If you are looking for ways to protect your laptop when you travel, you'll want to see these backpack alternatives from HP. I've been using them for several weeks and I am impressed.
Here is a link to get more info and purchase the neoprene sleeve carry bag:
The other carry bags are not currently avaiable online. If and whne they do become available, I will post the link here. If you are interested in them, leave a comment below and I'll see what I can find for you.
Here is a link for a very similar HP bag: