Data recovery specialist Stellar set for European expansion

Avanquest Software to publish renowned Stellar Data Recovery products in Europe via reseller portal Avanquest Partner Online

News release
8th June 2010


Avanquest Software (EPA: AVQ), a leading global software developer and publisher, has today announced the signing of a publishing agreement with Stellar Information Systems, an India based developer of data recovery software for various platforms such as Windows, Mac, Linux and Novell since 1993. As part of the agreement Avanquest will bring Stellar software programs to retail and channel markets in Europe through Avanquest Partner Online, its Pan-European reseller portal.


The Stellar product range offers high-quality data recovery to consumers and businesses and includes Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery, Stellar Phoenix Macintosh Data Recovery and Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery. Avanquest will publish the products through retail in Germany, Austria and Switzerland plus through Reseller and Corporate Channels in the UK, Ireland, Scandinavia, France, Benelux, Italy, Spain, Portugal and North Africa.


Sunil Chandna, Stellar Information Systems CEO said, “We are happy to be partnering with Avanquest to bring our technology to users and businesses all over Europe. Data recovery is one of the most important services for business continuity, especially in relation to confidential business interests and financial data. I am confident the new agreement will be mutually beneficial and the beginning of a long and prosperous partnership.”


Jolyson Ostrick, Managing Director of Avanquest Software, B2B Europe said, “Avanquest Software has gained a significant market share in the software utility segment in recent years with products like Fix-It Utilities and Perfect Image. With Stellar Information Systems we have found a trustworthy partner capable of providing technology that completes our utilities portfolio perfectly.”


Stellar Information Systems was founded in 1993 and has developed a renowned competence in data recovery software through its product range. Headquartered in Gurgaon, with various development sites and offices in India, USA and Netherlands, Stellar offers the largest suite of data recovery, file repair, email recovery, database recovery and data safety–eraser software developed and designed worldwide by a single company.


About Avanquest Software
Avanquest Software is one of the world’s leading software developers and publishers, with operations in Europe, North America and China, and marketing its software titles through Retail, Corporate, OEM and Direct-to-Consumer channels. The company is committed to innovation in the design, development and publishing of world-class, easy-to-use and affordable software. Avanquest Software is listed on Euronext (ISIN FR0004026714) since December 1996. Additional information is available at or


About Stellar Information Systems
Stellar Information Systems Limited is an ISO 9001-2000 certified company specializing in data recovery and data protection services and solutions. The company was established in 1993 by a group of technocrat professionals and has since expanded to new offices and labs in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Noida, Pune and Vashi. Stellar has not only expanded in India but also to USA and Netherlands. With over a decade of experience in this field, Stellar has established itself as a market leader with a proven track record. Stellar has over 1,000,000 satisfied customers across 137 countries.


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