Bowstreet, a provider of development tools for adaptive J2EE applications, has announced its support for the IBM eServer iSeries platform with the release of Bowstreet Portlet Factory for WebSphere version 5.8.2. The IBM eServer i5, the newest generation of the iSeries server family, is based on IBM POWER5 microprocessor technology, and was launched earlier last month. iSeries customers who are also Domino users can also take advantage of Bowstreet's Lotus Collaboration Extension to extend their Domino data to WebSphere Portal. Bowstreet Portlet Factory is designed to complement WebSphere Portal with tools and technology for rapidly creating, customizing, maintaining, and deploying portlets. The development features of Bowstreet Portlet Factory streamline the portlet development process, enabling developers to deliver adaptive, robust portlets quickly and cost-effectively.