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Sun all set to roll out Solaris 10

After more than a year of sneak peaks, nightly builds and beta tests, Sun Microsystems is set to formally announce the launch of its Solaris 10 operating system The Santa Clara,...

Sun opens up source codes via “Project Tiger”

The source code and binaries for Java 2, Standard Edition 5 (J2SE), otherwise known as "Project Tiger" went live on Sun Microsystems' Web site Friday afternoonOfficials at the...

Sun Solaris Open-Source Release Still Undecided

Sun Microsystems expects to publicly debut Solaris 10 on Nov 15, but its plans to release an open-source version of the Unix operating system remain in limbo Although Solaris 10...

Sun ready to open Solaris

Sun Microsystems Inc is getting closer to making its Open Solaris project, along with the final pieces of Solaris 10, a realityAt its quarterly SunNetwork Conference, to be held...

SCO sets up anti-Linux site

SCO has decided to set up a website to fight back against the pro-Linux web site GroklawBlake Stowell, director of communications at SCO said the new site, Prosconet, will be...

Red Hat takes Sun to task on open source

A top Red Hat executive has attacked the open-source credentials of its sometime business partner Sun MicrosystemsIn a Web log posting Thursday, Michael Tiemann, Red Hat's vice...

UN Backs Drive for Free Software

Events have been held across Asia to encourage the region to adopt free and open source software The UN's International Open Source Network (IOSN) helped promote the first annual...

Via improve Xine player

Chip firm Via said it has made improvements to its Xine open source player which supports MPEG-4 and MPEG-2 video acceleration for entertainment devices According to Via, VeXP 30...

Big Blue goes open source yet again!

IBM is giving away more than half a million lines of its software code to an open source software group, the lucky things The code for Cloudscape, a database written in Java, has...

JES added to Open Source candidates from Sun

Sun Microsystems Inc said this week that it is thinking about offering some of its Java Enterprise System (JES) under an open source license, although no final decisions have been...

JBoss Application Server gets J2EE-certified

Momentum predicted as a result of passing test suite Underlining the enterprise capabilities of its free, open source JBoss Application Server, JBoss Inc on Monday plans to...

Customers question Sun’s Open-Solaris move

While Sun Microsystems Inc considers creating a new licensing model to open-source its Solaris operating system, some enterprise customers are questioning the company's motives...

Bagle goes open-source;More variants expected!

The Bagle virus has emerged yet again -- this time with a new twist that could cause even more headaches for the vast Windows community Two new variants of the mass-mailing worm...

McNealy Rejects Idea Of Open-Source Java

Sun Microsystems spent last week fending off new calls that it contribute Java as open-source code Previous requests came from open-source programmers critical of Sun's grip on...

Real’s Helix Now in Linux Distros

Linux players Novell and Red Hat are teaming with media company Real Networks to include its RealPlayer and Helix Players on their distributions As part of its news, Real...

Sun opens some Java source code

In a move that reflects the growing power of the open-source programming movement, Sun Microsystems plans Monday to share a modest chunk of Java source code, an experimental user...

Sun slams Red Hat

Sun has launched an all out offensive today against Red Hat Linux, putting Solaris x86 at the tip of its bayonet "We are a big supporter of the open source movement and have been...

The Gimp 2.0.2

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a freely distributed piece of software suitable for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring It is a powerful...

Security holes splatter Open Source

A key open source tool used by developers to track and manage changes in computer code has six security glitches and counting Concurrent Versions System (CVS) is used to manage...

Sun plans to open source Solaris

Sun Microsystems, one of the biggest names in the server world, reported that the company will now make Solaris an open source project Sun is not sure as to when the move of...

Intel creates open source for BIOS

THE TOWERING chip behemoth Intel is releasing open-source code designed to make the boot-up process for PCs and servers more predictable and faster The code comes from Intel's...

Microsoft Posts More Open Source Code

Microsoft this week released a set of Windows application development templates on a popular open source software Web site On Tuesday, the company posted its Windows Template...

Novell’s open source tool for .NET

Novell yesterday took the wraps off a test version of Mono, an open source development platform that allows the creation of NET applications that can run on Linux and Unix as well...

Apache Adds XML Encryption to Java Library

The Apache Foundation announced Version 11 of its Java library has been released, which includes a beta implementation of XML Encryption The XML Security Project is a volunteer...
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