SOURCE: Aplix Corporation

February 16, 2009 21:41 ET

Aplix Announces JBlend™ for LiMo™ JLBE

TOKYO--(Marketwire - February 16, 2009) - Aplix Corporation (TSE: 3727) announced today its JBlend™ for LiMo™ devices solution. Java™ Language Based Environment (JLBE) for LiMo™ brings the power of Java Micro Edition to the LiMo™ platform. Our first JLBE for LiMo™ implementation supports CLDC, MIDP 2, WMA, MMAPI, JTWI, and JSR 75 FC.

JLBE for LiMo™ is the first of a series of Java Language based solutions powered by Aplix Corporation's JBlend product for the LiMo Foundation platform. JLBE for LiMo™ will have support for full JME MSA stacks in Q3/2009. JBlend is a software platform capable of smoothly and securely executing Java applications within digital devices such as mobile phones.

Aplix's JBlend for LiMo™ JLBE enables the Java community of JME developers to deploy their market proven Java applications to LiMo™ devices.

JLBE for LiMo™ is fully compliant to the Java Community Process specifications and allows developers to utilize existing developer toolkits and IDEs, such as Eclipse, to develop and deploy Java Language based applications for this new class of Linux based mobile devices.

"The global marketplace has seen the rapid roll-out of 33 LiMo handset models that provide an array of features designed to enhance consumers' mobile experience. Some devices include features such as high-speed (3G) data access and roaming, location-based services, mobile TV, advanced digital camera and imaging functionality, and also sophisticated music storage and delivery capabilities. The broad array of current and emerging LiMo™ compliant devices demonstrates the flexibility of the LiMo Platform™ in that it can scale from mass-market consumer handsets to highly sophisticated smart phones." []

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