August 1, 2001
Former entertainment execs launch gaming platform
Author: JT Smith
Internet.com reports that a former Diseny exec and a Digital Domain software engineer have teamed up to form Rebel Arts, a gaming platform development firm based in Calabasas, California. The duo's new company wants to transform the world of massively multiplayer gaming into a profitable business. Part of their new technology platform (which is mostly proprietary) includes a cluster server system from Linux NetworX, and is designed to handle over 100,000 simeltaneous users generating more than two million transactions per second.