Microsoft hosts its 'Build' event for developers, but it also stages 'Connect()' developer event.
Actually, scratch that, isn't it all about the container security debate these days?
Elastic, the company behind the open source projects Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana, finished its European developer-focused tour this month.
They all share a similar meaning: deep learning -- neural networks -- machine-learning -- cognitive computing. But what are they and what is it? Cognitive computing and the ability to create what ...
It is true, Hadoop is a key focal point for many of us when we talk about big data -- and indeed, open source big data projects.
JavaOne may well be behind us, but some of the Java goodness still flows outwards into the newswires. An (arguably meaty) morsel you may have missed is news that Java runtime solutions company Azul ...
Here's some things you need to know about Neo Technology. First, the company chooses great giveaway bottle opener key rings as conference freebies, so be sure to pick one up if you see them. ...
SUSE has announced its Enterprise Storage 2 product. This is the latest version of its self-managing, self-healing, distributed software-based storage solution for enterprise. It is the first (and ...
Chef: automate change management for the entire application and infrastructure stack.
Linus Torvalds has detailed the launch of the Linux 4.3 kernel, a new release with significant security enhancements.
Devices are being connected to the so-called Internet of Things (IoT) at an increasingly rapid rate -- this we already know to be true.
Veeam Software describes itself as the company that delivers 'availability for the always-on enterprise' -- so much so, it has even trademarked the phrase.
IBM builds Apache Spark into its core analytics engine
Magnet Systems recently launched Magnet MAX, a modular suite of tools that are supposed to help developers maintain user experiences.
Thomson Reuters raises stakes in financial desktop software
Pentaho has had a busy week -- the firm has had its first week out in full public scrutiny as the new Pentaho, a Hitachi Data Systems company and staged its second annual customer, partner, user ...
How is Pentaho doing under its new uber-parent Hitachi Data Systems (HDS)?
- 13 Oct 2015
The ONOS community and The Linux Foundation have now partnered in an attempt to impact on the future of networking.
Pentaho is an open source data integration and analytics company with a special penchant for data warehouse refinery and data streamlining
- 08 Oct 2015
● "The rise of unstructured data presents a significant opportunity for innovation. As a result, companies are demanding database solutions that are operationally easy and specifically optimized to ...
- 08 Oct 2015
Couchbase Server 4.0 is designed to give software application development pros a route to building more apps on Couchbase.
Deep inside a PDF white paper written by KPMG, the firm has justified its reasons for using, adopting, developing and subsequently releasing open source software.
- 02 Oct 2015
Mendix is one of those companies that says things like -- we drive digital innovation by empowering customers to bring new digital products to market.
- 29 Sep 2015
Conferences come and go, but Apache: Big Data Europe and its sister event ApacheCon Core Europe 2015 is kind of special as it's a pure and thoroughbred user conference.
MapR Technologies is a firm that provides a distribution of Apache Hadoop that integrates storage and database functions.
Spiceworks is a company that provides a professional vertical network for IT users.
File hosting service Dropbox, Inc has released its Zulip chat application under an open source Apache Foundation licence.
- 24 Sep 2015
What to expect from Apache: Big Data Budapest & ApacheCon Core Europe 2015
DataStax is a company that supplies a commercially supported version/offering of Apache Cassandra. For those that would enjoy a recap, Apache Cassandra is an open source distributed database for ...
- 23 Sep 2015
Platfora brings together traditionally separate tools: data prep, in-memory acceleration, BI, analytics and visualisation -- to streamline big data analytics and simplify data discovery
Information security consultancy MWR InfoSecurity is hosting a DevSecCon workshop.
Intergalactic Software Freedom Day is September 19
IBM this week acquired StrongLoop -- a software provider that sets out to help developers connect enterprise applications to mobile, Internet of Things (IoT) and web applications in the cloud.
Google has used its own open source blog to announce the beta release of Bazel.
- 09 Sep 2015
Open Enterprise Hadoop company Hortonworks is creating a bigger universe of Hadoop.
Mark Headd is the key guy when it comes to developer evangelism at Accela -- the firm provides cloud-based 'civic engagement' solutions for government.
An open source Software Development Kit (SDK) for the object-oriented C++ programming language .
For the duration of the event the private island surrounding the historic Waterford Castle will be renamed 'Nodeland'.
News this week sees Hortonworks finalise an agreement to acquire Onyara, Inc.
Its like distributed is good, decoupled distributed is really good -- but abstracted decoupled distributed is even better.
Software acceleration technologies exist to pump extra optimisation and performance out of existing tools -- although in this category we often primarily talk about GPU-based acceleration, it has ...
Microsoft Research was founded in 1991 and is the company's division dedicated to conducting both basic and applied research in computer science and software engineering.
IBM has introduced two Linux mainframe servers under the brand name LinuxONE.
Researchers from IBM's X-Force security division say they have discovered a number of high-severity vulnerabilities affecting more than 55% of Android devices.
Animation house Pixar will now open source its Universal Scene Description software.
This is a guest post for the Computer Weekly Developer Network blog by Bob Wiederhold, CEO Couchbase.
If you find yourself in need of some open platform inspiration on any given day, then opensource.com itself is always worth a look in.
Facebook has turned a Google open source project to try and tune its performance on Android devices.
This month we see the firm scoop up a private outfit known as 'Compose' -- a database-as-a-service (DBaaS) company.
