| Nasdaq: QBAK
Similar to: Astro-Med, Inc.
Qualstar Corp. is a diversified electronics manufacturing company, which engages in designing, manufacturing and selling of data storage and power supplies. The company markets power supplies under the N2Power brand, and Data storage systems marketed under the Qualstar brand. It operates through two divisions: N2Power and Storage division. The N2Power division provides power supplies for a variety of applications including data center technologies such as switches, routers, data storage, and servers & networking communications equipment. It also designs and manufactures power solutions for the telecommunications industry. The Storage division provides data protection and archive storage systems which are used to record, retrieve and manage electronic data, primarily in networked computing environments. Its products integrate with all operating systems including Windows, Linux and UNIX, and are compatible with a wide range of storage management software solutions. Qualstar was founded by William J. Gervais and Richard A. Nelson in 1984 and is headquartered in Simi Valley, CA.