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Red Hat to take on Microsoft with .NET hosted service

Red Hat is gearing up its services to host the Microsoft .Net services; that will offer Microsoft .NET and SQL Server capabilities on the OpenShift platform as a service (PaaS). The Uhuru Software, a company started by a number of former Microsoft executives and engineers specializing in rendering Microsoft software cloud services will be providing…

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Oracle overtakes IBM as second-largest software vendor, Gartner says

The software giant Oracle has overtaken its competitor/rival IBM and is today the world’s second largest software vendor. According to analyst firm Gartner, it has been able to pull the tremendous $29.6 billion of software revenue during the year 2013. Gartner, research vice president Chad Eschinger, said in his statement, “Global trends around big data…

ASP.NET MVC, Web API, and Web Pages (Razor) are Open Source Projects

Developers can now find the source code for ASP.NET MVC, Web API, and Web Pages that have been released under Apache 2.0 license. You can download the code from the Git repository at http://aspnetwebstack.codeplex.com, watch code check-ins as they’re made, and see what’s being planned on the public roadmap. You can browse the source code…

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Spring Framework 4.0.3 pops out of the box, ready of all your Java 8 needs

For the IT companies that have been furiously tooling for their latest releases for the big Java 8 release train, Spring brings its post-Oracle release offering: Spring Framework 4.0.3. Notably, NetBeans, Eclipse, and IntelliJ were quick to push out their newest IDEs to coincide with the launch. The latest incarnation of Spring is built with…

Apple’s iWork brings simplicity to documents

Managing documents gets simpler with the Apple’s iWork app. When talking about document management, we already have Microsoft’s Office go-to software package for creating and sharing documents, spreadsheets and presentations. And the Google’s Docs has emerged as a good, free alternative for lightweight tasks. The advantage of Apple iWork document management application is to simplify…

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Google puts Amazon on notice with new Cloud Platform features

Google Cloud Platform now includes revamped pricing, better testing and deployment tools, and expanded VM support — all to displace Amazon. Today, at Google Cloud Platform Live event, Google has introduced the next set of improvements to Cloud Platform at lower and simpler pricing, cloud-based Developer tooling, Managed Virtual Machines (VM) for App Engine, real-time…

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New opportunities rise for employment in the Indian I.T. Sector

There has been much talk about the recent mass firings at large IT firms on one hand and at the same time there have been stories about how the IT sector in India is looking up in 2014, leaving many job aspirants wondering what exactly to expect. Recent layoffs and slack recruitment may create the…

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Facebook’s new programming language is a dream come true for engineers

Facebook has recently released a new programming language – aptly named Hack – that will let programmers write code easily and faster, while avoiding errors. Hack hits a sweet-spot by combining elements of both static and dynamic languages. Meaning, programmers can retain all the speed they’d have with a dynamic language (like PHP or Ruby),…

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Microsoft scrambles to simplify its licensing

Microsoft is vowing dramatic improvements to its notoriously complex enterprise licensing, but experts are skeptical about the potential impact of the plan. Microsoft’s licensing policies and procedures are devilishly complex, a situation that has worsened in recent years with the popularity of virtualization, cloud computing, mobile devices and the consumerization of IT. Recognizing that confusing licensing…

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SQL Server 2014 supercharged with in-memory tables, Azure connectivity

Microsoft’s updated flagship database promises high-speed operations, long-term path into Windows Azure. SQL Server 2014 that is billed as “Microsoft’s cloud first data platform,” is all set for the manufacturing release this week, with general availability scheduled for April 1, 2014. SQL Server 2014’s biggest new feature is in-memory transaction processing, or in-memory OLTP, which…

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