The availability of the PersonalJava
application environment as a content platform for interactive TV allows content providers to easily and cost-effectively create and provide rich TV programming across a wide variety of cable networks that might be running different set-top boxes.
Intertainer's "entertainment on demand" e-commerce and targeted advertising applications are the first PersonalJava
enabled services on the PowerTV(R) platform.
platform is especially suitable for these devices and Windows CE has captured the attention of many members of the information appliance development community.
today announced a marketing alliance to provide consumer appliance manufacturers with a production-ready PersonalJava
solution for set-top boxes, web phones, PDAs, hand-held computers, and a variety of other networked devices.
By combining PersonalJava
or EmbeddedJava technologies with the QNX Realtime OS, information appliance manufacturers gain a unique advantage: they no longer have to be locked into a single processor platform," said Linda Campbell, vice president of strategic alliances at QNX Software Systems.
Devices implementing the PersonalJava
platform can now take advantage of the Java(TM) technology-based persistent storage solution offered by PointBase," said Curtis Sasaki, director, Product Marketing, Sun Microsystems.
MyWeb and Sun feel that Sun's PersonalJava
technology, already widely used for the Internet, suits the needs of the set-top market because of its versatility and cross-platform compatibility.
Intertainer's services will be the first applications designed to operate on the Explorer 2000 platform using the popular PersonalJava
Wind River graphics portfolio includes the following products: PersonalJava
for VxWorks, eNavigator, HTMLWorks and Zinc for VxWorks.
The CEE-J clean room virtual machine for the PersonalJava
configuration offers advanced graphical capabilities not found elsewhere.
Nasdaq: ODIS), a leading provider of enterprise and embedded data management solutions, today announced that ObjectStore(R) PSE Pro for Java is the first 100% Pure(TM) Java(TM) database management system (DBMS) to be certified fully compatible with Sun Microsystems' PersonalJava
Developers have PersonalJava