Acronis Press Center http://www.acronis.com/pr/ Acronis Resource Center: Web-based Educational Center for Technical And Everyday Computer Users Tue, 30 May 2017 08:57:44 +0000 media@acronis.com webmaster@acronis.com Acronis Acronis Press Center http://www.acronis.com/i/header/logo.gif http://www.acronis.com/pr/ 105 28 SherWeb Integrates Acronis Cloud Backup Capabilities into Hosted Services Solution Offerings http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/05/03-16-17.html <p><b>Burlington, May 3, 2017 </b>&mdash; Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage and SherWeb jointly announced today their recent agreement to integrate Acronis Backup Cloud into the <a href="http://www.sherweb.com/online-backup/">SherWeb family</a> of cloud-based hosting solutions. Under the agreement, SherWeb will receive access to the world&rsquo;s most complete hybrid cloud backup technology, opening new revenue opportunities to partners and meeting the data protection need of their customers.</p> <p>Selecting Acronis Backup Cloud as a new Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform is part of a SherWeb&rsquo;s initiative to refresh its overall service offerings as the company stays true to its commitment to making the latest technology available to its partners and ... 2017-05-03 Independent Lab MRG Effitas Confirms Acronis True Image Leads Competition on Ransomware Protection, Performance and Usability http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/04/24-14-35.html <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG/> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--> <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:PunctuationKerning/> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas/> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF/> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>JA</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables/> <w:SnapToGridInCell/> <w:WrapTextWithPunct/> <w:UseAsianBreakRules/> <w:DontGrowAutofit/> <w:SplitPgBreakAndParaMark/> ... 2017-04-24 Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation up to 10x Faster Than Competitors and Is Proven as Ransomware Fighter http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/04/10-18-16.html <p><i>Independent AV-TEST Institute report validates Acronis leadership in speed, protection, usability, and features.</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage today announced the latest report from AV-TEST, The Independent IT-Security Institute, has validated <a href="http://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/computer-backup/">Acronis True Image</a> as the most complete data protection solution, specifically noting its capability to protect data against ransomware with Acronis Active Protection&trade;.</p> <p>&ldquo;Acronis is the only product capable of detecting and stopping ransomware, delivering close-to-perfect results,&rdquo; the <a href="https://go.acronis.com/avtest"><i>Data Protection and Backup Software Test</i></a> report stated.</p> <p>AV-TEST ... 2017-04-10 Acronis World Backup Day Survey Exposes Serious Gap Between Security Risks and User Preparedness http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/03/31-13-59.html <p>Ransomware has emerged as the most serious malware threat of the 21st century, with criminals projected to extort $5B from their victims in 2017. With the help of a hard-drive-encrypting virus, cyber criminals force users to choose between paying an online ransom and losing their files forever. The rapid growth of this form of high-tech larceny has led many business and users to leverage <a href="http://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/backup/">cloud-based storage and backup services</a> in an effort to foil ransomware attacks.</p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, recently completed a consumer backup survey in the U.S., U.K., Australia, Germany, France and Japan. The results were revealing, beginning with the finding that most users are completely unaware ... 2017-03-31 Acronis Announces Active Protection, Adds Plesk, cPanel, Website Backup to Acronis Backup Cloud, Opens New Revenue Opportunities to Service Providers http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/03/29-14-54.html <p><i>Acronis Active Protection, Plesk, cPanel, and website backup in Acronis Backup Cloud enables service providers to meet the needs of web hosting customers for active protection against ransomware, backup, and granular self-service recovery of website data.</i></p> <p>Rapid adoption of cloud-based services and exponential data growth in the recent years have exposed a need for fast, powerful, and integrated data protection solutions. Backup is king, and Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, has the world&rsquo;s only data protection solution specifically designed to equip service providers to take advantage of this lucrative market opportunity &mdash; Acronis Backup Cloud.</p> <p><b>Plesk, cPanel, and Website Backup with Acronis Backup Cloud</b></p> <p><a ... 2017-03-29 iPortalis Partners with Acronis to Provide Integrated and Turn-key Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/03/15-16-33.html <p>iPortalis, a Cloud Services company specialising in ICT* brokerage, aggregation and portfolio management, today announced a strategic partnership with Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, to deliver fully integrated and turn-key backup and disaster recovery solutions to Enterprises and Hosted Service Providers (HSPs).</p> <p>As a result of the agreement, iPortalis will make the full range of Acronis backup and disaster recovery solutions available through its global cloud brokerage.&nbsp; It will also integrate Acronis into version 6.7 of the iPortalis Control Portal (iCP) software.</p> <p>Used by both large Enterprises and Hosted Service Providers (HSPs), the iCP consolidates terms and conditions, license management, pricing, billing, delivery, governance, ... 2017-03-15 Acronis Adds Microsoft Office 365 Backup to Acronis Backup 12, World's Easiest and Fastest Data Protection for Small Businesses http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/02/07-18-36.html <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG/> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--> <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:PunctuationKerning/> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas/> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF/> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>JA</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables/> <w:SnapToGridInCell/> <w:WrapTextWithPunct/> <w:UseAsianBreakRules/> <w:DontGrowAutofit/> <w:SplitPgBreakAndParaMark/> ... 2017-02-07 Acumatica Demonstrates Acronis Notary™ and Acronis ASign™, Showing the Future of Blockchain-Based Document Certification in ERP Market http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/02/02-14-42.html <p><b>February 2</b><b>, </b><b>2017</b> &ndash; Acronis, a global leader in hybrid-cloud data protection and storage is proud to announce that global ERP vendor Acumatica integrated Acronis Notary&trade; and Acronis ASign&trade; into its Cloud ERP platform to protect documents and ledgers with digital fingerprints and certificates of authenticity. Acronis Notary and Acronis ASign brings great benefits to Acumatica&rsquo;s customers, partners, and independent software vendors by protecting data from tampering and therefore increasing long term compliance and transparency of all transactions.</p> <p>Acronis is one of the first global companies to make blockchain-based data verification ready for production environment. Both products are easy to use and easy to integrate into third-party services ... 2017-02-02 Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation Personal Backup Solution Offers Must Have Groundbreaking Anti-Ransomware and Blockchain-Based Capabilities http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2017/01/18-14-43.html <p><i>Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation solves the multi-billion dollar cyber-threat nightmare with real-time protection against ransomware attacks targeting data and delivers the</i><i>industry&rsquo;s first blockchain-based certification and electronic signature technology.</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid-cloud data protection and storage, today announced Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation with Acronis Active Protection&trade; &mdash; active protection against ransomware attacks on user data, Acronis Notary&trade;&mdash; blockchain-based data certification and verification capabilities &mdash; and Acronis ASign&trade; &mdash; the most consumer-friendly electronic document signing service. Acronis True Image is the first and only backup solution in the market that introduces ... 2017-01-18 Acronis and Scuderia Toro Rosso enter next stage of Partnership, Commence Deployment of New Technology http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/11/25-07-30.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Acronis - Scuderia Toro Rosso partnership has been beneficial for Acronis partners, encouraged innovation, and resulted in rapid growth of Acronis Cloud business worldwide.</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage is proud to commence the implementation of the world&rsquo;s fastest and most innovative data protection technology into Scuderia Toro Rosso&rsquo;s IT infrastructure. Acronis and Scuderia Toro Rosso will celebrate the occasion with over one hundred partners and IT service providers at the last race of the 2016 Formula 1 racing season in Abu Dhabi this weekend.</p> <p><b>#1, Fast, Innovative</b></p> <p>Scuderia Toro Rosso is currently building a new racing car, the STR12, in order to comply with the new set of technical regulations ... 