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Mobile payment options

23/03/2022

You can now also pay easily and securely with Google Pay or Apple Pay.


Online storage now has a recycle bin

14/12/2021

Softronics online storage, MyDrive and MyStorBox, now have a recycle bin. All deleted data will be available in the Recycle Bin for 30 days afterwards. Regardless of who...


Now available, the MyStorBox App

08/11/2021

With the MyStorBox App for iOS and Android, you can use MyStorBox on the go. Data management is easy with the new App. We also offer the Share without Login...


Desktop Client for MyStorBox Version 1.4

26/10/2021

Now we also have a client for MyStorBox for easy data transfer. The MyStorBox Client makes it possible to transfer their data even faster and easier and also offers them...


New MyDrive App for iOS and Android

25/10/2021

Save your data from your smartphone securely on MyDrive. With the MyDrive App, you can access your data on MyDrive at any time or back up your pictures...


New: Sync client for MyDrive

27/09/2021

With MyDrive Sync you synchronize everything you want to your computer. Fully automatic and fast. Data backup - it couldn't be simpler.

Recently saved or updated files are automatically...


MyDrive: New function of the media player on the smartphone

14/06/2021

A swipe to the left, a swipe to the right - the MyDrive media player for smartphones now also has these gestures. This has made the MyDrive media player even...


MyDrive folder with individual colors

10/06/2021

Make the folder overview easier. You can now assign an individual color to each folder on MyDrive. This makes the folder overview very personal and clear.


MyDrive even more personal

28/04/2021

Personalize your MyDrive even more with your logo or a photo across the entire width of the screen in the header. Together with the individual color design, you can create...


New web interface for FTP Pro

08/04/2021

The web interface for the cloud storage FTP Pro has been completely renewed. The new web interface is much clearer and the operation has been greatly simplified. We also offer...


Custom colors

10/03/2021

Now you can freely design the colors of MyDrive according to your wishes or select a design template.

You can customize the color theme by clicking Settings and navigating to the...


New: "Share" function for all

17/02/2021

From now on, the Share feature is available on all MyDrive and MyStorbox accounts. Easily share files or entire folders with your friends without them having...


Set time zone for FastFTP

11/02/2021

Now you can set the time zone in FastFTP web interface. This will display the same modification times in the web interface as with the FTP client. To do this, log...


Advanced functions for sharing

08/12/2020

Advanced features for sharing content without logging into MyDrive. You can now adjust the permissions on the shared folder. The following three options are available to you:

  • Download  The...

FastFTP Shortcuts

23/10/2020

We have further simplified the FastFTP web interface. You can now work quickly and easily with the keyboard shortcuts. On the web interface, you can press ? to get an...


CLI console for the Virtual Servers

21/09/2020

Via the web interface at vserver.softronics.ch we offer a web-based CLI console for the latest Virtual Server products. This allows you to access your Virtual Server even in...


New features for sharing

09/04/2020

The sharing of content without login to MyStorBox has been extended. Now you can adjust the permissions on the shared folder. The following three options are available:

  • Download The contents...

We live innovation

07/04/2020

Security is a high priority for us. Since the foundation of Softronics Communication AG, we have been constantly improving in all areas. In the future, we will focus even more...


FastFTP; manage favorites easily

27/03/2020

With FastFTP, each user can create their own favorites. The online file manager allows you to create favorites for each user. With a click on the "Favorite" icon you can...


Brand your FastFTP account

24/10/2019

The cloud FastFTP can now also be provided with its own logo. The primary colours can also be adapted to your corporate design. Together with the accessibility under your own...


Is your PHP version up-to-date?

02/10/2019

PHP version 7.1 will no longer be supported after December 1, 2019. From this date, security updates will also no longer be delivered. To keep your website secure, we recommend...


Windows Server 2008; EOL as of 14.01.2020

18/09/2019

Support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will be discontinued on January 14, 2020. This means that security updates will no longer be deployed. Keep your server and applications...


