16 August 2022
Press release

Arsenal and Acronis renew cyber protection partnership

We're delighted to announce the renewal of our partnership with Acronis, which will see the leading technology company continue as our official cyber protection partner.

The new agreement means that we also welcome global technology distributor and Acronis' delivery providers, Ingram Micro Cloud, as the delivery partner in the relationship.

Our partnership extension gives us access to Acronis' and Ingram Micro Cloud's extensive experience in delivering innovative solutions for global sports organisations, and a variety of services dedicated to protecting data with state-of-the-art data recovery and backup processes.

Arsenal's Chief Commercial Officer, Juliet Slot, said:

"We're excited to extend our partnership with Acronis and bolster our relationship by integrating Ingram Micro Cloud as the delivery partner. Since 2018, Acronis has helped us protect our data and create operational efficiencies across the club. We're grateful for their fantastic support in this crucial area and we're pleased to be building on the great work we've done together."

Ronan Mc Curtin, Acronis VP of Sales Europe, Israel and Turkey said:

"A world class football team needs world class protection, and we're proud that Arsenal chose us as their cyber protection provider. While the fans are roaring with excitement at the games, we'll be there behind the scenes making sure everything runs smoothly and ensuring their sensitive data is safe in our hands."

Ovidiu Gherghel, Director Cloud & Cyber Security, UK&I Ingram Micro, commented:

"We have seen rapid adoption of technology in sports, both on and off the pitch. At Ingram Micro Cloud, we're constantly exploring how we can push the boundaries within the industry but the key is delivering unique experiences for both fans and athletes. Whether that's getting the big decisions right, or helping teams and individuals hit peak performance, we want to be standing beside them when they reach their goal. We are thrilled to once again be partnering with Acronis and look forward to sharing our expertise with them and Arsenal."

About Acronis:

Acronis is a global cyber protection company that provides natively integrated cybersecurity, data protection, and endpoint management for managed service providers (MSPs), small and medium businesses (SMBs), and enterprise IT departments. Acronis solutions are highly efficient and designed to identify, prevent, detect, respond, remediate, and recover from modern cyberthreats with minimal downtime, ensuring data integrity and business continuity. Acronis offers the most comprehensive security solution on the market for MSPs with its unique ability to meet the needs of diverse and distributed IT environments.

A Swiss company founded in Singapore in 2003, Acronis has 15 offices worldwide and employees in 50+ countries. Acronis Cyber Protect is available in 26 languages in 150 countries and is used by over 20,000 service providers to protect over 750,000 businesses. Learn more at www.acronis.com.
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