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About iolo technologies, LLC

About iolo technologies, LLC





iolo technologies, LLC develops patented technology and award-winning software that repairs, optimizes, and protects computers and digital devices, enabling users to enjoy their full computing potential by keeping devices running fast and reliably. With a global sales presence in 33 countries and products in 11 languages, tens of millions of people have used iolo’s products for their PC optimization, security, and data recovery needs since 1998. Today, iolo is widely recognized by both consumers and industry experts as a worldwide leader in the system utility software market. The Company’s product line, distinguished by its flagship performance optimization suite System Mechanic®, is sold through more than 23,000 retail storefronts around the world and its software can also be purchased from leading major e-tailers, as well as a multitude of domestic and international distributors and resellers. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, iolo is a wholly owned subsidiary of Phoenix Technologies Ltd.


System Mechanic® is an award-winning performance optimization suite that incorporates multiple patented and patent-pending innovations designed to fix, speed up and maintain computers so they run like new. Currently the top selling product of its kind in the US, Canada, UK, France, and the Benelux region according to NPD and similar sources, System Mechanic® has been used by more than 40 million consumers worldwide since 1998 to keep an estimated 75 million computers operating at peak performance.

System Mechanic Professional® is an all-in-one suite of award-winning performance optimization and security tools that keeps computers at peak operating condition. In addition to System Mechanic, the Professional version includes System Shield, iolo’s certified antivirus and antispyware solution; Search and Recover, an intelligent data recovery program; and DriveScrubber, a secure data removal program.

System Mechanic Business™ is a version of iolo’s flagship System Mechanic software geared for small businesses with volume-pricing and network friendly options.

DriveScrubber® is a top selling tool for securely removing data from hard drives, USB drives, and other digital storage media. Using military-grade algorithms, DriveScrubber prevents loss of valuable and sensitive information when PCs are sold, donated, recycled, or reassigned.

Search and Recover™ is a powerful data recovery tool designed to retrieve accidentally deleted files, photos, documents, music, videos, and email messages from hard drives, memory storage cards, and portable devices.

System Shield® uses a high-performance real-time anti-malware engine to protect PCs from viruses, spyware, worms, trojans, rootkits, and other malicious software.

Industry Recognition

  • Los Angeles Business Journal, Best Places to Work in LA, 2009-2011
  • PC Magazine, Best of the Year and Editors’ Choice, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • International Business Awards, Management Team of the Year and New Product of the Year, 2011
  • American Business Awards, Management Team of the Year, 2011
  • American Business Awards, Executive of the Year, 2010
  • Government Computer News, Product of the Year and Reviewer’s Choice, 2009
  • PC World, Editor’s Choice
  • Laptop Magazine, Editor’s Choice
  • Network World, 5 out of 5 stars
  • Computer Shopper, Best Utility Suite
  • Consumers Digest, Best Buy
  • CNet, Editor’s Choice
  • CNet, Top 10 software product of the year (multiple years)
  • ZDNet, Editor’s Pick

Corporate Headquarters

iolo technologies, LLC
150 S. Los Robles Avenue, Suite 500
Pasadena, CA 91101

877-239-4656 (US and Canada)

626-320-1800 (International direct)


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