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Emulex LP9802 PCI-X HBA Achieves Qualification by Hitachi Data Systems
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the market leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs) and a leading supplier of intelligent building blocks for next generation storage networking systems, today announced that Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT), has qualified Emulex's LP9802 PCI-X 2Gb/s Fibre Channel HBA for use with its Lightning 9900(tm), Lightning 9900 V Series, and Thunder 9500(tm) V Series storage systems. Hitachi Data Systems' qualification of Emulex's LP9802 with its storage systems ensures seamless operation of the two companies' products for customers using Solaris operating environments.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Receives Louisiana Performance Excellence Award
LAKE CHARLES, La., Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Louisiana Quality Foundation has named Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Lake Charles Manufacturing Center as a winner of its 2003 Louisiana Performance Excellence Award, the foundation's highest quality honor. The Louisiana Performance Excellence Award, with criteria and processes identical to the U.S. Commerce Department's Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, is an annual recognition of Louisiana organizations that achieve high levels of performance excellence and excel in the application of outstanding quality principles. Organizations that serve as role models for quality, customer satisfaction and performance excellence are considered for this award.
Cycle Country Announces Auditor Change
MILFORD, Iowa, Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cycle Country Accessories Corp. (AMEX:ATC), the recognized leader in developing and manufacturing custom-fitted accessories for the all-terrain vehicle (ATV), announced today that it has retained Henjes, Conner, Williams, and Grimsley, L.L.P as its independent auditors, effective immediately. Henjes, Conner, Williams, and Grimsley, L.L.P replaces Tedder, James, Worden & Associates, P.A. who has served as the company's independent auditors since Cycle Country went public in 2002.
RedOctane -- Woman Loses 95 Lbs Playing Video Games
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- This January millions of Americans begin the new year with resolutions to lose weight through diet and exercise. Tanya Jessen of Seattle, Washington, has discovered an innovative method for losing weight by playing Dance Dance Revolution (DDR) games. Tanya is teaming up with RedOctane, makers of the Ignition(tm) Dance Pad, to educate consumers about this fun new way to reach their weight loss goals.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Wireless Enters "Short Message Service" Market Through Strategic Partnership with SMS@ctive Technologies, Corp.
YARDLEY, Pa., Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc., (OTCBB:FLIP) an operator of retail wireless locations that markets and sells next generation wireless products, services and operates Wi-Fi HotSpot's, announced today it has entered into a strategic partnership with Vancouver-based wireless content developer SMS@ctive(tm)Technologies, Corp. (OTCBB:SMSE).
Cyber Digital, Inc.
Cyber Digital, Inc. Unveils VoIP Softswitch to Carry Voice Services Over the Internet Protocol
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cyber Digital, Inc. (OTCBB:CYBD), a leading developer of an array of ultra-high performance Internet Protocal (IP) routers, gateways, firewalls and servers for digital broadband and virtual private network (VPN) services, today announced expanding its product line to include Voice-Over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) softswitch.