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Nexcess Continues Commitment to Highly Reliable Data Protection with R1Soft Server Backup Manager

Posted by R1Soft on Jan 7, 2015 5:14:00 PM

Since 2009, R1Soft Server Backup Manager Has Been Protecting Data for Nexcess’ Customers Worldwide

SOUTHFIELD, Michigan and HOUSTON – Jan. 7, 2015 – Web hosting provider, Nexcess, is continuing its commitment to highly reliable data protection for all its backup customers with R1Soft®, creator of the R1Soft Server Backup Manager (SBM) product line. Nexcess and R1Soft have had a long-standing relationship since 2009 with the R1Soft SBM part of Nexcess’ Magento, ExpressionEngine and WordPress hosting packages.

“We rely on the R1Soft platform for our high performance products,” said Chris Wells, President and CEO of Nexcess. “R1Soft’s backup solution allows us to offer additional redundancy to customers without affecting server performance. We have developed a solid relationship with R1Soft as they meet our customers’ needs and we look forward to our continued partnership.”

R1Soft is renowned worldwide for its fast, scalable and affordable server backup software for both Windows® and Linux® platforms in private and public clouds.

“Nexcess is a proven example of why R1Soft was built and who we look to partner with as we continue to enhance the SBM product to meet the technical and business requirements of the hosting industry,” said Randy Bowie, Vice President, Backup Product and Engineering at R1Soft. “The results of our work with the hosting community are evident with our robust automation API and extensive hosting control panel support.” 

R1Soft announced new product enhancements to SBM in August. Download SBM 5.8.1 by logging into License Manager at: For more information, visit:

R1Soft was purchased by Continuum®, the industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services solutions, in August 2014.

About Nexcess

Nexcess is a Southfield, Michigan-based managed hosting company founded in 2000, with data centers throughout the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. Nexcess offers a variety of hosting services ranging from entry-level packages to custom clustered/complex hosting configurations that are optimized to improve performance for particular applications by 13X or greater. For more information, visit


About R1Soft

Based in Houston, Texas, R1Soft is recognized as the leading commercial backup software for Web hosting providers. Known as the fastest, most scalable, yet affordable Continuous Data Protection™ software for both Windows® and Linux® platforms in private and public clouds, R1Soft’s Server Backup Manager (SBM) is deployed by nearly 1,800 Web hosting providers and protects nearly 250,000 servers worldwide. For more information, visit: or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @R1Soft.


Tracy Wemett