Acronis Press Center http://www.acronis.com/pr/ Acronis Resource Center: Web-based Educational Center for Technical And Everyday Computer Users Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:21:55 +0000 media@acronis.com webmaster@acronis.com Acronis Acronis Press Center http://www.acronis.com/i/header/logo.gif http://www.acronis.com/pr/ 105 28 Acronis Celebrates 15-year Anniversary and Honors Partners with Awards Gala at Its Birthplace in Singapore http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/09/19-16-37.html <p><b>Singapore, 12 September 2018</b>&mdash; Acronis,&nbsp;a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/free-data-protection/">cyber protection</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/service-provider/platform/">hybrid cloud solutions</a>, celebrated its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>at a gala event in Singapore, the Asia Pacific technology hub where the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/">company was founded in 2003</a>. As part of the celebrations,&nbsp;Acronis presented its first-ever partner awards program, acknowledging those partners who have been critical to the company&rsquo;s success as the world&rsquo;s premier cyber protection company.</p> <p>Since its founding in Singapore, Acronis ... 2018-09-12 ACRONIS TRUE IMAGE 2019 INCLUDES CYBER PROTECTION THAT STOPPED MORE THAN $100 MILLION IN RANSOMWARE DAMAGES http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/08/21-13-28.html <p><b><i>Personal Backup Software with AI-based Ransomware Shield and Blockchain Authentication&nbsp;Technologies Establishes a New Standard in Cyber Protection for Home Users</i></b></p> <p><b>August 21, 2018.&nbsp;</b><b>Shaffhausen, Switzerland</b>&nbsp;&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud solutions, today released the&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year Anniversary</a>&nbsp;Edition&nbsp;of its award-winning personal backup software,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/computer-backup/">Acronis True Image 2019</a>. In making the announcement, Acronis revealed that its&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/ransomware-protection/">artificial intelligence-based anti-ransomware ... 2018-08-21 The Honorable Eugene R. Sullivan Join Acronis as Ethics and Judicial Advisor to the Board http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/08/14-14-40.html <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 14 August 2018</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage currently celebrating its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>, today announced that the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/company/#eugenersullivan">Honorable Eugene R. Sullivan</a>, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals, joined Acronis Board of Directors as an advisor for ethics and judicial matters.</p> <p>The board of directors sets the tone for how the company operates on a daily basis. Building on&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/promo/acronis-foundation/">Acronis&rsquo; foundation</a>&nbsp;of ethical behavior, Judge Sullivan will help the company to continue ... 2018-08-14 Acronis Announces Partnership with Microsoft, Expands Service Provider Opportunities with Microsoft Azure http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/08/07-14-12.html <p><i>New strategic partnership helps Acronis expand access to public cloud, providing customers with a greater choice for backup storage and disaster recovery.</i></p> <p>Acronis, a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/">hybrid cloud data protection</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/business/software-storage/">storage</a>&nbsp;currentlycelebrating its 15-year anniversary, today announced a new strategic partnership with Microsoft for deeper integration of Acronis&rsquo;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/">data protection products</a>&nbsp;with&nbsp;<a href="https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/cloud-services/">Microsoft&rsquo;s Azure cloud services</a>.</p> <p>Acronis provides&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/business/backup/">complete ... 2018-08-07 Acronis Expands European R&D Operations with Acquisition of T-Soft http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/07/31-20-54.html <p><b>Sofia, Bulgaria, 31 July 2018&nbsp;</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/free-data-protection/">cyber protection</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/service-provider/backup/">hybrid cloud storage</a>&nbsp;currently celebrating its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>, today announced that it has expanded its research and development operations in Europe through the strategic acquisition of software engineering company&nbsp;<a href="http://www.t-soft.biz/">T-Soft</a>. The Sofia-based subsidiary will change its name to Acronis Bulgaria.