Blog Archive - August 2008



JBoss Enterprise Application Platform Expands Certified Configurations, Adds More Mainframe & Java SE 6 Support

We are pleased to announce that the latest Cumulative Patch for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) v4.2 and v4.3 has expanded its number of Certified Configurations and has added support for more mainframes and Java SE 6. The number of certified operating systems, chip architectures and...

 

Red Hat Exchange Partner Alfresco Teams with Red Hat and JBoss to Provide CRIX a Collaborative Platform

Providing solutions for business problems the open source way — that’s what this case study is all about. Alfresco provides an open source alternative for enterprise content management, which means that enterprises can accelerate collaboration and information sharing using open standards. Open...

 

Checking In On Project Spacewalk

Back at this year’s Red Hat Summit in June, we announced that we were open sourcing Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite under the name Project Spacewalk. In the nine weeks or so since the debut of Spacewalk, we’ve been blown away by the level of interest, the contributions and the excitement...

 

Software Licensing Train Wreck Averted

Court decisions on free and open source software licensing are unusual, and for lawyers who represent open source companies and projects, somewhat anxiety producing. Fortunately, lawsuits over such licenses are rare, because the licenses are effectively enforced informally to the extent necessary...

 

Red Hat SOA for Healthcare

We’ve met with many healthcare providers who have asked us about our Service Oriented Architecture and middleware solutions, specifically for the healthcare sector. In talking to these customers about the problems they face, we see a recurring theme: healthcare information is complex and...

 

JBoss ESB and JBoss Drools Projects Win InfoWorld BOSSIE Awards

We are very excited to announce that the JBoss ESB and JBoss Drools projects have each received a BOSSIE Award from InfoWorld. JBoss ESB took home the “Best Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)” in the “Best of Open Source Platforms and Middleware” category, while JBoss Drools won “Best Rule Management...

 

Fedora 10 Alpha: Give Us Your Feedback

Following the release of Fedora 9 last May, we’ve been hard at work in anticipation for Fedora 10. OK, so maybe we took one day off to celebrate the success of Fedora 9, but we didn’t wait too long before diving in to implement cool, new features in the next release. Fedora 10 (Cambridge) is due...

 

Red Hat Named to SD Times 100 for “Trailblazing” JBoss Enterprise Middleware

Every year, SD Times compiles its list of the companies, organizations and individuals that most broadly “set the agenda” for software development managers, developers and the industry through leadership and innovation during the past calendar year in the highly-regarded SD Times 100. Companies,...

 

Genome is Available

I am very pleased to announce that Genome, the project known inside Red Hat as Everest, has officially been released under the GPLv2 at http://genome.et.redhat.com. Our intent is that this is the first of many open source projects to be developed and delivered by Red Hat Information Technology. ...