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QLogic Announces Addition of ESI Group to HPCtrack Program
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 30, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing (HPC), today announced that ESI Group, a world leader in software for the numerical simulation of prototype and manufacturing process engineering, has joined the QLogic(r) HPCtrack(tm) program. The addition of ESI Group to the HPCtrack program will help to expand the growing QLogic HPC ecosystem which now includes more than 50 members. The QLogic HPCtrack program provides its alliance partners with access to the resources they need to create, test and certify their solutions' interoperability with QLogic storage and high performance clustering technologies. The program is designed to provide the building blocks for partner companies to certify and optimize storage area network (SAN) and HPC solutions.
Avigen Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Discusses AV650 Patent Strategy
ALAMEDA, Calif., April 30, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVGN), a biopharmaceutical company innovating therapeutics for neurological care, today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2008. At March 31, 2008, Avigen had approximately $72 million in financial assets, including cash, cash equivalents, and available-for-sale securities and restricted investments, compared with approximately $78 million at December 31, 2007. More complete financial results are detailed in the financial tables below.
Patient Portal Technologies, Inc.
Patient Portal Technologies to Launch MedEx Home Delivery
BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y., April 30, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Patient Portal Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:PPRG) announced today that the Company is partnering with Rite Aid Corporation to pilot a unique prescription delivery service to hospital patients. The pilot program will be conducted with a Philadelphia healthcare system and supported by select Philadelphia Rite Aid locations.