Build GDPR-compliant data protection and storage solutions with Acronis

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Accelerate your GDPR compliance with Acronis

Store and back up personal data only in GDPR-approved locations

Protect GDPR personal data from security breaches

Honor GDPR data subject rights in storage and in backup

Minimize GDPR breaches with ransomware protection



  • Revisit contracts and SLAs with third-party service providers for GDPR compliance
  • Hire or designate an existing staff resource as Data Protection Officer
  • Deliver employee GDPR awareness training
  • Document disaster and security breach response policies and procedures and conduct periodic drills to rehearse them


  • Inventory storage and backup data to identify GDPR personal data
  • Analyze network flows to identify cross-border data transfers
  • Enable strong encryption in transit and at rest for data storage and backup archives
  • Manage backup archive retention rates for data minimization


  • Self-audit your security posture against emergent personal data threats like ransomware
  • Improve monitoring to detect security incursions and other potential personal data loss events
  • Revamp your security breach response policies and procedures to meet GDPR notification requirements
  • Deploy anti-ransomware and other measures to minimize security breaches
Justin JonesIT Manager at Granite Ridge Builder explains

“Acronis has the potential to address the backup, recovery, and data protection challenges that European enterprises face in terms of GDPR, the changing threat landscape, and hybrid and multicloud infrastructures.” IDC report, “Acronis Backup 12.5: Transforming Data Protection with Blockchain Tech, Ransomware Protection, and Quick Insights”.

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