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Girls Matter: Be the Girl You Wanna Be!
DETROIT, Feb. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Franchon Stinger of Fox 2 News will act as host and Mistress of Ceremonies at the annual Girls Matter Conference geared towards girls ages 9-17, their parents and professionals who serve them. Friday, March 2 at Wayne State University, in the Community Arts Auditorium from 6:30PM-8:30PM, will kick off the first day of the conference with Karen Bokram, Founding Editor and Publisher of Girl's Life Magazine who will deliver her keynote address for the conference. This will set the stage for the workshops that will take place the following day, Saturday, March 3, from 9:00AM to 2:15PM at Schoolcraft College in Livonia at the VisTaTech Center.
Independent Testing Firm, Demartek, Finds Emulex HBAnyware Software Superior in Its Class
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced the results of an evaluation report by Demartek, a firm specializing in independent analysis and lab validation testing of server, storage and security technologies, that compares the ease of installation and use of Emulex's HBAnyware(r) management software against a competing solution from QLogic(r) Corporation. Emulex HBAnyware is a powerful HBA management suite designed for efficient, scaleable administration of enterprise-class SAN connectivity. The Demartek report found that overall, Emulex HBAnyware was easier to deploy and use in large storage environments and has a more complete set of features than QLogic SANsurfer(r) FC HBA Manager, especially for setting detailed control and diagnosis of HBAs.
CDMA Development Group
KDDI Continues to Lead in Net Subscriber Additions
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) today congratulated KDDI for signing up more new users than their rivals since Japan's mobile number portability (MNP) rules took effect on October 24, 2006. Of the more than one million subscribers who changed their service provider between October 24, 2006 and January 31, 2007, KDDI has witnessed a net increase of 600,000 3G subscribers, while the other Japanese operators have seen a net reduction. Also, when considering all new subscriptions with the past three months ending in January 2007, KDDI garnered 67 percent of the total number of net subscriptions.
Emulex Announces Support for HP Virtual Connect Fibre Channel Module
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced its support for the HP Virtual Connect Fibre Channel (FC) module within the latest release of its HBAnyware(r) management software. Emulex HBAnyware is a powerful FC host bus adapter (HBA) management suite designed for efficient, scalable administration of enterprise-class SAN connectivity, which fully interoperates with HP BladeSystem c-Class featuring Virtual Connect. HP Virtual Connect technology aggregates the blade server connections within the BladeSystem c-Class chassis so that networked storage environments can communicate with pools of server blades, which simplifies the deployment of SANs by decoupling the server management from the storage administration.