MontaVista Software Inc. (MontaVista), the company
powering the embedded revolution, today announced that the
VisualAge Micro Edition 1.4 (VAME) for Hard Hat Linux 2.0 is
available immediately to subscribers of the Hard Hat Linux
Professional Edition. This add-on product to Hard Hat Linux
provides developers with a certified J2ME Java environment as well
as expanded support for a variety of platforms including x86/IA-32,
PowerPC, MIPS, Hitachi SuperH, StrongArm, ARM and Intel Xscale.
"Java is used in virtually every market served by MontaVista
Software. Its adoption is moving especially fast in the emerging
market for automotive information systems that provide in-car
computing services such as navigation systems and multi-media data
services; in consumer electronics, especially advanced PDA
applications and digital set top box applications; and in the
remote control and monitoring market for home gateway services."
said Mike Mathews, Java Product Marketing Manager."