Software licensing

  • March 20, 2007 20 Mar'07

    Symantec says fixing licensing portal top priority

    Company officials say help is on the way as fallout continues from the merger of Symantec and Veritas ordering systems last November.

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    Licences could hinder grids

    Current software licensing models could hinder the adoption of grid technologies that use virtualisation software to run applications over several machines, a grid user group has warned.

  • January 18, 2007 18 Jan'07

    Your shout: Train to check churn, the licensing cosh

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  • November 20, 2006 20 Nov'06

    Sun opens door to Java source code

    Sun Microsystems has made the Java source code available to the open source community under the GNU General Public Licence.

  • October 30, 2006 30 Oct'06

    Users to question Oracle on Fusion

    UK users will meet Oracle next month to voice their concerns about the company’s Fusion middleware strategy, licensing and ongoing support.

  • October 09, 2006 09 Oct'06

    Microsoft offers users unlimited virtualisation

    Microsoft has changed the licensing of its Windows Server Datacenter, allowing users buying new servers licensed with the operating system to run an unlimited number of virtualised instances of Windows Server.