ebXMLsoft Announces ebXMLsoft RIM 2.0 - A Full Implementation of the OASIS/ebXML Registry Information Model Specification v2.0

Toronto, Canada - April 26, 2002 - ebXMLsoft, Inc. is pleased to announce ebXMLsoft RIM 2.0, a full implementation of the OASIS/ebXML Registry Information Model Specification v2.0. Completely implemented in Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB), ebXMLsoft RIM 2.0 is an ebXML Registry software foundation suitable for building secure, robust, and reliable ebXML Registries.

The OASIS/ebXML Registry/Repository v2.0 specification with other ebXML specifications, supports global business information exchange that enables companies of any size to communicate and conduct business globally. These emerging ebXML standards will reshape the way enterprises are doing business in the coming years and ebXMLsoft is committed to maximize its contribution in an overall ebXML implementation. Please visit ebXML.org specification page http://www.ebxml.org/specs/index.htm for more information about ebXML specifications.

ebXMLsoft is also currently developing other components of the OASIS/ebXML Registry/Repository v2.0 specification and their availability will be announced in our future releases.

About ebXMLsoft
ebXMLsoft, Inc., headquarted in Toronto, Canada, is a leading ebXML company that offers ebXML software and consulting services. ebXMLsoft software combined with its services helps organizations to improve their business operations through ebXML, resulting in reduced cost and increased global presence. For more information, please visit our Web site at http://www.semantion.com

About ebXML
ebXML (Electronic Business using eXtensible Markup Language) is a modular suite of specifications that enables enterprises of any size to globally conduct business over the Internet. ebXML is a joint initiative of two organizations, the United Nations UN/CEFACT ( http://www.unece.org/cefact) and OASIS ( http://www.oasis-open.org). UN/CEFACT, headquartered in Geneva, is the UN body that covers trade facilitation and electronic business worldwide policy and technical development. OASIS is the international, non-for-profit consortium that supports electronic business development by promoting interoperability specifications. OASIS members are industry groups and organizations involved in XML specifications development.