SAN FRANCISCO, CA., May 16, 2001 -
THOUGHT, Inc. (www.thoughtinc.com), the builder of CocoBase®
Enterprise O/R, a leader in Object to Relational Mapping technology
for J2EE/EJB servers, announced today that its solution, now optimized
for IBM's VisualAge for Java IDE. CocoBase offers companies a quick
and easy way to integrate relational data with Enterprise JavaBeans
(EJB) applications. Customers using CocoBase with VA now have the
ability to gain substantial time and labor savings through generating
scalable and high performance, Enterprise Ready Container and Bean
Managed Persistence (CMP/BMP) in addition to Java Server Pages,
with its dynamic mapping capability.
The CocoBase Enterprise O/R mapping
tool provides full support for EJB 1.0 and 1.1. CocoBase can consistently
generate all of the CMP/BMP entity beans as well as JSP with persistence
code necessary from its highly optimized and customer editable code
"We find that the main requirements
companies have for building applications on the EJB server platform
is high performance, ease of use and scalability," said
Dan Wilson, vice president of sales and marketing at THOUGHT Inc.
"The enhancements to our
CocoBase Enterprise O/R, specifically for VisualAge for Java make
it a useful part of the solution for delivering these requirements
to our customers."
CocoBase Enterprise O/R provides a
powerful standard for bridging the chasm between objects used by
EJB Servers and RDBMS's. The CocoBase technology is based on landmark
patents issued to THOUGHT Inc. for Repository based Object Mapping.
THOUGHT Inc. invented Repository based Object Mapping and then built
a system on that technology that actually is more efficient than
static solutions. This makes it a necessity for any Java Enterprise
ABOUT THOUGHT, Inc.
Established in 1993, THOUGHT Inc. is the market leader in Java-based
object-oriented Mapping Middleware technology. THOUGHT Inc. has
been shipping CocoBase, the patented flagship product and the industry's
most advanced framework for accessing legacy data in a distributed
application since March of 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
in their field. CocoBase is a standards based product relying on
such technologies as RMI, CORBA, JDBC, EJB, etc. THOUGHT Inc. makes
its home in San Francisco supporting customers worldwide in the
United States, Europe, Japan, Asia and Australia. CocoBase and THOUGHT
Inc. are registered trademarks of THOUGHT Inc. CocoBase technology
is based on US patent #5857197. More information on THOUGHT Inc.
can be obtained online at www.thoughtinc.com or by calling, (415)