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Published: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

For most of its existence as a company, Microsoft has not been traditionally thought of as a pillar of the open source software community.

Published: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Within the increasingly digitized modern business world, security is rapidly becoming a central issue that companies must deal with in order to remain competitive in almost any field.

Published: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

It's easy to get the impression, from the tone of much of the news coverage surrounding the growing influence of open source databases in the enterprise market, that the advent of non-relational formats like Hadoop has created a clear divide between themselves and the older RDBMS technology.

Published: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

The stakes in particularly large enterprise computing implementations can be very high, with multi-million-dollar deals for installation and support alone being made. Unfortunately, this means that the cost of a disagreement can be commensurately enormous.