A new survey suggests that proprietary Java application servers are losing to open source in the cloud age.
Phurnace's technology will make it easy to model and deploy Java Enterprise Edition applications from the likes of Oracle's BEA, Red Hat's JBoss, and IBM's Websphere.
Company's latest tool allows Microsoft .Net Web applications to run on a WebSphere Portal server.
High-end version of IBM's WebSphere application server, which has utility computing-style features, will be available at the end of August.
IBM brings portal software that integrates service oriented architectures to its mainframe and midrange server lines.
Novell and IBM cozy up to promote Novell's Linux desktop and favor WebSphere application server over JBoss.
WebSphere's next version, code-named Pyxis, will focus on making the application server a better choice for tying systems together.
Want to use Google gadgets for work? Big Blue plans to let business users run the mini apps on its WebSphere Portal software.
Big Blue beefs up its WebSphere 6 application server, promising better performance, more reliability and simplified administration.
New WebSphere tools for grabbing data from human resources systems and other back-end applications are meant to improve formal and improvised collaboration.