2016-11-25 Acronis and US Signal Expand Distribution Agreement to Bring Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions to Managed Service Providers http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/11/14-09-00.html <p><style type="text/css"> p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 8.0px 0.0px; text-align: center; font: 14.0px Calibri} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 8.0px 0.0px; text-align: center; font: 12.0px Calibri} p.p3 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 8.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri} p.p4 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 36.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri} p.p5 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri; min-height: 13.0px} p.p6 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri} p.p7 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 8.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Calibri} p.p8 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 8.0px 18.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri; min-height: 13.0px} </style></p> <p class="p2"><i>Acronis becomes sole provider of backup and recovery solutions for US Signal MSP customers</i></p> <p class="p3">Acronis, a leader in hybrid cloud data protection, ... 2016-11-11 Acronis Expands Service Providers’ Portfolio with File Sync & Share and a Simple, Unified Pricing Model Across Multiple Acronis Cloud Solutions http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/10/30-17-16.html <p class="p1"><i>Acronis Files Cloud completes the product set of Acronis data protection and storage services. It enables Service Providers to meet the growing demand for business-grade file sync &amp; share while keeping control of the physical location of customers&rsquo; data. The service is easily configured through Ingram Micro&rsquo;s Odin Automation or via a REST API.</i></p> <p class="p4"><i>Acronis simplifies Service Providers&rsquo; business when offering multiple Acronis cloud solutions with unified pricing model.&nbsp;</i></p> <p class="p4">Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, today announced the immediate availability of Acronis Files Cloud, a proven file sync &amp; share solution that enables Service Providers to offer public-cloud-like ... 2016-10-28 Acronis Adds Acronis Notary™ with Blockchain and Acronis CloudRAID™ to Software-Defined Storage, Offers Immutable Data Authenticity Verification and Universal File, Block and Object Support http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/10/20-14-39.html <p class="p1"><i>Acronis Storage, the software-defined storage behind the award-winning Acronis cloud infrastructure, is now publicly available to service providers and business customers.</i></p> <p class="p1"><i>This major release is designed for heterogeneous commodity-off-the shelf hardware and incorporates Acronis CloudRAID&trade; and Acronis Notary&trade; with blockchain to provide configurable levels of redundancy and indisputable proof that the stored object data has not been modified.</i></p> <p class="p4"><b>Burlington, MA &ndash; October 20, 2016 &mdash;</b> Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection, is proud to announce the release of Acronis Storage, the world&rsquo;s first software-defined storage product with blockchain-based data authentication and universal ... 2016-10-20 Acronis Appoints Mike Chadwick as VP of Engineering and Cloud Operations to Drive Hyper Growth of Acronis Hybrid Cloud Data Protection http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/08/30-14-22.html <div> <p><i>Former GoDaddy.Com Executive will manage engineering, cloud operations, and global R&amp;D activities.</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection, today announced the appointment of Mike Chadwick as Vice President of Engineering and Cloud Operations. Mr. Chadwick will manage the expansion of Acronis global cloud infrastructure and the integration of new technologies into Acronis core product lines, ensuring that partners and service providers can always access the latest data protection technology on the market.</p> <p>Mr. Chadwick has over two decades of technology, finance and business management experience, primarily focused on hyper-growth and scalable enterprises. He was responsible for the development of GoDaddy.com&rsquo;s core Internet presence ... 2016-08-30 Independent Research Firm Network Testing Labs Finds Acronis Backup 12 is Two Times Faster than Closest Competitor http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/08/23-13-05.html <p><i>World&rsquo;s Fastest Backup Brings SMBs Unmatched Ease-of Use and Complete Data Protection Across Virtual and Physical Systems, Remote Systems, Mobile Devices</i></p> <p>Acronis&reg;, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today announced that Network Testing Labs (NTL), an independent research firm, did a comparative test of backup and restore products to determine which brand is the fastest. The test compared Acronis Backup 12 to Veeam Availability Suite 9.0 in the same test scenario. The results showed that Acronis is two times faster than Veeam, making it ideal for SMBs that are seeking easy-to-use solutions with complete protection at the right price. The tests showed that Acronis backs up and restores data far faster than Veeam &ndash; two times faster for some datasets ... 