Acronis Press Center http://www.acronis.com/pr/ Acronis Resource Center: Web-based Educational Center for Technical And Everyday Computer Users Tue, 20 Apr 2021 08:13:20 +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 Acronis makes cyber protection for all workloads available at no-charge http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2021/04/06-12-29.html <p><i>New no-charge licensing enables MSPs to offer cyber protection services on more endpoints based on Acronis&rsquo; best-of-breed backup, award-winning anti-malware, and protection management at little to no cost</i></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland,</b> <b>March 31, 2021 </b>&ndash; As part of its 2021 Cyber Protection Week activities,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/articles/what-is-cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>, today unveiled a new, no-cost version of <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/products/cloud/cyber-protect/">Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud</a>, its award-winning service provider solution. The new licensing makes it more profitable for service providers to design and offer a comprehensive ... 2021-03-31 Acronis Unites with Industry Leaders to Publish the First Unified Cybersecurity Guide for Boards of Directors http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2021/04/06-12-53.html <p><i>Swiss-Singaporean cyber protection company contributed to the World Economic Forum&rsquo;s new study that establishes six principles for all industries to counter the rise in cybercrime.</i></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, 23 March 2021 &mdash;</b> Acronis, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/articles/what-is-cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a> and a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Cybersecurity, shared the results of a new report released by the WEF that warns that cybersecurity failure is a &ldquo;<a href="https://www.weforum.org/reports/the-global-risks-report-2021">clear and present danger</a>&rdquo; and critical global threat, yet responses from board directors have been fragmented, <a href="https://www.pwc.com/us/en/services/governance-insights-center/library/annual-corporate-directors-survey.html">risks ... 2021-03-23 Acronis DeviceLock DLP 9.0 delivers complete data loss protection for endpoints http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2021/04/06-13-13.html <p><b>&nbsp;<i>Updated solution adds integrated user activity monitoring, new analytic capabilities, and discovery support for Elasticsearch databases.</i></b></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, March 22, 2021</b> &mdash; Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today released Acronis DeviceLock DLP 9.0, a significant update to the company&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.acronis.com/products/devicelock/">signature data loss protection (DLP) solution</a>. With 69% of all data breaches resulting from internal sources, both accidental and intentional, this release enables organizations to secure their data against the most prevalent leakage threats.</p> <p>Given modern businesses&rsquo; reliance on data for day-to-day operations, data breaches can lead to heavy financial damages in the form ... 2021-03-22 Acronis Cyberthreats Report predicts 2021 will be the “year of extortion” http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/12/02-09-37.html <p><i><b>LONDON, United Kingdom,<i style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;December&nbsp;2nd, 2020</i>&nbsp;</b>&ndash;&nbsp;</i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"><i>Acronis</i></a><i>, a global leader in&nbsp;</i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"><i>cyber protection</i></a><i>, today&nbsp;released its 2020 Acronis Cyberthreats&nbsp;Report,&nbsp;its&nbsp;in-depth review of the&nbsp;current&nbsp;threat landscape&nbsp;and projections&nbsp;for the coming year.&nbsp;Based on&nbsp;the protection and security challenges&nbsp;that were&nbsp;amplified by the shift to remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic, Acronis warns 2021 will bring&nbsp;aggressive&nbsp;cybercrime activity&nbsp;as&nbsp;criminals pivot&nbsp;their ... 2020-12-02 Acronis True Image 2021 adds vulnerability assessments, enabling users to close security gaps in their systems http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/11/24-10-30.html <p><i><b>London, United Kingdom, November 24, 2020 </b>&ndash; </i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/"><i>Acronis</i></a><i>, a global leader in </i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/"><i>cyber protection</i></a><i>, today announced an update of </i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/computer-backup/"><i>Acronis True Image 2021</i></a><i> that incorporates a professional-grade vulnerability assessment tool into the personal cyber protection solution. Individuals and home office users can now scan their operating systems and applications for exploitable vulnerabilities and get recommendations on effectively closing those security gaps.