50 Leading Companies of the Year 2018

Pioneers in Cyber Protection: Acronis


Acronis was born to set the standard for cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage through its innovative backup, anti-ransomware, disaster recovery, storage, and enterprise file sync and share solutions. Enhanced by its award-winning AI-based active protection technology, blockchain-based authentication and unique hybrid-cloud architecture, Acronis protects all data in any environment– including physical, virtual, cloud, mobile workloads, and applications all at a low and predictable cost.

Founded in Singapore in 2003 and incorporated in Switzerland in 2008, Acronis now has more than 1,000 employees in 18 countries. Its solutions are trusted by more than 5 million consumers and 500,000 businesses, including 79 of the top 100 most valuable brands. Acronis’ products are available through 50,000 partners and service providers in over 150 countries in more than 20 languages.

Why go for Acronis?

Acronis is leading backup software, disaster recovery, and secure data access provider to consumers, small-medium businesses, and enterprises. Acronis solutions include physical, virtual, and cloud server backup software, storage management, secure file sharing, and system deployment. Powered by the Acronis AnyData Engine, Acronis products provide easy, complete, and safe solutions for data in local, remote, cloud, and mobile devices. When it comes to delivering the new generation of cyber protection solutions, Acronis is the undisputed leader.

Acronis has been a recipient of many awards and achievements including the Network World Asia (NWA) Information Management Awards, Best Data Backup Solutions,IT Innovation Awards: Best of 2018 etc. Over 5,000,000 individual customers and over 500,000 business customers in a broad range of industries have chosen Acronis to protect their business continuity. Through the company’s award-winning customer support centers, it offers 24/7 assistance to its customers worldwide.

Acronis’ strong partner ecosystem reaches customers in more than 145 countries worldwide. The success of the company speaks volumes of the reason for choosing the company.

Leading Backup Solution Providers

Acronis Backup for Microsoft Exchange: Acronis Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for protecting clients’ Microsoft Exchange clusters, servers, databases, mailboxes,and emails. With enhanced backup validation and blockchain-based authentication of their backups with Acronis Notary, Acronis Backup is the most reliable backup solution for their Exchange on the market today.

The salient feature of Acronis Backup:

  • Complete Business Protection: It protects an entire Exchange infrastructure with a cluster-aware disk-imaging backup of all member servers and individual Exchange databases/ information stores
  • World’s Fastest Recovery: It reduces RTOs with the quickbare-metal recovery of an entire Exchange server and granular recovery of individual databases, mailboxes, and items, including search and preview of emails in the management console with no external tools required
  • Flexible Storage Options: IT protects the email data with backups secured by strong in-flight and at-rest encryption and stored in up to five locations, including local disks, NAS, SAN, tape, as well as proven and safe Acronis Cloud Storage

Acronis Backup for SQL Server: Acronis Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for protecting the clients’ Microsoft SQL Server clusters, servers, and databases.

Acronis Backup for Microsoft SharePoint: Acronis Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for protecting the clients’ Microsoft SharePoint farms, servers, databases, and items. 

Acronis Backup for Microsoft Directory: Acronis Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for protecting the Active Directory database and domain controllers. 

Innovative Cyber Protections

Personal Backup Software by Acronis is one of the best backup software. Easy-to-use software makes it the best among the rest. It has implemented innovative anti-ransomware technologies. It provides a modern protection against modern threats. Using their best cyber protection tech, one can get the only backup solution with an artificial intelligence-based defense against ransomware, which actively detects, stops, and automatically reverses the effects of unauthorized encryption. It provides the following solutions:

Office 365 Backup:With all the info in the Office 365 account, backups are critical. Backing up directly to the Acronis Cloud is the easy way to safeguard emails and attachments, as well as the OneDrive files and folders.

Cryptomining Blocker:Online crooks are now making money from personal PCs by hijacking system resources to mine for cryptocurrencies. Acronis Active Protection now detects and halts cryptomining malware, preserving the system performance.

Meet the Leader

Sb Sage Bell, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer: SB is the co-founder of Acronis, its Chairman of the Board since 2003, and its CEO since 2013.

Until 2011, he held the position of CEO at Parallels, a global leader in virtualization and automation software, where he still provides leadership as Executive Chairman. He is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of Acumatica and a Senior Partner at Runa Capital, the global technology-focused venture capital firm he co-founded with university colleagues in 2010.

SB sits on the Governing Board of the Centre for Quantum Technologies in Singapore.He holds a B.S. in Physics, an M.S. (Hons) in Physics and Electrical Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from MIPT.

“When it comes to industry leadership, few can match the global presence and impact of Acronis.”