The top ten enterprise open-source applications

Once a year InfoWorld releases a top ten list of open source applications in different areas. Because I’m really interested in enterprise applications… here is the list: Content-Management: Alfresco ERP: Compiere Projekt-Management: dotProject Application Monitoring: Hyperic HQ Business-Process-Management: Intalio BPMS Reporting: JasperReports Enterprise Portal: Liferay Portal E-Commerce: Magento eCommerce Business Intelligence: Pentaho Open BI Suite …

Another step into a better world

Dell started to sell PCs and Laptops with a preinstalled Ubuntu in America some weeks ago. Now another global player follows this strategy. Lenovo (some kind of ex-IBM) announced to start shipping laptops with preinstalled SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 (SLED 10) soon. I think professional Hard- and Software Support for Linux Desktop Systems is …

KDE 4.0 Beta 1 Released, Codename “Cnuth”

What does that mean for you? Today the first Beta of KDE 4.0 has been released. This means, the basic libraries, frameworks, apis… are frozen from today. On big point about this: application developers may start to build their applications on solid APIs. Also, those libraries now can be ported to platforms like Mac OS …