SOURCE: Acronis, Inc.

October 16, 2007 13:50 ET

Acronis Agreement With Red River Puts Acronis True Image on GSA Schedule

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - October 16, 2007) - Acronis, Inc. (http://www.acronis.com), a provider of affordable, scalable storage management and disaster recovery software, announced that the Acronis True Image family of disaster recovery and virtualization migration products will be available on the US Government's General Services Administration's (GSA) Government Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) list. The listing is a result of Acronis' partnership with Red River Computer Company, a worldwide provider of information technology solutions to the United States Federal government, as well as its prime and sub-contractors.

A Government Wide Acquisition Contract is a task-order or delivery-order contract for information technology established by one agency for government-wide use, according to a US government web site.

"Red River is excited to take our relationship with Acronis to the next level by offering their market-leading products on our GSA Schedule," said Kurt Gantrish, senior manager for Strategic Software Products at Red River. "Red River continues to build a technology practice area around Acronis' disk management, security and back-up solutions that will only be strengthened by the addition of the GSA GWAC vehicle."

"Our partnership with Red River is very important as we expand our outreach to the government sector," said Eric Dougherty, director of Channel Sales for Acronis. "The ability to securely backup and quickly recover data from a mishap with a cost-effective solution is critical to agencies that deal with and serve the tax-paying public."

About Red River Computer Company

Red River Computer Company is a worldwide provider of information technology solutions to the United States Federal government, its prime and sub-contractors and the New England enterprise market. Since its inception in 1995, Red River has formed strategic alliances with the leading providers of enterprise network hardware, servers, storage and software. These partnerships enable Red River to offer the latest technology and the most comprehensive solutions to its valued customers. Red River has earned a vendor of choice status among Federal customers, winning awards for its value pricing and unsurpassed service. The company's strong, mutually beneficial relationships with its customers and partners have generated more than 80% of sales from repeat business. Headquartered in Lebanon, New Hampshire, Red River has regional offices in California and Virginia. For more information please call 1-800-769-3060 or visit http://www.redriver.com

About Acronis

Acronis is a global provider of affordable, scalable storage management and disaster recovery software that helps enterprises and SMBs safeguard their information and assures the availability, security, integrity and recoverability of their infrastructure. Acronis' patented disk imaging and disk management technology have won broad industry acclaim for data protection, backup and recovery, system deployment, and migration for both physical and virtual servers. A global company, Acronis has offices in the United States, Europe and Asia and sells its products both direct and through enterprise resellers. For additional information, please visit www.acronis.com or contact Senior Director of Strategic Marketing Stephen Lawton at media@acronis.com.

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