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Emulex LightPulse 8Gb/s Fibre Channel HBAs Certified for Citrix XenServer Environments
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced that its LightPulse(r) family of 8Gb/s Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) are now verified for use with the new Citrix(r) XenServer(tm) 5 virtualization software. Customers can now benefit from the enhanced virtualization features, advanced Linux driver architecture and robust bandwidth Emulex 8Gb/s HBAs offer.
Emulex FCoE Converged Network Adapter Certified for VMware ESX
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced that the Emulex LightPulse(r) LP21000 family of Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Converged Network Adapters (CNAs) has been certified for VMware ESX. Emulex CNAs provide VMware customers with transparent network and storage connectivity for both physical and virtual environments, coupled with the ability to leverage existing management tools and processes associated with Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) already deployed.
QLogic 2500 Series 8Gb Fibre Channel Adapters Added to Sun Microsystems Storage Portfolio
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VMworld -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced that Sun Microsystems is now offering Sun-branded 8Gb Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), based on QLogic(r) technology. Available to customers as Sun StorageTek single and dual-port 8Gb Fibre Channel adapters, these innovative products double the performance of previous generation Fibre Channel adapters in Windows, Linux and Solaris OS environments, reduce disk-to-disk replication times, and significantly shorten data backups at low power levels.
QLogic 8000 Series Converged Network Adapters Enable Network Consolidation With VMware ESX
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VMworld -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions and the first company to ship Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) converged network adapters (CNAs), is demonstrating at VMworld 2008 the live migration of virtual machines running on the commercially available QLogic 8000 Series adapters in VMware ESX virtualized environments. Using VMware management utilities, QLogic will showcase the migration of virtual machines across FCoE and Fibre Channel hosts, and data files across storage arrays without service disruption. Data centers can now leverage QLogic 8000 Series FCoE adapters to achieve server, network and storage consolidation with end-to-end interoperability.
SIGA Technologies, Inc.
NIH Funds SIGA Lassa Antiviral Program
NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SIGA Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIGA), a company specializing in the development of pharmaceutical agents to fight biowarfare pathogens, today announced that it has received the third year of grant funding for its ongoing Lassa fever antiviral research. This award provides an additional $3,655,000 from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), on top of the $2,089,000 in funding that SIGA has already received from this grant.