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Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server

What is Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server?  (from Acronis)

To protect data on a single machine, you install on the machine an agent or multiple agents for various data types you want to protect. You connect the console to the machine and create a backup plan or multiple backup plans. The storage node helps the agent deduplicate backups before transferring them to managed vault...  Read more


Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server is a program developed by Acronis. The most used version is 11.0.17440, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 40 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 64% of users of Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Norway.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acronis\AMS
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A8EDD9FE-282E-4769-BACB-C236813466BD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server

  • VirtualCenterLicenseAddon.dll - Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 License AddOn Module for ATIES/ATIS/ATIW
  • LicenseServerCmdLine.exe - Command-line tool for License server management
  • protection_plan_import_export_addon_ams.dll - Import export addon for protection plans in ams
  • virtual_center_addon.dll - Virtual Center (group, instance) addon Module
  • centralized_smb_file_item_provider.dll - Gtob Gct Centralized Smb file item provider
  • ArxAmsFork.dll - ARX AMS Fork Add-On for Service Process
  • policy_based_centralized_protection.dll - Policy based centralized protection
  • ams_catalog_item_provider.dll - AMS Gtob Gct catalog item provider
  • activity_retention_addon.dll - Cleanup Expired Activities Add-on
  • centralized_alert_command_addon.dll - Centralized alert command add-on
  • acroinst.exe - Acronis Backup And Recovery 10 (Acronis Remote Install Utility)
  • ArchiveManager.dll - Acronis Archive Manager Plugin
  • msi_setup.exe - Acronis MSI Setup Utility
  • dms_reindex_archive_command_addon.dll - Reindex archive command addon
  • gct_top_level_providers_addon.dll - GCT top level providers addon
  • ars_ams.dll - Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 (Acronis module)
  • catalog_events_handler.dll
  • dms_provider.dll
  • gtob_indexer_commands_addon.dll
  • remote_install_command_addon.dll - Remote install command addon
  • ad_ams.dll - Acronis Backup And Recovery (Active Directory add-on for Acronis Management Server)
  • gct_group_item_provider.dll - GCT group item provider dll
  • SyncMachines.exe - Acronis Sync Machines Tool
  • AMSAcepReporter.exe - Acronis AMS Acep reporter
  • ManagementServer.exe - Acronis Management Server
  • restore_vm_addon.dll - VM restore commands addon
  • ams_protection_addon.dll - AMS Protection Add-on
  • cluster_provider_addon.dll - Cluster item provider
  • email_commands_addon.dll - E-mail commands addon
  • staging_command_addon.dll - Staging Command Addon
  • proxy_provider_addon.dll - Proxy provider addon
  • ams_activity_addon.dll - AMS Activity add-on
  • rhev_commands_addon.dll - RHEV commands addon
  • ArxAms.dll - ARX Add-On for AMS
  • centralized_log_commands_addon.dll - Log commands addon
  • wolhlp.exe - Acronis WOL Helper
  • tol_tools_addon.dll - TOL tool Addon
  • curl.dll - CURL library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ManagementServer.exe runs as a service named 'Acronis Management Server Service' (AMS) "Allows administrators to centrally manage data backup on multiple machines.".

How do I remove Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server?

You can uninstall Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Management Server.

Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win 10 13%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.50%
Windows 10 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.50%
Windows 10 Pro 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.29%
  Germany 21.43%
  Norway 7.14%
  Sweden 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Intel 16.67%
Lenovo 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
Common models
LENOVO 2992A5U 16.67%
Intel Corporation S3420GP 16.67%
Acer Aspire 8942G 16.67%
HP Z230 SFF Workstation 16.67%
HP ProBook 6450b 16.67%

About (from Acronis)

Acronis can help you securely migrate, protect and recover critical data wherever it resides in your physical, virtual or cloud environments.
Publisher URL: www.acronis.com


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