The new tool is designed to help managers assess code quality before it's shipped.
Ruling paves the way for Microsoft's Office Open XML-based spec to be released as an international document format standard.
The Linux Foundation released Beta 3 of a utility that helps ensure applications will work across multiple Linux flavors.
The company's revenues were up .1 percent.
The virtualization solution provider company made its move to get closer to the Linux development community.
Plans to release its first open source software contribution for supercomputers among announcements.
Microsoft's 10-K SEC report described open source software as a competitive threat to its licensed software model.
Red Hat, Novell and Canonical have joined forces with IBM on a plan to supply PC vendors with Linux-based software bundles.
Plus a slew of major tech announcements from IBM, HP and more expected at this week's conference.
Both will be released under BSD license; source code coming later this year.
A Microsoft exec describes the company's open source outreach efforts, which is starting to gain a pulse.
Sonatype's upcoming m2eclipse plugin becomes an Eclipse Technology Project.
Redmond contributes money and code to open source project.
A beta of this Web-based open source e-mail solution is now available.
Larry Wall outlines vision during his annual "State of the Onion" speech at OSCON.