BELLEVUE, Wash. June 3, 2003 - Attachmate Corporation, 20-year veteran of legacy integration, today announced that myEXTRA!™ Smart Connector Enterprise Edition is verified with the Sun™ Open Net Environment (Sun ONE) Application Server from Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW). Companies using the Sun ONE platform to develop, deploy, and manage application services for a broad range of servers, clients, and devices; based on Java™ 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE™) technology; can maximize application reuse and developer collaboration. Attachmate will showcase myEXTRA! Smart Connectors in booth 1437 at JavaOne™ in San Francisco, June 10-13, and at Sun's Connector Pavilion June 10-11.
Attachmate myEXTRA! Smart Connectors extend the reach of Sun ONE Application Servers by providing a vital link to the information and business logic from legacy applications on mainframe and mid-range platforms. Sun's J2EE Connector Architecture (JCA™)-compliant Application Server supplies a broad scope infrastructure approach to enterprise-class application development and integration. myEXTRA! Smart Connectors provide secure, fine grain access to valuable legacy assets housed on back-end systems. Combined, this is a powerful solution for application development, integration, and deployment.
"Based on open standards and the J2EE architecture, Smart Connectors provide a secure, convenient way to extend business processes by capturing the quality of service in legacy applications for reuse while developing new enterprise applications in the Sun ONE Application Server," stated Carla Dimond, senior group manager, Market Development, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
"Attachmate's solutions for real-time access to host information and business logic are designed to preserve the integrity of legacy applications, while securely exposing legacy assets to new applications developed and deployed from the Sun ONE Application Server - all without making any changes to the host code," said Markus Nitschke, Attachmate's vice president of marketing.
Attachmate Corporation is a privately held, worldwide supplier of host data and business-logic access and management solutions for Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises. The company provides solutions for direct, real-time access to back-office systems, Web-to-host and desktop-to-host solutions, plus flexible enterprise application integration and Web services offerings. Attachmate® is a Sun iForce Partner. News and information is available at http://www.attachmate.com or by calling Attachmate worldwide headquarters in Bellevue, Washington, at 425.644.4010.
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