Content tagged with Services Oriented
posted in October 2008
IBM Positions ILOG's Rules Engine To Head Pack
News  |  10/30/2008  | 
The former market leader was Fair Isaac, whose rules processing system was a favorite of credit card companies and insurers.
Google Defends Gmail Uptime, Bolsters Google Apps
News  |  10/30/2008  | 
Google extends its premiere edition SLA to other products to disperse any cloud hanging over its cloud computing capabilities.
Nexaweb Builds Framework To Migrate Legacy Apps To Web
News  |  10/29/2008  | 
In addition to Visual Basic, PowerBuilder and other scripting language applications, the company's Reference Framework can modernize some Cobol and C++ applications as well.
Ray Ozzie Explains Cloud Computing For The Enterprise
News  |  10/29/2008  | 
Microsoft's chief software architect on what IT departments should expect from the Azure Services Platform, Microsoft's answer to on-demand computing services.
IBM's On Demand Push: Greater than Sum of Parts
News  |  10/27/2008  | 
Few individual announcements at this week's IBM Information On Demand Conference are earth shattering, but taken together, they underscore the depth and breadth of Big Blue's portfolio and its ability to set the information agenda.
Microsoft's Cloud OS Compelling, But Questions Remain
News  |  10/27/2008  | 
On top of Windows Azure, Microsoft will additionally build a series of its own applications and services developers and customers will be able to take advantage of.
Yahoo Plans Y!OS Developer Release Next Week
News  |  10/24/2008  | 
In the coming months, the open software platform is expected to reach Yahoo's home page and Yahoo Mail, enabling functions and applications that utilize social profile data.
Can Microsoft Innovate In A Web-Centric World?
News  |  10/23/2008  | 
For all its dominance, the company needs to find a way to prove to the public that it is indeed a masterful game-changer and part of that may come from shifting the way it invents itself.
Pegasystems Offers Tools For Connecting BPM Systems
News  |  10/23/2008  | 
The Federated Business Frameworks for Pegasystems' SmartBPM Suite comprises four components that enable system administrators to create a business process and workflow that incorporates processes running across different operational units.
SaaS Revenue Growing, Market Set To Double By 2012
News  |  10/22/2008  | 
Driving the growth in SaaS deployments is businesses' desire to reduce their IT capital expenditure budget and to rapidly implement software that supports a specific business need, Gartner said.
Microsoft To Unveil Windows 7, Cloud Computing Efforts Next Week
News  |  10/22/2008  | 
PDC is Microsoft's foremost conference, occurring only semiannually whenever Microsoft has a series of big announcements to make, like the next version of Windows or the birth of .Net.
IBM Releases SAAS Version Of Lotus Notes Domino
News  |  10/22/2008  | 
By combining both a software element and a service, IBM is taking another page from Microsoft's "software plus services" strategy.
Microsoft Releases Virtualization Tools, Sees Gains Against VMware
News  |  10/21/2008  | 
System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 works with Microsoft's other management tools and costs about one-third what VMware's VirtualCenter does.
XML Gateway Leads The SOA Specialist Charge
News  |  10/20/2008  | 
Vordel's updated network appliance takes the heavy lifting off application servers.
Gartner Ranks Data Integration Vendors
News  |  10/20/2008  | 
Informatica, IBM and Business Objects are listed as leaders, but vendors with capabilities that could disrupt the market include SAS, Pervasive Software, iWay Software, Sun Microsystems and Tibco Software.
Cast Iron Offers SaaS Integration
News  |  10/17/2008  | 
The Cast Iron Cloud would be particularly useful to a mid-size or small company using, for example, NetSuite for their financial application and Salesforce.com for customer relationship management,
Cloud Summit: SAP Sees Bright Future In Cloud Computing
News  |  10/15/2008  | 
Cloud computing is coming more quickly to smaller organizations, largely because it is financially compelling, a panel of industry CTOs and insiders agreed.