</p> <p>The acquisition is the result of a successful partnership between the two companies. T-Soft has ... 2018-08-01 Acronis Announces Technology Partnership with Arsenal Football Club http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/07/26-20-13.html <p><b>Singapore, 27 July 2018</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage that is currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, has formed a new technology partnership with&nbsp;<a href="https://www.arsenal.com/">Arsenal Football Club</a>. The partnership, which was announced at a media event during Arsenal&rsquo;s pre-season tour to Singapore, will see the Swiss-Singaporean company provide&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/personal/free-data-protection/">data protection</a>&nbsp;to the club&rsquo;s growing IT infrastructure.&nbsp;</p> <p>In top-flight sports, team and competitor analysis is more important than ever to gain an upper hand over the opposition.&nbsp;In this ever-advancing digital age, ... 2018-07-27 Acronis Hosts MEP Miriam Dalli – Leading Member of the European Parliament – to Discuss Cybercrime and how more girls can be encouraged to join the IT sector http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/07/25-21-58.html <p><b>Malta, 20 July 2018</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection, announced today that it hosted&nbsp;<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miriam_Dalli">Dr. Miriam Dalli</a>, a prominent Member of the European Parliament (MEP), at its office in Malta to discuss efforts to fight cybercrime and promote cyber protection in the EU and countries such as Malta.</p> <p>MEP Dr. Dalli has been very vocal in the European Parliament on issues relating to the protection of citizens in the cyber world. Acknowledging the extensive work that she has undertaken in the area of cyber protection, Acronis pledged to provide sufficient resources to assist her in developing policies for any of the forums in which she participates in the European Parliament.&nbsp;</p> ... 2018-07-19 Acronis Appoints Dan Havens as Chief Growth Officer http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/06/27-16-37.html <p><i>Dan Havens will cultivate existing relationships and accelerate adoption of Acronis cyber protection solutions across the enterprises in the Global 2000.</i></p> <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 27 June 2018</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in cyber protection currently celebrating its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>, announced it appointed Dan Havens as its Chief Growth Officer (CGO) to accelerate the adoption of Acronis&rsquo; cyber protection solutions across the enterprises in the Global 2000. Havens replaced Larent Dedenis, who will be leading a blockchain&nbsp;Platform-as-a-Servicetechnology startup&nbsp;<a href="https://chainstack.com/">Chainstack</a>, a&nbsp;yet another Acronis&rsquo; spinoff.</p> ... 2018-06-27 Charles Ryan Adds Strategic Growth Expertise as New Acronis Board Member http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/06/19-14-51.html <p><i>Leading technology entrepreneur brings expertise to increase transparency and accelerate Acronis&rsquo; global expansion.</i></p> <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, June 19th 2018&nbsp;</b>&ndash;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a>, a global leader in hybrid cloud cyber protection currently celebrating its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>, today announced that Charles Ryan, Chairman and CEO of United Financial Group (UFG) Asset Management and a senior advisor to Deutsche Bank AG, joined the Acronis board of directors following a unanimous vote at a recent shareholders&rsquo; meeting in Zurich.</p> <p>The American banker has a proven capacity to understand global political and economic context and develop businesses with ultimate transparency.</p> ... 2018-06-19 Acronis Enhances Support for ConnectWise Automate and ConnectWise Manage; Adds Acronis Files Cloud and Disaster Recovery Cloud Integrations http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/06/19-16-52.html <p><i>New features and functionality help Managed Service Providers win business and drive revenue&nbsp;</i></p> <p><b>Orlando, Florida and Schaffhausen, Switzerland, June 19, 2018 -&nbsp;</b>Acronis,&nbsp;<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acronis">a global leader in cyber protection</a>, today&nbsp;announced new Acronis Data Cloud integrations for&nbsp;<a href="http://cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.connectwise.com%2F&amp;esheet=51765827&amp;newsitemid=20180228005491&amp;lan=en-US&amp;anchor=ConnectWise%C2%AE&amp;index=2&amp;md5=a9664ca54bb24d40825475272b4c9256" target="_blank">ConnectWise&reg;</a>, a software company that connects technology teams to the solutions, services, and people that allow them to thrive.&nbsp;</p> <p>Acronis Data Cloud is ... 