SYS-CON's various news desks continue to bring word of the latest companies to join to concerted effort to help with money and resources, both cash and human volunteers. Not since the Asian tsunami disaster have so many companies rushed to show corporate America at its best, united in ...
Sep. 10, 2005 07:30 AM EDT Reads: 16,741
The Apache log4j team (The Apache Logging Services Project) has announced the official release of log4j 1.2.12.This new version contains a number of bug fixes, the addition of the much requested TRACE level, and is compile and runtime compatible with the earlier JDK's 1.1 and 1.2
Sep. 9, 2005 01:00 AM EDT Reads: 8,299 Replies: 1
EnterpriseDB Corporation Announces $7 Million in Venture Capital Financing; Charles River Ventures, Valhalla Partners Co-Lead Investment in Provider of Open-Source-Based Database Featuring Oracle Compatibility.
Sep. 9, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 7,860 Replies: 1
Embarcadero Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of data lifecycle management solutions, announced the general availability of Embarcadero DBArtisan 8.1. This latest version provides database administrators with the most robust cross-platform data and database management solution to ...
Sep. 9, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 15,808 Replies: 1
The SCO Group, Inc. , a leading provider of UNIX(R) software technology for distributed, embedded and network-based systems, today reported results for its fiscal third quarter ended July 31, 2005.
Sep. 7, 2005 08:00 PM EDT Reads: 4,469 Replies: 1
Assigning the blame to continuing competitive pressures, SCO saw a revenue decline in its most recent quarter compared to the prior year, with a loss compared to a profit for the prior year. Yet it said it turned a profit on Unix revenues alone.
Sep. 7, 2005 07:00 PM EDT Reads: 6,644 Replies: 1
In a major coup for Linux, Palo Alto, CA-based Trolltech Software 'the world's biggest producer of Linux software for mobile devices' just hired two execs closely associated with Linux's nemesis, Microsoft. Trolltech is readying itself for an IPO.
Sep. 7, 2005 02:00 AM EDT Reads: 43,314 Replies: 2
The Apache WSS4J Development team has announced the version 1.1.0 release for Apache WSS4J Web Service Security implementation. Available is a binary as well as source distribution. As a courtesy for the WSS4J user the team has added an additional ZIP file that contains other required ...
Sep. 5, 2005 05:00 AM EDT Reads: 8,923 Replies: 1
How often does one common cause unite such disparate technology giants as Cisco, Intel, HP, eBay, Sun and Adobe? Thirteen of the Fortune 500's largest companies are Silicon Valley-based; all are stepping up the the plate in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and are actively helping re...
Sep. 5, 2005 02:00 AM EDT Reads: 36,222 Replies: 1
A project has been launched by Linux developer Steve Hargadon with the goal of helping create a grass-roots network of independent organizations and individuals who can create and run free public web stations for those made homeless by the hurricane Katrina.
Sep. 4, 2005 03:00 AM EDT Reads: 42,131 Replies: 1
REALbasic 2005 for Linux enables both desktop and server application development for Linux. The company says it includes a Visual Basic Project Converter that helps migrate existing VB apps to REALbasic where they can be compiled for Linux.
Sep. 3, 2005 02:45 PM EDT Reads: 6,673 Replies: 1
MySQL has done a native port of the commercial version of its open source database, MySQL Network Edition 5, to the new SCO cut of OpenServer, a k a Legend, in hopes of widening its installed base and raking in some new revenues.
Sep. 3, 2005 02:00 PM EDT Reads: 16,232 Replies: 1
Three open source projects, ServiceMix, Apache Synapse, and Celtix, are begining to work together to share code and attract developers. The goal of the planned alliance, the sources said, 'is to create a more cohesive integration offering and attract software developers in the increasi...
Sep. 3, 2005 05:00 AM EDT Reads: 9,306 Replies: 1
Version 2.0 enhancements include optimized support for 16-bit code and support for 64-bit processors. Since Win4Lin Pro leverages the Open Source QEMU architecture, this release of the Win4Lin product integrates KQEMU, the QEMU accelerator by automatically installing and configuring th...
Sep. 2, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 10,785 Replies: 1
After what the developers involved call 'a ton of hard work all around,' Firefox 1.5 Beta 1, also known as the 1.8 Beta 4 milestone, will be released on Thursday 8th September.
Sep. 2, 2005 04:00 AM EDT Reads: 18,632
Win4Lin, a supplier of Windows-on-Linux virtualization solutions, has announced that Win4Lin Pro, the company's flagship product, has won the LinuxWorld Product Excellence Award in the 'Best Integration Solution' category.
Aug. 25, 2005 09:45 AM EDT Reads: 8,146
SourceLabs announced the SourceLabs SASH Stack for Java, a new open source stack undergoing certification. The new SASH stack integrates widely used open source application frameworks, including Apache Struts, Apache Axis, Spring Framework and Hibernate into coherent, tested, supported...
Aug. 3, 2005 10:00 AM EDT Reads: 12,166 Replies: 1
'Demand is rising and the need is real for full commercial support around Apache Axis as enterprise customers increasingly utilize this Web services framework to integrate their business platforms and processes,' says Mark Brewer, CEO of Covalent Technologies.
Aug. 1, 2005 09:30 PM EDT Reads: 10,917 Replies: 1
EnterpriseDB, based in Edison, New Jersey, has announced what it calls an 'enterprise class' open-source database strategy that leverages PostgreSQL with Oracle compatibility. In an exclusive SYS-CON.TV interview, Andy Astor, co-founder and CEO said the company will offer 'enterprise c...
May. 30, 2005 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 35,764
The JBoss Enterprise Middleware System (JEMS) - a comprehensive open source architecture aimed at giving end users 'greater flexibility and technology choice' - continues to simplify J2EE-based middleware development and has announced an update of recent releases of its open source pro...
Apr. 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 50,601
Looking at the open source software industry from the outside, it's often difficult to tell what is really going on. To use a string of clichés, it is hard to peel back the onion, to look behind the curtain, to perceive 'Das Ding an sich' (German for the 'thing-in-itself'; an idea made...
Jan. 8, 2005 03:15 PM EST Reads: 25,795 Replies: 1
SYS-CON Events announced today that the "2nd International WebRTC Summit" (@WebRTCSummit) will take place June 10-12, 2014, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York.
WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication) is an open source project supported by Google, Mozilla and Opera that aims ...
Jan. 29, 2000 12:54 PM EST Reads: 5,380