Eclipse Foundation Releases Mobile Java Tools
News  |  10/15/2008  | 
The developer tool for Java ME features support for all Unified Emulator Interface-compliant SDKs, and a preprocessor of Java ME code integrated on the build environment.
Symantec Opens Up Its Services To Enterprise Apps
News  |  10/14/2008  | 
Symantec has launched a Web services-based way of getting its vulnerability assessment and backup and recovery services to developers of new applications.
Cloud Summit: Trend Micro Warns About Security Hazards
News  |  10/14/2008  | 
The company's Smart Protection Network represents an attempt to counter the vast computational capacity of cybercriminals and their botnets.
Cloud Summit: Cloud Computing Is Real
News  |  10/14/2008  | 
HP is betting big on cloud computing as its $12 billion purchase of EDS shows that the company is serious about infrastructure as a service.
Yahoo, Google Reportedly Negotiating Ad Deal With DOJ
News  |  10/14/2008  | 
The companies want to be able to place Google ads next to Yahoo search results and share the profits.
IBM Expands R&D In China
News  |  10/14/2008  | 
The new facility will focus primarily on information analytics, Web-delivered service computing, cloud computing, and stream computing.
Zend Offers Simplified Ajax Support To PHP Developers
News  |  10/13/2008  | 
The latest version of the software adds the Dojo Toolkit, enhancing the Zend platform's existing capabilities by adding client-side features that it has tended to lack.
Entellium CEO, CFO Charged With Fraud
News  |  10/9/2008  | 
A U.S. District Court complaint alleges that the pair lied about the financial state of their company to attract more than $50 million in investment between March 2004 and September 2008.
Pegasystems Launches BPM 'Platform as a Service'
News  |  10/9/2008  | 
The add-on layer to PegaRules Process Commander makes it possible to define and host multiple instances of processes on a single box for lines of business, departments, merged companies or other internal clients.
CA Embraces Virtualization As Future Of Data Center Management
News  |  10/7/2008  | 
CA Data Center Automation Manager is one of 10 new automation products launched this week, but it's the one that most reflects where data center automation may be headed.
Red Hat To Adopt Qumranet Desktop Virtualization Products
News  |  10/6/2008  | 
The KVM engine may offer some efficiencies in running virtual machines that Citrix XenServer and VMware's ESX Server lack, Red Hat said.
IBM Opens 'Bluehouse' For Cloud-Based Social Networking
News  |  10/6/2008  | 
IBM ties together parts of its Lotus, Rational, and Tivoli software to appeal to SMBs and departments in larger corporations, because of the minimal up-front costs and maintenance.
Facebook Co-Founder To Leave For Own Software Startup
News  |  10/6/2008  | 
Dustin Moskowitz is joining Facebook engineer Justin Rosenstein, but reassured employees that "Facebook is moving in the right direction."
Ask.com Revamps Site For Third Time Since 2005
News  |  10/6/2008  | 
In addition to a new user interface, Ask also is focusing on improving searches in specific content areas like entertainment, health, and reference.
SpringSource Unveils Its OSGi-Supported App Server
News  |  10/3/2008  | 
The SpringSource dm Server aims to simplify the deployment environment the way it has done in the development environment.
IBM Revamps User Interface For BPM Suite
News  |  10/3/2008  | 
The revamped user interface of the BPM Suite is called business spaces and leverages Web 2.0 technologies to build interactivity within a portal environment.
Sun Replaces Single Sign-On, Federation Software
News  |  10/1/2008  | 
The core components of OpenSSO Enterprise include an embedded directory server that eliminates the need to deploy a standalone directory.
Startup Puts Microsoft Windows In Amazon's Clouds
News  |  10/1/2008  | 
Until 3Tera came along, EC2 customers could only choose among Unix-based operating systems, but couldn't run Windows or SQL Server applications.
Microsoft's .Net 4.0, 'Dublin' App Server Furthers SOA Plans
News  |  10/1/2008  | 
The new server technology first will be made available as a downloadable add-on to Windows Server and later built into the operating system itself.


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