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Microsoft''s Open Source Licenses
This post is not an oxymoron. The Open Source Initiative recently approved two Microsoft licenses (the Microsoft Reciprocal License and the Microsoft Public

open source news  s Open Source Licenses This post is not an oxymoron . The Open Source Initiative recently approved two Microsoft licenses (the Microsoft Reciprocal License and the Microsoft Public License ) as compliant with the open source definition . Why would Microsoft want to publish an open source license? The very idea of Microsoft participating in the open source community might sound odd. After all, hasn''t Microsoft been one of the most vocal proprietary vendors against free and open source software ? Read More
Why Open Source is Important to You
There are two trends in open source adoption that make it imperative that you consider open source solutions for your future IT initiatives. This article

open source news  Open Source is Important to You Introduction There''s been an incredible amount of news and gossip about open source over the past year. Between the SCO lawsuits, the Microsoft Windows versus Linux TCO campaign, and the IBM Linux Everywhere advertising blitz, open source seems to have gotten more coverage than the Brad and Jennifer split. You might be forgiven for thinking the whole open source thing is overblown—plenty of smoke but no fire. You''d be wrong. Open source has been gathering steam and Read More
Demand at the Fount of Open Source: A Primer Based in Demand Trends
As we witness the inexorable increase in demand for Free and open source software (FOSS), many organizations have yet to glean the FOSS fundamentals. This

open source news  overview of Free and open source software (FOSS) concepts for both enterprise software clients and vendors that would like to be let in on the buzz resonating from the FOSS-related change in the software industry. I will address FOSS concepts in two parts. The first concerns the FOSS origin and rapid evolution as manifested in global customer demand trends. The second reviews reasons that enterprise clients and government organizations generate this demand as well as why it should push software providers Read More
Lynx to Donate Advanced Messaging to Linux Open-Source Community
Through the release of Lynx’s Messenger Technology code to the ‘Open-Source’ community they hope to gain a strong foothold in Linux messaging as the operating

open source news  bodes well with Linux open source developers who generally take kindly to companies who make their software code available for re-tooling, testing, and engineering, and often implementation and use. This news release really only appeals to Linux messaging developers and companies positioned on the Linux fence. Read More
A Semi-open Source Vendor Discusses Market Trends
A response to trends in the open source software market comes this time from relative newcomer provider xTuple. This vendor’s footprint isn’t entirely in the

open source news  process applications powered by open source software and infrastructure such as Linux operating system (OS), PostgreSQL database, and Qt , a C++ graphical user interface (GUI) development framework from Trolltech , a Norwegian software company. Before delving into xTuple''s answers to our questions, some background on xTuple and OpenMFG is in order. The vendor is a relative newcomer in the enterprise resource planning (ERP) arena; it was founded in 2002 (as OpenMFG) by its current president and chief Read More
Open letter to companies planning on using Social CRM
If you have decided to use social customer relationship management (SCRM) to sell your products or services, you should be ready to adapt to what your customers

open source news  products. 4. Offer me an open SaaS (software as a service) tool that will not only be accessible over the internet, but will also be flexible and customizable according to my specific needs . I don’t expect you to provide me with complex functionality, but let me add or rename a field or build a dashboard when I need it. 5. And since we’re not all working in the cloud (yet), let me integrate with office tools, on-premise applications, mobile devices, etc . Not to mention hosted, on demand, and SaaS Read More
TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 23, 2012
SOFTWARE SELECTIONS @ IMPLEMENTATIONSSeaspan selects IFS Applications to support its shipbuilding projectsIndustry tags: manufacturing“Seaspan is an

