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Discovery Labs Announces Federal Court's Dismissal of Class Action Law Suits
WARRINGTON, Pa., March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), a biotechnology company focused on developing its proprietary surfactant replacement therapies to address various respiratory conditions, announced today that the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, granted the Company's Motion to Dismiss the Second Consolidated Amended Complaint that was filed against the Company and two of its executive officers on November 30, 2006.
QLogic Certified as Five-Star Vendor From CMP's VARBusiness and GovernmentVAR Magazines
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches, today announced it was recognized by two prominent CMP Technology publications, VARBusiness and GovernmentVAR, as one of North America's top information technology (IT) vendors in terms of the partnership programs it offers to solution providers that sell its products and services to end users and the public sector. QLogic was certified as a Five-Star Partner by both publications, acknowledging its commitment and strength of its programs for IT integrators, resellers and consultants. The guides appear in the March 19, 2007, issues of GovernmentVAR and VARBusiness.
ClickTracks KPI Report Scores High Marks With Customers
SANTA CRUZ, Calif., March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ClickTracks, a recognized innovator in the field of web site analytics, recently released version 6.5 of its web analytics software. ClickTracks (www.clicktracks.com) customers are especially impressed with the new Key Performance Indicators (KPI) report. Key Performance Indicators are commonly described as ratios or percentages that businesses use to better understand how their business is performing. ClickTracks measures key performance indicators by displaying each performance indicator in a timeline for over a dozen metrics combined with custom labels or group segments.
Photo Release -- Houston's Population Growth Demands Life Flight Fleet Expansion
HOUSTON, March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Memorial Hermann Foundation today announced a $40 million fundraising campaign to purchase six new state-of-the-art helicopters to service Houston and its 150-mile radius. Currently, Life Flight's four helicopters are the busiest in the country and cannot meet increased demand from Houston's growing population. The new aircraft will be faster, larger, safer, more quiet and better equipped, and will cut response time by as much as 15 minutes -- or 33 percent -- allowing for an increase in missions flown.
New York, Tokyo, London, Paris: Cities of Opportunity? Stay Tuned
NEW YORK, March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Emerging cities such as Shanghai and Singapore may outperform traditional metropolises in the new knowledge economy, based on a global study released today by the Partnership for New York City and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. The study, Cities of Opportunity: Business-Readiness Indicators for the 21st Century, examined 11 major cities using nine indicators and 32 variables, such as broadband capacity, transportation infrastructure, diversity and working age population.
NVE Notified of Grant of VMRAM Patent
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NVE Corporation (Nasdaq:NVEC) announced today that it has been notified by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) of the expected grant of a patent relating to Vertical Transport Magnetoresistive Random Access Memory (VMRAM).