Tandberg Data Appoints Avnet Applied Computing as Distributor in UK

8/14/2002 - Tandberg Data GmbH, market leader in manufacturing tape storage products and solutions, has appointed Avnet Applied Computing Ltd, a provider of technology products in the networking, storage and security arena, as an authorised distributor.

Avnet Applied Computing now distributes Tandberg's range of SLR, DLT and SDLT tape drives and automated storage solutions to UK businesses. Tandberg has a long-standing relationship with Avnet Applied Computing in other European regions where the company has a proven track-record.

"Avnet Applied Computing has been a key distributor for Tandberg in Germany for more than 15 years. We have the experience and knowledge about Tandberg products and business objectives to match that success here in the UK market," said John O'Neill, Business Director at Avnet Applied Computing Ltd.

"We are confident that AAC's newly-structured sales team dedicated to storage will mirror the success of their colleagues in Germany," comments Andrea Rynas, Area Sales Manager UK/Ireland of Tandberg Data.

About Tandberg Data (www.tandberg.com)
Tandberg Data is a manufacturer of SLR, DLT and SDLT tape drives and automated solutions with manufacturing in Oslo, Norway and a global sales operation. Tandberg Data is licensed by Quantum Corporation (NYSE:DSS) to manufacture, market and sell DLTtape and Super DLTtape drives to customers in EMEA and APAC, including regional OEM's.

About Avnet Applied Computing (www.aac.avnet.com)
Launched in October 1999, Avnet Applied Computing is Avnet's newest and fastest growing operating group, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia. Avnet Applied Computing has structured itself to serve original equipment manufacturers and system builders that use computing technologies such as CPUs, mass storage, displays, embedded computing boards, commercial motherboards, memory modules, networking and software products. Its related services include engineering assistance, supply-chain management, financing, physical distribution and integration of end products.

About Avnet
Phoenix, Arizona-based Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) serves customers in 63 countries. Avnet, a global technology marketing and services company, is the world's largest distributor of semiconductors, interconnect, passive and electromechanical components, embedded systems and computer products from leading manufacturers.

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