latest news releases from the newsroom
MiddleEastPostBox.com Launches Guide to Best Practices for Email Marketing in the Middle East
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MiddleEastPostBox.com has launched the Best Practices Guide to Email Marketing for organizations that intend to use the power of the web to reach out to new customers in new markets. According to Sharad Agarwal, CEO of Cyber Gear, the company that owns MiddleEastPostBox.com, "The Best Practices Guide is yet another initiative from us to set standards in an industry that has a huge potential in helping organizations expand their business in reaching out to a large population of online subscribers."
QLogic Demonstrates End-to-End Support for NPIV and Virtual Fabrics At LinuxWorld
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- LinuxWorld -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing, today announced it is demonstrating end-to-end support of its HBA virtualization technologies in the Novell booth at the LinuxWorld show this week in San Francisco. Show attendees will witness a live demonstration of virtual machine (VM) migration, leveraging the N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) functionality of QLogic(r) SANblade(r) Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs) and SANbox(r) switches in a standard Linux environment. QLogic and Novell have been actively collaborating since 2006 to bring the benefits of hardware virtualization capabilities in Fibre Channel HBAs to Novell's SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) customers.
NASDAQ Announces July Performance Statistics
NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced its consolidated market performance statistics for the NASDAQ Market Center for the month of July.
Patient Portal Technologies, Inc.
Patient Portal Technologies to Acquire 22 Hospital Contracts, Adding $5.1 Million in Revenue
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Patient Portal Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:PPRG) announced today that the Company had agreed to acquire patient communications services contracts for 22 hospitals in the northeastern United States from Worldnet Communications Inc. of Syracuse, NY. The contracts represent approximately $5.1 million in current annual revenue and will be acquired for $1.5 million in cash and a combination of common stock and convertible Preferred Stock, with a total transaction value of $4 million. The transaction is expected to close before the end of August.
Tikvah Therapeutics, Inc.
Tikvah Therapeutics Licenses Unique Solution Formulations Useful in the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Including Spinal Muscular Atrophy, From Navinta, LLC
ATLANTA, Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Tikvah Therapeutics, Inc. (Tikvah), a biopharmaceutical company focused on new treatment options to better manage central nervous system diseases, and Ewing, N.J.-based Navinta, LLC (Navinta) announced today that Tikvah has entered into an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement that encompasses unique solution formulations, including a proprietary formulation of sodium phenylbutyrate, and methods of use and treatments of a variety of neurodegenerative disorders including, amongst others, spinal muscular atrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multiple sclerosis, and certain metabolic disorders.
STEC Unveils MACH8 Solid State Drive Product Family; First SSD Family Optimized for Enterprise Servers and Storage Arrays
SANTA ANA, Calif., Aug. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- STEC (Nasdaq:STEC) today announced the MACH8(tm) product family of Solid State Drives (SSDs). Ideal as reliable, drop-in replacements for hard disk drives (HDDs), MACH8 SSDs are designed to deliver industry-leading performance and security for Enterprise storage applications at a competitive cost. MACH8 has two product variations -- a version optimized for high random read and write IOPS (MACH8-IOPS), and a base version (MACH8), making the product optimal for multiple applications in the Enterprise.