ESRI released ArcIMS 3.1, a GIS software. ArcIMS 3.1 features include resource bundles for easier localization; software that supports code pages for all languages; security enhancements including Secure Socket Layers (SSL) and Secure Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTPS); Java connectors, Java applets, Java server pages and desktop components; support for OpenGIS Consortium (OGC) Web Map server implementation specifications; and direct connection to Oracle Spatial and SQL server databases.