JBoss Open-Source Application Server Offers Dynamic Transparent Persistence With Its Integration of CocoBase(TM) Enterprise O/R from THOUGHT Inc.(TM)

CocoBase Enterprise O/R Delivers Complex Object to Relational Mapping

For JBoss Open-Source Platform



Oct 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from THOUGHT Inc.

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- JBoss Group LLC, a commercial
 company regrouping developers from the state-of-the-art JBoss Open Source
 application server, today announced their decision to broaden their offerings
 for the enterprise level developer with CocoBase Enterprise O/R, the leading
 object-to-relational mapping tool, optimized for EJB and Java. CocoBase
 enables the developer to automatically generate, map and deploy CMP/BMP
 Entity, Session Beans, JSPs effortlessly from its editable templates for
 JBoss. The powerful and patented mapping technology used in CocoBase
 Enterprise O/R simplifies relational data persistence for JBoss applications
     "JBoss's commitment to their customer is exemplified by their decision to
 offer an open and extensible solution like CocoBase Enterprise O/R with their
 own open-source application server. Together, we deliver flexible and
 customizable persistence that can easily adapt to all their customers' needs,"
 said Ward Mullins, CTO of THOUGHT Inc.
     "With 50,000 downloads per month, JBoss is pleased to offer its wide user
 base the possibility of working with CocoBase's high-end O/R mapping tool. Our
 CocoBase affiliate offering is part of our commitment to providing a broad
 range of JBoss-compatible products to enhance the choice of add-on tools
 available with our free product," said Marc Fleury, CEO of JBoss Group LLC.
     The CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping tool provides JBoss developers' rapid
 development with fine-grained, fully extendable, Object to Relational mapping
 layer. CocoBase is an easy-to-use, standards compliant, dynamic persistence
 layer. Recent advances include its full integration with any XMI/UML(TM)
 Modeling Tool (i.e. Rational Rose) enabling the developers ability to generate
 class tables directly from their XMI/UML(TM) Models and its ability to provide
 dynamic transparent persistence over either local and distributed
 environments.
 
     About JBoss
     JBoss is a state-of-the-art, Open Source application server based on the
 Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE(TM)) specification from SUN Microsystems. As
 an Open Source implementation, JBoss is available free of charge. Implemented
 in 100% Pure Java, it is also platform-independent. The JBoss website averages
 approximately 50,000 downloads of its application a month as reported by
 Sourceforge.com. Its primary user base consists of independent software
 vendors, system integrators and consultants.
     In addition to their community of 1000 international developers, JBoss
 Group LLC, a commercial company based in Atlanta, Georgia, is comprised of
 specialists dedicated to providing services around the JBoss platform. These
 services take the form of support, training, consulting and JBoss-related
 software sales. http://www.jboss.org/index.jsp .
 
     About THOUGHT Inc.
     Established in 1993, THOUGHT Inc. is the market leader in dynamic o/r
 mapping, optimized for EJB and java. THOUGHT Inc. has been shipping CocoBase,
 the patented flagship product and the industry's most advanced solution for
 accessing legacy data in a distributed application since March of 1997. Since
 that time, THOUGHT Inc. founders have successfully provided solutions for
 customers deploying applications on the Worldwide Web and have gained a
 reputation for excellence in their field. CocoBase is a standards-based
 product relying on such technologies as RMI, CORBA, JDBC, EJB, etc. THOUGHT
 Inc., with offices in San Francisco and Paris support their customers in the
 United States, Europe, Japan, Asia and Australia. CocoBase and THOUGHT Inc.
 are registered trademarks of THOUGHT Inc. CocoBase technology is based on US
 patent #5857197. More information on THOUGHT Inc. can be found online at
 www.thoughtinc.com.
 
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    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- JBoss Group LLC, a commercial
 company regrouping developers from the state-of-the-art JBoss Open Source
 application server, today announced their decision to broaden their offerings
 for the enterprise level developer with CocoBase Enterprise O/R, the leading
 object-to-relational mapping tool, optimized for EJB and Java. CocoBase
 enables the developer to automatically generate, map and deploy CMP/BMP
 Entity, Session Beans, JSPs effortlessly from its editable templates for
 JBoss. The powerful and patented mapping technology used in CocoBase
 Enterprise O/R simplifies relational data persistence for JBoss applications
     "JBoss's commitment to their customer is exemplified by their decision to
 offer an open and extensible solution like CocoBase Enterprise O/R with their
 own open-source application server. Together, we deliver flexible and
 customizable persistence that can easily adapt to all their customers' needs,"
 said Ward Mullins, CTO of THOUGHT Inc.
     "With 50,000 downloads per month, JBoss is pleased to offer its wide user
 base the possibility of working with CocoBase's high-end O/R mapping tool. Our
 CocoBase affiliate offering is part of our commitment to providing a broad
 range of JBoss-compatible products to enhance the choice of add-on tools
 available with our free product," said Marc Fleury, CEO of JBoss Group LLC.
     The CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping tool provides JBoss developers' rapid
 development with fine-grained, fully extendable, Object to Relational mapping
 layer. CocoBase is an easy-to-use, standards compliant, dynamic persistence
 layer. Recent advances include its full integration with any XMI/UML(TM)
 Modeling Tool (i.e. Rational Rose) enabling the developers ability to generate
 class tables directly from their XMI/UML(TM) Models and its ability to provide
 dynamic transparent persistence over either local and distributed
 environments.
 
     About JBoss
     JBoss is a state-of-the-art, Open Source application server based on the
 Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE(TM)) specification from SUN Microsystems. As
 an Open Source implementation, JBoss is available free of charge. Implemented
 in 100% Pure Java, it is also platform-independent. The JBoss website averages
 approximately 50,000 downloads of its application a month as reported by
 Sourceforge.com. Its primary user base consists of independent software
 vendors, system integrators and consultants.
     In addition to their community of 1000 international developers, JBoss
 Group LLC, a commercial company based in Atlanta, Georgia, is comprised of
 specialists dedicated to providing services around the JBoss platform. These
 services take the form of support, training, consulting and JBoss-related
 software sales. http://www.jboss.org/index.jsp .
 
     About THOUGHT Inc.
     Established in 1993, THOUGHT Inc. is the market leader in dynamic o/r
 mapping, optimized for EJB and java. THOUGHT Inc. has been shipping CocoBase,
 the patented flagship product and the industry's most advanced solution for
 accessing legacy data in a distributed application since March of 1997. Since
 that time, THOUGHT Inc. founders have successfully provided solutions for
 customers deploying applications on the Worldwide Web and have gained a
 reputation for excellence in their field. CocoBase is a standards-based
 product relying on such technologies as RMI, CORBA, JDBC, EJB, etc. THOUGHT
 Inc., with offices in San Francisco and Paris support their customers in the
 United States, Europe, Japan, Asia and Australia. CocoBase and THOUGHT Inc.
 are registered trademarks of THOUGHT Inc. CocoBase technology is based on US
 patent #5857197. More information on THOUGHT Inc. can be found online at
 www.thoughtinc.com.
 
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