Content tagged with Services Oriented - posted in February 2009 - InformationWeek
Content tagged with Services Oriented
posted in February 2009
IBM's ILOG Builds Sophisticated Data Display Components
News  |  2/27/2009  | 
The business rules engine division has supplied four new software tools that can be used to display complex data in a rich Internet application.
Novell Rolls Out Manager For Virtual Environments
News  |  2/27/2009  | 
The company's PlateSpin Orchestrate 2.0 software helps coordinate Hyper-V, Xen-based environments.
Stimulus Funds Will Go Toward New Data Center For Social Security Administration
News  |  2/26/2009  | 
With $1 billion in funding, the agency is set to build a data center and develop software to reduce a huge backlog of disability claims.
Appcelerator Updates Open Source Alternative To Adobe Air
News  |  2/26/2009  | 
The latest version of Titanium features built-in support for Linux as well as social media and communications tools such as Twitter and FriendFeed.
Ballmer Says Microsoft Won't Ship Office 14 This Year
News  |  2/24/2009  | 
Slow PC sales may have eased demand for a Web-based version of the Word, Excel, and PowerPoint bundle.
Citrix Syncs With Microsoft Hyper-V In Virtualization Push
News  |  2/23/2009  | 
VMware's relentless growth, reporting revenue of $1.3 billion last year, has brought the two allies even closer together.
Ariba Goes Open Source With AribaWeb RIA Framework
News  |  2/20/2009  | 
Some of Ariba's motivation for delivering the open source version of the framework is the desire to give back to the community as a measure of appreciation.
Microsoft Planning Big Things For Silverlight
News  |  2/20/2009  | 
Despite Adobe's ridicule, Microsoft has made Silverlight more visible with use by CBS Sports and as the official Web video stream of the inauguration of President Barack Obama.
Java A Steep Climb? 'Carbon' Will Get You To The Peak
Commentary  |  2/13/2009  | 
The OSGi Alliance just celebrated its 10th anniversary. Another vendor consortium congratulating itself? Not exactly. OSGi has done a lot to make Java less of a mountain to climb. It specifies simpler, independent modules of code that can be modified, even when the application is running. And therein lies new opportunity.
Mozilla Labs Introduces Bespin For Collaborative Coding
News  |  2/13/2009  | 
Future iterations of the cloud-centered software will focus on allowing programmers to work on the same code from different locations at the same time.
HP To Offer Citrix XenDesktop With Blade Servers
News  |  2/12/2009  | 
The combined technology targets companies looking to centralize desktop applications on the server, rather than deploying and managing them on employees' individual PCs.
Microsoft Windows Azure Pricing Expected Soon
News  |  2/12/2009  | 
Managers suggest the company's cloud computing efforts will be pay as you go, but customers can also prepay if they want discounts.
Sun Launches JavaFX Mobile
News  |  2/12/2009  | 
The software will run on top of Java ME, allowing developers to create rich multimedia apps for multiple handset form factors.
Novell's Moonlight Ready To Eclipse Microsoft's Silverlight
News  |  2/12/2009  | 
Version 1.0 comes with a graphics pipeline, video and audio frameworks, and JavaScript but does not contain an execution environment.
Startup Adds Collaboration Features To Microsoft Office
News  |  2/12/2009  | 
DocVerse hopes its plug-in software, which helps people write and edit documents at the same time via the Web, beats the Office team at its own game.
Plain Black Updates Its Open Source CMS
News  |  2/11/2009  | 
The spruced-up version of its WebGUI features virtual cash register and survey builder.
HP On The Cloud: 'The World Is Cleaving In Two'
News  |  2/10/2009  | 
The company's CTO for cloud computing contrasts Google's, Amazon's, and Microsoft's enterprise data center strategies with HP's new way of thinking about clouds.
Open-Source Firm Reworks Enterprise SOA Framework
News  |  2/9/2009  | 
Version 2.0 of WSO2 Enterprise Service Bus can make it possible for administrators to juggle a handful of back-end ESB tasks at the same time.
BlackBerry Enterprise Server Revealed
News  |  2/8/2009  | 
Version 5.0 of RIM's back-end server software is expected to improve administrative controls, enhance e-mail capabilities, and offer 450 security policies.
MySQL CEO Marten Mickos Leaves As Sun Reorganizes
News  |  2/6/2009  | 
The company is combining its software infrastructure organization with its database group to form a unified open source product group.
IBM, Zend Putting PHP On System I Mini Platform
News  |  2/5/2009  | 
The move exemplifies PHP's growing role as the Java or business language of Web applications.
SAP Business Suite 7.0 Kills Usual Software Upgrade Process
News  |  2/4/2009  | 
With the more harmonious approach to software application updates, SAP has its own story to tell against Oracle's upcoming Fusion application suite.
SugarCRM Previews Upcoming Cloud, CRM Features
News  |  2/2/2009  | 
CEO John Roberts pledges to help customers reposition their companies to take advantage of cloud computing trends and more open source code.
JackBe Presto 2.5 Masters Mashups for the Enterprise
News  |  2/2/2009  | 
Mashups can be whiz-bang simple, but in the enterprise, data management, application security and control, and complex user needs can complicate matters. JackBe's Presto 2.5 provides professional-grade tools that streamline mass mashup production.

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