Acronis, a global hybrid-cloud data protection and storage provider, has announced its Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation. This will include Acronis Notary™, blockchain-based data certification and verification capabilities; Acronis Active Protection™, active protection against ransomware attacks on user data; and Acronis ASign™, a consumer-friendly electronic document signing service. Acronis True Image aims to be a backup solution that introduces Active Protection technology to detect and prevent ransomware attacks in real-time, automatically recover all data from the backup, self-protect backups and the backup application.
Amongst news of rising attacks from ransomware and cyber-threats, secure protection is in high demand. In order to provide this, Acronis True Image using AES 256 encryption and stores it in multiple destinations, including external drives, NAS devices, network shares, and the secure Acronis Cloud.