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PRNewswire: Inprise/Borland Beats Oracle... Enterprise... Application Server for Linux Last October

Aug 14, 2000, 22:46 (1 Talkback[s])

"While other companies were struggling to offer their first application servers for Linux, earlier this week, Inprise/Borland (Nasdaq: INPR) delivered the second version of its award-winning Inprise Application Server (IAS) and VisiBroker object request broker (ORB) for CORBA to enterprise customers for the Linux, Solaris and Windows platforms. Inprise/Borland's IAS and VisiBroker products, originally launched in October 1999 for the Linux operating system, have more than 150 Fortune 1000 companies deploying Inprise/Borland's technology."

"Since last October, Inprise/Borland's technology has been providing a solid foundation for customers to deploy industrial-strength Internet-applications with full support for Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) and CORBA technology. This technology allows companies whose business models are based around a large number of transactions to closely integrate their existing systems with the new EJB environment. IAS also includes support for Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and includes a transaction manager."

"Inprise/Borland is committed to providing our customers with an end-to-end solution for creating, deploying and managing Web-based applications for any platform," said Thomas Torf, vice president and general manager of the Enterprise business unit at Inprise/Borland. "We have been supporting enterprise development on Linux for more than a year now, and will continue to offer the best solutions for our customers."

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