BakBone Software(TM), Inc. , Qualstar Corporation and Vixel Corporation today announced a partnership to deliver a certified Fibre Channel-based backup and restore solution for Windows NT/2000 environments, extending a previously released Solaries-based offering.
The solution, available immediately, employs BakBone's NetVault(TM) backup/restore software, Qualstar's TLS-8466 LTO and TLS-4222 AIT tape libraries, Vixel's 7000 Series Fibre Channel Switches and Emulex's LP8000 Host Bus Adapters (HBAs). The Windows NT/2000-based solution is designed for small-to-midsize companies with workgroup to datacenter level IT environments that require a reliable and high performance means to safeguard their data.
The bundled solution can be purchased directly through the Partners' network of resellers The solution and is available for immediate distribution through Qualstar's network of distributors and solution providers. The list price of the bundled solution with the Vixel 7100 Fibre Channel Switch and Qualstar's TLS-4222 AIT library is $49,260. The list price of the bundled solution containing the Vixel 7200 Fibre Channel Switch and Qualstar's TLS-8466 LTO library is $78,690.