Scale Computing customers can now easily protect and quickly restore any workload running on HC3 at the cluster level without the need to install or use any “in guest” backup agent
INDIANAPOLIS – Scale Computing, a market leader in edge computing, virtualization and hyperconverged solutions, today announced it is offering Acronis Agentless Backup for Scale Computing HC3, allowing for full virtual machine backup and fast recovery for HC3 clusters. This innovation delivers easy, efficient, reliable and secure protection for all data and apps in on-premises and remote systems, in private and public clouds, and on mobile devices.
Scale Computing today also announced that it is now offering Acronis Cyber Backup 15 Advanced, adding a further dimension to the existing OEM partnership with the global leader in cyber protection. Designed for enterprises utilizing larger environments with more users and more complex infrastructure, it includes data protection against ransomware, crypto mining, and advanced backup features, such as group management, shared protection plans, off-host data processing, tape support, deduplication, and customizable reporting.
Acronis for Scale Computing HC3 allows Acronis backup technology to easily protect and restore any workload running on HC3 on a host-basis, without the need to install or use any “in guest” backup agent, both simplifying and accelerating this function. It communicates with HC3 natively and contains a protection agent that enables customers to administer cyber protection for all virtual machines in the cluster and enables full virtual machine backup and recovery for the entire HC3 cluster. The Acronis Agent for Scale Computing HC3 connects to the Acronis Management Server and can backup and restore data directly to Acronis backup storage locations including cloud based backup storage.
Scale Computing also offers Acronis Cloud Storage. The easy to use cloud subscription from Acronis gives Scale Computing HC3 customers a powerful, highly available, hybrid redundant backup storage solution delivering disaster recovery protection and cyberthreat mitigation. By offering Acronis Cloud Storage, Scale Computing provides customers with a safe, secure and easy place to back up data. By integrating the Scale Computing HC3 platform with Acronis Cyber Backup, users can benefit from a wide range of advanced backup and protection features, including granular object-level recovery, variable-length deduplication for backups, and active ransomware protection.
“We are seeing considerable demand from today’s businesses for data protection, backup and disaster recovery. Integrating the Scale Computing HC3 platform with Acronis helps customers meet these priorities in a simple and cost-effective way,” explained Jeff Ready, CEO and co-founder, Scale Computing. “Scale Computing customers can now quickly, easily and securely store their Acronis backups locally or in the cloud, with a scalable solution that is designed for agile businesses.”
Acronis Cyber Backup 15 Advanced, Acronis Agent for Scale Computing HC3, and Acronis Cloud from Scale Computing are available now, worldwide. For more information about Acronis Cloud Storage on Scale Computing HC3, visit: https://www.scalecomputing.com/acronis
About Scale Computing
Scale Computing is a leader in edge computing, virtualization, and hyperconverged solutions. Scale Computing HC3 software eliminates the need for traditional virtualization software, disaster recovery software, servers, and shared storage, replacing these with a fully integrated, highly available system for running applications. Using patented HyperCore™ technology, the HC3 self-healing platform automatically identifies, mitigates, and corrects infrastructure problems in real-time, enabling applications to achieve maximum uptime. When ease-of-use, high availability, and TCO matter, Scale Computing HC3 is the ideal infrastructure platform. Read what our customers have to say on Gartner Peer Insights, Spiceworks, TechValidate and TrustRadius.
Acronis unifies data protection and cybersecurity to deliver integrated, automated cyber protection that solves the safety, accessibility, privacy, authenticity, and security (SAPAS) challenges of the modern digital world. With flexible deployment models that fit the demands of service providers and IT professionals, Acronis provides superior cyber protection for data, applications, and systems with innovative next-generation antimalware, backup, disaster recovery, and endpoint protection management solutions. With award-winning AI-based antimalware and blockchain-based data authentication technologies, Acronis protects any environment – from cloud to hybrid to on-premises – at a low and predictable cost.
Founded in Singapore in 2003 and incorporated in Switzerland in 2008, Acronis now has more than 1,500 employees in 33 locations in 18 countries. Its solutions are trusted by more than 5.5 million home users and 500,000 companies, including 100% of the Fortune 1000, and top-tier.