A new survey suggests that proprietary Java application servers are losing to open source in the cloud age.
"Frenemies" Microsoft and Oracle just cemented a new partnership. Here's what is really new and worth knowing about the alliance.
Fixes are coming today for "hundreds" of Oracle products, following a series of high-profile corporate hacks pegged to a zero-day vulnerability in Java.
The database giant has fixed 78 different holes across most of its major product line.
As cloud adoption continues at an alarming rate, big IT vendors aren't sending the right messages to developers.
You know the old saying: It never hurts to ask.
After receiving significant feedback on an earlier post, I've revised my thinking significantly. What's needed is not a new packaging format, but a payload description.
Open-source software is growing in quality even as it grows in quantity, which is causing competitors and would-be customers to take notice, suggests Coverity.
It's a common myth that open source can't innovate, but open-source Java company SpringSource proves that open source can lead an industry, not follow it.
Much has been made of open-source disruption. But what does it take to be successful as a stand-alone open source company?