latest news releases from the newsroom
Neoware's Leadership Position in the Thin Client Market Confirmed by Prominent Analyst Firm
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., March 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A new report on Enterprise Thin Clients from International Data Corporation has found that Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning software, services, and appliances for thin client computing, increased unit shipments 27% in 2003, significantly outpacing the industry as a whole, which increased a healthy 12%.
Force Protection Announces New Advanced Tactical Vehicle `Typhoon' is Optimized for Urban Warfare
CHARLESTON, S.C., March 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Force Protection, Inc. (OTCBB:FRCP) announced that its TSG subsidiary has developed a new Tactical Armored and Mine Protected Vehicle optimized for urban warfare and low intensity conflicts. Although the actual levels of protection offered by the new vehicle are not being released, the Company stated that the Typhoon provides a higher level of protection than other vehicles in its category, including TSG's Cougar.
Boliden hedges copper production
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boliden has hedged 40 percent of its planned mined copper production in Sweden from April 2004 to end March 2005 at an average price of 2 790 USD/tonne (1,27 USD/lb). The reason for hedging part of the mined copper production is that the current price level, the highest in nine years, is well above Boliden's planning prices.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology Plc: Acquisition -- UPDATE -- Acquisition of New Focus, Inc.
ABINGDON, U.K., March 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM) ("Bookham"), a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems for fibre optic communication networks, announces that, at the Extraordinary General Meeting of Bookham held earlier today, shareholders passed all resolutions necessary to approve the acquisition of New Focus, Inc. (the "Acquisition"), as detailed in the circular to shareholders dated 3 February 2004.