2018-06-19 Acronis Celebrates 15-year Anniversary, Offers Innovative Cyber Protection for All Data http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/06/11-13-03.html <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, June 11, 2018.</b>Acronis,&nbsp;<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acronis">a global leader in cyber protection</a>, is proud to celebrate its&nbsp;<a href="https://15.acronis.com/">15-year anniversary</a>&nbsp;at the corporate headquarters in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, announcing &lsquo;cyber protection&rsquo; and milestones in the automotive sports industry.&nbsp;</p> <p>The start of the official celebrations comes on the back of&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/05/09-18-43.html">strong growth in its cloud business</a>&nbsp;and continuous global expansion. In the last year alone, Acronis established a number of high profile partnerships with global technology vendors, including&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/03/05-18-02.html">Google</a>, ... 2018-06-11 Acronis Helps Businesses Achieve GDPR Compliance http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/05/23-17-24.html <p>&nbsp;<br /> <i>As the enforcement date arrives for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Europe&rsquo;s strict new set of consumer privacy protection rules, Acronis is helping its customers avoid GDPR&rsquo;s massive fines for non-compliance with secure, private storage and backup of personal data in EU-approved locations with built-in defenses against malware attacks.&nbsp;</i><i>Acronis data protection products and services, including Acronis Backup, Acronis Backup Advanced, Acronis Backup Cloud, Acronis Storage, and Acronis Disaster Recovery Service deliver several key building-block technologies that businesses need to improve their GDPR compliance posture to avoid potential fines of &euro;10M to &euro;20M.</i></p> <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 25 May 2018</b>. Acronis, ... 2018-05-25 Acronis’ Investment in Hybrid Cloud Architecture Pays Off, Delivering Strong Growth of Cloud Services Driven by Service Providers http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/05/09-18-43.html <ul> <li><i>Service providers select Acronis for its multi-tenant and multi-tier capability, safely delivering multiple services to customers via one solution</i></li> <li><i>Acronis Data Cloud platform allows service providers to provide easy, reliable and efficient backup, disaster recovery, and file sync and share solutions through native integration with leading Professional Services Automation (PSA) systems</i></li> </ul> <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 10 May 2018</b>&ndash; Acronis,a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/">hybrid cloud data protection</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/business/software-storage/">storage</a>&nbsp;currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, today reported strong growth of its&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/">cloud ... 2018-05-10 Acronis Highlights Acronis Backup Cloud at Annual Kaseya Connect 2018 User Conference http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/05/08-17-21.html <p><i>MSP expert Greg Howard to speak on security panel analyzing threats and trends impacting data protection and backup market</i></p> <p><b>Las Vegas, NV and Schaffhausen, Switzerland &ndash; May 8, 2018 &ndash;&nbsp;</b>Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, today announced its sponsorship of the premier IT management event,Kaseya Connect 2018.Held in&nbsp;Las Vegas, Nevada May 8-10 at the Mandalay Bay Resort &amp; Casino, Kaseya Connect is the annual user conference that brings together service providers and experts to discuss the vibrant, and growing, cloud market. During the event, Acronis will showcase its award-winning Acronis Backup Cloud and also join a panel of experts to discuss the current data protection ... 2018-05-08 ACRONIS ANNOUNCES FOUNDATION TO SUPPORT EDUCATION AND PROTECT KNOWLEDGE WORLDWIDE http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/05/07-11-52.html <p><i>To mark its 15<sup>th&nbsp;</sup>anniversary, Acronis turns its belief in the absolute value of knowledge into the Acronis Foundation, which will promote learning and opportunity around the world</i></p> <p>SCHAFFHAUSEN,&nbsp;Switzerland.&nbsp;Acronis, a global leader in&nbsp;<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/service-provider/">hybrid cloud data protection</a>&nbsp;and storage currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, today announced the Acronis Foundation (<a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/promo/acronis-foundation/">foundation.acronis.com</a>). Created in honor of Acronis&rsquo; 15-year anniversary and the company&rsquo;s founding principle that all evils are caused by insufficient knowledge, the Foundation is supporting multiple initiatives designed to stimulate ... 