latest news releases from the newsroom
E.ON Benelux Goes Live with KWI for Multi-Commodity Trading
HOUSTON, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KWI, the leading provider of risk management and trading software for the global energy industry, today announced that E.ON Benelux, a leading power generator in the Netherlands, has successfully completed the first phase of its energy trading and risk management (ETRM) deployment. The company has replaced multiple in-house applications with KWI's market-proven kW3000 ETRM software platform to provide a centralized view of its complex multi-commodity energy portfolio, increase business performance and reduce its exposure to risk. The company plans to further upgrade its system in 2004.
Red Hat to List Emulex HBAs and Linux Drivers as 'Certified for Red Hat Enterprise Linux'
COSTA MESA, Calif., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the world leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters and a provider of intelligent building blocks for the storage networking industry, and Red Hat (Nasdaq:RHAT), the world's leading provider of open source to the enterprise, today announced their joint plans to provide best-in-class open source drivers and end-user support to the enterprise storage community.
Market Pulse -- Before the Bell Hot Stock Alerts for Monday, July 26, 2004: ROOG, INTC, GSPM, LGF
ATLANTA, July 26, 2004 - Market-Pulse.com is pleased to introduce our featured stock, ROO Group, Inc. (OTCBB:ROOG), to the investment community! ROO Group is new to Market Pulse and is poised to become a significant player in the video content industry! ROO Group has had some excellent news announcements out lately and one again before today's opening bell! The release is regarding ROO Media and Verizon Online partnering to give customers "The Big Picture." This could be excellent news for investors! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective are:
Legend Studios Begins Direct Response Sales
ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Legend Studios Inc., a subsidiary of Legend Mobile Inc. (OTCBB:LGMB) today announced that is has become a reseller of products manufactured by Certified Natural Laboratories Inc. The company now markets a selection of their products directly to consumers via the eight radio stations that it currently operates.
Oakley Announces Plans For Flagship London O Store
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced plans for a flagship company owned O Store(r) located in the Covent Garden area of London. This latest addition to the company's expanding retail presence is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2005 on King Street and will be owned and operated by Oakley's wholly owned subsidiary, Oakley U.K. Ltd.
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Buffalo Technology and ABIT Collaborate on DDR2 Technology
AUSTIN, Texas, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Buffalo Technology (USA), Inc., an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of memory products, and ABIT Computer, a leading manufacturer of high performance motherboards and video cards, today announced that the companies have teamed up for the cross-validation of Buffalo's DDR2 memory modules with ABIT's motherboards.
Wolters Kluwer appoints Mark Sherman as Chief Human Resources Officer for North America
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer, a leading multinational publisher and information services company, announced today the appointment of Mark Sherman as Chief Human Resources Officer, North America. He succeeds Kathy Baker, who was named Senior Vice President, Corporate Human Resources for all of Wolters Kluwer nv in January 2004.With more than 20 years of experience in his field, Mr. Sherman is well-positioned to further develop and implement the Human Resources aspect of the Wolters Kluwer three-year strategy to deliver improved and sustained value to customers and shareholders. A key facet of this strategy entails the implementation of Shared Services organizations for Wolters Kluwer's operations in North America and Europe.
FCIA Endorses New Class of Hybrid Fibre Channel Disk Drives
SAN FRANCISCO, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) today announced that it is endorsing a new class of hybrid disk drives conceived by HP, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies and Seagate Technology. These hybrid drives combine a Fibre Channel interface with a low-cost-per-gigabyte, high-capacity disk drive mechanism to enable a new class of storage devices costing significantly less per gigabyte than mission-critical Fibre Channel drives.