Cyber protection pioneer ranks among other leaders evaluated by market performance and endpoint security offering
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, August 9, 2022 - Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, announced today it has been recognized as a High Performer in the Canalys Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index for Q1 2022. The company, praised for being a cyber protection pioneer, realized an 18.8 percent growth in revenue compared to the first quarter of 2021.
Canalys, a leading global technology market analyst firm, releases the quarterly Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index research to highlight market share and trends within the endpoint protection industry. Specifically, it "assesses vendor performance, in terms of customer adoption, within the endpoint security market during the last 12 months (July 2021 to June 2022)."
In the 2022 report, Canalys praises Acronis' endpoint security solution that is integrated with data backup and recovery services. Acronis was officially classified as an endpoint protection platform (EPP) provider for the first time when it was added to Canalys' Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index in April 2021. Since then, Acronis expanded its endpoint security solutions, announcing several integrations with leading service provider platforms, and launching enhanced capabilities of the company's flagship, all-in-one cyber protection platform for service providers, Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud.
"We are pleased that Canalys recognizes Acronis as a leading endpoint protection platform provider," said Oleg Melnikov, Chief Technology Officer at Acronis. "As security risks increase, businesses need more than simple, traditional backup solutions. This recognition from Canalys showcases the need for companies to adopt holistic cyber protection solutions like Acronis' to protect their IT infrastructure in the face of modern cybersecurity threats."
"Acronis' position as a high performer in our Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index is a testament to the company's stellar market performance and outstanding offerings," said Alex Smith, Canalys Vice President. "Given its unique approach to cyber protection and commitment to its channel partners, Acronis is well positioned to maintain its position as an endpoint protection leader for service providers and resellers well into the future."
Acronis cyber protection solutions are trusted by over 20,000 service providers, 750,000 businesses, and service over 150 countries. In the last year, Acronis Cyber Protect has prevented over 1 million attacks and protected over 2.66 million workloads, enabling service providers and corporate IT to avoid costly downtime and deliver business continuity for their companies.
Acronis unifies data protection and cybersecurity to deliver integrated, automated cyber protection that solves the safety, accessibility, privacy, authenticity, and security (SAPAS) challenges of the modern digital world. With flexible deployment models that fit the demands of service providers and IT professionals, Acronis provides superior cyber protection for data, applications, and systems with innovative next-generation antivirus, backup, disaster recovery, and endpoint protection management solutions powered by AI. With advanced anti-malware powered by cutting-edge machine intelligence and blockchain based data authentication technologies, Acronis protects any environment - from cloud to hybrid to on premises - at a low and predictable cost.
Acronis is a Swiss company, founded in Singapore. Celebrating two decades of innovation, Acronis has more than 1,800+ employees in 45 locations. Acronis Cyber Protect solution is available in 26 languages in over 150 countries and is used by 20,000 service providers to protect over 750,000 businesses.