About Archiware

Data management made simple.

Archiware GmbH is a privately-held company with over 20 years of experience in data management software for backup, synchronization and archiving. Archiware’s software is primarily aimed at small and medium-sized businesses and the media and entertainment industry.



Archiware is a privately-held company founded in 2002 in Munich, Germany. The company specializes in all-in-one solutions for data management and security. Since 2002, Archiware's product portfolio has developed from the PresStore Suite to the P5 Software Suite. The most recent expansion comprises the standalone product Archiware Pure for VMware backup. Archiware collaborates with numerous partners worldwide.


Archiware focuses on innovative, efficient and comprehensive, off-the-shelf business-to-business solutions. The P5 Software Suite facilitates archiving, backup and synchronization for the media and entertainment industry. The brand-new Archiware Pure simplifies virtual machine backup in the VMware® vSphere environment for small and medium-sized businesses.


Archiware is compatible with multiple partner products. P5 Software Suite hardware compatibilities include tape libraries, Direct Attached Storage, SAN and NAS. Software compatibilities comprise integrations with diverse MAM and DAM systems.


Archiware distributes its products on a global scale through an international network of resellers and distributors. Simple and flexible product licensing enables businesses to tailor the product packages to their individual requirements.


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Archiware P5 Software Suite

Archiware's P5 Software Suite is ideal for businesses in the Media and Entertainment industry. The four modules in the Archiware P5 Suite secure data using different methods and restore them when required. All modules can be combined to create multiple-step security concepts to achieve maximum data protection:

  • P5 Archive - Move or migrate data offline to disk, tape and cloud
  • P5 Backup - Back up server data to disk, tape and cloud
  • P5 Backup2Go - Back up desktop and laptop data to disk
  • P5 Synchronize - Replicate data to ensure high availability
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Archiware Pure

Archiware Pure simplifies virtual machine backup in the VMware® vSphere environment. The fast, scalable solution is optimized for small and medium-sized businesses. Pure achieves maximum security with minimal effort. The Pure Appliance resides on a VMware server alongside other virtual machines. No additional software or separate configurations are required. 

  • Innovative - Efficient backup and restore through Changed-Block-Tracking (CBT) & Single-File-Restore
  • Secure - Maximum file security on separate storage with fully automated backups, daily backup verifications & email reports
  • Easy-to-Use - Optimized virtual environment protection within 5-minutes of installation & setup