December 3, 2021

Service Upgrade DataFort v 2.1.33

All clients must upgrade to the latest version of the software due to increased security measures to protect your data.

Release date: August 2002

  • New increased scanning efficiency. This necessary function makes an up to the minute assessment of the material to be backed up on your computers. The upgrade presents a considerable improvement in the efficiency of the DataFort this necessary procedure.
  • New increased transmission efficiency.
  • New archive management tool – Auto CD-ROM ordering. This feature will automatically remove files from your archives and place them on a CD-R that can be shipped directly to you. This feature gives you an alternative if you don't want to leave old information cluttering up your archives, but you want to retain it just in case. Location: Server > Create CD-ROM archive. Please note there is an additional fee for this service.
  • New file exclusion by extension. This tool helps you target file types that you don't want to include in your backups. Tools > File Search Wizard > Advanced > Exclude file types.
  • New file search by extension. Can't remember where all your word documents are stored? This tool will highlight all directories where your target file types are located. Then you choose to backup those directories or not.
  • New Network Health Check – Available for clients with direct Internet connections. You can now opt to have DataFort monitor your server status. This feature is a proactive measure to protect against faults that might impact your daily backup routine. You can currently view the status of your network on the DataFort client services website.
  • New server file search – search for file by name. To improve the ability to find or delete files from the DataFort backup servers.


DataFort provides dependable secure off-site computer information storage with a focus on functionality and convenience for the end user. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Guildford, UK and New York, USA. It’s software and services are used by thousands of businesses worldwide - ranging from small SMEs and schools through to quoted companies and local government. Every hour of every day someone, somewhere backs up with DataFort.


Marcie Terman
T: +44 (0) 1483 872 052