Announcing the Acronis Academy eLearning Platform and the Acronis Partner App

WOBURN, MA – October 16, 2014 — / — Acronis, the global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the availability of the new  Acronis Academy eLearning Platform and the Acronis Partner application for improved access to assets that help partners build sales and technical expertise in Acronis products. This announcement was made at the Acronis Partner Advisory Council (PAC), taking place from October 14-16 at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel.

The Acronis Academy eLearning Platform is an online learning management system that provides sales professionals with convenient, valuable insights in how to position, sell and deploy Acronis solutions in an increasingly challenging marketplace. The Acronis Sales Professional (ASP) training is the first course offered in the eLearning format, and additional product-specific training modules will be introduced over the next few months.

Partners can expect the following benefits from this new platform:

  • Flexible Learning – Partners can become experts in new generation data protection technologies offered by Acronis whenever it’s convenient for them – even if they only have 15 minutes to spare and are traveling. The platform’s smart system allows training participants to come and go without losing their progress, enabling them to complete training at their own pace.
  • Engaging Lessons – The interactive program is designed to fully equip Acronis Partners with everything they need to know to pass sales and technical exams to enhance their careers.
  • Global Availability – Partners all over the world can take advantage of the Acronis Academy eLearning Platform. Currently the training is offered in English, with more languages coming soon.

“The Acronis Academy eLearning Platform is transforming the way training and education materials are delivered,” said Andrey Zevakhin, Senior Director of Training, Acronis. “The availability of tailored sales and technical training anytime and anywhere will make it easier for Acronis partners to become a trusted advisor and preferred solution provider to their customers.”

Acronis Partner is a free application that provides access to the latest Acronis news, product collateral, competitive information, and training available on the Acronis Partner Portal. This application is currently available to partners in North America as native iOS and Android applications and can be downloaded directly from application stores on a smartphone, or by visiting:

For more information about Acronis partner education, you can visit the Acronis Partner Portal here:

About Acronis
Acronis is a global provider of leading backup, disaster recovery, and secure file sharing and file access solutions. Founded in 2002 Acronis has established itself as a fast-growing international company with more than 700 employees in 18 countries and partners in almost every country in the world. Acronis provides complete, efficient and reliable backup solutions for desktop, server, virtual and cloud environments as well as leading file sharing and sync solutions for mobile devices.

Acronis knows backup. The proof is in the more than 50 advanced backup and recovery technologies developed to date. Over 4.5 million consumers, small and medium businesses and service providers employ Acronis products to protect their critical data.

The company’s flagship product Acronis Backup & Recovery delivers sophisticated technology solutions packaged in an easy-to-use way that allows smaller companies to address their new enterprise-level requirements. Enterprises also use Acronis solutions to address their point disaster recovery, migration and end-point backup needs.

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Press Contacts:
Benedicte Clementz
Acronis International GmbH
+1 (781) 782-9103

Source: Acronis, Inc.