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QLogic Ships Industry's First Combined Ethernet/Fibre Channel ExpressModule for Sun Blade Systems
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing (HPC), today announced that the industry's first combination 4Gb Fibre Channel/1Gb Ethernet ExpressModule is now shipping for Sun Blade(tm) 6000 and 8000 systems. The plug-and-play QEM3472 ExpressModule, available from Sun as the Sun StorageTek(tm) Dual 4 Gb Fibre Channel Dual GbE ExpressModule Host Bus Adapter, can be added or removed without powering down or opening Sun Blade systems, maintaining precious uptime. Designed by QLogic based on the PCI ExpressModule industry standard specification the innovative quad port ExpressModule doubles the number of I/O ports available to users.
QLogic Announces General Availability of World's Fastest InfiniBand HCA, Based On QLogic TrueScale ASIC Platform
DRESDEN, Germany, June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ISC Show -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing (HPC), today announced it is now shipping in volume the highest performing InfiniBand(r) host channel adapter (HCA) in the industry, based on the QLogic(r) TrueScale(tm) ASIC platform for Double Data Rate (DDR) and Quad Data Rate (QDR) InfiniBand. The powerful new QLogic 7200 Series DDR HCAs are based on the TrueScale DDR(tm) ASIC and deliver a higher messaging rate and lower scalable latency than any competitive cluster interconnect available today. QDR adapters based on the TrueScale QDR(tm) ASIC will be available at the end of 2008. The new QLogic 7200 family of HCAs also represents the advancement of InfiniBand as a highly reliable network solution for HPC customers, with the industry's first three-year warranty backed by global service and support.
Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Acurox Tablets Meet Primary Endpoint in Pivotal Phase III Study
PALATINE, Ill. and BRISTOL, Tenn., June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACUR) and King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE:KG) today announced positive top-line results from Acura's pivotal Phase III study, AP-ADF-105 ("Study 105"). Both strengths of Acurox(tm) Tablets met the primary pain relief endpoint compared to placebo (p=.0001, and p less than.0001). The most prevalent reported adverse events in patients receiving Acurox(tm) Tablets were nausea, vomiting, dizziness, pruritis and flushing. Study 105 was conducted under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") Special Protocol Assessment ("SPA") provision. Acura and King expect to submit a New Drug Application ("NDA") for Acurox(tm) Tablets to the FDA by the end of this year with a targeted indication for the relief of moderate to severe pain where the use of an immediate release, orally administered, opioid analgesic tablet is appropriate.
Aspire International, Inc.
Aspire Announces Approval From Chinese Government
TORONTO, June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Aspire International, Inc's ("Aspire" or the "Company") (OTCBB:APIT) wholly owned subsidiary Aspire GuangXi announced today that the Company has received the approval of a business license from the Chinese Government.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Partners With TSA to Launch Paperless Mobile Check-in At New York-LaGuardia
NEW YORK, June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) is putting even greater convenience in the hands of its New York-LaGuardia customers by partnering with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to launch paperless mobile check-in for domestic travel on Delta and Delta Connection flights departing from Delta's main terminal at LaGuardia Airport, effective today.
Futuremedia Learning Event Shows Next Generation Learning Communities in Action
BRIGHTON, England, June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Futuremedia Learning, a leading e-learning provider and a division of Futuremedia plc (OTCBB:FMDAY), will showcase its work with clients in building successful Next Generation Learning Communities in an event held in London this June. Learning Communities in Action (26th June, Southbank Centre, London) is a knowledge-sharing workshop featuring client case studies and a presentation by the Bupa Learning & Development team.
SearchPath International Reports Strong Growth Despite Negative Job Market Indicators
CLEVELAND, June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SearchPath International (http://www.searchpath.com/), a Cleveland-based franchisor of talent acquisition professional services firms that opened 60 offices in its first two and a half years, is poised for continued growth as office revenue increased during the first quarter of 2008 and the economy ripens for franchising.