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MoCA Adds Another Silicon Vendor In AMCC
SAN RAMON, Calif., Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq:AMCC) is adding to the silicon strength that now characterizes the Multimedia over Coax Alliance MoCA(tm)) by becoming its 10th silicon vendor.
Uniserve Communications Corporation
Uniserve ADSL High Speed Service Enters London Drug Stores
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In response to consumers' demand for leading edge technologies supported by personalized, easy access customer service and technical support, the 58 London Drugs outlets in British Columbia and Alberta now offer the ADSL Internet Service connection Kit from Uniserve Communications Corporation (TSX-V:USS), one of Canada's largest independent communications companies.
HumWare Media Corporation
HumWare Media Corporation CEO Discusses Corporate Strategy in Exclusive Interview With MN1.com
GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- HumWare Media Corporation (Pink Sheets:HMWM) is pleased to announce that on August 22, John Huemoeller, CEO of HumWare Media Corporation updated the investment community in an exclusive interview with Market News First. Topics covered in the interview include an overview of the Company and its business model, target markets, and financial position. To hear the interview in its entirety, please visit (www.mn1.com) and click on "Featured Interviews."
Infortrend Qualifies Seagate's 750GB SATA Hard Drive for Use in EonStor RAID Storage Subsystems
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- RAID storage expert Infortrend(r) today announced that Seagate Technology's 750GB Barracuda ES Serial ATA (SATA) hard disk drive has successfully completed compatibility testing with Infortrend EonStor(r) SATA RAID subsystems including 4-, 8-, 12-, 16-, and 24-bay models. The 750GB Barracuda ES is the industry's highest capacity drive, thereby allowing a RAID subsystem to support 50 percent more capacity compared to using the same number of 500GB drives. Optimized for reliability and power savings for storage-hungry applications, the Barracuda ES maximizes scalability in Infortrend's dynamic, high capacity RAID systems and is ideal for low cost-per-GB storage solutions for digital media files or in data protection schemes such as disk-to-disk and snapshot.
Advanced Control Systems
NSTAR Selects Advanced Control Systems for Substation Upgrade Program
ATLANTA, Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Advanced Control Systems (ACS) announced today that it has been contracted by Boston-based electric and gas utility NSTAR to support an ongoing, multi-year substation automation upgrade program. NSTAR has been installing ACS substation managers for more than a year as part of a comprehensive initiative to improve service levels and reliability for its customers.
Fast-Growing Private Companies Hint at Changing Business Climate
NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CEOs of the nation's fastest-growing private companies may be signaling a change in the business climate. They are increasingly concerned about weak market demand, runaway energy costs, and escalating interest rates. And their optimism about the economy is fading. They have lowered their revenue growth targets, and turned more cautious in their hiring and investment plans. Gross margins remain a bright spot, however.