IBM adding dev, test offering to public cloud

IBM adding dev, test offering to public cloud

IBM will soon offer software development and testing services through its public cloud, adding to a private cloud option launched...

March 16th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Microsoft sets app development to-do list

Microsoft sets app development to-do list

Microsoft's to-do list in the software development space includes continued or new investments in multiple areas, including cloud computing, the...

February 23rd, 2010 Paul Krill

New version of Groovy language warms up to Java, SQL

New version of Groovy language warms up to Java, SQL

The new version of the Groovy programming language aims to make life easier for programmers who work with Java and...

January 5th, 2010 joab jackson

2009

2009

In 2009, the computers got smaller, the databases got bigger, and HTML's dominance grew. None of these trends are new,...

December 23rd, 2009 Peter Wayner

Microsoft previews Rx for asynchronous programming

Microsoft previews Rx for asynchronous programming

Microsoft is previewing extensions for .Net catering to asynchronous and event-based programming.The company's Rx (Reactive Extensions for .Net), downloadable from...

November 20th, 2009 Paul Krill

IBM mainframe plan aims at next-gen developers

IBM mainframe plan aims at next-gen developers

IBM Corp. says its US$100-million mainframe simplification project, which it started in 2006, has helped deliver more flexible platforms to...

November 11th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

What outsourcers can learn from open-source communities

What outsourcers can learn from open-source communities

Out-sourcing development and open-source development may at first appear to be about as far apart as baseball and football. Both...

November 11th, 2008 Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols

Wooing developers under the Silverlight

Wooing developers under the Silverlight

As Microsoft Corp. releases its Silverlight 2.0 media player tomorrow, it is claiming strong momentum for its free, would-be Adobe...

October 14th, 2008 Computerworld US staff

Best reuse plays in SOA

Best reuse plays in SOA

Whether you're from the " All Hail, it's SOA" cheerleading camp or the " oh hell, it's SOA" detractors squad,...

August 26th, 2008 Pam Baker