How to win the software licensing game

How to win the software licensing game

Call it a license to steal.Software licensing agreements have always been rife with pitfalls. And the rise of virtualization, subscription-based...

December 21st, 2009 Dan Tynan

Microsoft set for long battle with Japanese regulators

Microsoft set for long battle with Japanese regulators

Microsoft Corp.'s Japanese unit is preparing for a potentially long battle with the Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) in a...

July 26th, 2005 Paul Kallender

SCO to pay lawyers millions for more legal power

SCO to pay lawyers millions for more legal power

Unix developer The SCO Group Inc. said Tuesday that it is extending an agreement with its lawyers to defend itself...

November 18th, 2003 Juan Carlos Perez and Scarlet Pruitt

German government publishes open source guidelines

German government publishes open source guidelines

Federal agencies, state and local governments, and other public-sector administrations in Germany interested in migrating their computer systems to open...

July 16th, 2003 John Blau

German government develops open source guidelines

German government develops open source guidelines

Germany's Federal Ministry of the Interior is developing a list of guidelines for federal, state and local governments as well...

June 5th, 2003 John Blau

German government develops open source guidelines

German government develops open source guidelines

Germany's Federal Ministry of the Interior is developing a list of guidelines for federal, state and local governments as well...

June 3rd, 2003 John Blau

Novell updates GroupWise, adds new look, access

Novell updates GroupWise, adds new look, access

Novell Inc. Wednesday announced that the latest version of its messaging and collaboration product is now available. GroupWise 6.5 includes...

March 11th, 2003 Deni Connor

U.S. group raises concerns over use of open source

U.S. group raises concerns over use of open source

A U.S. trade association, the Initiative for Software Choice (ISC), has urged the U.S. Defense Department (DoD) to rethink its...

November 28th, 2002 Laura Rohde

U.S. appeals court rejects Microsoft breakup

U.S. appeals court rejects Microsoft breakup

A federal appeals court delivered a ruling Thursday in the landmark antitrust case between Microsoft Corp. and the U.S. government,...

June 29th, 2001 Matt Berger