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McDATA Expands Remote Monitoring Service to Director Customers
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- McDATA Corporation (Nasdaq:MCDTA) (Nasdaq:MCDT), a leading provider of data access solutions, today announced a new version of their Network Management Service (NMS 2.1) that has the capability to monitor and manage Intrepid i10K Directors. This release now provides customers the option to have around the clock remote monitoring of their storage network infrastructures for enhanced levels of availability and preventative problem resolution. With its NMS offering, McDATA is the only SAN vendor to provide a remote management service that spans the customer's storage network infrastructure.
Airbee Wireless Inc.
Airbee and SoftBaugh Team to Offer Developers 900MHz ZigBee Solution
ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Airbee Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ABEW) and SoftBaugh, Inc. announced that they have teamed to provide a platform that includes Airbee's free 4-node ZigBee protocol stack resident on TI MSP430 controllers and ZMD new 900 MHz radios. Application developers can now rapidly build and test a 4-node mesh network ZigBee solution in the 900 MHz frequency band. This teaming offers customers a ready-made platform to integrators and OEMs looking for turnkey 900 MHz ZigBee solutions. Based on the ZigBee standard, Airbee's platform independent ZNS protocol stack now enables designers and third parties to easily begin ZigBee application development on the ZMD/MSP430 combination.
Telenor: Mobile Broadband: Sonofon Launches 3G
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- As of today, Sonofon's customers can benefit from the opportunity of high-speed access on their mobile phones and portable PCs for both work and leisure. This launch of high-speed mobile data connections is taking place just 10 months after Sonofon purchased the 3G licence. To begin with, coverage will extend to the centre of Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg, Odense and a number of other cities in Denmark.
Nidec Group Announces Resignation of Temporary Auditor
KYOTO, Japan, Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nidec Corporation and its listed subsidiary companies (collectively, the "Group")(a) announced today that one of their two temporary independent auditors, Umeyama Auditing Firm, tendered its resignation effective September 27, 2006, following the expiration of its two-month term of service. The Group continues to engage the remaining temporary independent auditor, Misuzu Audit Corporation (formerly ChuoAoyama PricewaterhouseCoopers), to audit the Group's financial and business operations.
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA: Vessel Allocation
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Petroleum Geo-Services ASA ("PGS" or the "Company") (OSE:PGS) (NYSE:PGS) has introduced as a regular routine to report vessel utilization around the end of each quarter and announced today that its seismic vessel fleet used approximately 50% of its total time to acquire marine contract seismic in the third quarter of 2006. This compares to 78% in the second quarter of 2006 and 73% in the third quarter of 2005.
BioXell: Invitation to R&D Day
ADVISORY, Sept. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- BioXell is pleased to invite you to its R&D day, whose purpose will be to provide an in-depth overview of the Company's clinical and pre-clinical R&D pipeline.