Tandberg Data signed an agreement to acquire the RDX removable disk cartridge business from ProStor Systems Inc....
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for an undisclosed price. Tandberg will acquire ProStor’s intellectual property and members of the RDX engineering team.
Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Imation, NEC and Quantum are among the vendors who sell RDX drives. In a press release announcing the acquisition, Tandberg said it would work closely with RDX license partners. Tandberg Data also sells RDX appliances, and recently launched the AccuVault RDX and RDX QuikStation systems.
ProStor will retain its InfiniVault data archiving business. InfiniVault uses RDX cartridges, along with data management software and online disks. ProStor will license RDX technology from Tandberg after the deal closes.
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