</i></p> <p>With an estimated 60% of data breaches involving vulnerabilities for which a patch is available but ... 2020-11-24 Acronis Cyber Protect Integration Enhances Security for Citrix® Workspace™ http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/10/21-14-25.html <p><b><i>SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND, October 21, 2020</i></b><i><b> &ndash;&nbsp;</b>Most business today is conducted at the edge, with employees working from home on vulnerable, often personal, endpoint devices. As the amount of sensitive corporate data accessed by devices out of an organization&rsquo;s control grows, so does the attack surface that the IT team must safeguard. In response to this complex reality,&nbsp;</i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/"><i>Acronis</i></a><i>&nbsp;today announced the development of an integrated solution for managed service providers (MSPs) designed to enhance the protection of their clients&rsquo;&nbsp;</i><a href="https://www.citrix.com/products/"><i>Citrix Workspace</i></a><i>&nbsp;assets, no matter where they sit.</i></p> <p>Citrix is driven to deliver ... 2020-10-21 Acronis Expands Regional Support for Partners, Deploying Local Cyber Data Centers and Enhancing Acronis Cyber Infrastructure http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/10/21-14-37.html <p><i><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND, October 20, 2020</b> &ndash; Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced plans to expand its global network of cloud data centers, including new state-of-the-art facilities in Canada, New Zealand, and Bhutan. Announced at the Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020, the expansion ensures that the full range of Acronis </i><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/"><i>Cyber Protection Solutions</i></a><i> will be available to partners and organizations around the world, which is critical now that an estimated two-thirds of employees work remotely and rely on cloud-based services.</i></p> <p>Today&rsquo;s announcement also revealed Acronis&rsquo; plan to add an additional 100 micro data centers to its global network, which already ... 2020-10-21 Acronis Empowers Partners with Acronis #CyberFit Academy http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/10/19-17-08.html <h1 style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;<b>Acronis Empowers Partners with Acronis #CyberFit Academy</b></h1> <h3 style="text-align: center;"><i>New training and certification courses help partners build technical and sales expertise in the high-demand field of cyber protection</i></h3> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, 19 October 2020</b> &ndash; <a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection, today launched the Acronis #CyberFit Academy, a new training and certification program designed to deliver valuable insights to channel partners in how to position, sell, and deploy the cyber protection solutions that modern organizations seek. The new educational initiative was announced at the <a href="https://summit.acronis.events/home">Acronis Global Cyber Summit ... 2020-10-19 Acronis Empowers Partners with Acronis #CyberFit Academy http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/10/20-10-40.html <p><i>SCHAFFHAUSEN,&nbsp;Switzerland,&nbsp;19&nbsp;October 2020</i>&nbsp;&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"><i>Acronis</i></a><i>, a global leader in cyber protection, today&nbsp;launched&nbsp;the Acronis #CyberFit Academy, a&nbsp;new&nbsp;training and certification&nbsp;program&nbsp;designed&nbsp;to deliver&nbsp;valuable insights&nbsp;to channel partners in how to&nbsp;position, sell, and deploy&nbsp;the cyber&nbsp;protection&nbsp;solutions&nbsp;that&nbsp;modern organizations seek.&nbsp;The new educational initiative was announced at the&nbsp;</i><a href="https://summit.acronis.events/home" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"><i>Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020</i></a><i>.&nbsp;</i></p> <p>Given the fast-changing and ever-evolving&nbsp;cyber landscape,&nbsp;companies ... 2020-10-19 Acronis SIT Autonomous Team Enters AI-Powered Roborace Championship of Autonomous Cars http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/23-10-26.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Acronis SIT Autonomous Team is the latest entrant to the global Roborace series, designed to push the limits of AI-powered mobility and road-relevant innovations.