AmeriVault Launches HOTBOX Drop Ship Recovery Service

New solution provides mobile disk vault for larger data recoveries

March 8, 2004, Waltham, MA - In the first offering of its kind, AmeriVault ( is pleased to announce their new HOTBOX recovery service. Through this unique solution, users of AmeriVault’s online backup service can have their data simultaneously replicated to a mobile disk vault. Should a larger data recovery be in order, the device can immediately be disconnected and promptly delivered to the client’s desired site where a more reliable and fast, disk-to-disk restore can be performed. Designed for ease of use, the AmeriVault HOTBOX device plugs into the client’s network making hundreds of gigabytes available for instant restoration.

AmeriVault assures business productivity and continuity for organizations of all sizes through immediate data recoverability, providing cost-effective data insurance in the case of human or system failure, virus, or disaster. Utilizing industry-leading software and the industry’s best services, AmeriVault’s data recovery and backup solution automatically recognizes block changes within files, then encrypts the compressed data before pushing it via the Internet to secure Mass Storage Vaults. When restoration is necessary, it can be accomplished within seconds or minutes from an internal or remote desktop, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

"As our world increasingly becomes more fast paced and our reliance on computers greater, companies are demanding shorter recovery time frames," said Bud Stoddard, President & CEO of AmeriVault. "We at AmeriVault are intensely focused on continually reducing the recovery time for our clients and our new HOTBOX service helps meet that demand as part of our suite of recovery services."

AmeriVault’s HOTBOX service is available immediately. For more information, visit

About AmeriVault

As the pioneer of online data recovery for small to medium sized businesses, AmeriVault has years of experience helping companies assure their data integrity and recoverability. The leading provider of automated, online backup and recovery services for business data, AmeriVault is the only online backup provider to be EMC Proven certified and has strategic partnerships with Agility Recovery Solutions, Hewlett Packard and SunGard Availability Services. Headquartered in Waltham, MA, AmeriVault has customers all over the United States and internationally. For more information visit or call (800) 774-0235.