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Harsco Reaffirms 2005 Guidance For Diluted EPS From Continuing Operations of $3.10 to $3.15
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Speaking at the Davenport & Company Institutional Investor Retreat in Williamsburg, Virginia, senior management of worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) today reiterated the Company's continuing confidence in its strategic, broad-based global operating balance and increasing growth momentum, and reaffirmed its full-year EPS guidance of $3.10 to $3.15 per diluted share from continuing operations.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Has Filed a Shareholder Class Action against Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. -- FBR
NEW YORK, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. ("FBR" or the "Company") (NYSE:FBR) (Berlin:FRM) (Frankfurt:FRM) between January 29, 2003 and April 25, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
BlueBear Network International, Inc.
BlueBear Network Joins Fight Against Child Pornography
OTTAWA, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BlueBear Network International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:BLBR) announced today it is developing ImageMatcher, an image matching application, which allows law enforcement officials to electronically compare and catalogue entire images extracted from video and photographic evidence seized in anti-pornography or child exploitation cases.
ADVA Optical Networking
New Features and Functionality For ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 2000 Enable 4G Fibre Channel and Lower-Cost Service Aggregation
MAHWAH, N.J. and MUNICH, Germany, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ADVA Optical Networking today announced the release of new key features in its Fiber Service Platform (FSP) 2000 product platform. These new features include the industry's first 4Gbit/s muxponder with support for 4G Fibre Channel client signals and Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) network interfaces based on small form pluggable (SFP) transceiver technology. Delivering significantly lower per-bit transport costs than single wave or 10G muxponder alternatives, the enhanced FSP 2000 product platform expands the application opportunity for WDM transport networks.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Technologies Receives Contract for U.S. DoD Program
ATLANTA, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. Defense & Space Systems Division has announced the award of an antenna system for a U.S. DoD program. This is a follow-on production for this program and will bring the total delivered Antenna systems to over 250. The contract was awarded by a prime contractor and is valued at $9.6 million USD with deliveries continuing through 2007.
ActiveCore Technologies, Inc.
Micro Focus, Cratos and Microsoft Help Lombard Canada Ltd. Migrate its Mainframe Systems to the Windows Platform
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micro Focus, a leading provider of legacy application development and deployment software for enterprise platforms, Cratos, a subsidiary of ActiveCore and a software solutions company specializing in international banking and financial transaction processing, and Microsoft today announced that they will work with Lombard Canada Ltd. to migrate its mainframe systems to a Microsoft(r) software platform. Over the next 24 months, Lombard will move all its applications onto a single platform, earning the company an anticipated significant return on investment.