June 17, 2024
Press release

Acronis Announces #TeamUp Partnership with the Cincinnati Reds and 4BIS Cybersecurity

4BIS steps up Cincinnati Reds cybersecurity game through a partnership with Acronis to provide elite  cybersecurity services and software

Acronis Announces #TeamUp Partnership with the Cincinnati Reds and 4BIS Cybersecurity

Cincinnati, OH - June 17, 2024 -Acronis, a global leader in cybersecurity and data protection, and 4BIS Cybersecurity, are thrilled to announce the latest Acronis #TeamUp partnership with the Cincinnati Reds. 4BIS Cybersecurity, an expert leading provider of Outsourced IT Services, will deliver Acronis’ comprehensive suite of cyber protection solutions to strengthen the Reds security posture by safeguarding the team’s data and systems. 

As the Managed Service Provider (MSP), 4BIS Cybersecurity will use Acronis’ technology and expertise in cyber protection to implement robust security tools and assist with adding qualified IT technicians for the Reds. Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud includes tools for backup and recovery, Advanced Management, Advanced Security, Microsoft 365 protection, as well as Acronis hosted cloud storage for secure, scalable, and immutable backups.  

“We are proud to announce this partnership with Acronis to bolster the cybersecurity needs within our organization,” said Brian Keys, Senior Vice President of Technology at the Cincinnati Reds. “By leveraging Acronis’ industry-leading data backup protection solutions, we are able to add a multilayer approach to our security needs to safeguard the data of our team, stakeholders, and fans.” 

This collaboration highlights Acronis’ commitment to equipping sports teams across the globe with enterprise-level cyber protection. By safeguarding systems from modern cyberthreats, Acronis solutions with the help of 4BIS Cybersecurity will allow the professional sports club to focus on their performance rather than security vulnerabilities.  

“Together with 4BIS Cybersecurity, we feel immense pride that the Cincinnati Reds organization is entrusting us with one of their most important assets - their data and security,” said Pat Hurley, RVP Americas at Acronis. “This announcement marks a significant achievement in strategic alignment with our mission to reshape the way professional sports views cybersecurity, and we look forward to working closely with 4BIS and the Reds to keep their data safe this baseball season and beyond.”  

This partnership solidifies 4BIS Cybersecurity's long-standing reputation as a leader in providing clients with sound cybersecurity. The partnership enables 4BIS Cybersecurity to demonstrate its capabilities to provide integrated cybersecurity and data protection. Together, Acronis, 4BIS Cybersecurity, and the Reds, will uphold comprehensive security while embracing innovation without compromising today’s ever-evolving cyber protection standards. 

“As the proud MSP of the Cincinnati Reds, we are excited to partner with Acronis to offer unparalleled data and security protection for the team and their customers,” said James Forbis, CEO at 4BIS Cybersecurity. “With a shared commitment and responsibility to safeguarding sensitive information, we feel confident that the Reds’ cybersecurity posture meets the highest of standings to support operational efficiency and business continuity.” 

Service providers are invited to join the Acronis #TeamUp Program to deliver Acronis Cyber Protection solutions to world-class and global professional sports teams. To learn more about Acronis’ #TeamUp Program, please visit acronis.com/en-us/lp/msp-sports

About 4BIS Cybersecurity and IT Services 

4BIS Cybersecurity has been serving the Greater Cincinnati area, including Southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky since 1996. Services include cybersecurity, business risk management, outsourced IT services, cloud management and security, IT network security services, and technical support.

The 4BIS Cybersecurity team recognizes that being an effective IT company is about supporting end-users with efficient and powerful cybersecurity tools that enhance business processes. The fact is that IT, when managed correctly, focuses on one thing: the business. https://www.4bis.com/ 

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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