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Appalachian Bancshares Inc. Launches Service in Dalton, Georgia
ELLIJAY, Ga., Aug. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Appalachian Bancshares Inc. (Nasdaq:APAB) today announced that it has received federal approval to launch service in Dalton, Ga., with the opening of a full-service banking center. A branch of Appalachian Community bank, the Dalton banking center will operate under the name Banco Fuerza, and will focus on serving the growing Hispanic population in Whitfield and Murray Counties.
Movero Technology Launches Maestro
AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Movero Technology, Inc. (www.moverotech.com), a proven provider of managed IT services focused exclusively on mobility, announced today the launch of Maestro(tm), an advanced platform that gives IT professionals control and management of corporate smartphones and other mobile technologies. With features such as a centralized approval process and self-service tools, Maestro increases visibility and productivity for busy IT professionals while efficiently providing the highest quality of service to their company's mobile employees.
Himax Technologies, Inc.
Himax to Vigorously Defend Against Securities Class Action Lawsuits
TAINAN, Taiwan, Aug. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. ("Himax" or "Company") (Nasdaq:HIMX) today announced that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Max Chan, has been named as a defendant in purported securities class action lawsuits filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California. The suits are allegedly brought on behalf of purchasers of the Company's common stock issued in its Initial Public Offering and allege a violation of Sections 11, 12(a)(2) and 15 of the Securities Act of 1934, and that the Company's CFO also breached his fiduciary duties.
QLogic SANbox 9000 Director and SANbox 5600 Stackable Switch Certified With IBM SAN Volume Controller
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing, today announced its enterprise class SANbox(r) 9000 Series Fibre Channel director switches and SANbox 5600 Fibre Channel stackable switches have been certified with IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller. Because the SANbox 9000 and SANbox 5000 Series offer the industry's only 10Gb Fibre Channel connectivity from core to edge, users can now deploy a high bandwidth 10Gb backbone from the IBM SAN Volume Controller with petabytes of backend storage in the core, to hundreds or thousands of servers on the edge. The SAN Volume Controller V4.2.0 Supported Hardware List for QLogic(r) products including the SANbox 9000, SANbox 5600 and QLogic SANblade(r) HBAs, can be viewed on-line at http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=591&uid=ssg1S1003091#_QLogic.