Latest Rational Software Stories

2009-02-18 07:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- BroadSoft Inc., the leading worldwide provider of VoIP applications, today announced it has teamed with IBM to bring communication service providers (CSPs) the industry's most powerful, standards-based application infrastructure to support the rapid creation of rich new Web 2.0-oriented communications services. Traditionally, CSPs have relied on proprietary vendor solutions and custom systems integration to develop integrated voice...

2009-02-05 10:12:00

Software Veteran to Lead Engineering for Application Whitelisting Industry Leader WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bit9, Inc., the pioneer and leader in Enterprise Application Whitelisting, today announced the appointment of Adam Liberman as vice president of engineering. Liberman will draw upon his 20 years of engineering and management expertise to oversee the design and delivery of Bit9's industry-leading whitelisting solutions. (Logo:...

2008-10-10 15:00:09

ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading international provider of electronic payment software, has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with IBM (NYSE: IBM) for software and services to integrate its global workforce and client base through unified communications and collaboration technologies. A range of IBM software and services will deliver a virtually-connected work environment to synchronize online activities for more than 2,000 ACI Worldwide employees and clients in 88...

2008-09-22 18:00:17

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today is unveiling new software that helps companies reduce the cost of detecting security vulnerabilities and managing application compliance across their portfolio of Web applications. IBM Rational AppScan Developer Edition software can be used at the earliest stages of software development, allowing organizations to achieve significant cost savings and lower business risks. With more services moving online, the cost of recovering from a security breach can reach into the...

2008-09-03 15:00:19

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announces today it is making its courseware and technical skill-building tools accessible free of charge to university faculty. These new resources will help them prepare for Fall semester IT and business courses as they expose students to in-demand IT job skills such as software development, enterprise systems management and business process modeling. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, jobs requiring science, engineering and technical training will increase 51...

2008-08-25 09:00:51

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgient, a market leader in self-service virtualization automation and lab management, today announced it will offer integrated solutions with products built using IBM Jazz collaborative technologies. As a result, IBM quality assurance users can use Surgient's Virtual Automation Platform(TM) to allocate IT resources and set up and tear down virtual labs on-demand for software testing and quality assurance, introducing new efficiencies to the...

2007-05-29 12:00:13

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that analyst firm Gartner, Inc. has ranked IBM as the worldwide market share leader in the application development marketplace based on total software revenue in 2006. This marks the sixth consecutive year that IBM is the global leader in the application development software market, according to Gartner. According to the independent report, IBM is the leading market share vendor in total software revenue, with 25.2 percent market share, more than double the...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.