INQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT:
Dena Grigas, Media Contact
Lages & Associates
Click on a member logo to view information about a
About Advanced Micro Devices
Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE:
AMD) is an innovative technology company dedicated to
collaborating with customers and technology partners
to ignite the next generation of computing and graphics
solutions at work, home and play. For more information,
About APC by Schneider Electric
APC by Schneider Electric, a global leader in critical
power and cooling services, provides industry leading
product, software and systems for home, office, data
center and factory floor applications. Backed by the
strength, experience, and wide network of Schneider
Electrics Critical Power & Cooling Services,
APC delivers well planned, flawlessly installed and
maintained solutions throughout their lifecycle. Through
its unparalleled commitment to innovation, APC delivers
pioneering, energy efficient solutions for critical
technology and industrial applications. In 2007, Schneider
Electric acquired APC and combined it with MGE UPS Systems
to form Schneider Electrics Critical Power &
Cooling Services Business Unit, which recorded 2008
revenue of €2,6 billion (including APC-MGE sales
of $3.7 billion) and employed 12,000 people worldwide.
APC solutions include uninterruptible power supplies
(UPS), precision cooling units, racks, physical security
and design and management software, including APC's
InfraStruXure® architecture, the industrys
most comprehensive integrated power, cooling, and management
solution. Schneider Electric, with 114,000 employees
and operations in 100 countries, achieved sales of €18,3
billion in 2008. All trademarks are the property of
their owners. www.apc.com
Avaya is a recognized leader in delivering communications
capabilities that make the promise of Business Made
Simple a reality for our customers. Our next-generation
technologies, for both service provider and enterprise
networks, support multimedia and business-critical applications.
Avaya's technologies are designed to help eliminate
today's barriers to efficiency, speed and performance
by simplifying networks and connecting people to the
information they need, when they need it. Avaya
does business in more than 150 countries around the
world. For more information, visit Avaya on the
Web at www.avaya.com.
For the latest Avaya news, visit www.avaya.com/news.
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Cisco, (NASDAQ: CSCO), is the worldwide leader in networking
that transforms how people connect, communicate and
collaborate. Information about Cisco can be found
For ongoing news, please go to http://newsroom.cisco.com.
John Noh, Media Contact
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB)
develops and delivers products and technologies that
make the entertainment experience more realistic and
immersive. For four decades Dolby has been at
the forefront of defining high-quality audio and surround
sound in cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, cars,
DVDs, headphones, games, televisions, and personal computers.
Based in San Francisco with European headquarters
in England, the company has entertainment industry liaison
offices in New York and Los Angeles, and licensing liaison
offices in London, Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, and
Tokyo. For more information about Dolby Laboratories
or Dolby(R) technologies, please visit.
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) develops and delivers
products and technologies that make the entertainment
experience more realistic and immersive. For four
decades Dolby has been at the forefront of defining
high-quality audio and surround sound in cinema, broadcast,
home audio systems, cars, DVDs, headphones, games, televisions,
and personal computers. Based in San Francisco
with European headquarters in England, the company has
entertainment industry liaison offices in New York and
Los Angeles, and licensing liaison offices in London,
Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, and Tokyo. For more
information about Dolby Laboratories or Dolby(R) technologies,
please visit www.dolby.com.
EMC helps customers design, build, and manage intelligent,
flexible, and secure information infrastructures. These
infrastructures are the versatile foundations on which
organizations can implement their information lifecycle
strategies, secure their critical information assets,
leverage their content for competitive advantage, automate
their data center operations, reduce power and cooling
costs, and much more.
With an information infrastructure, people can avoid
the potentially serious risks and reduce the significant
costs associated with managing information, while fully
exploiting its value for business advantage. For
more information about EMC, please visit www.emc.com.
Hitachi Global Storage Technologies
Hitachi Global Storage Technologies is a storage technology
leader, founded in 2003 through the combination of Hitachi's
and IBM's hard disk drive businesses. Hitachi
GST enables users to fully engage in the digital lifestyle
by providing high-value hard drives in formats suitable
for the office, on the road and in the home.
With its legacy in hard drive invention, Hitachi GST
will lead the industry in celebrating the hard drive's
golden anniversary in 2006. After five decades
of innovation, the hard drive has had a profound effect
on the computing and consumer electronics industries.
That heritage lives on at Hitachi GST through
products that define the standard for hard drive miniaturization,
capacity, performance and reliability.
With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Hitachi
GST offers a comprehensive range of hard drive products
for desktop computers, high-performance servers, notebooks
and consumer devices. For more information, please
visit the company's web site at www.hitachigst.com.
HP focuses on simplifying technology experiences for
all of its customers from individual consumers
to the largest businesses. With a portfolio that
spans printing, personal computing and IT infrastructure,
HP is among the worlds largest IT companies, with
revenue totaling $91.7 billion for the four fiscal quarters
ended Oct. 31, 2006. More information about HP
(NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.
International Business Machines
International Business Machines Coporation (IBM) develops
and manufactures information technology products and
services worldwide. The Global Technology Services segment
offers IT infrastructure and business process services,
such as strategic outsourcing, integrated technology,
business transformation outsourcing, and maintenance.
