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QLogic SANbox 9000 Core Switches and SANbox 5600 Stackable Switches Qualified with Mac OS X Tiger and Xserve RAID
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches, today announced that QLogic(r) SANbox(r) 9000 and SANbox 5600 Series of switches are now qualified for use with Mac OS X version 10.4 "Tiger," Mac OS X Server version 10.4 "Tiger," and Xsan, the storage area network (SAN) file system for Mac OS X. Designed to meet the rigorous price and performance demands of datacenters using Xserve and Xserve RAID, the SANbox 9000 is a new class of core switch that takes less rack space, power and cooling than any director switch available today. Designed to provide a low cost of entry and modular scalability, the SANbox 5600 Series is a stackable switch featuring high performance 4Gb and 10Gb Fibre Channel ports.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Achieves Two Major Development Milestones on F-35 Lightning II Program
PALMDALE, Calif., Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today reached two major milestones on the F-35 Lightning II aircraft program: the delivery of the center fuselage for the first U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) variant and the start of assembly of the center fuselage for the first U.S. Navy variant. The company celebrated the milestones at a ceremony held at the company's F-35 manufacturing facility in Palmdale, Calif.
United Online, Inc.
New Features Transform PrivatePhone From Disposable Phone Number to Must Have for Social Networking Communities
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PrivatePhone(tm), the free phone number and voicemail service from United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), has added three exciting new Web features designed to enhance its members' social networking experience by allowing them to interact by voicemail online. PrivatePhone now enables members to embed their voicemails in a Web site or blog, store up to 10,000 voicemails, and post a glitter graphics version of their phone number online.
Atlas Mining Company
Nano Clay and Technologies, Inc. to Attend Conference
SILVER CITY, Utah, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Nano Clay and Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Mining Company (OTCBB:ALMI), will be attending the 31st International Cocoa Beach Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, sponsored by the American Ceramic Society, in Daytona Beach, Florida from January 21st through 26th, 2007. This will be the first of several trade shows and technical society meetings that Nano Clay and Technologies, Inc. will attend during 2007. According to Dr. Ron Price, President of Nano Clay and Technologies, Inc., "We intend to make the technical clay community aware of our line of halloysite clay products. Although we already have many interested potential customers, we want to be able to make our unique halloysite available to as many buyers as possible." Nano Clay and Technologies, Inc. will be among approximately 80 exhibitors displaying state-of-the-art products, services, and techniques. The show will also have 10 symposia and 3 focus topic sessions including an Emerging Opportunities Symposium. Dr. Ron Price went on to say, "We will be exhibiting our line of Halloysite NanoClay for the Ceramics and Composites market in booth no. 216. If you are in the Daytona area in January, drop by and see us."
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Executives to Publicly Sign 'Keep Delta My Delta' Petition
ATLANTA, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Following the filing of Delta's standalone plan of reorganization and Delta's rejection of US Airways' unsolicited merger proposal, Delta Air Lines executives, the chairman of the Delta Master Executive Council of the Air Line Pilots Association and a Delta Board Council representative will publicly say "no" to US Airways' hostile takeover bid by signing the Keep Delta My Delta petition. The petition is also available to the public at www.keepdeltamydelta.org.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Community Support Grows for 'Keep Delta My Delta!'
ATLANTA, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Community leaders and Delta Air Lines people will gather in nine cities today to say "no" to the US Airways hostile takeover bid and share concerns about the potential negative impact this takeover could have on communities, including fare increases, job losses, and fewer travel choices.