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VERITAS appoints Archie Wilson Regional Alliances and Channels Director, Australia and New Zealand

  • 30 September, 2004 11:27

<p>Sydney, Australia, September 30, 2004 – VERITAS Software Corporation, the leading provider of enterprise storage software, has appointed Archie Wilson as Regional Director for Alliances and Channels in Australia and New Zealand.</p>
<p>“The channel is critical to our customer base as well as the success of VERITAS, so it is important that we have an experienced and respected director to manage this important area of our business,” said Bruce Lakin, Managing Director of VERITAS Software, Australia and New Zealand.</p>
<p>“A valuable additional to the VERITAS regional team, Archie’s appointment is based on his significant industry knowledge and experience in the region, and follows a thorough review of the market.”</p>
<p>As VERITAS Regional Alliances and Channels Director, Australia and New Zealand, Archie will be responsible for further developing existing and new partnerships by identifying and deploying the resources required to support the channel and Asia Pacific and Japan initiatives.</p>
<p>Archie has a history of running successful IT businesses within Australia and New Zealand and across Asia Pacific</p>
<p>Archie Wilson said, “The role at VERITAS offers numerous opportunities for me to utilise my knowledge, skills and contacts to drive the business forward and provide greater rewards to our partners. I am delighted to be a part of the VERITAS team.”</p>
<p>About VERITAS Software
With revenues of $1.5 billion in 2002, VERITAS Software ranks among the top 10 software companies in the world. VERITAS Software is the world’s leading storage software company, providing data protection, storage management, high availability and disaster recovery software to 86 percent of the Fortune 500. VERITAS Software’s corporate headquarters is located at 350 Ellis Street, Mountain View, CA, 94043, tel: 650-527-8000, fax: 650-527-8050, e-mail: vx-sales@veritas.com, Web site: www.veritas.com.</p>
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Press Contacts:</p>
<p>Narelle Wilson, General Manager Marketing, Australia and New Zealand, VERITAS Software
(61 2) 8220 7000, narelle.wilson@veritas.com</p>
<p>Fiona Martin, Account Director, Max Australia
(61 2) 9954 3492, fiona.martin@maxaustralia.com.au</p>
<p>This press release may include estimates and forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including the risk that we will not gain market acceptance of our products and services, the risk that we will not be able to maintain the quality of our end-user customer and partnering relationships, and the risk that we will not manage our business effectively, that could cause the actual results we achieve to differ materially from such forward-looking statements. For more information regarding potential risks, see the "Factors That May Affect Future Results" section of our most recent report on Form 10-K on file with the SEC. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof.</p>
<p>Copyright © 2003 VERITAS Software Corporation. All rights reserved. VERITAS, the VERITAS Logo and all other VERITAS product names and slogans are trademarks or registered trademarks of VERITAS Software Corporation. VERITAS and the VERITAS Logo Reg. U.S. Pat. &amp; Tm. Off. Other product names and/or slogans mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.</p>

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