FOUR LEAF APPOINTED AS OVERLAND DISTRIBUTOR Tuesday 1 May 2001 PDF Print Overland Data, Inc., a technology leader in tape backup products, today announced that with immediate effect Four Leaf Technologies has been appointed to distribute Overland’s entire product range in all Nordic countries. “We are delighted to be partnering with Four Leaf Technologies,” said Nick Charles, Vice President and Managing Director for Overland Europe, Middle East, and Africa. “Four Leaf is known for providing excellent service to the channel and is a true value-add distributor. They will be offering Overland’s tape libraries with software from leading partners including Computer Associates, Tivoli and Veritas, so further boosting Overland’s rapid growth in Europe.” “The goal of Four Leaf is to provide the resources for our channel partners to configure, quote and deliver industry leading storage solutions. Overland products, which are known for their quality and reliability, are a key enhancement to our storage solutions. This new partnership between Overland and Four Leaf is an excellent example of an alliance between a key technology player and the leading storage distributor for the Nordic region,” said Jørgen Winther, Chief Executive Officer of Four Leaf Technologies. - ends - About Four Leaf Four Leaf aims to be one of the leading distributors of data storage in Europe working closely with the best suppliers of hardware and software in the world, i.e. IBM, Compaq, Computer Associates, Veritas, Hewlett-Packard, Sony, Adic, StorageTek, and Tivoli. Since the foundation we have focused on efficient distribution of high quality storage products and storage know-how. Continuously and strongly we have increased our annual turnover by selling storage solutions to small companies as well as multinationals -with the distribution carried out through resellers only. Four Leaf’s 100 employees in Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark, will continue to work hard within data storage on the basis of high-quality products, advanced know-how and a highly developed reseller network. More information about Four Leaf at www.4lt.com. About Overland Overland Data, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVRL) is a global supplier of innovative data storage and storage automation solutions for computer networks. The Company’s award-winning DLT* LibraryXpress™ SmartScale Storage® architecture has set new standards for intelligent automated storage and scalability and established Overland as a leader in the mid-range tape storage market. Today, Overland is broadening its product line and technology offerings to address additional segments of the storage market, including the entry-level small-business market, as well as the higher-end enterprise environment. Overland's patented Variable Rate Randomizer (VR2™) data encoding technology, capable of substantially increasing the capacity and throughput of linear tape formats, is being applied by the Company to Travan tape drives, and has been licensed to Seagate Technology, Tandberg Data and Imation Corp. for inclusion in next-generation tape drives. Overland products, acclaimed for their quality and reliability, are sold worldwide through leading OEMs, including Compaq, IBM, Fujitsu Siemens Computers and Groupe Bull, commercial distributors such as Four Leaf Technologies, G E Access, Ingram Micro, Syscotec, Tech Data Corp. and Bell Microproducts, as well as storage integrators and value-added resellers. # # # * A trademark or trade name of an entity other than Overland Data Contact: Howard Rippiner Overland Data (Europe) Ltd. +44 (0) 1189 898022 firstname.lastname@example.org Paul Shlackman/Alex Murphy Strategic Alliance International +44 (0) 1494 434434 email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Strategic Public Relations Ltd in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.