Etisalat hosts Acronis partner world’s first electric flying racing car Airspeeder at GITEX Global

Etisalat hosts Acronis partner world’s first electric flying racing car Airspeeder at GITEX Global

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES,  (AETOSWire) — Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, is present at GITEX Global again this year (Hall 1 – Booth 4) and did not come alone. Indeed, Acronis #CyberFit Sports partner, Airspeeder, is also attending. Airspeeder, the first electric flying racing car series is present for the first time in the UAE with its prototype, hosted by Etisalat in Zabeel Hall 1. Etisalat, one of the world’s leading telecom groups in emerging markets, meets the best-in-class innovative technology from sport. Etisalat enables the impossible, proving it once…

Acronis introduces Advanced File Sync and Share, enabling MSPs to strengthen their work collaboration services

Acronis introduces Advanced File Sync and Share,  enabling MSPs to strengthen their work collaboration services

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES,  (AETOSWire) – Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, today announced a new advanced protection pack for its service provider solution, Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud. The new Advanced File Sync and Share pack builds on the essential file-sharing capabilities included in Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud, layering additional data security capabilities such as blockchain-based data notarization and electronic signatures so service providers can strengthen their workplace collaboration services. Demand for secure file sync and share services has skyrocketed during the past 18 months as 88% of organizations worldwide required…

Acronis appoints Patrick Pulvermueller as Chief Executive Officer

Acronis appoints Patrick Pulvermueller as Chief Executive Officer

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES,  (AETOSWire) – Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, today appointed cloud software and hosting industry veteran Patrick Pulvermueller as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2021. Pulvermueller succeeds Serguei Beloussov, who founded the company in 2003 and has served as CEO since 2013. Pulvermueller joins Acronis from GoDaddy, where he most recently served as President of the Partner Business. In that role, he led the company’s strategic expansion of its Hosting, Productivity, and Security services through resellers and agency partners. Combining that experience with his product development…

Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, receives more than $250M investment at a $2.5B valuation

Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, receives more than 0M investment at a .5B valuation

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, is pleased to announce that it has received more than $250 million funding round from CVC Capital Partners VII and other investors. Acronis will use the funds to further accelerate growth by expanding its unique portfolio of natively integrated cyber protection products. A significant portion of the investment will also be used to further enhance Acronis’ go-to-market initiatives by expanding its broad partner network – most notably managed service providers (MSPs) – to help them better serve the cyber…

Annual Cyber Protection Week survey reveals post-pandemic paradox: more solutions do not bring better protection

Annual Cyber Protection Week survey reveals post-pandemic paradox: more solutions do not bring better protection

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES,  (AETOSWire) – Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today released the findings of its second annual Cyber Protection Week survey, which uncovered a dangerous disconnect between the need for organizations to keep their data protected and the ineffective investments they’ve made trying to reach that goal. While 2020 saw companies purchase new systems to enable and secure remote workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, those investments are not paying off. The global survey discovered that 80% of companies now run as many as 10 solutions simultaneously for…

Acronis unveils five-year expansion plan in the Middle East

Acronis unveils five-year expansion plan in the Middle East

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-[ AETOS Wire ] : Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced a five-year expansion plan in the Middle East, which represents a significant financial investment and major commitment to support the cybersecurity, data protection, and endpoint management requirements of organizations across the Middle East. Announced at GITEX 2020, the company’s expansion into the region is part of an accelerated growth plan launched in 2019 that has already resulted in three strategic acquisitions, including Israel-based CyberLynx. Several other acquisitions are already under consideration as Acronis looks…

Cyber Crime Costing Industry up to $8-trillion Annually revealed at Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020

Cyber Crime Costing Industry up to -trillion Annually revealed at Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  Cyber crime is costing businesses worldwide between $4-8 trillion annually and has the potential to grow twenty-fold over the next few years according to Acronis CEO and founder Serguei “SB” Beloussov speaking at the Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020. The Summit attracted more than 9,500 professionals from around the world to discuss the latest strategies and technological advances in the field of cyber protection. Offered as a free virtual event from October 19-21, this year’s Summit featured more than 150 thought leaders, cybersecurity experts, channel professionals,…

Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud: a “Vaccine” Option for Cyber Threats

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – Acronis, announced today the global launch of Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud, the first and unique cyber protection solution that integrates backup, disaster recovery, next-generation anti-malware, anti-virus, cybersecurity and management tools all in one single console. It delivers AI-powered integration of data protection and cybersecurity, and empowers users to address modern cyber threats. This the result of an effort from Acronis R&D centers (Schaffhausen, Sofia and Singapore): 500 developers and analysts. Backup is Dead And we Cannot Survive Without Computers Anymore “Traditional backup is dead…

Acronis #CyberFit Summit brings much-needed Cyber Protection to the U.A.E.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – In a bid to drive cyber protection innovation, discuss modern-day data management challenges and map out strategies to combat the increasing threat of cyber-attacks, global cyber protection experts, Acronis, hosted service providers and corporations from the region to a stakeholders’ summit in Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island to discuss. The inaugural event, dubbed CyberFit Summit, will largely compliment UAE government’s efforts to boost cybersecurity investments across the Emirates through its recently launched National Cybersecurity Strategy (NCS). With the UAE’s strategic position as a business…

Sports Teams in the Region at Risk Says Global Cyber Protection Leader, Acronis

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, urges companies in the Gulf Cooperation Council region to prioritize data safety and security, through investing in cyber protection solution, in the wake of heightened cyber security threats. Numerous reports continue to paint a grim picture of how hackers are increasingly targeting some ill-prepared companies in the Middle East. The global cyber protection leader is focusing on the region’s sports industry, among others, which it says faces imminent cyber threats that can ultimately paralyze teams and adversely affect their…