Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures

Quantum is the global expert in data protection and big data management solutions. Since 1980, we've been focused on helping IT departments address data protection and big data challenges with innovative solutions and world-class service and support.

We know it takes more than excellent products to help IT departments solve data protection and big data management needs. That's why we developed storage solutions that help customers protect and preserve data in physical, virtual, cloud, and big data environments. In addition, we build intelligence into our products, provide centralized tools to manage backup and archiving appliances, and offer monitoring and remote diagnostic technology to maximize uptime. It's also why we deliver comprehensive service and support offerings so that customers can Be Certain they're maximizing the value of their digital assets.

With Quantum, you get the combined advantages of specialized expertise and global leadership. Our expertise enables us to deliver innovative solutions to meet the individual needs of your business. Our global leadership means we have the scale, experience, and the long-term commitment to help you solve your data protection and big data challenges today and long into the future.


Fiscal 2012 (ended March 31, 2012): $652 million.


Approximately 2000 worldwide


Quantum sells its branded products through a distribution network that includes more than 20 distributors and 5,000 resellers worldwide. Quantum also sells its products through leading OEMs such as Dell, EMC, Fujitsu, HP, IBM and NetApp, as well as tape automation suppliers and tape media partners.


Asia, Australia, Europe and North America


  • Disk Backup – Quantum disk-based backup systems meet the needs of a broad range of customers seeking high-speed recovery and extreme reliability beyond what a tape-only environment can deliver. Comprised of the DXi-Series, these disk-based backup solutions offer functionality normally reserved for enterprise-class data centers, such as data deduplication, virtual tape, snapshot, DR and replication capabilities. All of Quantum's disk-based backup appliances are designed for easy implementation and integration into existing environments, as well as providing industry-leading performance, capacities and price-performance. Finally, Quantum's disk-based backup appliances are supported by outstanding certified service that includes Quantum Vision and StorageCare Guardian monitoring.

  • Virtual Machine Backup - The vmPRO 4000 is an integrated solution for protecting data on virtual servers that offers turnkey simplicity, advanced technology and market-leading value. It includes both backup software and integrated storage with deduplication in a single solution. The vmPRO 4000 optimizes virtual machines (VMs) and accelerates performance by filtering out unassigned, expired and inactive data to reduce overhead on servers, networks and storage.

  • Quantum Cloud Services
    Quantum's Q-Cloud™ Backup-as-a-Service and DR-as-a-Service subscription model is designed to provide business-class backup and disaster recovery at a competitive price to any size business with capacities ranging from 1TB to over 1PB of protected data.

  • Data Sharing and Archiving - StorNext® data management software lets customers share data faster and store more at a lower cost. Proven in the world's most demanding environments, StorNext sets the standard for high performance workflow operations and scalable data retention. StorNext lets users process, store, and access key digital assets from a shared storage pool extensible to multiple storage tiers. The StorNext family of appliances leverages the power of StorNext and market-leading hardware to offer predictable high-performance file sharing and archiving in purpose-built configurations of metadata controllers, expansion appliances and disk, and archive enabled libraries.

  • Tape Libraries – Quantum's scalable and intelligent Scalar series of tape libraries have backup and archive needs covered with the Scalar i40/i80, Scalar i500and Scalar i6000. Quantum tape libraries intelligently manage and protect business critical data in medium size business, workgroup and enterprise-level data center environments. With an emphasis on ease of use, management features and investment optimization, Quantum tape libraries grow with business needs. Quantum also offers its SuperLoader™3 autoloader for unbeatable data density and performance. Quantum is the first to offer integrated media integrity analysis in tape drive and library diagnostic systems.

  • Standalone Devices and Media

    • LTO Tape Drives– LTO technology is a powerful, scalable, open tape format developed to help meet the growing demands of data protection in the mid-range to enterprise-class server environments. The LTO family of tape storage products is designed to deliver outstanding performance, capacity and reliability, combining the advantages of linear multi-channel, bi-directional formats with enhancements in servo technology, data compression, track layout, and error correction.

    • DLT® Tape Drives- DLT technology provides reliable backup, recovery and archiving of business-critical data. DLT drives are scalable from the entry-level Value Series to the enterprise Performance Series.

    • DAT Tape Drives–DAT tape drives offer ease of use, investment protection and low cost of ownership.

    • RDX® Removable Disk Drives - Combining the removability and high capacity of tape with the random file access and performance of disk, Quantum RDX removable disk drives provide a compelling answer to the onsite/offsite data protection needs of small businesses and branch offices.

    • Quantum Media – Quantum offers a full line of storage media for backup, recovery and archive needs, including LTO Ultrium, DLTtape, DAT/DDS and Travan media.

  • StorageCare™ Services – Quantum offers a comprehensive range of enhanced on-site service and support options. to protect systems from the negative impact of extended downtime.

Management Team

  • Jon Gacek, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Linda Breard, Chief Financial Officer
  • Bill Britts, Senior Vice President, Operations and Global Services
  • Rob Clark, Senior Vice President, Disk and Tape Backup Product Group
  • Shawn Hall, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
  • Janae Stow Lee, Senior Vice President, File System and Archive Product Group
  • Don Martella, Senior Vice President, Engineering
  • Jim Mudd, Senior Vice President, Operations
  • Henrik Rosendahl, Senior Vice President, Cloud Solutions
  • Ted Stinson, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Corporate Headquarters

Quantum Corporation
1650 Technology Drive, Suite 800
San Jose, CA 95110
(408) 944-4000

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