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Alera Technologies' New CD Copy Tower 40 Family
VAN NUYS, Calif., Sept. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced DVD and CD Recording Solutions, releases its new 1:3 and 1:7 CD Copy Tower 40(TM), 40x multi-drive CD duplicators offering stand alone CD duplication in 3 recorder and 7 recorder tower configurations. The CD Copy Tower 40 family includes, all in one unit, a professional duplicator controller that boasts over 40 control functions and that can write on the fly simultaneously to either three or seven 40x CD-Recorders without needing a Hard Disk Drive.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Announces Dividend on 13% Preferred Stock
OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) today declared an in-kind dividend on its outstanding 13% Senior Exchangeable Preferred Stock. The dividend will be payable on November 1, 2002 to holders of record at the close of business on October 15, 2002. The CUSIP number for the 13% Senior Exchangeable Preferred Stock is 256072 50 5.
The Seidler Companies
The Seidler Companies Launches Restructuring Division
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Seidler Companies, a premier middle-market investment bank, today announced the launch of a new division to provide restructuring services for middle-market companies (those with revenues of $50-$500 million). Restructuring expert Daniel Harrow, who formerly was a partner at distressed company advisors Chanin and Company and operated his own restructuring firm, was named managing director of the team. Harrow's 25-year career includes experience with several high-profile restructurings such as Carter Hawley Hale, Greyhound, Orange County and Hamburger Hamlet.
Virage Offers Free Online Seminar About Enterprise Webcasting
SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE) a leading provider of video and rich media communication software, announced that the Company will host a free online seminar about its latest software release, VS Webcasting(TM) 2.0. Announced this month and shipping to customers today, VS Webcasting is the industry's first comprehensive enterprise-scale application that allows organizations to produce live, rebroadcast, and on-demand Webcasts in-house. Virage has teamed with Intel (Nasdaq:INTC) to host this free Webcast on September 26 at 9:30 a.m. PT (12:30 p.m. ET).
HiQ is Commissioned to Integrate a Gaming Platform for De Lotto in The Netherlands
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 23, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- HiQ, the Nordic IT and management consultancy, has been commissioned to work on an adaptation and integration as Veikkaus, the Finnish national lottery, licenses its Internet gaming platform to De Lotto, the Dutch national lottery. The gaming platform enables gaming directly over the Internet. De Lotto launched the system last week with their sports betting games.