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Grape Escape 2014—2 Tech Companies Include News Items with Key Benefits to U.S. Landscape
During the IT vendor presentations of this summer’s Grape Escape Analyst Event, Apparancy and SYSPRO included news about specific initiatives aimed at U.S

open source news  Grape Escape 2014, SYSPRO, Apparancy, VetApprove, american manufacturers, veteran claims, JRocket Marketing Read More
BI: On Demand, On Premise, Open Source, or Outsourced?
On-premise or on-demand, business intelligence (BI) solutions can help businesses become more intelligent about key processes. But what are the benefits to

open source news  On Demand, On Premise, Open Source, or Outsourced? On-premise or on-demand, business intelligence (BI) solutions can help businesses become more intelligent about key processes. But what are the benefits to implementing cloud-based BI over traditional software? Are on-demand BI applications as popular in the enterprise as they are with midmarket companies? And what are some reasons people don’t outsource BI? Find out the answers to these questions and more. Download this guide now. Read More
Open Source and Linux, IT Services Software Evaluation Report
The model of IT services for Free and Open Source software (FOSS) helps identify the characteristics clients require from consultants, integrators, resellers

open source news  Software Evaluation Report TEC''s Open Source and Linux, IT Services Software Evaluation Report allows you to compare and analyze the features, functions, and services of multiple enterprise software solutions. Vendor responses are comprehensively rated on their level of support of for each criterion (supported, not supported, customization, future releases, etc.) to ensure you make and accurate and informed decision. This Software Evaluation Report provides extensive information about vendor or provider Read More
TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 11, 2012
SOFTWARE SELECTIONSJeanswest selects Manhattan Associates Industry tags: Fashion/retail

open source news  M&As AND PRODUCT LAUNCHES OpenText acquires cloud-based messaging company EasyLink Industry tags: cross-industry OpenText has announced that it has agreed to acquire EasyLink. EasyLink provides a variety of document and communication integration services, including EDI, fax, secure e-mail and managed file transfer, and multi-channel messaging (such as SMS, voice, or e-mail). Clients in industries served by EasyLink (such as insurance and health care) ought to see a fit with OpenText’s existing scope of Read More
These Are the Days of Healthy Growth for an Open-source ERP Provider


open source news  500 initially  free and open source software (FOSS)  customers who have bought something from the vendor (training, docs, add-ons, etc.) About 3,000 companies using xTuple''s PostBooks FOSS product in production (best guess/estimate) Users at about 30,000 companies registered in xTuple''s online community Over 1,000,000 downloads (if anyone cares about that number anymore) In our recent exchange, Ned Lilly said the following: On xTuple''s growth, I think it''s pretty simple—we''ve got a product (and an Read More
TOTALLY Open Disaster Recovery
Disaster recovery is a key component of any business continuity plan. Unfortunately, complexity and high implementation costs prevent many organizations from

open source news  Open Disaster Recovery Disaster recovery is a key component of any business continuity plan. Unfortunately, complexity and high implementation costs prevent many organizations from adequately protecting themselves in the event of a site failure. Discover how data protection solutions, tailored to meet the recovery time objectives and recovery point objectives of your data centers and remote sites, can save your company time and money. Read More
TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 16, 2012
MERGERS @ ACQUISITIONSOracle buys SkireIndustry tags: capital management

open source news  validate that the malleable open source system was going to work for its users. — P.J. Jakovljevic, Principal TEC Analyst Profile: Aras Corporation Nautech Electronics selects Epicor ERP after 6-month selection project Industry tags: manufacturing Nautech Electronics is a New Zealand company that operates in the market of electric and electronic equipment design, manufacturing, and installation. Because the legacy ERP software it uses is limited in many areas, the decision was made to switch to a ne Read More
Building Open SANs with Multi-switch Fabrics
The ratification of standards is important to any industry. Now, in the realm of storage area networks (SANs), new standards are being put in place to ensure

open source news  Open SANs with Multi-switch Fabrics The ratification of standards is important to any industry. Now, in the realm of storage area networks (SANs), new standards are being put in place to ensure user-friendly and heterogeneous fibre channel switches that allow for multiple vendors and increased interoperability. Before incorporating a multi-switch fabric into your SAN, however, you should know the whys, whats, and hows involved. Read More

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