LA JOLLA, CA — March 17, 2006 – Caucho® Technology, Inc., a leader in providing open source solutions to ensure high performance and availability for large-scale Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) applications, today announced that Javaground has deployed on Resin application server.
Javaground is the world’s leading tool provider for the J2ME mobile game industry. The company has developed powerful tools to assist and streamline the creation of video games for mobile devices. Its patent-pending technology allows programmers to create a complete set of ports for a J2ME game in two weeks. This speeds up time-to-market considerably compared to other solutions.
Caucho® Technology produces Resin, an open source high performance Java application server used by thousands of corporate, education and government clients. Resin’s simplicity of use allows organizations that have large and demanding sites to focus on delivering their message. Over 5000 customers use Resin including CNet, ScanAlert, Fastweb, Evite, the American Red Cross, the Toronto Stock Exchange and Salesforce.com. Resin consistently delivers fast and stable performance under heavy load situations. Additionally, Resin’s integrated standalone web server has built a solid reputation as a reliable and easy to maintain web server solution.
Javaground uses Resin to serve two critical functions:
1. WAP server to provision any handset with the correct content (jad/jar file). It is associated to a WEB server interface running on the same server with Resin.
2. A web portal for Javaground tools so that developers who bought the Javaground suite of tools can use Javaground’s server to build their source and generate executables, download upgrades and also be authenticated to make sure their have access rights to Javaground’s tools (SSL).
Xavier Xral, CTO of Javaground said, “Resin offers incomparable flexibility, efficiency and reliability. Caucho® Technology’s software has always been a leader in adopting new standards and new JDK releases, so why would you stay behind?” Kral added, “Resin has helped us by its simplicity and stability. Basically it has never ever crashed. Caucho’s technical support and documentation is also much better than that of Apache.”
Steve Montal, Director of Sales and Strategic Partnerships for Caucho® Technology, Inc. said, “Javaground’s technology enables developers to quickly create high-quality games for the J2ME platform.” Montal added, “We are delighted that Javaground has selected Resin and we look forward to working with them in the rapidly growing and exciting J2ME gaming market.”
With numerous added features, increased speed and load balancing, Caucho® Technology’s Resin open source application server has earned an industry-wide reputation as a robust solution to the Java application challenges that web developers most often face. Caucho® Technology has developed the protocols Burlap and Hessian to produce fast solutions for the rapidly expanding web services market.
Caucho® Technology, Inc. has also developed Quercus, a cleanroom implementation of PHP written in Java, as a major new feature of Resin. Quercus provides a significant advantage for developers by allowing them to work with a mixed Java/PHP architecture using PHP as the presentation layer for applications and using Java for the modeling and business logic.
About Caucho® Technology, Inc.
Caucho® Technology was founded in 1998 and is based in La Jolla, California. Caucho® produces Resin, a leading Java application server that delivers fast and stable performance under heavy load situations. Resin is the application server of choice for over 4500 organizations including Fortune 500 companies, governments and educational institutions needing reliable and fast Java solutions. Caucho® Technology is a Sun Microsystems Java licensee.
Javaground is the world’s leading tool provider for the J2ME mobile game industry. The company has developed powerful tools to assist and streamline the creation of video games for mobile devices. Its patent-pending technology allows programmers to create a complete set of ports for a J2ME game in two weeks. This speeds up time-to-market considerably compared to other solutions. For more information, please visit www.javaground.com.
Javaground USA, Inc.
6 Jenner Street
Irvine, CA 92618
All names are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.