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CDMA Development Group
India Courts Exponential Growth for CDMA2000
NEW DELHI, India, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA2000 Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced the rapid uptake of CDMA2000(r) in India, the world's fastest-growing wireless communications market. This growth is coming from the aggressive sale of services from six CDMA2000 operators: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL), HFCL Infotel Ltd., Mahangar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL), Reliance Infocomm, Shyam Telecom and Tata Teleservices Ltd. (TTSL). CDMA2000 consistently proves to be the most economical and flexible solution for differentiated services -- from enabling the all-important entry-level (pre-paid) voice communication to the voice/video/data "triple-play" -- with an unsurpassed variety of CDMA2000 handsets that have garnered the largest share of shipments into India.
Buffalo Technology (USA), Inc.
Buffalo Takes the Lead in the Worldwide Consumer NAS Market
AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of wired and wireless networking, storage and memory solutions today announced it leads the worldwide consumer NAS (Network Attached Storage) market for the first half of 2006 with 17% market share, according to a recent report by ABI Research. An earlier report by NPD Group placed Buffalo in the lead of the U.S. retail NAS market. The new report by ABI boosts Buffalo's lead to a global level.
SuperCommunity Bank Conferences
West Coast 2006 SuperCommunity Bank Investor Conference, September 7 and 8
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The West Coast SuperCommunity Bank Conference will take place in San Francisco on September 7th and 8th. The conference will feature 14 community banks presenting to an audience of institutional investors, high net-worth individuals, and analysts from leading investment banks. The conference provides small and mid-cap banks with an opportunity to reach a wide audience of investors specifically interested in this sector of the banking industry.
QLogic Switches and HBAs Qualified with Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic(r) Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches, today announced that QLogic SANbox(r) Fibre Channel switches and SANblade(r) Fibre Channel HBAs have completed qualification testing in the Symantec Technology Enabled Program (STEP) for Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 by Symantec, the next generation of Symantec's industry-leading storage management and virtualization technology. Qualified products include QLogic SANblade 2300 Series and 2400 Series Fibre Channel HBAs and SANbox 3000 Series and 5000 Series Fibre Channel switches. With this qualification, enterprise customers can confidently transition from Storage Foundation 4.0 to version 5.0 in QLogic-based storage area networks (SANs).
GSI Group Announces $5M Purchase Order for Mixed Signal Systems
BILLERICA, Mass., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GSI Group Inc. (Nasdaq:GSIG) announced a multiple system purchase order in excess of $5 million for WaferTrim systems, used for the production of mixed signal analog and power management devices. Deliveries are scheduled to be later this year.
Brendan Technologies, Inc.
Jason Booth Appointed to Omni U.S.A. Board of Directors
CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Omni U.S.A., Inc. (OTCBB:OUSA), the parent company for Brendan Technologies, Inc., a company focused on data computation, analysis and quality control software for the pharmaceutical and life science markets, today announced Jason Booth has joined Omni's Board of Directors.