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Lantronix SecureBox Receives Control Engineering's 2005 Editor's Choice Award
IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTRX), a leader in device networking and data center management technologies, today announced its SecureBox(tm) received a 2005 Editor's Choice Award from Control Engineering magazine. Selected by Control Engineering editors, SecureBox was one of the most significant innovations featured in Control Engineering or Control Engineering Online. Editors evaluated hundreds of nominees and selected the winners based on their service to the industry, technology advancement and market impact.
President of Pakistan to Visit Telenor
OSLO, Norway, Jan. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In connection with Pakistan's President, General Pervez Musharraf's visit to Norway on 23-25 January, the President will pay a visit to Telenor on 24 January 15:00-17:00 CET. The President will participate in a Round Table Conference headed by Telenor's CEO and President, Jon Fredrik Baksaas. The Conference will also include 13 other top executives of Norwegian industry and commerce. President Musharraf expressed a wish to meet with representatives of Norwegian industry, and the Round Table Conference will be on business opportunities in Pakistan. The registered participants at the Conference are (in alphabetical order): Paul Chaffey (Abelia), Ole Enger (Orkla), Thorleif Enger (Yara), Morten Fon (Jotun), Inge K. Hansen (AkerKvaerner), Arve Johansen (Telenor), Miklos Konkoly-Thege (DNV Det Norske Veritas), Helge Lund (Statoil), Asgeir Myhre (Teleplan), Bjoern Olafsson (NERA), Hakan Olsson (Normarc Flight Inspection Systems), Tore Torvund (Hydro) and Erling OEverland (NHO).
Converium Holding AG
Converium Holding Ltd. -- Comprehensive Changes to Its Board of Directors
ZUG, Switzerland, Jan. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Converium Holding Ltd. (NYSE:CHR) will undergo significant changes. Chairman Peter Colombo will step down at the coming Annual General Meeting as he indicated at last year's Annual General Meeting. Vice Chairman Georg Mehl as well as Board members George G.C. Parker and Anton K. Schnyder will not be standing for re-election when their term expires at the 2006 Annual General Meeting. At this meeting, to be held on April 11, 2006, the Board of Directors will propose to Converium's shareholders the election of Lennart Blecher, Detlev Bremkamp and Harald Wiedmann as new members of the Board.
Calypso Wireless, Inc.
Calypso Wireless Receives Purchase Order for US$23.3 Million for the Delivery of its C1250i Dual Mode Wi-Fi-GSM-GPRS VoIP Cellular Phone Connecting With Skype for Long Distance Calls
MIAMI LAKES, Fla., Jan. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Calypso Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CLYW), a leader in advanced wireless telecommunications technology, announced today that it has received a purchase order for US$23.3 million dollars from Centconet SA, for the delivery of the Calypso C1250i Dual Mode Wi-Fi-GSM-GPRS VoIP cellular phone, which runs on a Intel PXA series application processor and Microsoft WinCE 5.0 operating system, and the Calypso C750 Wi-Fi phone.
Labwire Continues Growth; Records Highest Monthly Revenue Ever During the Fourth Quarter
HOUSTON, Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Labwire Inc. (Pink Sheets:LBWR), a leading Employee Screening Solutions Provider, today announced continued revenue growth during the fourth quarter of 2005. The Company continued its record breaking pace, billing the largest revenue amount in its history during the month of November. Additionally, Labwire expects the fourth quarter of 2005 to generate more revenue than any previous fourth quarter in the Company's history, generating significant testing volumes despite seasonal fluctuations that typically decrease activity during this quarter.