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Emulex Introduces Fibre Channel HBA for IBM eServer BladeCenter
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the world leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters and embedded storage switches, today announced a new Fibre Channel HBA designed specifically for IBM eServer BladeCenter environments. The LP1005DC is a dual channel, high performance SAN connectivity solution designed for use within the IBM BladeCenter, and is fully driver compatible with Emulex's entire line of market-leading HBAs, enabling end users to migrate seamlessly to IBM BladeCenter solutions. The Emulex LP1005DC is qualified for use with the IBM HS20 and HS40 BladeCenter products in Windows and Linux operating system environments, and it will begin shipping this quarter.
Minera Andes, Inc.
Minera Andes Reports Drilling Scheduled for Huevos Verdes East High-Grade Silver/Gold Target
SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Minera Andes Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) is pleased to announce that a 11,180 meter core drilling program is planned in early 2005 for Huevos Verdes East, a high-grade silver/gold target, located at the company's San Jose project in southern Argentina. A blind target, discovered through drilling in 2003, Huevos Verdes East is adjacent to our Huevos Verdes high-grade silver/gold project under construction with a bankable feasibility study in progress.
Strong growth of Scania bus sales in Russia
SODERTALJE, Sweden, Jan. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since the start in 2002, Scania has sold 250 Russian-produced city buses to customers in the Russian Federation, 100 of which to the city of St Petersburg. Sales in 2004 alone reached 136 and an intercity model will now be added to the range.
Pacificorp Selects KWI to Support Expanding Energy Management Business
HOUSTON, Jan. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- KWI, the leading provider of risk management and trading software for the global energy industry, today announced that PacifiCorp, a subsidiary of ScottishPower, has contracted to upgrade its energy trading and risk management (ETRM) system to KWI's K2. PacifiCorp made the decision to deploy K2 to help support the growth of its energy management business and address the increasing levels of regulatory compliance.