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StarLink announces partnership with Acronis

To reinforce and deliver unmatched data protection to customers in the MENA region

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region today announced signing of distribution partnership with Acronis for Middle East, Egypt and Libya.

Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage enables enterprises with fast, complete and secure data protection through an integrated set of solutions, including backup, storage, disaster recovery, and file sync and share. With simplified backup and disaster recovery of critical data, IT productivity and data recovery times can be improved, while reducing management complexity and total cost of ownership. Acronis provides the most innovative and effective ways to store, protect and defend data from ransomware attacks.

This collaboration will facilitate Acronis to continue expanding their footprint in the region by leveraging on StarLink’s expertise, wide channel community network and well established customer base. It will also assist Acronis in further reinforcing its leading position of delivering unmatched data protection against cybercriminals in the region.

Nidal Othman, Managing Director at StarLink said, “With this alliance, we look forward to set the standards of data protection that meets today’s demands, enabling our customers to maintain business continuity, scalability and save on operational costs”. He added that “StarLink’s exceptional on-the-ground technical, sales and professional services expertise, in key markets across the META region rightly attributes towards the distribution of Acronis Backup products and solutions in the region”

“With StarLink's extensive channel breadth, Acronis aims to establish a strong foothold in the Middle East. StarLink can make this possible with its expertise and rich experience in enabling technology companies reach full market potential” commented Tareq Joudeh, Partner Manager Middle East at Acronis. He added that “Teaming up with StarLink moves us even closer to delivering on the promise of end-user experience management for organizations of all sizes. As we are investing back in this region, we look forward for this strategic partnership”.

 

About StarLink

StarLink is acclaimed as the fastest growing “True” Value-added Distributor” across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa regions with on-the-ground presence in 16 countries including UK and USA. With its innovate Security Framework, StarLink is recognized as a "Trusted Security Advisor” to over 2200 plus enterprise and government customers that use one or more of StarLink's best-of-breed and market-leading technologies, sold through its Channel network of over 1100 Partners. The StarLink Solution Lifecycle helps Channel Partners differentiate offerings, and assists customers to identify key risks and define priorities for addressing IT Security gaps relating to compliance and next-generation threat protection.

 

About Acronis

Acronis sets the standard for hybrid cloud IT data protection through its backup, active protection against ransomware, disaster recovery, and secure file sync and share solutions. Powered by the Acronis AnyData Engine and set apart by its image technology, Acronis delivers easy, fast, complete and affordable data protection of all files, applications and operating systems across any environment-virtual, physical, cloud, mobile and applications. Founded in 2003 in Singapore, with global headquarters in Switzerland, Acronis protects the data of more than 5 million consumers and 500,000 businesses in over 150 countries and 20 languages. With more than 100 patents, Acronis products are consistently named best product of the year and cover a range of features, including migration, cloning, and replication. Today, Acronis solutions are available worldwide through a global network of service providers, distributors, and cloud resellers. Learn more at acronis.com.