Canoo ULC (Rich Thin Clients for J2EE) R5.2 Released
From: CANOO-ULC (ulc-info_at_canoo.com)
Date: 9 Apr 2004 08:02:29 -0700
Canoo today announced the immediate availability of UltraLightClient
UltraLightClient (ULC) is a software library that provides thin client
support for Swing, the standard component library for rich Java
clients. Using this library, server-side J2EE applications can offer
rich Swing-based graphical user interfaces in a thin-client
Based on open standards, ULC easily integrates with any J2EE software.
It provides developers with a homogeneous environment and speeds up
both development and deployment of client/server applications.
The new version and additional information is available at the ULC
New in 5.2:
- Version 5.2 features Drag and Drop functionality.
Please see the Drag and Drop sample included in the download.
- Memory Management has been substantially improved. ULC now supports
distributed garbage collection between client and server.
- Servlet integration has been enhanced. A wider range of deployment
scenarios is now supported. In addition, the API has been extended
toallow access to context information.
Download the new version for evaluation from:
To evaluate ULC 5.2, get an evaluation key at:
Online demo applications can be viewed at
ULC 5.2 is available directly from Canoo at http://www.canoo.com/ulc
for US$ 1495 per developer license.
A free evaluation license may be obtained for 30 days, with free
runtime distribution on any number of servers.