Storage vendor Quantum has extended its partnership with network and security VAD Arrow ECS to the whole EMEA region, to support its growth strategy for delivering data protection and big data management solutions, including cloud and virtualisation products. Extending its existing distribution network, Quantum will leverage Arrow's capabilities to provide deeper support for current VAR partners as well as on-boarding service for VARs in new markets. From now on, Arrow ECS will have access to the full range of Quantum products, including disk- and tape-based data protection, end-to-end content management for big data, object storage, native backup for virtual environments and cloud-based backup and disaster recovery services through its offices in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Luxembourg, Morocco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Arrow ECS inherited partnerships with Quantum in some coutries through the acquisition of Altimate. The partnership has now been expanded to whole Europe.