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Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Names Roger Derby as Director of Operations
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS) a Delaware Corporation, has filled another key staff position. Roger Derby, who has had previous experience in a Pizza and Subs restaurant in New England, has left his position in the travel industry in Maine to take on numerous responsibilities with Unique Pizza and Subs. His role as Director of Operations will include assisting in the setting up and construction of new franchises, training of CRC (Customer Response Center) personnel and general operational functions, including site evaluations for prospective new markets.
NetManage OnWeb Selected by Global Insurance Group
CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetManage, Inc. (Nasdaq:NETM), a software company that provides solutions for integrating, Web enabling and accessing enterprise information systems, today announced that Aviva Italia, part of the world's sixth-largest insurance group, has deployed NetManage OnWeb(r) to create Web applications that securely streamline access to CICS-based business data, enabling partners to reference and quote policies using real-time integrated services. With the easy-to-use Web-based interface and information system, Aviva's partners, including banks and agencies throughout Europe, can easily and more accurately execute policy transactions to improve efficiency and customer service.
O2Micro International Limited
O2Micro Issued Smart Card System and IC Controller Patent
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Sept. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (SEHK:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, was issued 12 claims under United States patent number 7,076,589 for its Smart Card System and IC Controller invention; a division of the invention issued October 2004 under United States patent number 6,807,597.
Intelligent Systems Corporation
Intelligent Systems Completes Sale of Minority Stake in Horizon Software
NORCROSS, Ga., Sept. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation (AMEX:INS) today announced the sale of its minority interest in Horizon Software, Inc., a privately held software company headquartered in Loganville, Georgia. Effective as of August 31, 2006, Intelligent Systems sold its entire holdings of Series A Preferred Shares of Horizon to Horizon Software Holdings, Inc. (the "Buyer"), an entity comprised of Horizon's founder and other officers of the company. ISC sold the Horizon stock for an aggregate price of $5.7 million, consisting of $2.85 million in cash at the closing and a secured promissory note of Buyer for $2.85 million due January 31, 2007.