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Red Hat eyes SEA expansion, finally sets up shop in Malaysia
Open source vendor Red Hat Inc is betting Malaysia will be a growth centre, in line with its expansion plans for South-East Asia, according to its regional chief Damien Wong.
Red Hat launches open source BPM suite
Red Hat Inc has announced an open source business process management suite, Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite 6, which includes the next version of its business rules platform, JBoss BRMS 6.
IP: Bazaar model vs copyright registration
DNA columnist Dr Shawn Tan looks at how the most recent amendments to the Malaysian Copyright Act may be detrimental to the Open Source Software (OSS) movement.
French-Malaysian pact on open source front
KL-based Abyres and Paris-based Mandriva have signed an MoU, creating what they claimed was the first enterprise open source desktop management solution in Malaysia.
Red Hat on cloud futures and trends
With Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure (RHCI) model, OSS vendor confident it can support IT organisations as they evolve Notes that OpenStack has over 180 participating companies and 400 contributing developers
Open source IT vs commercial IT: What’s your call?
Should an organization pursue a “crowd sourced” solution or use a service or buy a packaged solution? Mark Thiele looks at the pitfalls, risks and rewards of both paths.
HPC and Microsoft tout open source for govt ... yeah, seriously
HPC Solutions, a local software vendor specializing in open-source software solutions, recently showcased MyMeetingX, an enhanced version of MyMeeting, the government’s OSS meeting management system, which allows deeper integration with Microsoft’s Exchange and Outlook working environments. 
Configuration management: You can’t just copy & paste practices
The differences between the Western and Eastern world are often neglected, but they simply shouldn't be – as is with the case of the configuration management movement, writes OlinData CEO and founder Walter Heck.
Red Hat acquires business process management technology
Red Hat Inc announced it has acquired business process management (BPM) technology developed by Polymita Technologies S., saying the deal accelerates its entry into the BPM software segment and augments its JBoss Enterprise Middleware integration software offerings.
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