WordPress installation very easy

05/09/2019

You want to create a website with WordPress and are looking for a suitable webhosting? This is what our webhosting offers you. The WordPress installation is done in a few...


Copy Files & Folders

16/07/2019

For MyDrive we have extended the functions. Now you can simply copy files and folders within MyDrive using the web browser. Select the files or folders you want to copy...


Domain simple & inexpensive

15/07/2019

You can now order your desired domain easily and inexpensively from Softronics. With over 700 domain extensions, you are sure to find the domain you are looking for. Find out more...


Debian 10 "Buster" is available

08/07/2019

From now on we support the new version Debian 10 "Buster" for our Virtual Server and Dedicated Server.

With Debian 10 there are some software updates like the Linux Kernel...


Advanced Web Browser Upload Functions

28/06/2019

Multiple files, folders or entire folder structures can now be uploaded to MyDrive. You can now do this simply with the new drag & drop function. MyDrive automatically creates the...


MyDrive: New concise folder view

19/06/2019

The layout of the documents has been revised in MyDrive and is now clearer and simpler. The view can also be used to create and display video thumbnails....


FastFTP is online

28/05/2019

The new cloud storage FastFTP is live and is now available and ready for our customers. With FastFTP you can upload your data quickly and easily at up to 500...


FastFTP will be launched soon

22/05/2019

Announcement: FastFTP will be launched soon. The extremely popular FTP protocol for reliable and fast data transfer will soon be available with the new FastFTP cloud storage.

A few highlights

  • New and...

MyDrive as a drive with new WebDAV functions

21/05/2019

MyDrive supports computer connection since the very beginning with the network protocol WebDAV. The WebDAV application of MyDrive was revised and adjusted to the latest security standards. With the new...


Content sharing even easier

05/05/2019

Sharing content without a login has now become even easier and quicker. The shared content is now displayed on a web page. You can find more information here.  Many file formats...


Network expansion

15/04/2019

Security is important to us. Therefore we have completely renovated the entire internal network of MyDrive for your security and greater speed.

With this expansion, we remain true to our principle;...


Webhosting discount

28/02/2019

You are looking for a cheap webhoster for your website and want to register a domain name right away? Then you are on the safe side with Softronics, the leading...


Share MyDrive content

13/12/2018

MyDrive Pro customers have a new Share function at their disposal. With this function, files or folders can simply be provided with a download link. Friends can download the corresponding...


New file preview for MyDrive.ch

18/11/2018

The file preview has been completely revised. Music, video, image, text and PDF files can now be viewed directly in the Online Viewer.

You can simply jump to the next file...


New: Ready configured virtual servers

05/09/2018

We now offer a variety of configured preconfigured virtual servers, so you can set up your own cloud storage based on Nextcloud or a Wiki server with just a few...


Standard-Upload upgraded

16/07/2018

Our Standard Upload on the web interface has been upgraded and allows you to Upload multiple files at once. When uploading existing files you can decide if they should be...


Standard upload now without flash upload

13/07/2018

Our Standard-Upload now supports multiple file uploads at the same time and replaces the Flash-Upload.


Updating the PHP version

22/06/2018

Updating the PHP version is very easy with the Webhosting of Softronics. Sing in-choose-done


Secure payment – certified webshop

13/06/2018

Leading card organizations, including Visa and MasterCard, have initiated PCI DSS (PCI DSS stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) to enhance security of card payments and protect merchants...


Now our shop is also suited for smart phone

15/05/2018

At the beginning of March we have presented our web page in the new dress. Now the whole order process was also adapted and optimised for mobile devices. Rummage is...


Make payments easily with TWINT

08/05/2018

From now on orders can be paid in Swiss franc also with TWINT. With TWINT, there is no need to enter a complicated card number. You can make payments easily in...


Easy intergration of the SSL certificate

13/04/2018

With Webhosting 2.0 you can easily protect your Website with a SSL certificate.


Our new appearance

02/03/2018

After a long period of time we have modernized our website. This website is now supported on both smartphone and tablet. We are sure that you will enjoy this new...