2016-08-23 Acronis True Image 2017 Launches with Wireless Backup for Mobile Devices to Local Computers, Remote Backup Management, and Facebook Backup http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/08/22-14-53.html <p><i>60% Faster than Previous Release, More than Three Times Faster than Nearest Competitor</i></p> <p>Acronis&reg;, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today announced Acronis True Image 2017, the latest release of the world&rsquo;s fastest personal backup software. The 2017 release provides the most complete personal data protection available on the market. Acronis True Image 2017 combines the unmatched Acronis full image local and cloud backup for computers with new wireless backup for mobile devices to local Windows computers or the secure Acronis Cloud, support for an unlimited number of mobile devices, and complete backup of Facebook account data.</p> <p>&ldquo;Personal data is increasingly residing on mobile devices and in social media accounts,&rdquo; said Serguei ... 2016-08-22 Acronis Empowers SMBs to Fortify Data Protection with Up to 2TB of FREE Cloud Storage http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/08/22-17-27.html <p><i>Launches Aggressive Promotion Aimed at Driving Greater Adoption of Complete Data Protection</i></p> <p>Acronis&reg;, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today announced a limited-time promotional offer to provide up to 2 terabytes (TB) of FREE cloud storage to its Acronis Backup users of version 11.7 and the newly launched version 12. Starting today and ending on September 30, 2016, customers that buy or renew Acronis Backup can get FREE Acronis Cloud Storage for 1 year or for subscriptions for up to 3 years.</p> <p>&ldquo;Today&rsquo;s SMBs are struggling to keep up with the growing volume of data to backup, while making sure it&rsquo;s protected from constant threats like ransomware,&rdquo; said John Zanni, Chief Marketing Officer at Acronis. &ldquo;As part of today&rsquo;s ... 2016-08-22 Scuderia Toro Rosso Extends Sponsorship Agreement with Acronis http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/07/29-12-31.html <p>Scuderia Toro Rosso and Acronis<sup>&reg;</sup>, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection which partnered with the team on the occasion of last week&rsquo;s Hungarian GP, are very pleased to announce the extension of the agreement to a new long-term partnership, designed to reach new heights in racing and technological product development.</p> <p>The new partnership will lead to rapid innovation, increased safety and enhanced performance during races and off the track.</p> <p>The Acronis logo, which was already visible on our STR11 cars &nbsp;in Budapest, &nbsp;will continue to be on the team&rsquo;s cars and its drivers&rsquo; race suits, signifying Acronis&rsquo; commitment to the team through providing the latest technology to protect Toro Rosso&rsquo;s IT infrastructure.</p> ... 2016-07-29 Acronis Backup Cloud Unlocks Easy Revenue for Microsoft Office 365 and Azure Data Protection with Industry’s Fastest, Most Complete Solution http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/07/25-16-45.html <p><i>Designed Specifically for Service Providers, Hosters and Cloud Resellers with Seamless Integration into Leading Automation and Management Platforms, including Odin, WHMCS, and HostBill</i></p> <p><i><i>Enables Service Providers to Be Up and Running in Minutes with Easy-to-Use, Automated Cloud Solution that Protects All Servers, Workstations, and Mobile Devices, with Broadest Microsoft Support</i></i></p> <p>Acronis&reg;, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today at HostingCon announced its latest update of Acronis Backup Cloud, a cutting-edge backup-as-a-service (BaaS) solution for service providers, hosters, and cloud resellers that provides complete data protection for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). &nbsp;Today&rsquo;s SMBs have been left exposed to data ... 2016-07-25 Acronis Sponsors Scuderia Toro Rosso for the Hungarian Round http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2016/07/19-11-57.html <p><i>Technological innovation, speed and precision are the key factors uniting Scuderia Toro Rosso and Acronis</i></p> <p>Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to announce a new partnership with Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection.</p> <p>&ldquo;We are very happy that Acronis has chosen our team to celebrate the speed and technological excellence of Acronis Backup 12, for a one-off partnership on the occasion of the Hungarian race in Budapest on July 24,&rdquo; commented our Team Principal, Franz Tost.</p> <p>Formula 1 is the fastest and most technologically advanced data intensive sport on earth, and with the world&rsquo;s fastest data protection speeds, Acronis demonstrates a perfect fit.</p> <p>If you don&rsquo;t blink, you may see the Acronis logo stamped on the side ... 2016-07-19