Mountain View, Calif. - Jan 22, 2008 - Caspio, Inc., provider of the leading on-demand platform for web applications, today announced a customer relationship with Advance Internet (www.advanceinternet.com), creator of local news and information web sites in alliance with over 30 newspapers owned and operated by Advance Publications, Inc.
Following highly-successful rollouts on cleveland.com, OregonLive.com and MLive.com, Advance Internet is adopting Caspio Bridge as its standard web database and application building platform for its news sites.
"We look forward to using Caspio Bridge technologies to provide more local community information to the growing number of users that visit our sites," said Peter Weinberger, president, Advance Internet, Inc. "We chose Caspio Bridge because their tool is easy for our organization to deploy and easy for consumers to navigate."
"Caspio's Media Services has been working closely with Advance Internet's cutting-edge web sites for over a year, and we are extremely proud of their improvements in readership and page views as a result of database journalism," said Caspio founder and CEO, Frank Zamani. "We are delighted to officially welcome Advance Internet as the latest publishing group to standardize on Caspio's powerful database publishing framework."
Caspio Bridge helps media companies easily deploy scalable online database applications in minutes and without any programming or software to install. Hundreds of newspapers have experienced dramatic boosts in page views and advertising revenue by utilizing Caspio Bridge to publish searchable databases such as home sales, school test scores, and crime statistics.
News organizations can learn more about Caspio Bridge, go here or call Caspio Media Services at 650-691-0900 ext. 741.
Advance Internet Inc. (www.advanceinternet.com), based in Jersey City, NJ is a leading creator of highly interactive, online community-based news and information Web sites created in alliance with over 36 newspapers owned and operated by Advance Publications Inc., and its subsidiaries. Our local Web sites provide consumers with information that is relevant to their day-to-day lives. From breaking news to local sports, travel destinations to weather, dining and bar guides to health and fitness, our Web sites are the #1 local online destinations for real-time news, information, jobs, autos, real estate and much more. Advance Internet, Inc. develops and manages ten local Web sites including al.com; cleveland.com, MassLive.com; MLive.com; NJ.com, NOLA.com; OregonLive.com; PennLive.com; SILive.com; syracuse.com and two specialty Web sites, gulflive.com and MardiGras.com.
Caspio Media Services, a division of Caspio, Inc., offers strategic products and services tailored to meet the needs of newspapers, magazines, broadcast and other online media. Solutions include the Caspio Bridge wizard-driven framework for rapid database publishing, custom application development, rich community-based applications, third-party integrations such as mapping and data feeds, syndicated databases, reverse-publishing tools, and training services that empower non-developers to quickly capture, publish and manage data online.
Caspio, Inc. (www.caspio.com) is the world's leading on-demand do-it-yourself web application creation platform. The company's philosophy is to empower business users to create and deploy web databases, forms, and applications easily and without programming. Caspio's platform-as-a-service replaces coding with intuitive point-and-click wizards, enabling users to rapidly produce web database components for capturing, publishing, and managing data online. Caspio shrinks development time from weeks to hours, and from thousands of dollars to a small monthly fee. Caspio's customers range from one-person entrepreneurs to Fortune-500 corporations, digital media giants, government agencies, and educational institutions.