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EMCORE Announces Small Form Factor CX4 for 10GbE Transmission Over Copper
SOMERSET, N.J., April 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMCORE Corporation (Nasdaq:EMKR), a leading provider of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the broadband, fiber optic, satellite, and wireless communications markets, today introduces its PCI height compliant, small form factor 10GBASE-CX4 (CX4) module, which extends its portfolio of electrical domain products for the 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) market. This product offers 10GbE connectivity over electrical cables in an 11mm high X2 package. The CX4 module fully complies with the IEEE 802.3ak standard, X2 package multi-source agreement, and PCI card height requirements enabling new 10 gigabit enterprise data center, server and network attached storage connections. EMCORE's CX4 module also provides an integrated media detect function, which provides compatibility with EMCORE's SmartLink(tm) optical media converter, extending the transmission distance up to 300m. The new reduced-size X2 module is roughly half the size of the XENPAK units and supports topside mounting on the host PCB.
Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Inc.: New Texas Well Now Producing Oil and Gas
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) is pleased to report that it has been informed by the operator on the Martex Prospect that the Stuart 60 No.8 Well has been successfully fraced and is now producing oil and gas. A work over rig is scheduled to conduct the final work on the well within the next 7-10 days. Once this occurs a more accurate flow should be established. The operator stated, "Friday, the 8th, we fracture stimulated the 60 No.8 with a 125,000 pound sand/foam frac with 50% nitrogen foam of 80,000 gallons. The well treated exactly as planned." There are two additional wells to be drilled on this prospect. HAO has already paid for the costs on these two wells. It is anticipated that both of these wells will be tested within the next 60 days.
OMX: Invitation to Press and Analyst Briefing
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In conjunction with the release of the OMX Interim Report January-March 2005, we would like to invite you to a press and analyst briefing at OMX's head office: