Austria: big data vendor Artec IT Solutions has expanded its distributor stable with thin computing and network VAD Dicom. The distributor now offers to local VARs and system integrators ARTEC's appliance and cloud-based solutions, such as the information management system VSTOR and the EMA archiving solution, as well as the VSTOR Vault storage solutions. It will also provide locla technical, pre-sales and sales support. "We are very much looking forward to working with ARTEC IT Solutions", says Martin Wieser, Head of Technology and Sales at dicom. "Many companies currently face the challenge of keeping up with permanent data growth and bring useful information to their employees and users. On the other hand, legal aspects must also be taken into account, such as e-mail archival challenges. ARTEC addresses exactly these areas, and through this collaboration, we are able to offer our specialist dealers solutions that have proven their worth in projects around the world."