Decimal buys finance vendor Amadeus

Decimal buys finance vendor Amadeus

Amadeus International Inc. of Quebec City has been acquired by Decimal, a Longeuil, Que.-based consulting firm. Decimal said Wednesday it...

July 9th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Open source database cleaner unveiled

Open source database cleaner unveiled

SQL Power Group Inc., a Toronto-based data warehousing vendor, has published the source code of Power Matchmaker, its open source...

November 18th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

Google expands its Code Search site

Google expands its Code Search site

Google has updated its Google Code Search site for finding publicly available source code, adding greater coverage and improvements in...

July 5th, 2007 Paul Krill

Opening up to open source ERP

Opening up to open source ERP

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWhen Mark Alperin went looking to replace his aging Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system in 2006, he...

March 29th, 2007 Galen Gruman

Second Life looks toward open source

Second Life looks toward open source

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe 3-D virtual online community of Second Life is teaming up with the real-world open-source software development...

February 1st, 2007 Todd R Weiss

Lost Packets

Lost Packets

A Florida judge has rejected a U.S. Congress candidate’s request to examine the source code of electronic voting machines alleged...

January 18th, 2007 Greg Hughes

Human factor a key threat

Human factor a key threat

If security is a people, process and technology problem, the weakest link in the chain are the people, which explains...

October 26th, 2006 John Dix

Microsoft sweetens licensing model

Microsoft sweetens licensing model

Microsoft Corp. has signed up the first commercial open-source vendor for its Shared Source licensing program, the company announced last...

March 2nd, 2006 Elizabeth Montalbano

Oracle secures source code

Oracle secures source code

New technology aims to lessen software bugs By Stacy Cowley and Paul Roberts Source-code security developer Fortify Software Inc. is...

January 19th, 2006 Stacy Cowley and Paul Roberts