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Starter Guide

With Acronis Backup Cloud subscriptions, Ingram Micro Resellers can provide backup and disaster recovery services to their Customers. Using Acronis Cloud, workstations, VMs, servers, O365, etc. can be backed up to local storage or to Acronis’ secure data centers.

There are 4 subscription options for Acronis backup and recovery services: Pay-as-You-Go (PAYG); Capped Storage; Office 365 and Volume Pricing all listed under the ‘BACKUP AND DISASTER RECOVERY’ option on the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace.

 

Purchasing an Acronis Subscription – Things to Keep in Mind

This part of the Starter Guide broadly describes the purchase process while highlighting important points about the Acronis subscriptions.

1) Log in to your account on the Cloud Marketplace (to locate your regional Marketplace refer to ‘L2 Channel Support - Directory’)

2) Select CLOUD SERVICES > BACKUP AND DISASTER RECOVERY > <Acronis package>

·         Volume Pricing is only for Resellers

·         Reseller Branding and White Labeling standalone is available under ‘Acronis Backup Cloud - Volume Pricing’ subscription

·         Resellers who want ‘Reseller Branding and White Labeling’ can access it by one of three ways:

1.       Resellers can attach ‘Reseller Branding and White Labeling’ standalone to existing Acronis PAYG, Capped Storage and O365 subscriptions;

2.       Purchase Volume Pricing service plans (Tier 1, Tier 2, etc.) which come bundled with Reseller Branding and White Labeling

3.       Resellers who do not own an Acronis Backup Cloud subscription but want ‘Reseller Branding and White Labeling’ can first purchase Acronis PAYG, Capped Storage or O365 subscriptions and then upgrade to ‘Reseller Branding and White Labeling’ (refer to ‘How to: Upgrade Your Acronis Subscription‘ to upgrade from within in the RCP) OR return to the CMP to purchase the standalone subscription

3) Configure your Acronis subscription selection (if required)

·         Microsoft Office 365 with Acronis Backup Cloud Bundle service plan has configurable resources,  use the + and buttons to increase or decrease users, units or storage size

·         Number of user-related add-ons cannot exceed the number of seats

·         Currently, the PSTN add-on is available only in US and Canada

·         The Microsoft Office 365 with Acronis Cloud Bundle includes 1GB free storage space per mailbox

4) Review your ‘Shopping Cart’