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QLogic 2Gb Fibre Channel Switches and Host Bus Adapters Certified for Use with Dot Hill SANnet II Storage Solution
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. and CARLSBAD, Calif., June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the company that powers storage area networks (SANs), today announced its entire line of award-winning 2 Gb/sec Fibre Channel switches, including its new SANbox2-64(tm) switch, the industry's largest modular, fabric switch, has been certified for use with the SANnet(r) II Fibre Channel (FC) storage solution from Dot Hill Systems Corp. (AMEX:HIL). Also certified is SANblade QLA2340 Series of 2Gb/sec PCI/PCI-X-to-Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs).
Sonoran Energy, Inc.
Sonoran Energy Debuts on CNBC Television
LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sonoran Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:SNRN) announced today that the company kicked off its global marketing campaign on CNBC Television this week. The television commercial was produced in conjunction with the Financial News Network and highlights Sonoran as a featured news provider. CNBC is the recognized global leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 175 million homes worldwide, including more than 86 million households in the United States and Canada.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc: Director's Retirement
LONDON, June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Peter Joubert, a non-executive Director of Old Mutual plc (Other OTC:ODMTF) (LSE:OML), retired from the Board of Old Mutual plc today following his reaching the age of seventy. He had been a Director of the Company since March 1999 and served on its Remuneration, Audit and Nomination Committees.
The European Court of Justice Rules in Favour of Skandia for Pan-European Pensions
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The European Court of Justice has ruled in favour of Skandia (Other OTC:SKNFF) (LSE:SDIAq) in the so-called Pan-European Pensions case, which was successfully brought before the Court by Jan-Mikael Bexhed, Skandia's General Counsel. The case concerns the right for employers to claim tax deductions for premiums toward occupational pension plans sold by life assurance companies domiciled in another EU country.
ING Direct Chooses ReadSoft to Meet Increasing Data Capture Demands
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ING Direct's market launch in the U.K. has brought about a greater need for automatic loan application processing made possible with ReadSoft's FORMS software. Following the successful implementation of data capture software earlier this spring, ING Direct continues to invest in FORMS to speed up their form processing.
Saab Training Systems Acquires Rights to Gizmo3D
LINKOPING, Sweden, June 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Saab Training Systems, Huskvarna, Sweden, has acquired the sales and development rights from ToolTech Software for Gizmo3D, a tool for three-dimensional presentation and interaction in fields such as computer games and military simulation.