The company's Global Business Services segment provides
professional services and application outsourcing services,
including consulting and systems integration, and application
management. The Systems and Technology segment offers
computing and storage solutions, including servers,
disk and tape storage systems and software, semiconductor
technology and products, packaging solutions, engineering
and technology services, and retail store solutions.
IBM's Software segment primarily offers middleware and
operating systems software comprising WebSphere software
for Web-enabled applications; information management
software for database, content management, information
integration and business intelligence; Tivoli software
for infrastructure management, including security and
storage management; Lotus software for collaboration,
messaging, and social networking; and rational software,
a process automation tool. IBM's Global Financing segment
provides commercial financing to dealers and remarketers
of IT products; lease and loan financing to external
and internal clients; and sale and lease of used equipment.
IBM serves banking, insurance, education, government,
healthcare, life sciences, aerospace and defense, automotive,
chemical and petroleum, electronics, distribution, telecommunications,
media and entertainment, and energy and utilities, as
well as small and medium sized business. The company
was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording
Co. and changed its name to International Business Machines
Corporation in 1924. IBM was founded in 1910 and is
based in Armonk, New York.
Juniper Networks, Inc.
Juniper Networks, Inc. is the leader in high-performance
networking. Juniper offers a high-performance network
infrastructure that creates a responsive and trusted
environment for accelerating the deployment of services
and applications over a single network. This fuels high-performance
businesses. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (NASDAQ “MSFT”)
is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions
that help people and businesses realize their full potential.
Oracle's business is informationhow to manage
it, use it, share it, protect it. For nearly three decades,
Oracle, the world's largest enterprise software company,
has provided the software and services that let organizations
get the most up-to-date and accurate information from
their business systems. Today, Oracle is the world's
largest business software company, with 345,000 customers.
Learn more about
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) provides industry-focused
assurance, tax and advisory services to build public
trust and enhance value for its clients and their stakeholders.
More than 163,000 people in 151 countries across our
network share their thinking, experience and solutions
to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice.
PwC's Technology Practice provides industry-focused
assurance, tax and advisory services for public and
private clients. We invest significant resources in
building and sharing our industry knowledge, and as
a result, we have the scope, depth and expertise to
advise technology companies on the changes they face.
PwC's Licensing Management & Contract Compliance
practice guides companies related to licensing management,
contract compliance and revenue recovery. We analyze
compliance with licenses and other business agreements
to help companies realize incremental revenue and mitigate
PwC's Internal Audit practice provides a range of services,
from internal audit outsourcing and co-sourcing, to
ERM assistance and Sarbanes-Oxley services that go beyond
traditional financial reporting to help internal audit
realize its full strategic potential. PwC's Internal
Audit services methodology stresses industry focused,
cost effective and value-focused solutions for business
For more information, please visit www.pwc.com.
QLogic is a leading supplier of high performance storage
networking solutions including Fibre Channel host bus
adapters (HBAs), blade server embedded Fibre Channel
switches, Fibre Channel stackable switches, iSCSI HBAs,
iSCSI routers and storage services platforms for enabling
advanced storage management applications. The
Company is also a leading supplier of server networking
products including InfiniBand host channel adapters
that accelerate cluster performance. QLogic products
are delivered to small-to-medium businesses and large
enterprises around the world via its channel partner
community. QLogic products are also powering solutions
from leading companies like Cisco, Dell, EMC, Hitachi
Data Systems, HP, IBM, NEC, Network Appliance and Sun
Microsystems. QLogic is a member of the S&P
500 Index. For more information, go to http://www.qlogic.com.
Samsung Electronics America
About Samsung Electronics America Information
Samsungs Information Technology Division (ITD)
is one of the fastest growing IT companies in the world,
and is committed to serving the IT needs of consumers
ranging from the home user to the Fortune 500 elite,
and supports the valued channel partners who serve our
customers. Offering innovative solutions and award-winning
designs, Samsung ITD presents a complete line of award-winning
color and mono-laser printing solutions, desktop monitors,
notebook computers, digital signage solutions and projectors.
Based in Ridgefield Park, N.J., ITD is a division of
Samsung Electronics America (SEA), a U.S. subsidiary
of Samsung Electronics Company, Ltd. (SEC). For more
information, please visit www.samsung.com
or call 1-800-SAMSUNG.
About Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in
semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and
digital convergence technologies with 2008 consolidated
sales of US$96 billion. Employing approximately 164,600
people in 179 offices across 61 countries, the company
consists of two business units: Digital Media &
Communications and Device Solutions. Recognized as one
of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics
is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips,
mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please
Seagate is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture
and marketing of hard disc drives that enable the creation,
storage, sharing, and protection of digital content
everywhere-the home, hand, car, and office. Providing
products for a wide range of applications, including
Enterprise, Desktop, Mobile Computing, Consumer Electronics
and Branded Solutions, Seagate's business model leverages
technology leadership and world-class manufacturing
to deliver industry-leading innovation and quality to
its global customers, with a goal to be the lowest cost
producer in all markets in which it participates. The
company is committed to providing award-winning products,
customer support and reliability to meet the world's
growing demand for information storage. Seagate
can be found around the globe at www.seagate.com.