</i></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, 23 </b><b>September</b><b> 2020 </b>&ndash; Schaffhausen Institute of Technology (<a href="https://www.sit.org/">SIT</a>) today announced the launch of a Roborace team in partnership with the global cyber protection leader <a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>. Acronis has also announced the Official Cyber Protection Partnership with <a href="https://roborace.com/">Roborace</a>, providing easy, efficient, and secure AI-power cyber protection solutions to the world&rsquo;s first driverless electric racing car competition.</p> <p>Acronis SIT Autonomous became the newest ... 2020-09-23 Southampton FC Names Acronis As Its Official Cyber Protection Partner http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/22-11-18.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Acronis will be providing best-in-class cyber protection to the club to protect its critical data, applications, and systems.</i></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, </b><b>18 September</b><b> 2020 </b>&ndash; Premier League football team Southampton FC today named Acronis, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>, as its Official Cyber Protection Partner. Under the agreement, Acronis will be providing the team with a full suite of cyber protection solutions to protect the team's data assets and optimize data workflow, facilitating the team performing at its best both on and off the pitch.</p> <p>Head of IT, James Grove, comments: &ldquo;Southampton FC takes cyber protection very seriously. Global organizations like ours ... 2020-09-18 New Research of Cyber Readiness During the Pandemic Reveals Security Gaps and the Need for New Solutions http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-11-40.html <p>&nbsp;<i>As Acronis Cyber Protect 15 is released, new global r</i><i>esearch reveals that 31% of companies struggle&nbsp;</i><i>with daily cyberattacks and new protection challenges caused by remote work</i></p> <p>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>, announced today the release of Acronis Cyber Protect 15, which integrates backup, disaster recovery, next-generation antimalware, cybersecurity, and endpoint management tools into a single solution.</p> <p>The new product comes at a time when businesses are struggling to safeguard their data and infrastructure against the risks of the new remote work landscape. The just-released Acronis Cyber Readiness Report, ... 2020-09-10 Acronis Global Cyber Summit Features a Lineup of Thought-Leaders on the Future of Modern Cyber Protection http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-12-43.html <h1><i>Tech industry leaders, cybersecurity experts, and IT channel veterans</i><i> are set to share their insights </i><i>in keynotes, workshops, and panels </i><i>at </i><i>the virtual event for cyber protection practitioners </i></h1> <p>Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced several of the keynote speakers and panelists participating in the annual <a href="https://acronis.events/summit2020/">Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020</a>, taking place as a free virtual event October 19-21, 2020.</p> <p>Launched last year, the Acronis Global Cyber Summit is the premier event dedicated to connecting the IT channel and IT pros with actionable insights, solutions, and strategies for effective <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>. Bringing ... 2020-09-03 Dallas Stars Partner with Acronis for Cyber Protection http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/02-14-27.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Dallas Stars will use the latest Acronis cyber protection products and services to manage and protect their mission-critical data.</i></p> <p><b>Schaffhausen, SWITZERLAND &ndash; 27 August, 2020</b> &ndash; <a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced a new technology partnership with the Dallas Stars, a professional National Hockey League (NHL) team. Under the multi-year agreement, Acronis will provide innovative <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a> solutions designed to safeguard data and optimize data workflows to help the team perform at their best.</p> <p>When the COVID-19 lockdown placed the NHL season on hold, the Dallas Stars IT infrastructure continued its day-to-day operations, ... 2020-09-01 Acronis True Image 2021 Unites Award-Winning Backup With Advanced Antimalware, Creates The First Complete Personal Cyber Protection Solution http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-11-43.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Integrating real-time antimalware and on-demand antivirus with its best-of-breed personal backup solution enables Acronis to deliver unmatched value to users</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>, has just announced the release of <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/computer-backup/">Acronis True Image 2021</a>. The new release integrates advanced cybersecurity capabilities with unmatched personal backup to create the first complete personal cyber protection solution for home users, prosumers, and small businesses around the world.