Content tagged with Services Oriented
posted in March 2009
Facebook, Adobe Team On Support For Flash
News  |  3/31/2009  | 
The companies got together last fall after Facebook reviewed support for ActionScript and found that none of its client libraries was complete and fully updated.
EBay Opening App Store In Summer
News  |  3/31/2009  | 
Similar to Apple's App Store, eBay hopes to entice third-party developers with a slice of the revenue from its Selling Manager Application.
Firefox Browser Going On A Memory Diet
News  |  3/24/2009  | 
Mozilla officials admit Firefox continues to rely on a monolithic architecture that can lead to instability and memory leaks.
Amazon Cloud Gains Traction For Enterprise Apps
News  |  3/23/2009  | 
Some software companies suggest it's a superior alternative to SaaS for hosting their offerings.
Eclipse Programmer's Workbench Getting Enterprise Service Bus
News  |  3/23/2009  | 
Swordfish is one of several Eclipse projects to produce runtime environments for the code produced with Eclipse tools.
IBM-Sun Rivalry May Finally Reach An Accord
News  |  3/19/2009  | 
One of the main reasons IBM is willing to pay a premium for Sun is that Sun owns Java, and Java IP is worth billions in future revenue to IBM.
Mix 09: Microsoft Improves Web Development Tools
News  |  3/19/2009  | 
Expression Web 3, the next version of Microsoft's Web development software, will include a feature called SuperPreview.
IBM-Sun Merger Called Anticompetitive
News  |  3/19/2009  | 
Industry group claims a Big Blue takeover of Sun would result in fewer choices and higher prices in the IT market.
IBM + Sun: Too Late For Open Source?
News  |  3/18/2009  | 
Anything IBM could acquire from Sun's existing open source portfolio, it could develop on its own or buy more cost effectively from another vendor, analysts suggest.
Mix 09: Microsoft Tweaks Silverlight To Deflect Adobe
News  |  3/18/2009  | 
Version 3.0 of its rich Internet application platform will include a number of new video, graphics and data-related features ... and a smaller download package.
Sun Unveils Open Cloud Computing Platform
News  |  3/18/2009  | 
The challenge to's Elastic Compute Cloud and S3 storage services is due out this summer.
IBM Demos Six Web 2.0 Apps
News  |  3/12/2009  | 
The technology projects are designed to help people deal with the proliferation of online content in an increasingly browser-centric world.
Informix Gets Optional Data Warehousing Feature From IBM
News  |  3/6/2009  | 
In effect, Informix customers don't have to turn to DB2 in order to get the same capabilities.
Veeam Offers Free Drag-And-Drop Tool For VMware Software
News  |  3/5/2009  | 
Administrators can now move around ESXi files -- ESXi is the free version of the ESX hypervisor -- as well as ESX files.
Apache Just Says No To Java EE 6
News  |  3/5/2009  | 
Apache and Sun go at it again over licensing of the Java Compatibility Kit.
Getting The Most Out Of BI In A Tough Economy
News  |  3/3/2009  | 
The value of BI becomes more apparent in tough economic climates, when smart information and knowledge management professionals use the technology as a corporate asset to continue to survive, compete and thrive, according to a recent report by Forrester Research.
Microsoft Opens Office 14 Kimono, Slightly
News  |  3/2/2009  | 
The follow-up to Office 2007 will include lightweight browser-based versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote that focus on collaboration.

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