Open3 Technologies has released Open3 E-Business Messaging Server 2. Open3 EMS 2.1 combines JMS with XML to create a highly flexible and interoperable system for communication. Open3 EMS 2.1 also provides the core JMS engine as open source, permitting software companies to bundle it within their own products, royalty-free.

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DENVER, Jan 24, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Open3 Technologies, Inc. announces its release of the highly anticipated Open3 E-Business Messaging Server 2.1 for enterprise messaging.

Open3 EMS 2.1 enables businesses to operate more efficiently, cut costs across the supply chain, and respond with greater accuracy and speed to customers. Open3 EMS 2.1 enables the communication and integration of critical business information in a secure, reliable, and high-performing messaging system. Open3 EMS 2.1 natively supports XML, facilitating the enterprise in constructing a robust Web services architecture. By engaging Open3 EMS 2.1, businesses can safely integrate their information and processes internal and external to the enterprise.

Open3 EMS 2.1 is fully compliant with the industry-standard Java Message Service (JMS) 1.02b specification from Sun Microsystems. Open3 EMS 2.1 combines JMS with the power of XML to create a highly flexible and interoperable system for communication. Open3 EMS 2.1 also provides the core JMS engine as open source, permitting customers to customize the engine to their own needs and software companies to bundle it within their own products, royalty-free.

Open3 EMS 2.1 is packed with features that enterprise customers demand, including fault tolerance, load balancing, fail over, and strong security. Open3 EMS 2.1 handles fault tolerance through persisted messages. A high-performing persistence store is included; Open3 EMS 2.1 also supports major SQL databases like IBM DB2, Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server. Additionally, Open3 EMS 2.1 supports clustering for load balancing, permitting the messaging system to seamlessly scale to increased traffic. Open3 EMS 2.1 has multiple server support to effortlessly handle fail over. Fail over provides constant up time for the server, a critical requirement for e-business systems. Open3 EMS 2.1 also provides an advanced security system through authentication, authorization, and encryption. These features ensure the system will operate effectively around the clock, serving business-critical needs without failure.

Interested parties can download the Open3 EMS 2.1 Standard Developer Edition on the Web at www.open3.com. Professional Developer and Enterprise Editions can also be purchased on the Web site.

About Open3 Technologies Open3 Technologies, Inc. is committed to providing high-quality messaging and integration infrastructure solutions. Open3 EMS is the company's flagship product, providing customers with a high-quality, robust, reliable, secure, and cost-effective solution for enterprise messaging.

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