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Systems & Software
Systems & Software Continues Dynamic Expansion of Customer Base and Success Within Water, Gas and Electric Utilities Arena
COLCHESTER, Vt., April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Systems & Software, Inc. (S&S), a leading provider of customer information solutions (CIS) that empower electric, gas and water utility companies, is pleased to announce that it has successfully launched its enQuesta CIS software solutions and completed installation for several customers in the water, gas and electric utilities sector. In addition to improving the level of customer service, the successful implementations have helped multiple S&S customers achieve a myriad of results ranging from increased customer satisfaction, billing accuracy and transparency, to significant cost savings and increased revenues.
Emulex InSpeed 4 Gb/s Embedded Switches Now Shipping in Xyratex SBOD Storage Enclosures
COSTA MESA, Calif., April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity solutions, today announced that Xyratex is shipping two new 4Gb/s switched storage enclosures that have integrated the Emulex InSpeed(tm) SOC 422 to provide embedded storage switching for superior performance while scaling reliability, availability, and serviceability (RAS). The Xyratex 4835 and RS-1600-F4 SBOD(tm) (Switched Bunch of Disks) systems allow its customers to take full advantage of the benefits provided by InSpeed - the industry standard for connecting disk drives in the back-end of storage systems.
StockGuru.com Announces a New Exclusive Executive Interview with Paul Williams of iKarma
DALLAS, April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has released a new exclusive executive interview with Paul Williams, the Chief Executive Officer of iKarma, Incorporated (Pink Sheets:IKMA). In the interview Mr. Williams gives a comprehensive update on iKarma, including its recently announced efforts to spread iKarma's good Karma around the world.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Schedules Conference Call - 1st Quarter 2006 Results
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) will hold its conference call on Thursday, April 27, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. (ET) to review the Company's operating results. These events will follow Ocwen's 1st Quarter 2006 earnings release. The press release will also be available on the Ocwen Financial Corporation Shareholder Relations website at www.ocwen.com.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Reports First Quarter 2006 Results
LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) reported first quarter 2006 income from continuing operations of $357 million, or $1.02 per diluted share, compared with $398 million, or $1.08 per diluted share, for the same period of 2005. First quarter 2005 income from continuing operations included an after-tax gain of $45 million, or $0.12 per diluted share, from the sale of TRW Automotive common stock. First quarter 2006 sales decreased to $7.2 billion from $7.5 billion in the first quarter of 2005, due to lower sales in the company's Ships business.
Apria Healthcare Group Inc.
Apria Healthcare Announces 2006 First Quarter Financial Results
LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Apria Healthcare Group Inc. (NYSE:AHG), the nation's leading home healthcare company, today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2006. Revenues were $368.1 million in the first quarter of 2006 compared to $359.7 million in the fourth quarter of 2005 and $371.9 million in the first quarter of 2005. Net income for the first quarter of 2006 was $16.1 million or $0.38 per share (diluted), compared to $19.5 million or $0.43 per share for the fourth quarter of 2005. Net income for the first quarter of 2005 was $25.2 million or $0.51 per share.