Software development tools

  • October 12, 2001 12 Oct'01

    Microsoft aims to lure Java developers to .Net

    Microsoft announced the test release of a tool for building Java applications that will work with its .Net.

  • October 03, 2001 03 Oct'01

    Sun releases final version of J2EE

    Sun Microsystems is continuing to improve and extend the Java programming language with the launch of the final version of the...

  • September 20, 2001 20 Sep'01

    Java system enables fast XML apps

    A Java-based platform for the development of applications to handle XML document processing has been released by Irish software...

  • September 17, 2001 17 Sep'01

    Lotus releases Sametime 2.5 upgrade

    Lotus Software Group - the IBM subsidiary formerly known as Lotus Development - released an upgrade of Sametime, its instant...

  • May 21, 2001 21 May'01

    Microsoft lures Enterprise Developers

    Microsoft has unveiled two enhanced versions of its Visual Studio development tools suite designed for the enterprise developer.

  • May 17, 2001 17 May'01

    Novell offers free directory alternative

    Novell's offer of free directory software has been welcomed as a healthy development by users who are involved in roll-outs of...

  • March 07, 2001 07 Mar'01

    SNIA backs work on IP Sans

    The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) has thrown its weight behind the development of IP-based storage area...

  • February 21, 2001 21 Feb'01

    HP bridges Java/Microsoft divide

    Hewlett-Packard (HP) is rushing to catch up with Microsoft, Oracle, Sun and IBM in the e-services field with the release of the...

  • January 10, 2001 10 Jan'01

    Service-driven network to ease Java development

    Cliff Saran

    Sun is expected to open a new chapter in the Java story next month when it unveils details of a strategy dubbed the...

  • January 03, 2001 03 Jan'01

    MiniApps developers kit joins mySAP offerings

    SAP has released a Microsoft-compatible open-development platform for custom applications to its mySAP enterprise portal...

  • December 07, 2000 07 Dec'00

    Intel moves into wireless and speeds up signal coding

    Intel, in conjunction with Analog Devices, has made its first move into the wireless communications market with its development...

  • October 18, 2000 18 Oct'00

    Java is top destination

    Without a doubt the most popular programming language of the year, Java has surpassed all other IT skills to become QA Training's best technology course...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    MS online tools debut

    Cliff Saran

    The first development tools to help users start prototyping online software services in Microsoft's .net strategy will be...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Microsoft denies C# challenge to Java

    Microsoft is focusing its strategy on appeasing the US Department of Justice rather than on serving the needs of corporate users,...

  • June 21, 2000 21 Jun'00

    Sun's Java-XML pledge

    Eric Doyle

    Sun aims to bring portable data a step closer by allowing developers to integrate Extensible Mark-up Language (XML) with its...

  • April 12, 2000 12 Apr'00

    Law will protect shoddy software whistle blowers

    Information systems professionals that blow the whistle on employers over shoddy software development are to be protected by the law, writes John...

  • April 05, 2000 05 Apr'00

    MS strategy to beat Java

    Cliff Saran

    This week's Microsoft judgement made particular reference to the company's strategy to undermine Java - a move which could...

  • March 22, 2000 22 Mar'00

    Sun set to release source code for Java tool

    Just one in 10,000 developers will benefit from Sun opening up the source code for its Java development tool, according to the Ovum Group, writes...

  • March 08, 2000 08 Mar'00

    Expect massive development savings by component re-use

    The long-promised massive reductions in software development costs offered by component re-use are finally on the way, writes...

  • March 01, 2000 01 Mar'00

    Scottish utility picks IBM for support

    Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has signed a £30m teaming arrangement with IBM to improve the application development and support services of its IT...

  • March 01, 2000 01 Mar'00

    MS-Sun court battle looms

    A US judge last week dismissed a Microsoft motion in its legal battle with Sun over Java, writes Matthew Thomas.

  • January 05, 2000 05 Jan'00

    Enterprise Beans to ship mid-2000

    Cliff Saran

    By the middle of next year, mainframe users will be able to run Enterprise Java Beans and access IBM San Francisco Project,...