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The Latest Legal Developments in Open Source

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 16:30

Open source software (OSS) has become a fundamental part of the IT infrastructure of virtually all companies. Such criticality naturally gives rise to legal issues as organizations protect their own interests in the context the sharing inherent with open source.

Recently there has been a shift from enforcement activity by non-profits to commercial entities with two lawsuits which enforce the GPLv2 being filed by commercial  companies in 2013. One of the lawsuits involves GPLv2 licensed code im a commercial product and has broader impacts for both commercial and open source  companies. Patent activity around open source has continued apace and contribution agreements are getting more attention as companies evolve from consuming open source to contribution back.

This webinar, presented by Black Duck with Karen Copenhaver, partner at Choate Hall & Stewart and Counsel for the Linux Foundation and Mark Radcliffe, partner at DLA Piper and General Counsel for the Open Source Initiative (OSI), will review:

  • The rise in importance of open source for commercial entities
  • Explain the lastest developments for OSS licenses, patents and contributor agreements.
  • What to look out for in the open source legal sphere during 2014.
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A Guide to M&A Success

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Wed, 04/30/2014 - 16:30

Open source software is ubiquitous and widely used in development organizations to build better software faster. The day-to-day practice of using open source software is often uncontrolled, potentially creating unknown legal, business and operational risks arising from the often overlooked and misunderstood obligations found in many open source licenses.  As a result, acquiring companies are now focusing more heavily on open source and third party code in their due diligence practices to uncover issues before M&A transactions are completed.

Join this Webinar with Black Duck Software and Anthony Decicco, Partner at GTC Law Group and learn about the new industry norms with respect to open source due diligence.  

Attendees will learn:

  • The steps involved in the due diligence process
  • Possible impacts on a transaction, due diligence and definitive agreements¬†¬†¬†
  • Challenges and common concerns of acquirers and investors and ways to address these concerns well before a transaction
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redmine_task_board is a Redmine plugin which creates Kanban-style drag and drop taskboards per project.
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Gillie is a lightweight MVC framework inspired in Backbone. It provides useful methods to perform RESTful HTTP requests and allows for a separation of concerns using models, views and handlers. On the other hand offers an events API with which yo ...
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Pylot is a free open source tool for testing performance and scalability of web services. It runs HTTP load tests, which are useful for capacity planning, benchmarking, analysis, and system tuning. Pylot generates concurrent load (HTTP Requests) ...
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Nevron announces the immediate availability of Nevron Vision for .NET 2014.1!

Wilmington, Delaware — April 14, 2014 — Nevron Software is proud to announce the immediate availability of Nevron Vision for .NET 2014.1 : the award winning suite of data visualization controls for Server and Desktop .NET application ...
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Embarcadero Launches RAD Studio XE6

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 15:14
Embarcadero Technologies, a provider of software solutions for application and database development, today launched Embarcadero® RAD Studio XE6, the complete multi-device, natively compiled app development platform for Windows, Android, iOS a ...
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StrongLoop Releases StrongOps 2.0 DevOps Service for Node.js

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 15:10
StrongLoop has announced the general availability of StrongOps 2.0, the first Node.js specific application lifecycle management (ALM) solution to include both monitoring and DevOps capabilities for Linux, Windows and Mac. Node.js continues to gai ...
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Chef and Rackspace Collaborate to Expand Reach of Enterprise Chef

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:59
Chef, the leader in IT automation, today announced that Rackspace, the open cloud company, is using Enterprise Chef for its DevOps Service. Rackspace DevOps Automation Service helps developers and IT operations teams automate the scaling of hybri ...
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WANdisco Releases SmartSVN 8.5

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:51
WANdisco, a provider of high-availability software for global enterprises to meet the challenges of Big Data and distributed software development, today announced SmartSVN 8.5, the latest version of its platform independent graphical client for A ...
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Neotys Announces Neotys Team Server 2.0 for Collaboration and Concurrent Testing

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:37
Neotys has announced Neotys Team Server 2.0, a central web-based server used to collaborate on test projects and test multiple applications concurrently.
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Ranorex 5.0.2 Released Latest News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 09:00
We are proud to announce that Ranorex 5.0.2 is now available for download. General changes/Features
  • Added support for Firefox 29
  • Added "durationms" field to report activity XML nodes and a "timestampiso" (ISO8601) timestamp field to the report root activity XML node
Please check out the release notes for more details about the changes in this release.

Download Ranorex version here.
(You can find a direct download link for the latest Ranorex version on the Ranorex Studio start page.)

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Resource Article on Covering IIS and Web Apps

Covering IIS and Web AppsCollecting code coverage on your web apps is crucial as part of both the development and QA process for any .NET team. ¬†NCover’s approach for collecting code coverage allows you to perform both automated and manual tests and aggregate that collection regardless of how you like to test your web apps. ¬†The key to this approach is setting up a project and using pre-coverage filters.

Specifically, NCover watches the w3wp.exe, the IIS worker process, in order to collect coverage. This approach allows you to automatically capture coverage once you have properly configured your project.

If this is your first time covering IIS with NCover, you may find the “auto-configure” method the easiest. ¬†If you are experienced, you may prefer the manual approach.

The three-step process for covering IIS with NCover can be found at

If you have any questions with getting setup, please feel free to contact technical support.

The post Resource Article on Covering IIS and Web Apps appeared first on NCover.

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Welcome to Morris Medical Monday

Polarion Software - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:00
First of a new series "Morris Medical Monday" by Polarion consultant Daniel Morris. Each Monday medical device other medical related companies will get useful information about using Polarion and Polarion extensions to streamline development, make compliance easier, and accelerate time to market.
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Featured Extension: Polarion Work Item Integration with Tortoise SVN

Polarion Software - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:41
Featured Extension Polarion4Tortoise boosts developer productivity by integration Polarion with the Tortoise SVN client.
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Increase Test Efficiency with Parametrization

Intland Blog - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:50
In advanced Test Management solutions, parametrized testing supports the re-use of test cases and the importing or defining of test parameters for test runs with many different parameters. Parameters are attributes with different values that describe the live environment. Without
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QSM Updates SLIM-WebServices Software Project Estimation Tool

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 14:43
Quantitative Software Management, Inc. (QSM) has launched SLIM-WebServices 1.2, the newest version of its software project estimation tool. Part of QSM's Software Lifecycle Management (SLIM) Suite, SLIM-WebServices 1.2 allows all project team ...
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Azul Systems Extends Zulu Runtime for Java to Support Java 8

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 14:39
Azul Systems has announced the general availability of Zulu 8.0, a commercialized build of OpenJDK that is compatible and compliant with the Java SE 8 standard.
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MongoDB 2.6 NosQL Database Released

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 14:37
MongoDB has announced the general availability of MongoDB 2.6, the newest release of the database that defines the standard in modern application development. The release builds on five years of innovation and hundreds of thousands of deployment ...
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New Ranorex Training Partner in Switzerland Latest News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 09:00
We are proud to announce that we have partnered with the Swiss training provider "Zaar Teach-IT" to expand our German-speaking training and to meet the demand in this area.

Get firsthand training with Ranorex professionals and learn how to get the most out of Ranorex Studio and the Ranorex Test Automation Tools at this two day workshop.

This workshop covers introductory issues such as the benefits of automated testing and the related return on investment. The main focus will be the practical utilization of Ranorex.

For further details, please have a look at our workshop info sheet (PDF).

May 19-20

08:30AM - 04:30PM CET

Basisschulung ‚Äď Test-Automatisierung mit Ranorex

Zurich, Switzerland

Check the schedules for additional workshops in the next few months.

We look forward to seeing you there!
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