ROME, NY -- Air Force Research Laboratory engineers have successfully completed participation in a six-month test program for the next-generation database and Internet server being developed by Oracle Corp. Evaluation of technology focusing on network security was the primary goal of participation in Oracle’s "Beta Test Program for Version 9i."

SAN DIEGO, CA -- Applied Micro Circuits Corp. (AMCC) (Nasdaq:AMCC) today announced the S76803, an OC-768 silicon germanium (SiGe) modulator driver. Operating at speeds of up to 48 Gbps, this high performance, feature-rich device is ideally suited for use in short-reach and long-reach SONET-based fiber optic data link applications within the MAN and WAN marketplace.

BOSTON, MA -- Aberdeen Group, a leading IT market analysis and positioning services firm, analyzes the impending Hewlett-Packard acquisition of Compaq from seven different Research Practice perspectives. These Aberdeen InSights reflect the most current understanding and forward-looking vision of what this acquisition may promise for the industry, as well as HP and Compaq customers.

ALLENTOWN, PA -- Agere Systems (NYSE:AGR.A), a leader in communications components, today announced a new set of high-performance receivers for optical networking systems. These devices broaden Agere's current 10 gigabit-per-second (Gbit/s) receiver portfolio and extend Agere's ability to provide manufacturers of high-speed networks with the most appropriate solution for a variety of customer applications.

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