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IBM, Eclipse, and $40 Million to Open Source

FortKnox (169099) writes | more than 12 years ago

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It was recently reported that IBM launched an open source project known as Eclipse. Now, big blue is using this as its back-end for it Java tools for WebSphere. And to top it off, they're donating $40 million to the open source community. Of course there is a catch, and that thIt was recently reported that IBM launched an open source project known as Eclipse. Now, big blue is using this as its back-end for it Java tools for WebSphere. And to top it off, they're donating $40 million to the open source community. Of course there is a catch, and that they are pushing their "Linux Solutions", but still good news for Open Source.

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