2018-05-07 Acronis Joins AMTSO, Reinforces its Position in Data Protection Space http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/04/17-17-06.html <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland &ndash; April 13, 2018</b> &ndash; Acronis, a global leader in <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-in/business/enterprise-solutions/">hybrid cloud data protection</a> and storage currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, today announced it joined the <a href="https://www.amtso.org/">Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization</a> (AMTSO), further strengthening its position in the data protection industry by ensuring its solutions are even more secure.</p> <p>As a part of the AMTSO, Acronis will adhere to evaluation standards for <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/business/enterprise-solutions/">data protection products</a> and take part in establishing protocols and procedures for future technologies. Acronis&rsquo; contributions will improve security ... 2018-04-17 Acronis To Help the Yellow Ribbon Fund Increase Inmates Employability with IT Literacy http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/04/09-04-24.html <p><i>Singaporean data protection company supports the Yellow Ribbon Fund with a long-term commitment of at least $1 million in cash and services within the next 10 years, providing education to people with prior convictions. </i></p> <p><b>SINGAPORE - Switzerland, April 6, 2018</b> &mdash; Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, is proud to announce the launch of a new initiative, a partnership with the Yellow Ribbon Fund aimed at helping ex-offenders and their families rebuild their lives. Called the YRF &ndash; Acronis IT Skills Programme, it will offer certified IT training to current inmates. The official announcement was made today at the Criminal Bar Charity Gala, organized by the Law Society of Singapore.</p> <p>Marking the company&rsquo;s 15-year anniversary, ... 2018-04-09 Acronis and Sahara Force India Announce Official Data Protection Technology Partnership http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/04/03-12-57.html <p><i>Acronis will provide complete data protection and AI-based ransomware defense for the team&rsquo;s hybrid IT infrastructure in the factory and at the track.</i></p> <p><b>LONDON - Switzerland, 03 April 2018</b> &ndash; Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, and Sahara Force India Formula 1 team today announced an official data protection technology partnership. Acronis will provide backup, disaster recovery, software-defined storage, file sync and share, and artificial intelligence-based <a href="https://www.acronis.com/fr-fr/articles/ransomware/">ransomware</a> protection to the team&rsquo;s factory, wind tunnel, and trackside IT infrastructure.</p> <p>As part of the agreement, the Mission Control Room at the team&rsquo;s factory in Silverstone, U.K. ... 2018-04-03 Acronis Warns about Worst Year for Data Loss Incidents and Cyberattacks, Urges Immediate Action to Prepare http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/03/29-10-38.html <p><i>Nearly two-thirds of people surveyed have not heard of ransomware and are not prepared for the new sophisticated attacks; yet damages are predicted to cost the world $11.5 billion in the next 12 months, which can only be mitigated through public education campaigns and innovative data protection solutions </i></p> <p><b>Schaffhausen, Switzerland &ndash; March 30, 2018 &ndash;</b> On the eve of World Backup Day, Acronis predicts that 2018 will be the worst year for cyberattacks and data loss incidents due to the increased sophistication of attacks, growing number of ransomware families, and low awareness of ransomware among users.</p> <p>According to a new data protection survey commissioned by Acronis, over 60 percent of respondents have never heard of ransomware, an expensive attack ... 2018-03-29 Acronis Launches New Streamlined Partner Program for Distributors and Resellers http://www.acronis.com/en-us/pr/2018/03/22-01-30.html <p><i>Program redesigned to provide extreme value for the channel through a radically simplified incentive scheme, designed to increase profitability for partners </i></p> <p><a href="http://www.acronis.com/">Acronis</a> &reg;, the global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage, today unveiled details of its new <a href="https://www.acronis.com/en-us/partners/resellers/">Partner Program</a>. Developed for resellers and distributors, the program is intended to increase profitability and drive deeper engagement with Acronis.</p> <p>The Acronis Partner Program was created to support resellers and distributors who drive the Acronis product portfolio through to customers. The new program rewards partners with increased deal registration rates to help partners protect their deals and ... 2018-03-21