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Lantronix WiBox Wirelessly Networks Existing Equipment in Minutes
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lantronix (Nasdaq:LTRX), today announced the newest version of its award-winning WiBox(r) wireless Device Server(tm) to serve the growing demand for WiFi technology that allows companies to remotely manage and control their appliances and machines over the network or the Internet. The new WiBox delivers support for the latest generation 802.11 standards and adds wired Ethernet connectivity for more complete configuration flexibility when in the field. Specialized features offer additional options and ease of configuration making serial or Ethernet device connectivity possible in just minutes, regardless of the application. WiBox provides an ideal solution for companies looking to network-enable a variety of machines and appliances ranging from plant equipment to corporate security systems by utilizing the most widely adopted wireless network standard, 802.11.
QLogic Showcases High Performance Fibre Channel and InfiniBand Adapters for Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor-Based Servers
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- INTEL DEVELOPER FORUM -- QLogic(r) Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches, today is demonstrating its SANblade(r) QLE2460 4Gb Fibre Channel HBAs, the fastest HBAs for the new Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 5100 Series, along with other members of the Intel IHV Optimization Community at this year's Intel Developer Forum. QLogic is also demonstrating interoperability between its InfiniPath(r) InfiniBand adapters and Ethernet networks running the OpenFabrics Enterprise Distribution (OFED) 1.0 for Linux-based data center fabrics.
Sierra Gold Corporation
Sierra Gold Announces Acquisition of Gold Property
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sierra Gold Corporation (Pink Sheets:SGCP) has acquired from Northern Star Resources Ltd., the mining rights to a 40 sq.km. gold property in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The acquisition of the Pampana gold concession serves as a platform to engage in a greenstone belt area with proven historical exploration and geology.
UNR Holdings, Inc.
Promotora Valle Hermoso Announces Land Acquisition
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Promotora Valle Hermoso (OTCBB:PVLH), one of the leading providers of housing solutions in Ecuador, is pleased to announce that on September 21, 2006 it entered into an agreement to acquire 20,450 square feet of land in the northern part of Quito, Ponciano county, in exchange for 228,857 restricted common shares of Promotora Valle Hermoso. The closing of the transaction is expected to occur on or about October 10, 2006.
McDATA Helps National Bank Improve Access to Data and Reduce Reliance on Physical Storage Resources
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- McDATA Corporation (Nasdaq:MCDTA) (Nasdaq:MCDT), a leading provider of data access solutions, announced today that a large national bank chose McDATA Virtual Tape Library (VTL) solutions to improve the reliability of backed up data on the corporate network while reducing its reliance on physical storage resources. As a result of the solution, the bank is better able to provide account information to customer service representatives, improve backup and restore performance and save more than $15 million per year on media, bandwidth and management.
Best in Class: Telenor Investor Relations
FORNEBU, Norway, Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telenor received both the prize for "Best Overall Performance" and the prize for "Best IR Team" when The Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts today presented the Stockman prize for 2006. The prize is awarded yearly to stock listed companies in Norway with the best performance on financial and investor information.
Arkados Group Inc.
Arkados Demonstrates Whole-House Connectivity At Intel Developer Forum
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arkados, Inc., the HomePlug(r) Applications Company, today demonstrated whole-house connectivity incorporating HomePlug powerline communications standards at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco. The whole-house security and audio demonstrations include the popular Internet radio application, streaming music direct-to-speaker with no computer required. Arkados' AI-1100 system-on-chip (SoC) serves as the versatile platform upon which hundreds of HomePlug-compliant audio, video, security and home efficiency applications can be designed. The demonstration can be viewed at the HomePlug Alliance Community in the IDF Technology Showcase.