News Category: Enterprise
InformationWeek | April 21, 2009
Article Source InformationWeekApril 21, 2009, 12:00 am Version 5 lets console users deploy the application to a variety of enterprise environments, from a bare server to a private cloud.
Article Source ComputerWorldApril 20, 2009, 9:00 pm Sun Microsystems CEO Jonathan Schwartz called it "one of the toughest e-mails I've ever had to write" when he told Sun's employees that the company was being bought by Oracle.
Article Source ComputerWorldApril 20, 2009, 9:00 pm With Oracle set to buy Sun Microsystems, some Java backers are questioning whether the software vendor might try to exert more control over the open-source technology than even Sun has.
Article Source ComputerWorldApril 20, 2009, 9:00 pm A Waltham, Mass.-based provider of tools for accelerating the use of open source in software development estimates conservatively that 10% of development spending is redundant given the open source code already available.
eWeek | April 20, 2009
Article Source eWeekApril 20, 2009, 2:52 pm NEWS ANALYSIS: Oracles 7.4 billion Sun acquisition will put to end one of Silicon Valleys most successful high-tech companies, ever, and the inspiration for so many enterprise start-ups that followed in the 1990s and 2000s. But its a sadder day most...
CNET | April 20, 2009
Article Source The Open RoadApril 20, 2009, 10:07 am It used to be so easy to be a proprietary-software vendor. That is, until the open-source neighbors moved in. As noted in one Gartner analysis, proprietary software is on the wane within enterprises while open source is gaining: Open...
ONLamp | April 20, 2009
Article Source ONLampApril 20, 2009, 9:31 am A look at multiprocessing basics. The multiprocessing module includes a relatively simple API for dividing work up between multiple processes based on the API for the threading module.
Jeremiah Gray | April 17, 2009
"I suggest _cooperating_ with "the enemy" as much as possible. IU may be able to give lots of hints and ideas regarding support at an Indiana university. The Linux community is very open and and sharing... ...Linux appears to be a trend, not a fad. How long would Purdue like to trail IU? I urge...
Moblin | April 17, 2009
Re-Thinking Mobile Applications and User Experience: Part 3 - Software Development and Device Considerations That Affect Success
Article Source MoblinZoneApril 17, 2009, 6:32 am Having a new product concept is always exciting but aligning the concept with market expectations can be more difficult.Â¬â This third article in a series examines some software development and device factors that can influence the success of an...
Jack Wallen | April 16, 2009
If you are considering migrating from Windows to Linux you are probably concerned that dealing with network hardware is going to be a nightmare. You will be happy to know that setting up and controlling network devices is much easier in Linux than it is in Windows. Modern Linux distributions...