August 11, 2010
Press release

Free Acronis Webinar Offers Tips to Increase a Business’ Disaster Recovery Capabilities

One in four businesses fails after a disaster; webinar offers expert advice for complete disaster preparation & recovery

Woburn, Mass., (August 10, 2010) - One in four businesses fails following a disaster, according to the Institute for Business and Home Safety. Acronis, a provider of easy-to-use backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, will host a free webinar on the steps required to increase a business' operational resiliency on Thursday, August 19 at 2 p.m. Eastern Time. For more information and to register, please click here.

The webinar will feature Diana McClure, Business Resiliency Program Manager, Institute of Business & Home Safety (IBHS), who will present actionable insight to empower overall business resilience. IBHS is an independent, nonprofit, scientific and educational organization that works to reduce the business, social and economic effects of natural disasters and other risks to residential and commercial property.

The webinar will be moderated by Ismail "Izzy" Azeri, Vice President of Business and Corporate Development at Acronis. Joining McClure and Azeri will be Michael Lee, Acronis Principal Solutions Architect, who will demonstrate the award-winning Acronis Backup & Recovery 10.

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 45 locations across the globe. 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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