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FREMONT, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Versant Corporation , an industry leader in specialized data management and data persistence software, today announced that it has proposed to lead a new Eclipse community project for standards-based, object-relational mapping. JSR220 is the specification defining the standard for object-relational mapping in Java. Object-relational mapping has emerged in the last year as a critical missing architectural piece in the drive to make the Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) platform more powerful and easier to program. Versant contributes mapping tools and runtime for Enterprise Java Beans (EJB) 3.0 persistence and Java Data Objects (JDO) 2.0 standards for object-relational mapping in the form of its commercial implementation already deployed in production use worldwide. "We're seeing a dramatic shift in the practices of J... (more)

CA Expands Participation in Eclipse Foundation to Advance Development of Open Source Tools

ISLANDIA, N.Y. and OTTAWA, March 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Computer Associates International, Inc. and the Eclipse Foundation today announced that CA has expanded its participation in the Foundation by becoming a Strategic Developer, taking a leadership role in the Foundation's enterprise management tools project. CA executive Rob Levy has also joined the Foundation's Board of Directors. Eclipse is a platform for tool integration built by a community of tool providers. The Eclipse platform operates under an open source paradigm, with a common public license that provides royalty-free source code and worldwide redistribution rights. CA is supporting Eclipse in keeping with its long history of helping to advance industry standards in enterprise management, and as part of its larger commitment to open source technology. CA will propose and lead a strategic enterpri... (more)

SRS Labs Recognized as Finalist for AeA Orange County High-Tech Awards 2005

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SRS Labs, Inc. , one of the world's leading providers of audio, voice and surround sound technologies, today proudly announced it has been selected as a finalist for the American Electronics Association ("AeA")'s Twelfth Annual High-Tech awards for the Orange County Council. SRS Labs was named a finalist in the "Consumer" category for its SRS Circle Surround Automotive(TM) ("CS Automotive") technology, which creates a thrilling in-vehicle surround sound experience from any audio material over a four or more speaker system. The High-Tech Awards honor outstanding local technology companies and acknowledge individual contributions to the local high-tech business community. AeA is the nation's largest high-tech trade association. CS Automotive creates a home theater listening experience in any automobile, delivering... (more)

Raytheon Achieves NPOESS Ground System Milestone on Schedule, on Budget

AURORA, Colo., Feb. 7, 2005 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company has completed a major development milestone on the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) program, the nation's next-generation meteorological satellite system. The successful qualification testing of the third software increment for the Command, Control, and Communications Segment (C3S) is a significant step toward declaration of ground-readiness in preparation for the launch of the NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) satellite. "The NPOESS program is very pleased that more than 1.7 million lines of code and 40 racks of equipment have been delivered on time, on cost, and meeting our specifications," said John Cunningham, director of the NPOESS Integrated Program Office. "Software cost growth has been a particular challenge for the satellite industry, and the carefully pla... (more)

Novell Raises the Bar With SUSE LINUX Professional 9.3 for Linux Newcomers and Experienced Users

HANNOVER, Germany, CeBIT, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Novell today announced the availability of its latest Linux offering, SUSE(R) LINUX Professional 9.3, due to ship mid-April, 2005. Including a complete Linux operating system, over 3,000 open source packages and hundreds of open source applications, productivity software and home networking capabilities, SUSE LINUX Professional 9.3 provides the functionality, reliability and security that today's new and experienced Linux* user needs for home computing and computing-on-the-go at an affordable price. SUSE LINUX Professional includes a stable and reliable Linux operating system plus a complete set of desktop applications -- office suite, Web browser, e-mail and instant messaging clients, multimedia viewers, photo organizers, and other popular open source applications. It also features the latest tools for setting up ... (more)

Active Endpoints Announces General Availability of ActiveWebflow(TM) Standard and ActiveWebflow Professional 1.5

SHELTON, Conn., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Endpoints, Inc. today announced general availability of ActiveWebflow Standard and ActiveWebflow Professional 1.5. ActiveWebflow Standard is a commercial grade BPEL server that can be deployed with popular servlet containers such as Tomcat, but does not require a J2EE application server. ActiveWebflow Professional 1.5 delivers important new usability features to BPEL process authors, including the accessibility support mandated by Section 508 of the United States Rehabilitation Act. ActiveWebflow Standard. Many organizations are actively prototyping composite, services-oriented applications. To make successful forward progress, these organizations need world class BPEL design tools and high quality, low cost BPEL test servers. Additionally, in many cases BPEL based applications will be deployed to desktop and mobile compu... (more)

