TimeTrade Delivers Performance and Scalability Enhancements Through IBM WebSphere Support

BOSTON, MA — August 29, 2003 — TimeTrade Systems, Inc. announced the general availability of its TimeCommerce software running on IBM WebSphere, a highly scalable, high performance application server. TimeTrade and WebSphere are both built on open standards such as J2EE, XML, and Web Services.

“Our customers are booking millions of appointments through our mission-critical application. They know and trust the reliability and scalability of WebSphere. Support of WebSphere gives our customers the assurance that their TimeTrade solution will perform far into the future,” said Marc Peterson, CEO of TimeTrade.

TimeTrade Systems is an IBM Business Partner and bundles WebSphere with its software on an OEM basis.

About TimeTrade Systems, Inc.
Based in Burlington, MA, TimeTrade Systems, Inc. provides appointment scheduling software and hosted (“on-demand”) solutions to some of the world’s best-known organizations.  TimeTrade offers highly-configurable turnkey solutions that are quick to implement right off the shelf, as well as a platform technology for organizations who want to integrate appointment scheduling capabilities into other computerized systems using a services-oriented approach.

TimeTrade is a service mark and TimeCommerce and TESA are trademarks of TimeTrade Systems, Inc.

Press Contact: Patrick Rafter, prafter@timetrade.com, 617-901-2697