Many times FASTER and SIMPLER than a database!
Transparent Persistence, Fault-Tolerance and Load-Balancing for Java Systems.
Orders of magnitude FASTER and SIMPLER than a traditional DBMS. No pre or post-processing required, no wierd proprietary VM required, no base-class inheritance or clumsy interface implementation required: just PLAIN JAVA CODE.
How is it possible?
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