LOS GATOS, California, September 10 /PRNewswire/ --

- FioranoMQ rated best JMS server for performance and stability

Fiorano Software, (www.fiorano.com) a leading provider of business process integration and messaging infrastructure technology announced today that Vodafone, the world's leading mobile telecommunications company chose FioranoMQ for a mission-critical system delivering over 2500 messages/sec to guarantee continued expansion into the mobile market.

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Mobile is always at the heart of what Vodafone does, and new value-added services over the standard offerings have driven subscriber-usage of SMS services. FioranoMQ allows the operator to control and provide new value added services via SMS (including payment services, news, sport information and others) using standard connectors with more competence and speed.

"Vodafone's choice of the FioranoMQ platform underscores Fiorano's continuing performance leadership in the messaging middleware space. Fiorano's grid-enabled peer-to-peer architecture allows linear scalability -- a feature unmatched by competing technologies," said Atul Saini, President and CEO of Fiorano.

FioranoMQ(R) is the world's first grid-enabled, peer-to-peer JMS messaging platform, with powerful and unique features including dynamic routing, distributed debugging of message flows, dynamic deployment of JMS client applications, unbounded scalability, direct invocation of standards-based JCA components and unparalleled ease-of-management with JMX standards. Rated at over 50,000 messages/second in closed benchmark testing, FioranoMQ(R) is also the world's fastest standalone standards-based messaging server.

About Vodafone, Italy

Vodafone Group Plc (www.vodafone.it) is the world's leading mobile telecommunications company, with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and the United States through the Company's subsidiary undertakings, joint ventures, associated undertakings and investments. Vodafone Italia's innovative contribution aims to bring together technology by supporting initiatives with services that expand content fruition and facilitate the participation of the public, which now plays an active role.

About Fiorano Software

Fiorano Software (www.fiorano.com) based in Silicon Valley, California, USA, is a leading provider of enterprise class business process integration and messaging infrastructure technology. Fiorano's network-centric solutions set a new paradigm in ROI, performance, interoperability and scalability. Global leaders including Fortune 500 companies such as American Express, Boeing, British Petroleum, Hire Right, NCPA, Liquidity Hub, Lockheed Martin, Qwest Communications, Schlumberger, ThirdScreenMedia and POSCO have used Fiorano technology to deploy their enterprise nervous systems.

Web site: http://www.fiorano.com http://www.vodafone.it

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