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ADIC

(1) See AIDC.

(2) (Advanced Digital Information Corporation, Redmond, WA, www.adic.com) A leading manufacturer of automated tape libraries and storage management products that was acquired in 2006 by Quantum Corporation, a global leader of storage products. More than 60,000 ADIC automated libraries have been installed worldwide.
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ADIC's iLink technology provides a connection to the intelligent diagnostics inside ADIC storage solutions, and it is the first diagnostic tool to extend remote problem solving beyond the tape library into the user's storage environment.
On May 2, 2006, ADIC announced that it entered into an agreement to merge with Quantum Corporation (NYSE:DSS).
ADIC and Cisco, along with other leading storage solutions suppliers, are cooperating on technology development, interoperability testing, solutions qualification, and marketing of the new storage networking technologies.
Quantum and its directors and executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the stockholders of ADIC in connection with the transaction described herein.
New tape library support was added for ADIC Scalar i500, Quantum PX720, and the LTO-3 version of the HP ESL712e library.
The solution upgrades will be available for new and installed Scalar i2000 libraries through ADIC and ADIC channel partners beginning January, 2006.
It also provides a foundation on which we can build the more advanced reporting, alerting, diagnostic, and analysis functions that ADIC continues to pioneer.
With the Scalar i500 ADIC has done a superb job of designing an innovative library platform, one obviously built from the ground up to solve midrange backup problems," commented Brian Garrett, an industry analyst with the Enterprise Strategy Group.
StorNext enables IT departments to share data while at the same time utilizing archiving functionality to balance cost and performance based on the business value of information," said Lance Hukill, ADIC Vice President of Software Sales.
E[acute accent]"Very long retention of archived data is a key task for several different kinds of specialized storage applications, including science and engineering, records retention, and digital asset management," explained Lance Hukill, ADIC Vice President of Software Sales.
Although LTO-3 more than doubles throughput and capacity over second-generation drives, many IT departments will have to change architectures and upgrade their backup servers to be able to leverage the new technology," commented Scott Roza, ADIC Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Compliance with the OHSAS 18001 standard enables ADIC to reduce potential risks for employees, partners, and customers, manage liability, and stay in compliance with legal requirements.