SOURCE: Acronis, Inc.

Acronis, Inc.

March 10, 2011 09:30 ET

Acronis Signs Americas Distribution Agreement With Ingram Micro

Acronis Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions Now Available Through World's Largest IT Distributor

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - March 10, 2011) - Acronis, a leading provider of easy-to-use backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, today announced it has entered into a new distribution relationship with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor and supply-chain services provider. 

Ingram Micro will now sell, market and support Acronis' product suite of data backup and recovery solutions to resellers and managed service providers (MSPs) throughout the Americas. Under the new alliance, Ingram Micro channel partners will have access to a wider range of data protection and business continuity programs based on the Acronis product suite.

"Demand for, and adoption of, data backup and recovery solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments is growing within small and midsize organizations, as well as enterprises," said Diane Lees, senior category manager for virtualization and enterprise software, Ingram Micro U.S. "Acronis' backup, recovery and virtualization solutions offer the features and capabilities these organizations are looking for when it comes to data protection, virtualization and disaster recovery. We are delighted to add Acronis to our Advanced Computing Division's portfolio of industry-leading solutions and services."

"We are pleased to work with the world's largest technology distributor to grow our footprint and develop a new sales channel for our market-leading solutions," said Izzy Azeri, senior vice president & general manager, Americas, at Acronis.. "We look forward to working with the Ingram Micro team and leveraging their advanced marketing programs and extensive VAR channel to provide our family of data protection and disaster recovery solutions throughout the Americas."

About Acronis
Acronis is a leading provider of easy-to-use backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. Its patented disk imaging technology enables corporations, SMBs and consumers to protect their digital assets. With Acronis' disaster recovery, deployment and migration software, users protect their digital information, maintain business continuity and reduce downtime. Acronis software is sold in more than 90 countries and available in 14 languages. For additional information, please visit www.acronis.com. Follow Acronis on Twitter: http://twitter.com/acronis.

About Ingram Micro Inc.
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics, technical and financial support, managed and cloud-based services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving more than 150 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.

Acronis®, Compute with Confidence®, and the Acronis logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Acronis Inc. in the United States and other countries.

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