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New Version of CocoBase® Enterprise O/R Increases Performance, Now Up To 2 Times Faster Than JDBC





JavaOne, San Francisco, CA. June 11, 2003

THOUGHT Inc.®, The Dynamic O/R Mapping(tm) Company, announces the new release of the industry leading and award winning CocoBase® Enterprise O/R version 4.5 Service Release 3. Now included is a performance test suite that showcases CocoBase® performing at speeds up to two times faster than raw JDBC issuing identical SQL. Combining this amazing performance with the "Quick and Easy" nature of developing on CocoBase® provides developers a compelling tool for managing database access. The end result is CocoBase® enables developers to cut the cost of database access development by up to 85%, a significant savings for companies.

"For developers using relational databases, CocoBase's® Dynamic O/R Mapping™ architecture is an amazing solution," said Ward Mullins, CTO, Thought Inc.® "The ability of CocoBase® to be faster than raw JDBC issuing identical SQL statements clearly sets us apart from any other solution for managing database access!"

New Version details also include; 1) Updated model importers to simplify reverse engineering Class / UML / DB Models into Maps, Inheritance and Navigation models. This speeds up the process for leveraging existing work and models, 2) Improved advanced cursor handling for stand-alone and distributed dynamic transparent persistence that includes automatically managed scrollable cursors, 3) Ability to unload a loaded Instance and Graph/Model from memory for improved memory management. Together these make it easier to handle large memory models and vast result sets, 4) Updated integrations for current application server versions including JBoss.

Developers can easily use CocoBase® to persist the full range of data needs on the J2EE and J2SE platforms in just a few clicks without the need to hand-code JDBC, SQL, Java code, etc.
The main focus of CocoBase® is to provide a simple to use solution that intuitively takes the developer from evaluation to successfully deployed enterprise-level application in a reduced time frame. Available are step-by-step tutorials for using CocoBase® that cover the details of configuration all the way through to generating persistence code. The thorough documentation combined with architectural mentoring, sales engineering resources and rapid-response technical support provides development teams with the level of service that creates successful projects.

Proceed now to the website for a free download of CocoBase® at

Marketing Contact: Daniel Wilson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, (415) 836-9199.

About CocoBase® Enterprise O/R

CocoBase® Enterprise O/R, Optimized for J2EE, J2SE and J2ME Customer Success, solves the Object to Relational impedance mismatch. The mature technological leader, available since early 1997 and in its' fourth major release, virtually eliminates the need to hand-code database access for EJB and Java Applications. This can directly decrease up to 85% of the cost of database access development for enterprise customers faced with deploying fine-grained / coarse grained relationships in company applications.

About THOUGHT Inc.®

THOUGHT Inc.®, the Dynamic O/R Mapping(tm) Company, architects of CocoBase® Enterprise O/R, was formed in 1993, and subsequently revolutionized object to relational mapping technology with landmark solutions and industry leadership. THOUGHT Inc.'s® global sales include customers in the United States, Europe, Asia and India. More information on THOUGHT Inc. ® can be obtained online at WWW.THOUGHTINC.COM or by calling, (415) 836-9199.

This document is copyrighted and owned solely by THOUGHT Inc.® 2002. CocoBase® and THOUGHT Inc.® are registered trademarks of THOUGHT Inc.®. Dynamic O/R Mapping™, Dynamic Object to Relational Mapping™, Dynamic Universal Querying™ and Dynamic Transparent Persistence™ are pending trademarks of THOUGHT Inc.®. CocoBase® technology is based on US patent #5857197 as well as additional pending patents directed to object navigation, object modeling, querying and caching. All other trademarks are property of their respective company. This publication is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement, to also include any and all technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.