FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, Linux Ext2, Linux Ext3, Linux SWAP, and Linux ReiserFS.

About Acronis

Bringing comprehensive system solutions to corporate and home users, Acronis is the technological leader in partitioning, boot management, disk editing, data destruction, and other system tool areas. Acronis' products offer unique features and specialized functions not found in competing products. Users of Acronis system solutions can be assured of broad compatibility, superior support, and great prices.

Acronis is positioned to meet customer needs and demands with responsive service and products. Acronis also works with a wide-range of operating environments to assure its customers maximum system utilization of both legacy and cutting edge computers.

Acronis offers it system solution software via electronic download, retail box, site licenses, installation by consultants, and with OEM products. The company also offers exceptional partner opportunities and real sales support for its reseller and distributors.

Acronis is...

  • Focused on user needs!
  • Dedicated to delivering a full range of system solutions!
  • Leading the way with unique and innovative features!
  • Responsive to its partners and resellers!
  • The cost-effective system tools leader!

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