New ChatSpace Release Offers Multi-Language, Multi-Device Communities

Robyn Greenspan

Updated · Mar 30, 2001

CARLSBAD, CAProvider of online community building technology, ChatSpace Inc., has released its newest
solution, Community Server 2.1. The new version boasts multiple language support on a variety of
interactive devices, including PC, cell phone or PDA.

The Community Server 2.1 Intelligent Access System (IAS) delivers messages to client devices and
automatically selects the best client protocol: Java, JavaScript, WAP or HTML. This functionality allows
users to chat unencumbered by platform contingencies and language barriers, allowing for broader
usage and easier deployment.

Eric Olinger, ChatSpace President and CEO stated, “Community Server 2.1 has opened up a world of
opportunity for businesses that want to increase customer retention, traffic and revenues.
Multi-language capabilities along with chat deployment to wireless devices more than doubles the
potential audience for a online communities.”

ChatSpace Inc. technology is utilized on more than 10,000 Web sites, including many of the largest
online communities. ChatSpace offers a range of multiple language software and services including
chat rooms, instant messaging, e-mail, message boards and hosting services.

Robyn Greenspan
Robyn Greenspan

Robyn Greenspan, an independent researcher and speaker, is interested in innovation, market trends and information technology. She was a participant in the AI Summit and also took part in the IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing, International SOA Symposium series and the International Cloud Symposium series. She graduated from Temple University. She was previously the communications and research manager for the AMS, an internationally recognized professional association that advances knowledge in the IT and business management areas.