International Business Machines Corp.'s Network Computing Projects unit has completed its first project, a mortgage loan calculator based on the Java programming language, for Cera Bank of Belgium's Internet site.

The program, an example of a Java applet or "little program," can be distributed securely over the Internet, even as the bank maintains its reliance on IBM's OS/2 Warp operating system for retail automation.

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