CA Jasmine

Computer Associates International Inc. (CA) unveiled its new Jasmine ii electronic business platform this month with a set of applications to help customers deploy online business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) systems. The Jasmine iApplication suite, slated for shipment this summer, includes iMarket, iProcure and iServices, which itself comprises components for extending the application suite. The iMarket package supports commerce sites with catalogs and order processing, while iProcure offers similar capabilities for the business procurement process. Jasmine iServices include iShip, for selecting shipping services and calculating shipping costs for an order; iPay, which integrates a commerce site with payment processing services and financing services; and iTax, which calculates sales and value-added taxes for any kind of order from any country. Pricing for Jasmine ii starts at US$2,000, it’s available for Windows 2000 and Windows NT, and versions for major Linux and Unix versions, including Sun Solaris and IBM AIX, are scheduled for release this quarter, according to the company. A version for OS/390 is also planned. Pricing for the iApplications was not available at press time. CA, in Islandia, New York, can be reached at

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