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QLogic SANblade 2400 Series 4Gb HBAs Enable Higher Server Consolidation in VMware Environments
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., March 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches today announced that its SANblade(r) 2400 Series 4Gb Fibre Channel HBAs deliver excellent performance in VMware(r) environments. Running real-world applications like Oracle and MS-Exchange on VMware ESX Server, QLogic SANblade 4Gb Fibre Channel HBAs delivered up to 38 percent more I/Os per second (IOPs) and throughput than the closest competitor as documented in recent comparative testing. While the competitor's HBA performance reached a plateau in tests with just two virtual machines, QLogic SANblade 4Gb Fibre Channel HBAs continued to scale with four virtual machines and beyond.
Airvana to Provide 'Flat-Architecture' Radio Access Network Platform
ORLANDO, Fla., March 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Airvana, Inc. (www.airvana.com), an innovator and leader in mobile broadband infrastructure based on 3G wireless IP packet data technology, today announced a new 1xEV-DO Radio Access Network (RAN) based on a collapsed or "flat" architecture. This new "flat RAN" will make mobile broadband networks more reliable, more flexible, easier to engineer and deploy, and less costly to operate by reducing the number of network elements required to build 1xEV-DO networks.
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ARI Introduces Two-Prong Telematics Program That Ensures the Most Efficient Solution
MT. LAUREL, N.J., March 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Automotive Resources International (ARI), a leading global fleet solutions provider specializing in complex car and truck fleet management, has partnered with Netistix Technologies and Networkcar, Inc. to offer a two-pronged telematics approach: a wireless solution for active transmission of data over cellular service, and a system for passive collection of data and transmission of that data from a central site over short range, high speed wireless networks. Both solutions integrate telematics and fleet management data through ARI's web-based ARI insights(tm), an intelligent web-based car and truck fleet management system. This integrated solution will help to reduce fleet operating costs and improve overall company productivity.