VADition Chosen as COPAN Systems Distribution Partner

Distributor VADition has today announced it has been appointed by COPAN Systems, the industry’s most cost effective storage solution for persistent data storage, as its new distribution partner. Based upon its innovative and unique enterprise-class Enhanced MAID (Massive Array of Idle Disks) based platform, COPAN Systems enables end-users to cost effectively protect and manage their long-term data storage.

Enterprises are witnessing an explosion in the amount of data within their companies, with over 75% likely to be persistent (write once, read infrequently) and according to Neil Ledger, co-founder and Director, VADition, this presents an attractive opportunity to resellers, “ Companies are concerned amount the sheer volume of data within their organisation and are facing up to the challenge of its management, reliable access and integrity, in a cost effective manner, and against the backdrop of compliance. As the industry innovator in MAID, COPAN Systems addresses these issues and removes the pain associated with long-term data recovery and management for enterprises.”

“COPAN Systems delivers unmatched scalability, density and power efficiency, allowing us to drastically reduce the cost and complexity of vaulting and managing the overwhelming volumes of non transactional information in large enterprises.” said Garry Veale, Chief Sales Officer at COPAN Systems. “At a time of rapid growth for COPAN System, VADition is an excellent partner to have working with us. They too have a unique approach to value add distribution with a proven track record in successfully aligning technologies that answer business demands.”

VADition’s proficiency in the storage market has led to the launch of a new Storage Division. Led by Jason Dance, it will be the first service specific division of VADition’s intuitive technology portfolio and is a result of the success VADition has achieved in the storage sector.

“As we are now working in an era where there is more data than storage capabilities, it has become business critical for companies to address their storage infrastructure,” said Jason Dance, Storage Divisional Head, VADition. “ VADition’s new storage division reflects the company’s success in this sector and I’m delighted to be heading it up and working closely with our storage channel partners to grow our businesses together.”