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Westan Offers Customers Greater Performance, Choice and Value with ADTX Disk Arrays.

  • 20 October, 2004 13:02

<p>Westan today announced a new partnership with ADTX to distribute their range of disk array products in the Aus/NZ region. ADTX has been a manufacturer of high performance, reliable and cost effective disk storage solutions for 11 years and is a pioneer in the ATA disk array market. Westan has made a significant push into the storage solutions arena focusing on the SMB &amp; SME markets. The news of Westan’s appointment comes hot on the heels of several product enhancements announced by ADTX that provides levels of data security previously unavailable to these markets.</p>
<p>“In conjunction with other storage solution initiatives we have recently undertaken, this appointment by ADTX leaves no doubt that Westan is a serious player in the markets we address” said Ken Anderson, Director of the Storage &amp; Server Division at Westan. “Our goal is and has always been to show our customers how to manage and protect their data using cost effective solutions. ADTX is a logical extension of the on-going development of our plans and we are extremely happy that ADTX agreed to allow us to represent them in the region. Opportunities to work with companies like ADTX do not come along every day” Anderson said. “With advanced features like internal instant copy, external instant copy and remote mirroring built into the array ADTX are well ahead of the game technically” he added.</p>
<p>“Westan brings to the table substantial market presence in areas that ADTX has not previously been focused in (on) the Australian and New Zealand region” said Naresh Chadha, ADTX president of U.S. and European Operations. “We view this partnership as very important to our strategy of providing our customers with leading edge solutions that are backed up by reputable organizations like Westan and other companies we work with globally. Westan has been around for a long time and we have no doubt that we have chosen a solid partner with whom we can jointly develop the business in the region” he added.
About Westan Pty Ltd.</p>
<p>Established in 1989, Westan is one of Australia’s most diverse distributors &amp; Systems Integrators, with annual sales of close to Aus$100 million and offices across Australia and in Auckland, New Zealand.</p>
<p>Westan launched its own brand of server and storage products back in 1999 and in 2002 began a major marketing push into the SME/SMB space. In 2004 Westan plans to rapidly expand its growth in two major market segments, data storage &amp; communications.</p>
<p>About Advanced Technology and Systems Co., Ltd. (ADTX)</p>
<p>ADTX, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan with U.S. and European operations located in Irvine, Calif., is a leader in the development and manufacturing of high quality and affordable data storage products such as RAID systems, multimedia data storage and mirror drives. Development and manufacturing of the products provided started over 11 years ago with one of the first IDE / ATA based RAID systems to be introduced. ADTX has grown to become publicly traded on NASDAQ Japan with over 200 employees worldwide and 2003 sales of almost $100 Million. For further information visit or call (949) 583-2993.</p>
<p>For further information on ADTX contact:</p>
<p>ADTX Japan
Naresh Chadha
President of U.S. and European Operations
+1 949 583 2993</p>
<p>Westan Pty Ltd
Ken Anderson Director Servers &amp; Storage Division
Phone: (03) 9541 8888</p>
<p>Press Contact:
Philip Jackson National Marketing Director
Phone: (03) 9541 8888</p>

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