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QLogic InfiniBand Host Channel Adapters Outperform Competition in New MPI Benchmark Suite From SPEC
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing, today announced that QLogic(r) InfiniBand host channel adapters (HCAs) are the undisputed leaders based on a new benchmark suite just released by the Standard Performance Evaluation Corp. (SPEC(r)). The new suite, SPEC MPI2007, measures the performance of parallel computing systems and clusters running message-passing interface (MPI) applications, providing performance metrics that can be used to compare different hardware architectures, inter-connects, processors, memory hierarchy, compilers, and MPI implementations.
ADVA Optical Networking
ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 3000RE Significantly Expands Texas Research-and-Education Network
MAHWAH, N.J. and MUNICH, Germany, July 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ADVA Optical Networking today announced that the Lonestar Education and Research Network (LEARN) has deployed the ADVA Fiber Service Platform (FSP) 3000RE as part of its ongoing expansion to 14 cities and 25 colleges and universities across Texas. LEARN, a non-profit collaboration of the institutions linked by the network, has deployed an architecture that supports advanced network services for research, education, healthcare and economic development.
Gevity HR, Inc.
Gevity Releases 'Top Five Hiring Mistakes Small Businesses Make'
BRADENTON, Fla., July 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Gevity (Nasdaq:GVHR), which serves as the full-service human resources department for small and mid-sized businesses, today released its list of the top five hiring mistakes made by small businesses when recruiting and hiring employees. Developed from Cornell University/Gevity research and surveys of small business owners, the list is a handy tip sheet for recruiting and hiring top talent.