Nokia unites mobile development on Qt (that

Nokia is focusing on Qt (pronounced "cute") as the sole application development framework for its Symbian and MeeGo mobile phone platforms for both native and Web application development, the company said Thursday.Consolidating around

Published on: October 21st, 2010 Paul Krill

Juniper pushing software development

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The Microsoft Corp. pedigree of senior executives at Juniper Networks Inc. has infused a new software centrism within the routing and switching company.Juniper's analyst conference here last week was an immersion in

Published on: September 27th, 2010 Jim Duffy

IBM to pair security techs for software dev

Honing in on the need for more security in application development, IBM Rational is planning an enterprise-level product that features two separately acquired technologies for security testing and code scanning. The product, which would

Published on: March 8th, 2010 Paul Krill

Five things you must know about platform as a service

It's like glue. Platform as a Service (PaaS) may be the linchpin of cloud computing. It's the application development, integration and management layer between cloud infrastructure offerings like storage and SaaS applications. Microsoft's

Published on: January 25th, 2010 David Axner

Agile methodology not just for app development

Discussions of the agile methodology are usually in the context of application development, but one analyst thinks it can also be applied to improving IT application management as a whole and helping developers

Published on: November 19th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Open source algorithms a regulatory risk

Canadian open source companies doing development in the U.S. are seldom aware of export regulations requiring encryption algorithms in the code to be filed with the U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and

Published on: October 26th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

IBM’s BuildForge buy will boost compliance

Looking for a better way to help corporate software developers meet compliance demands, IBM Corp. said Tuesday that it has acquired BuildForge Inc. IBM didn't reveal financial details about the purchase of BuildForge,

Published on: May 2nd, 2006 China Martens