Hybrid cloud data protection provider, Acronis, has announced a limited-time promotional offer, to provide free cloud storage to its Acronis Backup users of version 11.7 and the newly launched version 12.
From 22nd August until 30th September, 2016, customers that buy or renew Acronis Backup can get free Acronis Cloud Storage for 1 year or for subscriptions for up to 3 years. Using the promotional offer, SMBs can increase their data protection by implementing the 3-2-1 Rule of Backup, with no cost for Cloud storage for one year. This 3-2-1 rule states that businesses should keep 3 copies of their data stored at all times, backed up to 2 different destinations, disk and cloud are the most popular, with 1 copy stored off-site, usually in the cloud.
John Zanni, Chief Marketing Officer at Acronis said, "today's SMBs are struggling to keep up with the growing volume of data to backup, while making sure it's protected from constant threats like ransomware. We’re putting the call out to all SMBs to make sure they have complete protection in place no matter where their data resides, while ensuring they keep multiple backups available at all times."
The current promotional offer is valid for new purchases and renewals for the products list below only and includes:
- 1TB free storage per server/virtual host for Acronis Backup 12
- 250GB free storage per PC/Mac for Acronis Backup 12
- 2TB free storage per server/virtual host for Acronis Backup Advanced 11.7
- 500GB free storage per workstation for Acronis Backup Advanced 11.7
The free cloud subscription will match the Acronis Backup subscription duration. If users choose a perpetual license, the free cloud subscription will expire after 1 year. To sign up for the offer, click here.