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ProAct IT Group
ProAct to Deliver Storage Solution to One of Switzerland's Largest Hospitals
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Canton Hospital Basel has taken the first step towards implementing Storage Area Network Technology. ProAct Datasystems AG has been chosen as the Swiss hospital's strategic partner for the installation of the new storage solution. The choice of partner is the first step in a large- scale project with the purpose of securing access to hospital information.
Skanska Awarded Another Power Contract in New York Valued at USD 39.9 M, or SEK 424 M
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska's U.S. subsidiary, Slattery Skanska, has been awarded another contract from KeySpan Energy Development Corp. to construct an additional power plant in Port Jefferson, New York. The contract is valued at USD 39.9 M, or about SEK 424 M. In December last year, Slattery Skanska was awarded a similar project by the same customer valued at USD 33.4 M, or about SEK 355 M.
Microsoft and Anoto Announce Strategic Alliance to Offer Pen-Based Communications Using the Microsoft .NET Platform
LUND, Sweden and REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT) and Anoto AB today announced a strategic alliance to deliver an enhanced communications experience for users as a result of Anoto's adoption and incorporation of the Microsoft(r) .NET Platform into its pen-based technologies. Anoto, a subsidiary of C Technologies AB, provides an electronic pen-and-paper platform upon which developers can build solutions to transmit written text, graphics and background forms to PCs, as well as to devices such as cellular phones, pagers and PDAs.
Old Mutual plc
Nedcor Investment Bank Limited Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2001
LONDON, Feb. 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old Mutual plc (LSE:OML) is an integrated financial services group, based in London, with a substantial life assurance business in southern Africa, annuity business in the United States, an international range of businesses in asset management (including unit trusts, portfolio management and stockbroking services), together with businesses in banking and general insurance.