By Patrick Avenell

Ingram Micro has today joined Datastor and Mindscape as an Australian and New Zealand distributor of Acronis disaster recovery and data protection products.

Here is Ingram Micro senior director and GM, enterprise technology group, David Lenz.

“Demand for, and adoption of, disaster recovery and data protection solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments is growing within small to medium organisations, as well as enterprises.

“Acronis’ backup, recovery and virtualisation solutions offer the features and capabilities these organisations are looking for. We are delighted to add Acronis to our portfolio of industry-leading solutions and services.”

Click here to sign up for our FREE daily newsletter

And here is Acronis GM, Pacific, Karl Sice.

“We are pleased to work with the world’s largest technology distributor to grow our footprint and develop a new sales channel for our market-leading solutions.

“We look forward to working with the Ingram Micro team and leveraging their advanced marketing programs and extensive VAR channel to provide our family of disaster recovery and data protection solutions throughout Australia and New Zealand.”

An Acronis spokesperson said that Ingram Micro will handle corporate products while Mindscape will continue to distribute and market Acronis’ consumer products.