Server auction

20/02/2018

Profit of spectacular prices for a dedicated server. Get yourself a server now before someone else gets the bargain.


Webhosting 2.0

17/02/2018

Simple and ultra fast!

 

With our new Webhosting 2.0 you can expand your webhosting and operate up to 20 databases. Among many other options we also support the free SSL-certificate Let’s...


Performance Comparison

16/02/2018

We have compared the speed of our hard disk in our Virtual Server 2.0 with a renowned competitor. The result is displayed in the two charts below and speaks for...


Information about the vulnerabilities Meltdown and Spectre

11/01/2018

Version 2.8, 14.06.2018

 

The security gaps Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) and Spectre (CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715) have been publicly announced on the 3. January 2018. According to reports, the concerned processors of Intel, AMD and...


FTP – The classic of data transfer: Now with DDoS-Protection

02/01/2018

FTP is a fast file-protocol and is best suited for large data. FTP is often used for backups or for the transfer of Printing-data. Most of the time It’s more...


New Control Panel, i-MSCP 1.5

02/10/2017

On the 5th of September became to the new release 1.5 of i-MSCP, Open-Source multinational Server Control Panel, publishes. We have carried out the first installations and recommend the Upgrade on...


MyDrive is now ecofriendly!

20/07/2017

Our environment is important to us. We have made the infrastructure even more efficient and increased the power of MyDrive with renewable sources. Our green electricity is made up of...


Debian 9 "Stretch" now available!

20/06/2017

Our Dedicated and Virtual Servers can now be ordered with the new version Debian 9 "Stretch". The Debian security team and the Debian long-term support team want to provide the...


New feature for Virtual Server with Linux

18/04/2017

The Virtual Server 2.0 Linux can now be easily installed via browser. In the Webinterface, the "Reinstall server" button is offered. Select the desired Linux operating system and the Virtual...


Host-based server of the 2nd generation!

01/12/2016

With our new virtualization environment we can offer you highest performance, security and flexibility. Professional features such as hoosing any Operating System, multiple IP addresses, full access to server and...


The MyDrive Client for an easy data transfer

14/06/2016

We have developed a new client for MyDrive, to enable our customers a faster data transfer and to enable much more comfort.  Highlights of the client:

  • Open, edit and save your data...

Much more flexible to order our products

24/11/2015

All our products can be ordered more flexible than ever. For our customers we changed the selection of the components more freely and our offers are extended. Look and...


New product NAS-Cloud

10/02/2015

Since February 2015 we offer a cloud for on the move. With the NAS-Cloud you have access to your data everytime and everywhere. It provides a lot of possibilities and...


New payment methods

12/09/2014

We have added new payment methods. Now, we are accepting:

  • Bank transfer
  • PostFinance
  • Visa
  • MasterCard

We have greatly reduced our prices !

08/04/2014

New prices for online storage MyDrive and FTP, double power for the virtual servers and new hardware for dedicated server.  We offer more power for less money.


Softronics at the Winfeger conference

07/03/2014

Mr. Emil Diethelm gave a presentation about private and secure cloud solutions on the 7th of march at the Winfeger conference. Winfeger conference  We offer secure cloud solutions.


The MyDrive app is here

16/09/2013

Here our free Android und iOS app !  Manage your photos, videos and documents more directly from your smartphone or tablet.


We support the German "Sicher-Stark-Initiative"

15/07/2011

This organization is campaigning against child abuse and violence. Over 300 000 children and parents have participated in their courses.  We assist them in managing and hosting the new video.


We're collecting for the tsunami victims of Japan

15/04/2011

The extend of the devastation in Japan after the horrible earthquakes, the tsunami and the nuclear disaster shocked the population of Switzerland.  10% of all earnings in April.


We are one of the top 200 Swiss websites

01/09/2010

The Swiss magazine Anthrazit is nominating the 200 best Internet presences of Switzerland each year. In 2010, the Anthrazit jury and readers have chosen MyDrive.ch as one of the best 200...