United Arab Emirates
Associates Middle East (CA-ME), today announced the launch of two new,
powerful solutions for e-business information management that enable
organizations in the region to quickly build and integrate
mission-critical Web/Enterprise Java Beans (EJB) applications.
versions of COOL:Gen 6.0 eBusiness Edition, the advanced application
development tool, and COOL:Joe 2.0 for Enterprise Java, the
comprehensive J2EE/EJB development environment, enable companies to
deliver Java applications on an enterprise scale and to transform
mainframe and UNIX applications to large-scale Web solutions that are
leveraged on proven technology.
and COOL:Joe are key components of CA's eBusiness Transformation and
Integration portfolio, which provides the application and deployment
services necessary to integrate disparate applications, databases and
business partner systems. Organizations
from sectors around the Middle East – including those in banking and
finance, oil and gas, and communications – have implemented this CA
adoption and e-business applications are two of the highest growth
industries in the Middle East’s IT sector today,” said AbdulAziz
Al-Salloum, managing director of Computer Associates Middle East
delivering new products to the region that leverage the IT investment of
CA’s customers while enabling them to benefit from the latest
e-business development technologies,” Al-Salloum concluded.
One of the
key drivers of Java adoption is the ability to "write once and run
anywhere." Maintaining vendor-independence is critical to
achieving this goal.
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developers, whether corporate or commercial, all want to reduce to zero
the number of wheels they have to reinvent," said Michael Dortch,
principal analyst with Robert Frances Group. "With their ability to
deliver critical J2EE applications running on any leading server,
COOL:Gen and COOL:Joe can deliver immediate and sustained benefits to
enterprises developing or deploying Web-enabled applications,” added
COOL:Gen and COOL:Joe are designed specifically to help organizations
fully utilize existing development resources to implement new
technologies like EJB. For
more than a decade, COOL products have provided flexible implementation
options that give organizations the ability to deliver enterprise-class
n-tier applications across multiple platforms.
enhancements in COOL:Gen 6.0, along with its integrated modeling
environment and 100 percent automatic code generation, enable
development teams to take advantage of new technology without requiring
additional investments in time and money.
eBusiness has continued to mature, Java has steadily grown from a
website development tool to a core technology for enterprise
applications," said Wasim Ahmad, vice president, application
development solutions, CA. "CA's support has grown
accordingly, as we continue to bring corporate development teams the
solutions they need to fully leverage the flexibility and power of
enterprise Java architectures,” he added.
providing integration with existing applications, components and data
through CA's Jasmineii platform, COOL:Joe 2.0 also
enables customers to wrap their legacy transactions and expose them as
Enterprise Java Beans.
6.0 eBusiness Edition also:
integration of legacy COBOL systems.
CBD methods to improve manageability, quality, reuse and
integration with multiple web application servers.
staff productivity and system quality through multi-level repository
2.0 for Enterprise Java also:
the EJB learning curve by building in the EJB specifications and
providing step-by-step instructions for development.
automatic-deployment to industry-leading application servers
including WebLogic, WebSphere, iPlanet, JRun and JBoss.
integration with existing databases, components and Java
Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) delivers The
Software That Manages E-Business. CA's world-class solutions
address all aspects of e-business process management, information
management, and infrastructure management in six focus areas: enterprise
management, security, storage, e-business transformation and
integration, portal and knowledge management, and predictive analysis
and visualization. Founded in 1976, CA serves organizations in
more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune 500
companies. For more information, please visit http://ca.com/.
Associates Middle East (CA-ME) – the region’s leader in implementing
business software – employs more than 50 persons across the region,
and maintains offices in Bahrain; Kuwait; Khobar, Jeddah, and Riyadh
(regional headquarters), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; as well as Abu Dhabi
and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
CA-ME’s customer-base in the region includes the largest
enterprises in the banking and finance, oil and gas, and communications
sectors. Please visit us at: http://ca.com/offices/me.
further information, please contact:
Wallis Marketing Consultants
T: (971-4) 332-3225
F: (971-4) 332-3228
Attn: Mr. Michael E. Wallis, Ms Rawia G. Asali