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LinuxPR: VA Linux Selects Quick Restore Data Protection Solution for VA Linux

Oct 18, 2000, 12:32 (0 Talkback[s])

"Workstation Solutions, a leader in innovative data protection software, and VA Linux Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNUX), the expert provider of Linux and Open Source solutions for the Web, have tested and qualified Workstation Solution's Quick Restore for the new VA Linux 9205 NAS system."

"The proven Quick Restore data backup and recovery software provides seamless integration among NAS, Linux, UNIX, and Windows platforms in heterogeneous network environments. It uses the industry-standard Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) for local or remote backup of network-attached storage (NAS) systems to industry-leading tape drives and libraries."

"Quick Restore 2.7, which was announced today by Workstation Solutions, provides flexible, fail-safe, high-volume data protection for VA Linux's new storage platform. The VA Linux 9205 NAS system is a convenient, ultradense 2U (3.5-inch-high) storage appliance that leverages VA's expertise in Open Source software and high-density Linux systems engineering. Workstation Solutions, the leader in innovative data backup and recovery solutions, offers unique expertise in NAS and Linux; it was the first backup solution in the industry to support all four possible configurations defined by NDMP and first to offer an enterprise-ready Linux-based backup server."

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