DENVER, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Jabber.com, Inc., a subsidiary of Webb Interactive Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: WEBB) today announced that Transvirtual Technologies, Inc. has completed their integration of Jabber into the Transvirtual PocketLinux(R) Platform. Transvirtual demonstrated Jabber integration at Comdex in November 2000. As part of the demonstration, Jabber provided the XML messaging infrastructure for Wireless Instant Messaging using the PocketLinux Platform. PocketLinux(R) is a single, open source application development environment for all mobile computing devices that provides an end-to-end solution for building unified, standardized and open information communications infrastructure across the entire spectrum of computer systems. PocketLinux runs on a variety of PDAs, Cellular Phones and SetTopBoxes. "Jabber is much more than just a simple instant messaging system and companies such as Transvirtual are leading the charge in terms of demonstrating how Jabber can provide devices of all kinds with a robust XML messaging infrastructure. The integration of Jabber into Transvirtual's PocketLinux platform is further testimony to the growing momentum behind the Jabber open source movement, and is expected to drive increased demand for Jabber.com's commercial servers, clients and professional services and support," said Andre Durand, founder of Jabber.com, Inc. "Jabber provides PocketLinux with a robust and scalable XML transport solution. We are very excited to be leveraging this technology and feel that it has tremendous promise," said Paul Fisher, founder of the GNU Classpath Project and senior developer at Transvirtual. About Transvirtual Transvirtual Technologies, Inc., is a Berkeley, California corporation that provides multiple-platform solutions for embedded systems, Internet appliances, and desktop machines. Transvirtual's major customers include Compaq, Microsoft, and Schlumberger. Tim Wilkinson, Transvirtual's founder and CEO, was the original developer of Schlumberger's SmartCard. Transvirtual's flagship product, Kaffe OpenVM, won the 1998 JavaWorld Editor's Choice Award for "Best Java Virtual Machine," beating Microsoft, Sun, IBM and HP. Over 100,000 copies of the free Open Source version of Kaffe have been downloaded from the Web. Kaffe is bundled with Red Hat and Debian's Linux distributions. Further information is available by telephone at (US) +800/828-3022, by fax at (US) +510/559-3287, by e-mail to email@example.com or at www.pocketlinux.com and at www.transvirtual.com on the Web. About Jabber.com Jabber.com, Inc., a subsidiary of Webb Interactive Services (Nasdaq: WEBB), is the premiere provider of commercial Jabber solutions, products and services targeting the enterprise and service provider markets. Jabber is the only open source instant messaging (IM) platform that leverages XML technology and a distributed client/server architecture to give each company complete control over their IM services, applications and branding. Jabber's robust development tools and extensible architecture make it ideal for deploying any application that requires real-time XML messaging and presence management. Jabber's web site can be found at www.jabber.com. About Webb Interactive Webb Interactive Services, Inc. provides innovative online commerce communication solutions that help small businesses generate leads, increase buyer-seller interaction and strengthen customer relationships. Webb has pioneered an advanced XML-based technology platform, upon which application modules that lead the convergence of instant messaging and commerce are built. Webb's web site can be found at www.webb.net. All brand and product names may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated. Information and statements in this report, other than historical information, should be considered forward-looking and reflect management's current views of future events and financial performance that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, the following: general economic conditions and developments within the Internet and Intranet industries; product development and technology changes; competition and pricing pressures; length of the sales cycle; variability of sale order flow and management growth.
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