Software development tools

  • September 16, 2005 16 Sep'05

    Java programmer wins space flight

    A Java programmer from San Jose, California, has won an Oracle competition to fly in a sub-orbital spacecraft.

  • September 09, 2005 09 Sep'05

    Borland builds up

    Borland’s JBuilder 2006 integrated development environment upgrade has been praised for its collaboration features.

  • September 09, 2005 09 Sep'05

    Acquisition adds to Sun’s new Java suite

    Sun Microsystems has unveiled Sun Java Integration Suite, the sixth suite in its Java Enterprise System (Java ES).

  • August 04, 2005 04 Aug'05

    Infosys to open development centres in China

    Indian outsourcer Infosys Technologies has announced £36.5m plans to set up software development centres in China.

  • August 01, 2005 01 Aug'05

    General Motors chooses Java system

    Car manufacturing giant General Motors has chosen Sun’s Java Enterprise System to provide an integrated software environment for its global IT infrastructure – making it the largest company to sign up for the Java system.

  • July 13, 2005 13 Jul'05

    Automotive 5.0 rolls off Windows production line

    Microsoft has released a new version of its Windows Automotive development software to help car makers produce better in-car communications and entertainment.

  • July 04, 2005 04 Jul'05

    Sun boosts Java with SeeBeyond

    Sun is acquiring middleware integration supplier SeeBeyond for £216m.

  • July 01, 2005 01 Jul'05

    IBM releases development tools

    IBM has unveiled new tools designed to simplify and automate software development.

  • June 23, 2005 23 Jun'05

    SAP buys Lighthammer to strengthen business chain

    SAP has acquired manufacturing software company Lighthammer Software Development to help its 12,000 manufacturing customers build stronger links between their plant floors and business processes.

  • June 15, 2005 15 Jun'05

    Sun tackles Java security flaws

    Sun Microsystems has been forced to fix two security bugs in Java that can be exploited by remote attackers to take over computers.