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Cocobase® Enterprise O/R Announces Support for WebSphere® 4.0


November 29, 2001. THOUGHT, Inc.® (, architects of CocoBase® Enterprise O/R, Dynamic Mapping for the Enterprise, and leaders in Object to Relational Mapping technology for J2EE/J2SE, reaffirmed their commitment to the Websphere customer with its tight integration with IBM's Websphere Application Server Version 4.0. CocoBase® offers a quick and easy way to access relational data with Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) and Java applications. Websphere customers can save substantial time and money by generating scalable and high performance Container and Bean Managed Persistence (CMP/BMP), Java Server Pages, Servlets and Session Bean examples with CocoBase® Enterprise O/R, as opposed to spending endless hours writing their applications by hand.

"Our integration with the Websphere Application Server provides a simple to use tool for the Websphere customer to automatically generate powerful, scalable and flexible persistence," said Ward Mullins, CTO of THOUGHT Inc.® By using CocoBase® Enterprise O/R, the developer will find a way to simplify as much as 70% of their application development costs that in the past has been linked to database access and persistence.

"The addition of CocoBase® support provides application developers flexibility when developing and deploying high performance enterprise e-business" said Paraic Sweeney, vice president of marketing, IBM Websphere.

The CocoBase® Enterprise O/R mapping tool provides support for EJB 1.0, 1.1. and 2.0. The product leveraged with the Websphere Application Server, can provide rapid development and fine-grained object to relational mapping that meets the needs of enterprise systems that demand scalability and high performance from their enterprise systems.

"Between our integration with IDE's like VisualAge for Java, Application Servers like Websphere 4.0, and Modeling Tools, CocoBase brings together these technologies to help the customer create enterprise Java Applications quickly and easily," said Dan Wilson, VP of Sales and Marketing for THOUGHT Inc.®

ABOUT COCOBASE ENTERPRISE O/R THOUGHT Inc.®, established in 1993, are the authorities in Repository based Object Mapping and architects of Cocobase® Enterprise O/R, "Dynamic Mapping for the Enterprise." The company supports customers around the world from their offices in Paris, France, Florianopolis, Brazil as well as San Francisco, CA. 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 or by calling, 415-836-9199.