SOURCE: Qualstar


June 11, 2013 16:01 ET

Qualstar Adds Two Authorized Resellers to Expand Storage Sales Internationally

Root6 Technology and Pristor Mexico to Deliver Qualstar's Library Storage Products to the United Kingdom and Latin America

SIMI VALLEY, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 11, 2013) - Qualstar Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK), a manufacturer of data storage solutions and high-efficiency power supplies, today announced that as part of its strategy to significantly grow its distribution channels worldwide, Root6 Technology and Pristor Mexico have become Authorized Resellers for Qualstar's highly reliable XLS™ and RLS™ portfolio of tape library products in the United Kingdom and Latin America.

Root6 Technology is a media broadcast systems integrator selling bundled turnkey solutions which include Xendata software, disk products and Qualstar tape libraries in the UK. Pristor Mexico will promote Qualstar's tape library products in Latin America, selling into the government, education and corporate vertical markets.

"Established over 10 years ago, Root6 is a highly experienced and committed supplier of technology to the UK broadcast, film and post-production communities and Pristor Mexico offers Qualstar another channel to expand its market presence in Latin America," said Larry Firestone, President and CEO of Qualstar Corporation. "Expanding the distribution channels of Qualstar's widely regarded tape libraries outside of the U.S. is a top priority as we broaden our market opportunities and drive growth."

About Qualstar Corporation
Qualstar, founded in 1984, is a diversified electronics manufacturer specializing in data storage and power supplies. Qualstar's products are known throughout the world for high quality and Simply Reliable designs that provide years of trouble-free service. More information is available at or or by phone at 805-583-7744.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:

    Philip Varley
    Chief Financial Officer
    Qualstar Corporation
    (805) 583-7744

    Vanessa Lehr/Annie Leschin
    Investor Relations
    StreetSmart Investor Relations
    (415) 775-1788