• November 10, 2010 10 Nov'10

    Systematic and SOA-Style Magic Quadrants - Software AG pursues integration

    While some others run from the SOA tag, services pioneer Software AG continues to push hard on the SOA front – But it is also a primer player in the general middleware field as well. These dual ...

  • November 10, 2010 10 Nov'10

    On App modernization, cloud computing and mashups

    Key areas for application development and projects that use service-oriented architecture (SOA) include application modernization, cloud computing and enterprise data mashups. Today we take a ...

  • November 10, 2010 10 Nov'10

    BPM tools for developer rules and cobblers' broods

    While there is much concern about creating BPM tools for end users, are we overlooking the development side? At Rules Fest 2010, rules maven Brian Jones discussed the architectural issues with rules-based systems for BPM today.

  • November 08, 2010 08 Nov'10

    Chicago-based legacy migration company lowers IT costs for Portugal's Ministry of Justice

    IBM Information Management Systems (IBM IMS) mainframes are a proven high-volume platform for transaction and data processing. Most Fortune 1000 companies are still running business critical ...

  • November 03, 2010 03 Nov'10

    Software quality guru Watts Humphrey dies at 83

    Prominent software quality proponent Watts Humphrey died at his Sarasota Fla. home on Thursday. Humphrey, known for founding the Software Process Program at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering ...

  • November 02, 2010 02 Nov'10

    Q&A: Messaging middleware with Apache projects

    In this Q&A, Rob Davies discusses messaging middleware and the hurdles that many developers face as they first approach the subject. Davis is CTO of FuseSource and coauthor of the book "ActiveMQ in Action."

  • November 02, 2010 02 Nov'10

    SOA, semantics and services combine in DoD intelligence sharing effort

    Using textual analytics and natural language processing, Modus Operandi developed a service that analyzes and parses unstructured data and pulls out events or information. Article includes tips on SOA and semantics, SOA and data models, and an SOA ...

  • November 01, 2010 01 Nov'10

    You cannot solve a problem from the same consciousness that created it

    By Jack Vaughan Last week we called for readers to complete this sentence fragment: "You can't solve a problem … " The results provided an interesting look at the mind set needed to succeed as ...

  • October 27, 2010 27 Oct'10

    Pittsburgh hospital room gets the SmartRoom treatment

    By Kathleen Kriz and Jack Vaughan The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center recently updated a medical care workflow system to help medical staff prioritize tasks to more effectively care for ...

  • October 27, 2010 27 Oct'10

    Messaging middleware with Apache projects

    In a podcast interview, Rob Davies - CTO of FuseSource and coauthor of the book "ActiveMQ in Action"- discusses messaging middleware and the hurdles that beginners face as they approach the subject.

  • October 25, 2010 25 Oct'10

    Apple deprecates Java support for Mac OS

    By James Denman Last week Apple disclosed that the company would deprecate Java support as of Mac OS X 10.6 update 3: "Java Deprecation As of the release of Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 3, the ...

  • October 25, 2010 25 Oct'10

    Do devices mean changes in the architecture of SOA? recently ran a three-part interview with Tom Nolle, an industry veteran who has of late directed much attention at next-generation network services architecture. Nolle told us the art ...

  • October 25, 2010 25 Oct'10

    Progress spins-off FuseSource to pursue open-source integration

    FuseSource offers Fuse Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), based on Apache ServiceMix, as well as a message broker based on Apache ActiveMQ, a mediation router based on Apache Camel and the Fuse Services Framework, which handles Web services deployment ...

  • October 21, 2010 21 Oct'10

    Fsharp language: Be functional or be square

    Languages are more the province of our sister site, but once and a while, languages do come up. One we hadn't heard of in a while is F#, which is part of the .NET platform. It ...

  • October 21, 2010 21 Oct'10

    SOA services in the next computing era

    Tom Nolle, an application architecture expert with 30 years of experience introduces the chubby client -- an alternative to traditional thin clients and thick clients.