NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Borland Software Corporation (Nasdaq: BORL), a leading provider of e-business implementation platforms, today announced that it won the Show Favorite Award for Best Development Tools at LinuxWorld Expo. Borland(R) Kylix(TM) was recognized by a panel of industry experts, including leading technical analysts, consultants and writers, for its innovation in open computing. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010118/BORLOGO ) "We are honored to be the recipient of the LinuxWorld Expo Best Developers Tools award," said Simon Thornhill, vice president and general manager of RAD Products for Borland. "We are proud that Kylix is being recognized for radically simplifying the development of native Linux(R) applications while leveraging the existing skills and knowledge of Windows(R) visual developers. Kylix will drastically reduce the cost of development, speed time-to-market for Linux applications and accelerate the adoption of Linux into the mainstream." About Borland(R) Kylix(TM) Borland Kylix, the first native-code rapid application development (RAD) environment for the Linux platform, is a component-based development environment for two-way visual development of graphical user interface (GUI), Internet, database and web server applications. Kylix integrates a leading edge development environment, interactive debugger, intuitive visual designer and a comprehensive component palette to give developers the tools they need to deliver Linux applications fast. Kylix's state of the art optimizing compiler is seamlessly integrated to produce high-performance applications at high-speed. For more information about Kylix, visit http://www.borland.com/kylix . About Borland Borland is a leading provider of high performance e-business implementation solutions. Borland is the vendor of choice for professional e-business solution providers who demand a vendor-independent implementation platform that supports rapid time to market, high productivity, performance and availability. Founded in 1983, Borland is headquartered in Scotts Valley, California, with operations worldwide. To learn more, visit Borland at http://www.borland.com/ , the community site at http://community.borland.com or call Borland at 800-632-2864. NOTE: Borland's brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of Borland Software Corporation, formerly known as Inprise Corporation. Other names mentioned herein may be trademarks of the party using such names. Forward-looking statements in this release, including but not limited to, those concerning Borland's future financial performance, product development plans, global expansion plans, estimated size of potential customer markets, the projected acceptance by existing or potential customers of new technologies and the potential features of or benefits to be derived from the products developed, marketed or sold by Borland, involve a number of uncertainties and risks, and actual events or results may differ materially. Factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially include, among others, the following: possible disruptive effects of organizational or personnel changes by Borland, shifts in customer demand, market acceptance of new or enhanced products developed, marketed or sold by Borland, delays in scheduled product availability dates, actions or announcements by competitors, software errors, general business conditions and market growth rates in the client/server and Internet software markets, and other factors described in the reports on Forms 10-K and 10-Q filed by Borland Software Corporation with the SEC.
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