has been widely popular in Europe for years, with Spanish schools, French government agencies, and German municipalities adopting it enthusiastically.
They leverage the work of the thousands of talented programmers who have contributed to open source
software suitable for any number of vertical applications or business uses.
But still, most business isn't done with open source
last week formally introduced SourceForge - a major "Open Source
" initiative that will provide over 700 open source
development projects with extensive hosting and communication resources.
The OSA is a non-profit, vendor-neutral consortium dedicated to driving adoption of comprehensive open source
Open Solutions Alliance (OSA) is a nonprofit, vendor-neutral consortium dedicated to driving adoption of comprehensive open source
adopting open source
software approaches - is increasing significantly, either as a major business-model shift away from software license fees as the basis for customer usage or in the more limited release of some code using an open source
PITTSBURGH -- TimeSys Corporation, the leading provider of services for building customized distributions for the embedded Linux market, today announced the sponsorship of The Open Source
Summit, presented by The IndUS Entrepreneurs (TiE) Pittsburgh.
creator of the world's most popular open source
business intelligence (BI) suite, today announced that Pentaho CEO Richard Daley will be speaking at the Open Source
Meets Business congress, January 23-26 in Nuernburg, Germany.
Following in the footsteps of other successful runtime technologies such as AspectJ and Spring, "Terracotta seeks to deliver what we hope will become the embedded standard in clustering with our open source
offering," said Ari Zilka, founder and CTO of Terracotta.
SAN FRANCISCO -- A growing number of popular open source
software companies and projects are backing Terracotta's move to open source
its Java Virtual Machine (JVM) clustering software.
A significant number of enterprise organizations do not have formal processes in place for financial analysis, even though most consider cost savings to be the primary motivator for open source