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Inside the Board Room -- Author Offers Management Secrets for Business Success
SARVER, Pa., Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In today's business world, money and politics often seem to have replaced talent and skill. The bottom line on an upper management report can often mean someone's career. John A. Michaels sneaks readers inside the boardroom to reveal important career secrets in his new book, Witnessing Corporate Secrets (now available through 1stBooks).
AimNet Solutions, Inc.
AimNet Solutions announces acquisition of Paradigm Technology Partners
NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AimNet Solutions, a managed network and professional services company, today announced the acquisition of Paradigm Technology Partners, a leading provider of managed services and security solutions. The new company will be profitable, cash flow positive, and has received an additional $2.5 million investment, which will fuel expansion through both organic and acquisition growth.
Emulex Corporation Prices Convertible Subordinated Notes
COSTA MESA, Calif., Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) announced today the pricing of $450 million aggregate principal amount of convertible subordinated notes due 2023, which are being issued in a private offering. In addition, the company has granted the initial purchasers of the notes a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $67.5 million in aggregate principal amount of the notes.
Airvana, Inc. Recognized with 3G CDMA Industry Achievement Award for Its Innovative All-IP 1xEV-DO Technology
MIAMI, Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Airvana, Inc. (www.airvananet.com), a provider of All-IP, third-generation (3G) CDMA2000 1xEV-DO infrastructure, today announced the company has been honored as the recipient of the Network Technology Innovation award by the CDMA Development Group (CDG). The award was presented yesterday during the 3G CDMA Industry Achievement Awards ceremony at the CDMA Americas Congress being held this week at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
Pointsec Wins contract worth 1.2m Euros from AstraZenenca to secure their mobile devices
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AstraZeneca, one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies have awarded Pointsec Mobile Technologies a global contract worth 1.2m Euros in license fees to secure their mobile devices with Pointsec(R). The global license will enable AstraZeneca to protect mobile devices with a comprehensive access control and encryption solution to ensure only authorised users gain access to data held on their PCs, laptops, PDAs and smartphones. Delivery is taking place during December 2003, at which time 1m Euro will be recognized as revenue.
USURF America Inc.
USURF Expands High-Speed Services To Arizona
DENVER, Dec. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- USURF America, Inc. (AMEX:UAX), a provider of wireless, high-speed broadband communications services, announced today an agreement with Carriage Manor RV Resort of Mesa, Ariz. to deploy high-speed Internet access through a right-of-entry agreement to more than 900 tenants in the assigned community. USURF will be deploying to the first 30 customers this week.