ACCESS To Host Developer Day At LinuxWorld

FRAMINGHAM, MA – JULY 10, 2008 – IDG World Expo, the leading producer of world-class tradeshows and events, has announced that ACCESS Systems Americas, Inc. will host a Developer Day on Tuesday, August 5(th) at this year’s LinuxWorld Conference & Expo®.LinuxWorld is scheduled to take place August 4-7, 2008, at San Francisco’s Moscone Center.

During the ACCESS Developer Day, attendees will learn from how to build applications for the ACCESS Linux Platform™ using open source tools including Eclipse IDE and Glade UI designer. These hands-on sessions will prepare attendees to take advantage of platform features and mobile market opportunities.

ACCESS Developer Day sessions include:

* ACCESS Development Technologies and ACCESS Linux Platform Overview

* Development Tools for Native Apps

* Lunchtime Lab: Testing Garnet™ OS/Java/ACCESS Linux Platform Apps

* Keynote: ACCESS Developer Business and Funding Opportunities

* Building an ACCESS Linux Platform Native App

* Advanced ACCESS Linux Platform Programming with Hiker

“As one of the leading developers of Linux solutions for mobile devices and a core member of the LiMo Foundation, ACCESS is helping to drive the growth of mobile Linux. ACCESS continues to expand global opportunities for mobile software developers through ACCESS Linux Platform, a leading mobile Linux OS, and NetFront™ Browser Widgets, “mini applications” that provide end-users with one-click access to personalized web content. LinuxWorld Conference & Expo is a great vehicle to touch the Linux community to help drive this growth,” said Larry Berkin, VP ecosystem and corporate business development, ACCESS Systems Americas.

For a complete conference schedule, or to register for the event, please visit


ACCESS CO., LTD. is a global company providing leading technology, software products and platforms for Web browsing, mobile phones, wireless handhelds, and other networked devices. ACCESS' product portfolio, including its NetFront™ Browser, Garnet™ OS (formerly Palm OS®) and ACCESS Linux Platform™, provides customers with solutions that enable faster time to market, flexibility and customizability. The company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, operates subsidiaries and affiliates within Asia, Europe and the United States. ACCESS is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mother’s Index under the number 4813. For more information about ACCESS, please visit

About LinuxWorld Conference & Expo

LinuxWorld Conference & Expo is the premier event exclusively focused on Linux and open source solutions. As the world’s most comprehensive marketplace for open source products and services, LinuxWorld® provides business decision-makers with information and resources to implement Linux and open source solutions into business infrastructure and enterprise networks. For more information or to register for the event, visit the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo Web site at, or call (800) 657-1474. For exhibiting opportunities, please contact Amy Bonner at (508) 424-4892 or or Giovanni Stein at (508) 424-4864 or For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ellen Boland at (508) 988-7830 or Michelle Mohr at (508) 424-4855, or

About IDG World Expo

IDG World Expo ( is a leading producer of tradeshows and events for professionals and consumers seeking world-class education, peer-to-peer networking and one-stop comparison shopping. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes Entertainment For All™ (E For All™), E3 Media & Business Summit, GreenXchange Xpo™, LinuxWorld Conference & Expo®, Macworld Conference & Expo®, Next Generation Data Center™ (NGDC™) and REVEAL Los Angeles…The Fashion & Design Event™. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company.

ACCESS, NetFront, Garnet and ACCESS Linux Platform are trademarks or registered trademarks of ACCESS CO., LTD. in the United States, Japan and other countries.

The registered trademark Linux® is used pursuant to a sublicense from LMI, the exclusive licensee of Linus Torvalds, owner of the mark on a world-wide basis.

Palm OS is a trademark owned by Palm Trademark Holding Company and is licensed exclusively to ACCESS Systems Americas, Inc.