Gemalto announced the Cinterion Concept Board for developers. The new board helps Java developers quickly get started creating applications for the Internet of Things (IoT). According to the company, the Cinterion Concept Board is the easiest and most cost effective way for anyone with an interest in M2M and the IoT to create solutions like remotely controlling the temperature of home thermostats. The Cinterion Concept Board will be available this month and can be pre-ordered now.
McObject has ported their Perst open source, object-oriented embedded database system to Microsoft’s Silverlight technology for Web applications. With Perst for .NET, developers using Silverlight can now include true database management system (DBMS) features in their rich Web client applications, including adding persistence to this data by storing it on local file systems. Perst is available for Java and .NET, including Java ME and .NET Compact Framework.
McObject introduce a Java Native Interface (JNI) for their eXtremeDB embedded database. According to McObject, eXtremeDB JNI offers the fastest possible database solution in Java. eXtremeDB JNI is ideal for embedded systems, Java-based set-top boxes, and real-time enterprise systems (such as highly scalable finance, e-commerce, social network and other web applications).