CODi (http://www.codidirect.com), a provider of mobility solutions, is shipping the Apex Backpack for 17-inch laptops. It costs US$129.99 and has a slim profile.
The triple compartment case fits snugly against the body and securely holds most 17-inch laptops with plenty of space for accessories and documents. Designed for organizations with design and engineering teams who rely on larger model laptops, the Apex design is based on the functional needs of cyclist packs. Features include: features include: an adjustable sternum strap, waist strap and padded, breathable pack and shoulder strap.