Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 components

This section contains a full list of Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 components with a brief description of their functionality.

Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 includes the following main types of components.

  Components for a managed machine (agents)  

These are applications that perform data backup, recovery and other operations on the machines managed with Acronis Backup & Recovery 10. Agents require a license to perform operations on each managed machine. Agents have multiple features, or add-ons, that enable additional functionality and so might require additional licenses.

  Components for centralized management  

These components, delivered with the advanced editions, provide the centralized management capability. Usage of these components is not licensed.


The console provides Graphical User Interface and remote connection to the agents and other Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 components. Usage of the console is not licensed.

  Bootable media builder  

With bootable media builder, you can create bootable media in order to use the agents and other rescue utilities in a rescue environment. Availability of the agent add-ons in a rescue environment depends on whether an add-on is installed on the machine where the media builder is working.

In this section

Agent for Windows

Agent for Linux

Agent for ESX/ESXi

Components for centralized management

Management Console

Bootable Media Builder

Acronis Wake-On-LAN Proxy

Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 components