LA JOLLA, CA – August 6, 2010 – Caucho® Technology, the open source Web Profile leader for Java EE application servers, today announced that Outfit7 deploys the popular Facebook application, Football World Champ using Caucho’s Quercus® Java-PHP solution.
Outfit7 is a leading developer of applications for mobile platforms and social networks. Their application designs are widely used with popular devices and applications including iPad, iPhone, Android, Java ME and Facebook applications.
Founded in 2009, Outfit7 is based in Ljubljana, Slovenia where it has quickly become a leader in the emerging mobile applications market. “Outfit7 was started with the goal to create an internationally successful and efficient company who would be a major player in the emerging mobile web and applications market” said Founder and CEO Samo Login. “Quercus has enabled us to us to quickly and effectively become a major developer of mobile applications and realize significant progress toward our goals.”
Introduced by Caucho® Technology in 2006, Quercus is an implementation of PHP written in Java that improves the performance, scalability, and security of PHP applications. Compatible with existing PHP applications, Quercus® enables Java and PHP users to deploy applications quickly in a stable, reliable enterprise environment. Integration between Java and PHP reduces Java development time and adds power to PHP applications.
“We are very pleased that Outfit7 has chosen Quercus for use in their cutting edge mobile and social networking applications,” said Tim Knapp, Vice President of Caucho® Technology. Knapp added “Caucho® is committed to the benefits and flexibility that the combined Java-PHP architecture of Quercus offers developers throughout the world.”
About Caucho® Technology
Caucho® is an industry leading open source Java ISV with over ten years of proven market success for powering many of the highest traffic sites in the world. Caucho® has earned a reputation for quality, performance and open source engineering solutions. Caucho® is an Oracle Java EE licensee and is the preferred provider of Java EE 6 Web Profile and cloud solutions for over 360,000 global commercial deployments. Caucho® Technology was founded in 1998 and has offices in La Jolla and San Francisco, California.
Resin, Caucho’s open source Java application server, features Quercus Java-PHP solution and Hessian serialization protocol. Resin is the Web Profile of choice for high performance Java EE applications. Leading companies including Salesforce, the Toronto Stock Exchange and CNet use Resin to power their web applications which have high demands for reliability and performance.
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