April 26, 2022
Press release

Inter Miami CF Announce Acronis as Official Cybersecurity Partner Supported by iPower Technologies

MIAMI, Florida, April 26, 2022 - Today, Inter Miami and Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, announced an Official Cybersecurity Partnership which will be supported by iPower Technologies. Through this partnership, Inter Miami CF will have access to leading technology that will help keep data safe and CyberFit.

Sports teams around the world choose Acronis Cyber Protect, an innovative Machine Intelligence (MI) enhanced solution that integrates data protection with cybersecurity, prevents cyberattacks, and helps teams avoid downtime. Acronis combines automation and integration, ensuring the prevention, detection, response, recovery, and analysis needed to safeguard all workloads while streamlining protection efforts. Acronis cyber protection provides the safety, accessibility, privacy, authenticity, and security (SAPAS) services required to protect the modern sport.

"Our data is a valuable asset for our organization and safely storing information pertaining to our club is important to our business," said Inter Miami CF Chief Business Officer, Xavier Asensi. "As leaders in the space, we are excited to welcome Acronis to our family of partners."

"Inter Miami will be an exciting addition to our roster, which aligns them with other world class sports teams who entrust their cyber protection to Acronis," said Acronis Vice President and General Manager, Americas, Pat Hurley. "We're proud of our ability here at Acronis to provide organizations with the latest and greatest in technology to combat cyber threats, and this partnership with Inter Miami expands our reach and exposure."

iPower Technologies offers end-to-end network solutions that span from the desktop to the datacenter. Leveraging decades of experience across multiple industries, iPower has the proven record to enable digital transformation. Their unique understanding of the "always-on" business allows cutting-edge stability and efficiency, powered by an expert team that can help anytime, anywhere. iPower takes businesses to the next level with customized cloud solutions, keeping data safe, secure, and accessible.

"We are extremely excited to support and protect Inter Miami with Acronis," said Jarrett Pavao, President of iPower Technologies. We have been fortunate enough to work with the club since its inception and we are thrilled at how Inter Miami continues to innovate on both the field and in the datacenter. We are proud to be able to support their technical initiatives through the Acronis CyberFit partnership."

Through this partnership, Inter Miami will access innovative cyber protection solutions to safeguard data, applications, and systems to optimize data management and defend cyberattacks.

About Inter Miami
Club International de Fútbol Miami, known as Inter Miami CF, is an American professional sports team in Major League Soccer. The team made its debut in March 2020 and became only the seventh expansion team in MLS history to reach the MLS Cup Playoffs. Inter Miami plays and trains at its 34-acre centralized facility, which includes the 19,100-capacity DRV PNK Stadium, a 50,000-square-foot training center and seven fields in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In addition to the MLS team, the Club fields MLS NEXT Pro team Inter Miami CF II and has a youth Academy for ages U-12 to U-19 as part of the MLS NEXT program. Please visit www.intermiamicf.com for more information.

About iPower

iPower Technologies, founded in 2009, is a national computer networking integrator and managed service provider. They service and support computer and network systems for clients across all verticals: including legal, healthcare, financial, hospitality and professional sports. iPower draws on decades of technical experience specifically around cloud, networking, data center technologies for larger SMB and mid-market customers.

In 2020, TGI Office Automation acquired iPower Technologies. TGI has been in business since 1969 and has a national presence in the technology industry, specifically office equipment and document solutions. Like TGI, customer service is the top priority at iPower. Every Managed Services agreement is customized to the customer's specific application, workflow, software, and compliance requirements. Their focus is to provide organizations with a custom solution to their unique business problems.

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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