PolarLakeT and CASAREAL partner to bring XML and Web Services technology to Japanese enterprises

(Dublin 25th February 2003) PolarLake(tm), the Enterprise XML and Web Services company, today announced a strategic partnership with CASAREAL Inc., a Japanese-based Internet technology services company specializing in providing system development, consulting, support and training with a main focus on key technologies such as Java(tm), EJB(tm), XML and Struts.

"PolarLake regards Japan as a key market with a growing requirement for our enterprise-grade products for creating and deploying XML and Web Services applications", said Lee Fitzgerald, PolarLake Business Development Manager-Asia. "CASAREAL is widely recognized as having great expertise in the area of XML and Java. This expertise, combined with PolarLake's enterprise strength XML and Web Services capability, means that we are in a perfect position to allow Japanese enterprises to more readily avail of our innovative technology".

Speaking on behalf of CASAREAL, Kazuaki Zaitsu, President, said, "Our customers are actively building XML and Web Services applications. The PolarLake partnership provides us with access to an innovative product that complements our current offering." He added, "Our new partnership with PolarLake is essential in allowing us to provide a comprehensive solution to our current client base."

This latest alliance provides PolarLake with the opportunity to further enhance it's offering of a strong support and consultancy infrastructure in Japan. The PolarLake platform is designed to make it as straightforward as possible to build, extend and deploy systems that 'receive, create, validate, transform, route and process' XML and Web Services.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Margaret Blake
Marketing Executive
+353 (1) 449-1010
+353 (1) 449-1031

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