OC Systems Joins Eclipse Foundation; Commits to Developing Add-In Product for the Eclipse Test and Performance Tools Platform Project

BURLINGAME, Calif., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- ECLIPSECON, 2005 -- OC Systems, Inc., a provider of state-of-the-art software tools and development environments, today announced its membership in the Eclipse Foundation. OC Systems has joined as an add-in member and will be developing a version of RootCause that will be an add-in for the Eclipse Test and Performance Tools Platform (TPTP) Project. RootCause is a powerful debugging tool for the production environment that speeds resolution of complex memory leaks, performance bottlenecks and other defects in enterprise applications. With RootCause, senior engineers can develop application-specific probes to monitor any aspect of the internal functioning of an application, obtaining information not available through other tools. RootCause uses a patented technology to non-invasively instrument software applications. No ch... (more)

Active Endpoints Announces General Availability of ActiveWebflow(TM) Enterprise for JBoss(R) Application Server

SHELTON, Conn., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Endpoints, Inc. today announced general availability of ActiveWebflow Enterprise for JBoss Application Server. ActiveWebflow Enterprise for JBoss delivers an enterprise class BPEL process management solution to the JBoss community. Future versions of ActiveWebflow Enterprise will support other market leading J2EE application servers. ActiveWebflow Enterprise for JBoss supports the JBoss Application Server's advanced features such as clustering, connection pooling and Web services. By comprehensively supporting JBoss' advanced features, ActiveWebflow Enterprise for JBoss delivers unsurpassed performance, scalability and reliability. In addition, ActiveWebflow Enterprise delivers sophisticated process versioning capabilities, permitting organizations to deploy and manage multiple process versions without disrupting their ... (more)

Open-Source Enterprise Portal eXo Platform SARL Releases First Commercial Product

BOSTON, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- LINUXWORLD EXPO -- eXo Platform SARL (http://www.exoplatform.com/), a privately-held company leading the development and services of the open-source enterprise portal eXo Platform, today announced the availability of the first commercial release of the portal -- giving users a customized single point of access to information systems and resources. The popular eXo Platform project reaches its first production release after 54 months of research and development. A member of ObjectWeb -- the international not-for-profit consortium dedicated to open-source infrastructure software -- since November 2004, eXo Platform SARL has been leading the innovation on the portal market. eXo Platform SARL was one of the first to implement a Sun Microsystems certified version the portlet API specifications (JSR 168) in December 2003. "Implementing ind... (more)

Latest Version of Popular NetBeans(TM) Integrated Development Environment (IDE) Draws Rave Reviews From Developers

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sun Microsystems, Inc. and the NetBeans(TM) software open source community today announced that the NetBeans 4.0 IDE is drawing rave reviews. Developers are especially pleased with the capabilities in Mobility Pack 4.0 that enable them to seamlessly write, build and debug code for a variety of mobile devices without the need to write device-specific code. Sony Ericsson has recently elected to include the Mobility Pack with its Developer Suite CDs. Sun also announced the availability of the NetBeans IDE 4.1 beta, delivering on a consistent and reliable developer platform strategy for enterprise Java(TM) software developers. "We have chosen to include the NetBeans Mobility Pack together with our Developer Suite CD pack because it's an easy-to-use solution for mobile developers. In addition, it is tightly integrat... (more)

Wind River Becomes a Strategic Developer Member of Eclipse; Proposes the Foundation's First Device Software Development Project

ALAMEDA, Calif., March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wind River Systems, Inc. , the global leader in Device Software Optimization (DSO) and the Eclipse Foundation today announced that Wind River will propose and lead an Eclipse Device Software Development Platform project, the first project specifically for device software development. Wind River elevated its membership status with the Eclipse Foundation from being an add-in provider to Strategic Developer and will further incorporate Eclipse-based technology into Wind River products. With the Device Software Development Project, Wind River is bringing its expertise in device software development and run-time solutions to the Eclipse community to foster industry standardization and innovation to help companies develop and run device software better, faster, more reliably and at a lower cost. (Logo: http://www.newscom... (more)

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
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