Linux is set to make a major impact in the mobile computing realm, the executive director of the Linux Foundation stressed at a conference Monday morning.
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Microsoft last week added workflow capabilities to BizTalk Services, the company's platform-in-the-cloud project for SOA and business process management.
Following through on a restructuring plan announced in May, Sun has laid off approximately 1000 employees in the US and Canada.
Micro Focus and Microsoft are working to bolster efforts to enable Cobol-based mainframe applications to run on Windows and also plan a version of CICS for .Net.
Sun Microsystems is sponsoring a collaborative environment for building and hosting social applications that would run on environments like Facebook and OpenSocial.
HP on Tuesday will roll out an ambitious IT automation strategy that melds product capabilities gained through multiple acquisitions, supports SOA, and features SaaS-based options.
Microsoft released Monday beta versions of separate service packs for the Visual Studio 2008 software development platform and the accompanying .Net Framework 3.5, a Microsoft official said in a blog.
Seeking to enhance mainstream SOA deployments, HP is increasing SOA quality management capabilities in several products.
Looking to boost the Web, Sun is working on a royalty-free and open video codec and media system, company officials said Thursday.
Nokia remains at work on its answer to the Apple iPhone, codenamed "Tube," a company official said on Monday.
Sun and Microsoft announced two "milestones" this week in their ongoing alliance, including the official opening of a Sun/Microsoft Interoperability Center on Microsoft's Redmond, Washington campus.
IBM again touted agile software development methods on Tuesday at the SD West Conference 2008, with an official saying the company itself probably has one of the world's largest adoptions of agile.
Shedding new light on the company's Silverlight 2 browser plug-in technology, a Microsoft official wrote a blog post Friday morning that emphasized RIA (rich Internet application) development capabilities planned for an upcoming beta release.
HP announced on Monday SOA governance software and services aimed at helping companies accelerate SOA adoption while reducing risks.
Sun is expected to announce this week that it will make the Sun SPOT (Small Programmable Object Technology) device platform available via open source, but a user expressed concerns about Sun's commitment to the technology.
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