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BakBone Annouces Red Hat Protection

SAN DIEGO -- BakBone Software(R) (Pink Sheets:BKBO), the leading provider of Linux data protection solutions, today announced that NetVault(R): Backup and NetVault(R): Replicator now support Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5. BakBone offers the broadest Linux capabilities in the storage management market, supporting more leading Linux distributions and applications than any other backup software vendor. BakBone provides its customers with the broadest Linux expertise and integrated solutions for the most effective Linux data protection deployments.

"While other vendors have promised RHEL 5 support, BakBone is the only data protection solution that currently supports RHEL 5," said Jeff Drescher, director of product management at BakBone. "BakBone is committed to helping customers more easily embrace open source technologies and that includes timely and cost-effective data protection for Linux and multi-platform environments."

Linux-based data protection provides a high level of assurance that critical business information is consistently available at a cost-effective price. This enables companies to decentralize and distribute database-driven business applications to thousands of locations across the enterprise using application servers and databases based on Linux. BakBone's solutions are certified for over 50 different Linux distributions and versions on all platform architectures.

BakBone's NetVault: Backup provides enterprise-class data protection for complex heterogeneous environments, regardless of size. This award-winning solution is fast, reliable and simple to install. NetVault: Replicator delivers continuous, cross-platform data replication for multi-platform environments and easily integrates with NetVault: Backup for the highest levels of availability, disaster recovery and business continuity. An advanced user interface with a common look and feel across all platforms allows customers to manage their data from one centralized location.

BakBone Software Inc.