I just finished scoring the JBoss Innovation Awards. Red Hat asked me to judge and I was glad to participate, having enjoyed judging the Red Hat Innovation Awards earlier this year. While I unfortunately am prohibited from talking about companies or specific applications that are involved in the judging process, I can say that I was absolutely bowled over by the quality and innovation large and small enterprises are delivering through open-source solutions, in this case JBoss-based open-source solutions.
I read several dozen entries and was astounded by just how far open source has come. Some of the applications built … Read more