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LINUXWORLD CONFERENCE & EXPO, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. – August 6, 2007 – ACCESS™ CO., LTD. is kicking off this week’s LinuxWorld Conference & Expo (booth number 602) with new tools and partnerships aimed at driving the development and adoption of a Linux-based operating system for mobile devices. The company is announcing that it has added eight new members to the ACCESS Connect Ecosystem (ACE™) partner program, including a strategic alliance with CodeSourcery, Inc. designed to facilitate the development process for developers of native Linux-based software applications. With these efforts, ACCESS is enabling handset manufacturers, operators and developers to harness the full power of native Linux-based applications on the industry’s most complete commercial mobile Linux platform.
“As a Platinum Sponsor of LinuxWorld 2007, ACCESS is committed to driving industry momentum to accelerate the growth of mobile Linux as a platform for the new, digital life generation,” said Toru Arakawa, ACCESS CEO, president and co-founder. “With our ACCESS Linux Platform and ACE partner program, ACCESS delivers a complete, native Linux-based solution and a robust global ecosystem that allow customers and developers to harness the full power of Linux for mobile and converged devices.”
ACCESS made the following announcements at LinuxWorld, which are accessible via the company’s website (https://gl.access-company.com/news):
ACCESS Developer Day
ACCESS Developer Day is an official conference event designed to educate Linux application developers on how to build applications for the ACCESS Linux Platform using open source tools like the Eclipse™ IDE and Glade UI designer. This hands-on event will kick off with a presentation titled “Going to Market with your Mobile Linux Application,” which will be led by ACCESS Senior Vice President of Product Marketing, Didier Diaz, and Orange Vice President of Marketing Operations, Steve Glagow.
The event will be held on Tuesday, August 7, and is included in all conference passes or can be purchased separately for $95 onsite at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.
ACCESS Connect Ecosystem (ACE) Global Partner Program
The ACE partner program (www.access-company.com/partners) is designed to create an ecosystem of world-class partners that will unleash the potential of the digital life generation by driving development and adoption of new mobile converged technologies and solutions. As part of its strategy to enable a truly connected world, the ACE partner program is an integral component in the delivery of interconnected products. ACCESS enables digital life by delivering open, extensible, and unifying platforms that partners can leverage and build on, including:
New ACCESS Linux Platform Website Launched
ACCESS is also announcing the launch of a new website specifically designed to showcase the ACCESS Linux Platform. The new ACCESS Linux Platform website integrates and expands the information currently available on the ACCESS corporate website while significantly improving the accessibility of information pertaining to the platform. The ACCESS Linux Platform website can be found at alp.access-company.com.
About ACCESS CO., LTD.
ACCESS CO., LTD. is a global company providing leading technology, software products and platforms for Web browsing, mobile phones, wireless handhelds, and other networked devices. ACCESS’ product portfolio, including its NetFront™ Browser, Garnet™ OS (formerly Palm OS®) and ACCESS Linux Platform™, provide customers with solutions that enable faster time to market, flexibility and customizability. The company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, operates 29 subsidiaries and affiliates within Asia, Europe and the United States. ACCESS is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mother’s Index under the number 4813. For more information about ACCESS, please visit www.access-company.com.
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