Zona to provide server engine for online gaming
Zona announced today that it will be licensed by Sony Computer Entertainment as a tools and middleware partner for the PS2. Multiplayer online games will now be provided from the company and made available to PS2 developers. The product Zona will use is called Terazona, a highly scalable, fault-tolerant server engine that will be able to support thousands of users on an online server.
"By obtaining this SCEI license, Zona further demonstrates our commitment to providing online games with a huge capacity, highly scalable, low cost, and fault-tolerant network solution,'' said Montgomery Singman, CEO of Zona. "SCEI is one of the most respected computer entertainment system companies in the world, and we are very pleased to have received the PlayStation 2 tools and middleware license.''
11/15/2001 Matt Stensrud