April 13, 2021
Press release

Acronis launches first cloud data center in Brazil

The new data center ensures faster access, greater data resiliency, and data sovereignty for service provider clients, while empowering MSPs with comprehensive cyber protection solutions

Schaffhausen, SWITZERLAND - April 13, 2021 - Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced the availability of a new Acronis Cloud Data Center in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The new data center gives service provider partners access to a full range of cyber protection solutions upon which they can build new services, while delivering faster access, constant data availability, and data sovereignty to their clients.

The global network of Acronis Cloud Data Centers already includes locations in the U.S., U.K., Switzerland, France, Germany, Japan, Australia, Canada, Singapore, and more. With the new data center in Sao Paolo, Brazil, service providers have a location in-country where they can store business-critical data for their clients. They'll benefit from the combined service of data management from their local service providers and the full range of managed cloud solutions and cyber protection solutions available via the Acronis Cyber Cloud platform.

"Acronis is an important partner for Ingram Micro Brazil and this launch is yet another example of its commitment and firm positioning with data security and business continuity for Brazilian customers and companies," points out Flávio Moraes, VP & Brazil Chief Country Executive for Ingram Micro. "This new Data Center will help our partners and their customers with easy, efficient and secure delivery of Acronis cyber security solutions, driving new business and helping different markets in Brazil."

Among the solutions now available through the new data center is Acronis Cyber Protect, a unique integration of backup, disaster recovery, next-gen antimalware, cybersecurity, and endpoint management tools - all managed via a single pane of glass. Acronis Cyber Protect is VB100 certified and its unique capabilities and integrations recently earned Acronis Cyber Protect the 2020 New Product Innovation Award for Data Protection from Frost & Sullivan.

All of Acronis solutions are designed to address the Five Vectors of Cyber Protection, ensuring the safety, accessibility, privacy, authenticity, and security (SAPAS) of an organization's data, applications, and systems.

In the same way, Acronis Cloud Data Centers are designed to deliver the highest levels of data availability, security, and safety - with each facility featuring state-of-the-art equipment as well as the best operational and security controls.

"As the market is moving forward rapidly to cloud solutions, we are very confident in partner with Acronis, due to the completeness of the company's vision," said Silvio Eberardo, Business Strategy Director, Acorp do Brasil. "The new local Data Center in Brazil is definitely a game changer: we will be able to provide the most comprehensive cyber protection solution for our partners and customers, while providing efficiency, performance and reliability."

Acronis Vice President and General Manager, Americas, Pat Hurley, said, "It is important for Acronis to expand our footprint and increase availability of our innovative cyber protection solutions to service providers and their partners. "Now, Ingram Micro Brazil, Acorp do Brasil, and Acronis' Brazilian customers can enjoy peace of mind knowing that we're safeguarding their data and that we're on standby 24x7x365 to address any security issues."

Service providers interested in learning more about the advantages and opportunities that are created by offering the cyber protection solutions available through the Acronis Cyber Cloud platform are encouraged to visit https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/service-provider/platform/.

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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