Ingres forecasts MySQL

The CEO of an open source database company thinks the future of MySQL is doomed due to the meagre investment that Oracle Corp. will likely afford it once it acquires Sun Microsystems Inc.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 28th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

IBM, Novell strengthen desktop, server ties

IBM Corp. and Novell Inc. are beefing up their existing partnership on two fronts with Linux distributor Novell increasing support for IBM's Notes desktop collaboration software and its open-source WebSphere Application Server Community

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 7th, 2007 China Martens

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COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESoftware and Cuban cigars Gartner estimates 60 countries are involved in some stage of offshore IT development. The consulting firm divides them into the market leaders, such as India, Argentina

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 12th, 2007 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Oracle unveils plans for telecom service delivery

Oracle Corp. made another move to target telecommunications providers Tuesday, unveiling plans for a telecom service delivery platform (SDP). The move comes less than a week after the database and applications vendor announced

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Sun releases Glassfish into sea of doubters

Sun has launched a fresh program designed to spur open-source developer interest in its Java application server software, placing the code under a license the company says is in the "spirit" of open

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 23rd, 2005 Matthew Broersma

IBM leads app deployment market: IDC

IBM Corp. continued to lead the market for application deployment software in 2003, but the field will become far more competitive as customers migrate away from IBM’s mainframe and OS/400 systems, according to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 22nd, 2004 James Niccolai

IDC: IBM leads shifting apps deployment market

IBM Corp. continued to lead the market for application deployment software in 2003, but the field will become far more competitive as customers migrate away from IBM's mainframe and OS/400 systems, according to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 29th, 2004 James Niccolai

BEA : Project Beehive has BEA pondering Eclipse, NetBeans

BEA Systems Inc.'s decision to offer its WebLogic Workshop run-time framework under an open source format, through its Project Beehive effort, may prompt the company to reconsider its current stance of not participating

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 31st, 2004 Paul Krill

Sun offers sneak peek at J2EE 1.5

Ease of development will be a core focus of J2EE 1.5, the followup to the much-heralded J2EE 1.4, a Sun Microsystems Inc. official said recently. J2EE 1.5 is due to be discussed at

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 13th, 2004 Paul Krill