- 24 Jul 2015
Intel has announced its Cloud for All initiative, a programmer designed to drive all types of cloud adoption through easier deployments.
- 24 Jul 2015
The company known for its 'fanatical' approach to cloud services support, Rackspace, has added managed Elasticsearch technology to its cadre.
Jenkins company CloudBees announce delivery of three Kubernetes plugins to assist in the continuous delivery of containerised applications with Jenkins.
RealVNC, the pioneer of VNC, has opened up its technology for hackers and developers to scrutinise.
- 21 Jul 2015
CenturyLink has contributed three of its own technology projects to the open-source community with the intention of improving the way developers use Docker, Chef and vSphere technologies.
Infrastructure security company OpSWAT this month releases a new version of its Metascan product for Linux deployments.
- 17 Jul 2015
Appery is a company known for Appery.io, a 'low-code' platform for cross-device software application development.
- 16 Jul 2015
The Census Project expands on the CII's efforts to collaboratively identify and fund critical open source projects in need of assistance.
Stormy Peters is a prominent Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) advocate, she co-founded the GNOME Foundation.
Oracle is making a big play to win in cloud and mobile, it hopes.
- 08 Jul 2015
Bristol Is Open and the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) are pushing for digital greatness -- gert lush!
In software application development and programming, upstream refers to source code that has been posted/hosted into/onto the code repository.
Microsoft "hearts" Linux and open source, remember?
- 30 Jun 2015
BPM company Bonitasoft has proffered forth Bonita BPM 7.
- 25 Jun 2015
Red Hat has used its 2015 'Summit' event in Boston to take the wraps off JBoss Fuse 6.2 and Red Hat JBoss A-MQ 6.2 - with both products introducing new capabilities for developers working on ...
Infrastructure and middleware is sometimes hard to get excited about.
- 24 Jun 2015
Red Hat clearly identified the need for more mobile platform intelligence within its IT stack and so back in Sept 2014 the firm acquired FeedHenry.
- 24 Jun 2015
This week sees Red Hat host its 11th annual 'Summit' conference, exhibition, symposium, developer hackfest, analyst & press outreach session and all round communications to partners and ...
Free and open source SourceForge has blotted its copy book.
- 18 Jun 2015
The Node.js and io.js developer communities will now collaborate to merge their respective code bases.
Big applications often mean big headaches for operations teams. The 3.5 release introduces a host of new tools and features to make running an operational in-memory computing platform more ...
- 16 Jun 2015
Code School is a Pluralsight company and online learning website for both aspiring (and existing) software developers.
DreamFactory Software says its open source REST API services platform is now available as a Docker container.
Don't just say Pentaho -- now say Pentaho, a Hitachi Data Systems company.
Esperanto openness in Red Hat Software Collections 2 - Open Source Insider:
DataTorrent will be making it RTS core engine available under the Apache 2.0 open source license.
MongoDB: the modern 'polymorphic application data' journey
The report proposes that MongoDB "overwhelmingly outperforms" Cassandra and Couchbase in the following kinds of deployments:
This week sees MongoDB World 2015 (#mongodbworld ) held next week in New York.
Apache: Big Data, a new event that brings together leading committers of Apache Big Data projects
The Clear Linux Project for Intel Architecture is a new distribution of Linux and it has been built specifically for 'various' cloud use cases.
MongoDB is an open source NoSQL cross-platform document-oriented database company favouring dynamic schemas.
This week sees the developer community celebrate 20-years of the Java programming language, platform and tools.
Unapologetic about its product positioning, the firm calls this a "best-in-class binge-watching experience" for 5 million Android users.
AppScale (the company we started with) has introduced FastStart - but what is it?
Orlando-based open source analytics company Pentaho 'got bought' by HP, but the brand appears strong enough to be retained 100% intact inside of the new parent company.
- 12 May 2015
Nutanix wants us to know it as the 'web-scale converged infrastructure' company. What this means is... the firm has developed a hyperconverged solution intended to simplify the creation of ...
Java runtime solution firm Azul Systems has joined the Eclipse Foundation.
Telerik: developer tools with Bulgarian bootstrapping
- 01 May 2015
Vorlon.JS can be extended with plugins which may add features to both the client and the dashboard, for example: feature detection, logging and exception tracking.
Microsoft welcomes Android & iOS apps to Windows 10
Microsoft Visual Studio Code expands Redmond cross platform muscle
Internet of Things and cloud mobile software application development software firm Kii (pron: key) has partnered with Finland-based Haltian (pron: Hal-tee-ah), a firm known for its development and ...
- 22 Apr 2015
Sourcegraph aims to answer the challenge here with a search engine and code browser designed to help developers find the code they need.
- 21 Apr 2015
DataStax is a firm that dedicates itself to providing a commercially-supported version of the open source Apache Cassandra database.
How real time data supply has changed
Kick boxing code monkey goes shopping: judo hits Xamarin
Your hashtag moments of zen are as follows: developers, women, android, women_in_tech, hackathon, droidcon, female_developers
Cloud computing, big data and mobile are driving enterprises to redefine their software stack.
- 31 Mar 2015
OpenScholar is a Drupal-based content management system designed specifically for academic use, created by Harvard University and released under an open source license. So what? Well okay you so ...
Facebook's outstanding international reputation for information ownership and privacy develops one stage further this month.