BURLINGTON, Mass., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenLink Software, Inc.,
technology leader in the development and deployment of secure,
high-performance universal data access middleware, announces the immediate
availability of the Open Source Edition of its industry-acclaimed Universal
Server, OpenLink Virtuoso.
The new product release provides a cross-platform workbench for
exploiting recent technology advances in areas such as Web Services, RDF
Data Management, XML Data Management, Object-Relational Data Management,
and Unified Storage.
Leadership Inspiring an Industry
"Web 2.0 and the burgeoning Semantic Web demand new thinking regarding
the architecture of application development and deployment platforms. These
technology frontiers require loose coupling and zero-vendor-lock-in at all
levels to fulfill their potential," said Kingsley Idehen, OpenLink
Software's President & CEO.
"Our decision to take Virtuoso Open Source is our contribution to
accelerating the Web 2.0 to Data Web transition at both the Intranet and
Internet levels," he added.
New Generation Server Architecture for Next Generation of
Data Web Solutions
OpenLink Virtuoso includes:
* SPARQL compliant RDF Triple Store
* SQL-200n Object-Relational Database Engine (SQL, XML, and Free Text)
* BPEL Server and Enterprise Service Bus (integrated)
* WebDAV and Native File Server
* Web Application Server (supporting PHP, Perl, Python, ASP.NET, JSP etc.)
* Runtime Hosting for Microsoft .NET, Mono, and Java
Broad Platform Support
The new release is available in source code and binary release forms
across Linux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD, Solaris, and other UNIX platforms.
Extensive Industry Standard Support
Industry standards supported by Virtuoso includes SQL, ODBC, JDBC,
ADO.NET, OLEDB, SPARQL, XQuery, XPath, XSLT, WebDAV, HTTP, SOAP, BPEL,
WS-*, UDDI, NNTP, and more.
About OpenLink Software
OpenLink Software is a privately held software company with offices in
the U.S.A., United Kingdom, Nigeria, and Bulgaria. It has been the leading
provider and technology innovator in the universal data access middleware
market since 1993, and over 10,000 companies currently use its products
Additional information on OpenLink Software can be obtained from the
web site: http://virtuoso.openlinksw.com .
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