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SilverStripe Gives You the Chance to Design Its Default Theme

SilverStripe Gives You the Chance to Design Its Default ThemeSure, it’s Friday the 13th, but if you’re a designer, it might be your lucky day. Open source CMS provider SilverStripe and web agency Bluehouse Group have launched a contest to design the new default theme for SilverStripe CMS 3.0.

Liferay Impresses With 6.1 Release

Liferay Impresses With 6.1 ReleaseOpen source portal provider Liferay has finally released the latest version of its platform, version 6.1 Community Edition. We were able to see a preview of 6.1 at the Liferay West Coast Symposium back in September, and the official release did not disappoint.

Open Source Web Server nginx Passes IIS in Popularity

nginxlog.PNGThe web server market has been stable for ages. Year after year, open source darling Apache HTTP server takes first place by an impressive margin and Microsoft’s Internet Information Server (IIS) takes the silver. Well, it looks like things are changing.

HBase, Node.js, nginx, Hadoop Make Big Enterprise Inroads

Enterprises have increasingly embraced open source as a part of their technology portfolio. Despite the growth, some leaders are still hesitant about “officially” endorsing open source options. There are fewer support options, more unknowns and an almost complete absence of magic quadrant style analysts’ reports to guide decision-making. Open source solutions provider OpenLogic may be changing that. The firm has released a new, detailed finding about enterprise open source trends in 2011.

Open Source Web CMS XOOPS Improves Ease of Use in Latest Release

The team at open source content management provider, XOOPS has released the latest version of its platform. Although the release has a minor version number update to 2.5.4, the enhancements are major if you care about ease of use.

Packt Announces Winners of Open Source Awards: Joomla, Drupal, Plone Top List

Packt Publishing has announced the winners of its sixth annual open source awards, and some familiar players have taken top spots. Take a look at the results and see if your favorite project won.

Pentaho's Business Intelligence Suite Has New Name, Bag of Big Data Tricks

pentahoLogosmall.jpgPentaho, a provider of an open-source business intelligence (BI) platform, has announced its latest release. Like the rest of the information management world, the company is squarely focused on supporting -- yes, you guessed it -- big data.

BonitaSoft Focuses on Personalization to Improve Productivity

bonitasoft-logosmall.pngOpen source business process management vendor BonitaSoft has announced the latest version of Bonita Open Solution 5.6. The new release offers personalization by role that allows users to focus on how they need to work.

Is an Open Source Cloud Smackdown Coming?

Cloud adoption and open source were just a few years ago considered risky, cutting-edge approaches only pursued by the most confident (or poor) of technology departments. Times have changed. Even the federal government -- definitely not known for its propensity to be early adopters -- has embraced both. Despite the growth in adoption and acceptance, the intersection of cloud and open source still has a quite a bit of maturing to do, and from the looks of things, some of that growing up might be quite a battle.

Alfresco Community 4.0: Integrates Apache Solr, Social Networks and Activiti BPM

Open source content management provider Alfresco has announced the latest community release of their platform, Alfresco Community 4, at JavaOne and it’s packed with new features.

Packt Publishing Opens Voting for 2011 Open Source Awards

It’s that time of year again; Time to vote for your favorite open source project in the Packt Publishing Open Source Awards. If you have a favorite project and want to ensure it gets bragging rights and some hard cold cash, get your vote in before voting ends.

Nuxeo, Ephesoft Join Forces to Make Paperless Processes Possible

nuxeo2011.jpgOpen source enterprise content management platform provider Nuxeo and open source document capture provider Ephesoft have announced a partnership that will enable users to automate document management workflows starting with capturing the document.

Acquia Expands Drupal Professional Offerings with Security and Migration Products and Services

Acquia (news, site), provider of Drupal services and support has announced that it is introducing two new Drupal service offerings and that it has acquired two companies.

Nginx Web Server Fast Alternative to Apache

Open source Apache HTTP Server, frequently referred to as just “Apache” by those in the know, has long been a leader in the web server market. However, the popular open source server may be getting a little competition from relative newcomer nginx (pronounced "engine-x").

OpenWGA 5.4 Improved Content Modules, Advanced Editing

A new version of open source Java content management system (CMS), OpenWGA (news, site) has been released.  Version 5.4 includes a number of new improvements that make the CMS easier to use such as retaining formatting during copy and paste operations, a number of new modules, new ways to customize applications built on the platform and hundreds of break fixes.

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