Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Advanced Workstation provides disk-based backup and disaster recovery for business desktops and laptops with centralized management capability. Users can restore on their own from Acronis Secure Zone while on the road; and integrated data protection help to protect the intellectual property that resides on individual workstations. Minimize downtime and improve productivity Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 takes a 'snapshot' of the disk using Acronis' patented disk imaging technologies, minimizing impact on end users and eliminating the need to take workstations or laptop offline for a backup. Recover quickly Once required, the image containing operating system, applications and data, can be fully recovered in minutes, instead of hours or days. Or recover just individual file or folder accidently deleted or lost. Users self-service Intuitive user interface and workflow allows users to restore files, folders and even their entire systems without administrator assistance or extensive training. Mobile users can recover their machines from USB HDD or Acronis Secure Zone by pressing F11 and booting into Acronis Startup Recovery Manager. Backup even while on the road Back up a laptop to a variety of storage devices and locations, including the Acronis Secure Zone, a special protected partition on a hard drive. Additionally protect from thieft or hardware failure by storing backups from everywhere to Acronis Online Storage. Recover or migrate to dissimilar hardware Sometimes it may be hard or impossible to keep or buy identical hardware to restore image to in a case of thief or hardware failure. With optional Acronis Universal Restore you can quickly recover or migrate entire system, complete with all applications, data and settings, to dissimilar hardware and be ready to continue operations in minutes.