May 19, 2010
Press release

Acronis launches new education pricing program for the Americas

Competitive pricing program will ensure educational institutions have access
to the entire line of Acronis products

Woburn, Mass., May 19, 2010 - Acronis, (, a provider of affordable, scalable onsite and offsite backup, disaster recovery and security solutions, today announced the release of a new special discounted pricing program for qualified educational institutions.

Beginning immediately, public and private educational institutions will be able to purchase Acronis products at a specially discounted rate - 30% off of suggested retail pricing for qualified customers located in North and South America.

Acronis has been a preferred vendor for educational institutions for many years, offering solutions for imaging and deploying systems. School districts and higher education institutions rely on Acronis software to move, manage and maintain vital information.

"Acronis has a history of providing disaster recovery and system deployment solutions to the academic world," said Jason Coville, director of sales operations for North America. "By introducing a special pricing program for educational institutions, we hope to expand our solution offerings to a greater audience of academic institutions."

Acronis offers comprehensive, reliable, and cost-effective backup and recovery, and system-building products for IT infrastructures using image-based technology. Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Server works with both physical and virtual servers, as well as workstations, in either Windows® or Linux® environments.

Configuring PCs and servers for deployment, handling routine system failures and responding to natural and human disasters are just some of the challenges educational IT teams face to secure information technology systems and keep them operational. Acronis Snap Deploy® 3 is a tool that academic institutions can leverage to deploy or restore servers quickly using a standard configuration for a new machine.

Beginning immediately, public and private educational institutions may purchase the entire line of Acronis products at the discounted price through authorized Acronis resellers.

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
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