In a backup plan you specify explicitly what data to back up and apply it to one machine, in a backup policy you create a template with parameters of what to back up and can apply it to multiple machines

How a Windows XP, NT, 2000 or Server 2003 system can be prepared for cloning to different hardware

An upgrade is a shift from the current version of Acronis software to a newer one. An update is a newer build of Acronis software of the same version

A file backup is a copy of files. A disk or partition image is a snapshot of the drive

You need configure the system restored to dissimilar hardware before you can boot it

In what way full, differential and incremental backups differ from each other

How to make the system initialize USB mouse and keyboard if they do not work after restoring to dissimilar hardware

It recommended to use Acronis Universal Restore to deploy the image of a Windows system to a machine with different hardware

Explanation of the difference between creating a backup and disk cloning

Synchronization of a folder between different machines with different Acronis accounts

Synchronization of a folder between different machines with the same Acronis account - basically, one user with two or more machines

Acronis Universal Restore lets you restore your system to different hardware environment; Acronis Universal Restore allows to change Windows Hardware Abstraction Layer and install HDD controller and NIC drivers

Current version of Acronis Backup is 12.5. You can find a comparison table here.

There are several differencies between Acronis Backup and Acronis Backup Advanced. 

Acronis Backup products:

Acronis Backup for PC
Acronis Backup for Workstation (PC) Subscription
Acronis Backup for Windows Server
Acronis Backup for Linux Server
Acronis Backup for Server Subscription
Acronis Backup for VMware

Pre/post commands are executed before or after the whole backup process. Before/after data capture commands are executed during the backup process, right before and immediately after the snapshot

Comparison chart of Acronis Backup & Recovery Online Backup and Acronis Online Home Backup

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