</p> <p>Delivery comes as the COVID-19 pandemic exposes gaps in traditional solutions and strategies. Securing ... 2020-08-20 Acronis Recognized as a Visionary in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-11-44.html <p><i>V</i><i>endors in the report are evaluated based on ability to execute and completeness of vision</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, was positioned in the Visionaries quadrant in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions.</p> <p>According to the report, &ldquo;the move toward public cloud, heightened concerns over ransomware, and complexities associated with backup and data management are forcing I&amp;O leaders to rearchitect their backup infrastructure and explore alternative solutions. This research provides analyses of backup and recovery vendors.&rdquo;</p> <p>&ldquo;Over the past several years, Acronis has shifted its focus from being a backup vendor to offering cyber protection, a holistic approach that combines data ... 2020-07-28 Acronis Acquires DeviceLock, Adds Data Loss Prevention and Device Control to Growing Cyber Protection Portfolio http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-11-49.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Singapore unicorn company adds DeviceLock&rsquo;s leading device control and endpoint data loss prevention technology to further advance its business solutions</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/">cyber protection</a>, today announces the acquisition of DeviceLock, Inc., a leading provider of endpoint device/port control data leak prevention software for enterprises and government institutions around the world. As part of the agreement, DeviceLock will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Acronis.</p> <p>A clear leader in endpoint Data Loss Prevention (DLP) protecting 4 million computers in more than 5,000 organizations worldwide, DeviceLock enjoys a global customer presence across ... 2020-07-16 Acronis Acquires DeviceLock to Add Data Loss Prevention and Device Control to Growing Cyber Protection Portfolio http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/07/15-12-01.html <p><i>&nbsp;Acronis adds&nbsp;DeviceLock&rsquo;s&nbsp;leading device control and endpoint data&nbsp;loss&nbsp;prevention solutions to its list of capabilities in order to deliver an even higher level of cyber protection to every business&nbsp;</i></p> <p><b>SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland,&nbsp;15&nbsp;July&nbsp;2020</b>&nbsp;&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">Acronis</a>, a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cyber-protection/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">cyber protection</a>, today announced the acquisition of&nbsp;DeviceLock, Inc., a leading provider of endpoint device/port control&nbsp;and&nbsp;data&nbsp;loss&nbsp;prevention&nbsp;(DLP)&nbsp;software for enterprises and government institutions around the world. As part ... 2020-07-15 Professional Fighters League Announces Multi-Year Global Partnership With Cyber Protection Leader Acronis http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/07/15-18-00.html <p>&nbsp;<i>PFL adds more power to the punch with industry leading Cyber Protection Partner Acronis, Validating Itself as an Industry Leader in Technology &amp; Innovation</i></p> <p><b>NEW YORK</b> (July 15, 2020) &ndash; The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through Regular Seasons, Playoffs, and Championship formats, today announced a long-term marketing and technology partnership with <a href="https://www.acronis.com/?utm_source=pressrelease&amp;utm_medium=Referral&amp;utm_campaign=Sport_PFL_Announcement">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection. PFL continues to grow its portfolio of leading brand partners which includes <i>ESPN</i>, <i>Anheuser</i>-<i>Busch InBev, GEICO</i>, <i>Air Force Reserve, SeatGeek,</i> <i>Rich Energy and now ... 2020-07-15 Acronis Cyber Protect’s Availability Expands http://www.acronis.com/en-gb/pr/2020/09/21-11-51.html <p>&nbsp;<i>Acronis enables IT teams to deliver integrated data protection and cybersecurity to all environments and endpoints with beta release</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced expanded access to <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/cyber-protect/">Acronis Cyber Protect</a> - a game-changing flagship solution that integrates data protection, cybersecurity, and endpoint management - through a beta that is available to all IT managers and teams.</p> <p>With a recent survey by Gartner revealing that 74% of organizations intend to permanently shift some employees to remote work, the ability to add comprehensive and proven endpoint security - without increasing complexity or IT staffing requirements - becomes a critical business need and competitive ... 2020-06-15