THOUGHT INC. Simplifies Enterprise JavaBeans(TM) Component Model Deployment

Extends Sun's Forte(TM) for Java(TM) IDE with CocoBase Enterprise O/R Dynamic

Mapping Layer



Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from THOUGHT INC.

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- THOUGHT INC. today announced that
 it has released its CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping product for Sun
 Microsystems' Forte(TM) for Java(TM) integrated developers' environment (IDE).
 THOUGHT INC.'s CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping extends the Forte for Java
 product with the ability to rapidly create and deploy Enterprise Java
 Beans(TM) ("EJB"(TM)) technology. In conjunction with the Forte for Java IDE,
 CocoBase quickly and easily creates database mapping, and generates container
 -managed persistence (CMP), bean-managed persistence (BMP) or JavaServer
 Pages(TM) ("JSP"(TM)) for deployment to any Java(TM) 2 Platform, Enterprise
 Edition (J2EE(TM)) application server.
     "THOUGHT INC. has been an innovator in Java technology, and their Cocobase
 product made the company an ideal Forte for Java extension developer," states
 David Taber, director of portal and business development, Forte Tools, Sun
 Microsystems. "Now our users have direct access to a wide selection of modules
 and components that can easily be used with the Forte for Java IDE and
 deployed on any of the industry's leading J2EE application servers. We are
 also impressed with CocoBase's ability to increase performance."
     THOUGHT INC. developed CocoBase Enterprise O/R for the Forte for Java
 product users, helping them to optimize performance and garner significant
 savings in development, deployment and maintenance costs. CocoBase Enterprise
 O/R appears as a menu option on the Forte(TM) for Java(TM) tool menu, making
 it easy to use the product from within the IDE. The product supports the
 deployment of bean components to multiple J2EE application servers.
 
     About THOUGHT INC.
     Established in 1993, THOUGHT INC. is the market leader in Java technology-
 based object-oriented Mapping Middleware technology. THOUGHT INC. has been
 shipping CocoBase, the company's'- patented flagship product and the
 industry's most advanced framework for accessing legacy data in a distributed
 application since March 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 with Object Mapping.
 CocoBase is a standard based product relying on such technologies as EJB, RMI,
 CORBA, JDBC(TM), etc.  THOUGHT INC. makes its home in San Francisco supporting
 customers worldwide in the United States, Europe, Japan, Asia and Australia.
 More information, THOUGHT INC. can be found online at www.thoughtinc.com.
     CocoBase and are registered trademarks of THOUGHT INC.  CocoBase
 technology is based on US patent #5857197.  Sun, Sun Microsystems, the Sun
 logo, EJB, Enterprise JavaBeans, Forte, JavaServer Pages, JDBC, JSP and J2EE
 are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the
 United States and other countries.
 
 

SOURCE THOUGHT INC.
    SAN FRANCISCO, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- THOUGHT INC. today announced that
 it has released its CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping product for Sun
 Microsystems' Forte(TM) for Java(TM) integrated developers' environment (IDE).
 THOUGHT INC.'s CocoBase Enterprise O/R Mapping extends the Forte for Java
 product with the ability to rapidly create and deploy Enterprise Java
 Beans(TM) ("EJB"(TM)) technology. In conjunction with the Forte for Java IDE,
 CocoBase quickly and easily creates database mapping, and generates container
 -managed persistence (CMP), bean-managed persistence (BMP) or JavaServer
 Pages(TM) ("JSP"(TM)) for deployment to any Java(TM) 2 Platform, Enterprise
 Edition (J2EE(TM)) application server.
     "THOUGHT INC. has been an innovator in Java technology, and their Cocobase
 product made the company an ideal Forte for Java extension developer," states
 David Taber, director of portal and business development, Forte Tools, Sun
 Microsystems. "Now our users have direct access to a wide selection of modules
 and components that can easily be used with the Forte for Java IDE and
 deployed on any of the industry's leading J2EE application servers. We are
 also impressed with CocoBase's ability to increase performance."
     THOUGHT INC. developed CocoBase Enterprise O/R for the Forte for Java
 product users, helping them to optimize performance and garner significant
 savings in development, deployment and maintenance costs. CocoBase Enterprise
 O/R appears as a menu option on the Forte(TM) for Java(TM) tool menu, making
 it easy to use the product from within the IDE. The product supports the
 deployment of bean components to multiple J2EE application servers.
 
     About THOUGHT INC.
     Established in 1993, THOUGHT INC. is the market leader in Java technology-
 based object-oriented Mapping Middleware technology. THOUGHT INC. has been
 shipping CocoBase, the company's'- patented flagship product and the
 industry's most advanced framework for accessing legacy data in a distributed
 application since March 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 with Object Mapping.
 CocoBase is a standard based product relying on such technologies as EJB, RMI,
 CORBA, JDBC(TM), etc.  THOUGHT INC. makes its home in San Francisco supporting
 customers worldwide in the United States, Europe, Japan, Asia and Australia.
 More information, THOUGHT INC. can be found online at www.thoughtinc.com.
     CocoBase and are registered trademarks of THOUGHT INC.  CocoBase
 technology is based on US patent #5857197.  Sun, Sun Microsystems, the Sun
 logo, EJB, Enterprise JavaBeans, Forte, JavaServer Pages, JDBC, JSP and J2EE
 are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the
 United States and other countries.
 
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