Quantum Corporation (Quantum) is a global storage company specializing in backup, recovery and archive solutions. The Company provides an integrated range of disk, tape and software solutions. Quantum's solutions are all designed to provide information technology (IT) departments in a variety of organizations with tools for protecting, retaining and accessing their digital assets. The Company sells its products via its branded channels and through original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), such as Dell, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company, International Business Machines Corporation and Sun Microsystems, Inc. Quantum divides its products in three categories: tape automation systems; disk-based backup systems and data management software, and devices and media. The devices and media category includes removable disk drives, standalone tape drives and media products. The Company works with a network of value-added resellers, OEMs and other suppliers to meet customers' data protection needs.