LinuxPR: Knox Software Selects Bell Microproducts for Channel Distribution Partnership
Jun 28, 2000, 15:55 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Knox Software Corp., a Southern Calif.-based developer of
enterprise network backup software, announced today that it has
signed an agreement with Bell Microproducts, Inc. (NASDAQ: BELM) of
San Jose, Calif. to allow Bell to distribute the Arkeia network
backup and recovery software product line. This agreement marks
Knox's first partnership with a channel distribution specialist.
Bell will serve as the master distributor for Arkeia resellers
in North America."
"A leader in storage solutions for both industrial and
commercial distribution, Bell Microproducts supplies storage
devices, fibre connectivity products, SAN and storage management
software as well as fully integrated, tested and certified system
solutions. The company adds value through a broad range of services
including mass storage system integration, the integration of
complete computer systems, installation and pre- and post-technical
"The resellers and VARs whom Bell Microproducts serves are
designing and delivering sophisticated storage solutions for their
customers," said Don Bell, president and CEO of Bell Microproducts.
"They look to Bell Microproducts to supply the products and the
expertise that can help them get the job done. Knox Software is an
excellent addition to our vendor line up because we can now offer
resellers a cost-effective, high performance back up and recovery
solution for emerging platforms like Linux."