April 28, 2011
Press release

Trans Eurokars Automates Its Data Protection with Acronis

Singapore, 28th April 2010 - Acronis, a leading provider of easy-to-use backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, today announced that its corporate solution Acronis® Backup & Recovery™ 10 has been chosen by Singapore premium automotive distributor, Trans Eurokars, to protect its elite customers' data.

Trans Eurokars, the name for premium cars in Singapore and Indonesia, distributes distinguished brands such as Porsche, Rolls-Royce, BMW, Mini, Opel, Saab and Mazda. It has deployed Acronis Backup and Recovery 10 on the workstations in its Indonesia operation and will be expanding the protection to its operations in Singapore shortly.

'Acronis brings a substantial level of automation to backup tasks," said Francis Lim, Group IT manager, Trans Eurokars. "We have eliminated nagging backup reminders to individuals in the organization and at the same time, give a sense of confidence by providing us a platform to meet the challenges of the ever growing data."

Francis also observed 35% of time saved for maintenance and system migration since installing Acronis' software. With the optional Acronis Back & Recovery Universal Restore™ feature, the IT team is now able to migrate an entire system to a dissimilar hardware platform in minutes.

"Businesses such as Trans Eurokars rely heavily on IT to provide access to its customers and financial data. Any downtime could mean losing a substantial amount of transaction and potential adverse effect on the company's distinguished reputation. We are delighted Acronis is entrusted the job to protect its valuable data," said Bill Taylor-Mountford, President for Acronis APAC.

About Trans Eurokars

Trans Eurokars is the premium automotive distributor in Singapore and Indonesia. The company's stable of cars in Singapore includes Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Mini, Opel and Saab. In Indonesia, they distribute Porsche, Rolls-Royce, BMW, Saab and Mazda. Trans Eurokars has 6 offices and showrooms in Singapore, 4 showrooms in Indonesia and employs around 300 people in the region.

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 www.acronis.com.
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