BURLINGTON, Mass., Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud IT data protection and storage, today announced new Acronis Data Cloud integration with Autotask Professional Services Automation (PSA) software. The integration allows service providers to operate their own uniquely packaged data protection services directly from the Autotask console.
Connecting to Autotask from the Acronis Data Cloud management console, service providers can automate the following:
- Creation of tickets in Autotask based on the Acronis Data Cloud service alerts
- Provisioning and billing for data protection services
- Setting quotas for customers in Acronis Data Cloud based on Autotask service plans
"Our philosophy is to make it easy for customers to buy the award winning Acronis Data Protection services. We've built the most innovative cloud-based hybrid data protection platform specifically for service provides and now we're making it easy for them to buy and use it. In just a few clicks, service providers can integrate our services into Autotask and start selling today, without any upfront investment," said John Zanni, President of Acronis.
Currently, Autotask integration supports Acronis Backup Cloud — the world's most complete Backup-as-a-Service solution supporting more than 20 types of virtual, physical, and cloud environments. Acronis Disaster Recovery Cloud, Acronis Files Cloud, and other Acronis Data Cloud services will be added in the coming months. The recent announcement of Autotask's merger does not change Acronis' commitment to supporting Autotask users. Acronis and Autotask will continue to be the winning formula for service providers wanting to provide the most innovative, easy, and complete data protection services to their customers.
"Data is one of the most valuable business assets and the need to protect it from accidental and malicious threats with an easy and reliable cloud backup solution is critical," said Len DiCostanzo, SVP, Channel Development, Autotask. "Acronis Data Cloud integration will help Autotask users to offer the much needed data protection service, allowing service providers to extend their managed services bundles profitably."
Acronis offers 30-day full-featured trial Acronis Data Cloud accounts that can be easily converted into production and integrated with Autotask and other PSA software. For more information, visit https://www.acronis.com/en-us/cloud/service-provider/platform/
About Autotask Corporation
Autotask Corporation helps IT organizations worldwide work smarter with a complete, cloud-based IT business management platform that enables efficiency, accountability and access to the metrics that drive intelligent business decisions. With built-in best practices and workflow automation, Autotask speeds time to revenue while continually improving service delivery. Autotask is available in seven languages and used in over 90 countries. Headquartered in New York, Autotask has offices in Beijing, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, Munich and Sydney. Visit autotask.com for more information.
Acronis sets the standard for hybrid cloud IT data protection through its backup, ransomware Active Protection, 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.