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Apache Software Foundation
Established in 1999, the all-volunteer ASF oversees nearly one hundred fifty leading Open Source projects, including Apache HTTP Server — the world's most popular Web server software, powering more than 130 Million Websites worldwide. Today, more than 300 individual Members and 2,300 Committers successfully collaborate to develop freely available enterprise-grade software, benefiting millions of users worldwide through thousands of software solutions distributed under the Apache License. The community actively participates in ASF mailing lists, mentoring initiatives, and ApacheCon, the Foundation's official user conference, trainings, and expo. The ASF is funded by individual donations and corporate sponsors that include AMD, Basis Technology, Facebook, Google, HP, Microsoft, Progress Software, VMware, and Yahoo!. Additional sponsors include Matt Mullenweg, AirPlus International, BlueNog, Intuit, Joost, and Two Sigma Investments. More information is available at http://www.apache.org/, the firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list, the ASF Blog, and the @TheASF feed on Twitter.
Manning Publication publishes computer books for professionals--programmers, system administrators, designers, architects, managers and others. Our focus is on computing titles at professional levels. We care about the quality of our books. We work with our authors to coax out of them the best writing they can produce. We consult with technical experts on book proposals and manuscripts, and we may use as many as two dozen reviewers in various stages of preparing a manuscript. The abilities of each author are nurtured to encourage him or her to write a first-rate book.
No Starch Press
Founded in 1994, No Starch Press is one of the few remaining independent computer book publishers. We publish the finest in geek entertainment--unique books on technology, with a focus on open source, security, hacking, programming, alternative operating systems, LEGO, science, and mathematics. Our titles have personality, our authors are passionate, and our books tackle topics that people care about.
The OSGi Alliance presents the OSGi Community Event, a highly comprehensive forum offering enterprise and embedded software architects, IT decision-makers and software developers presentations, tutorials and evening BOFs focusing on “The Value of Here and Now”. The conference program will push past the concepts and possibilities of OSGi technology to drive home the tangible value businesses are experiencing today, with OSGi in their IT infrastructures, products and services. Keynote presentations include James Governor of RedMonk: “Eye on OSGi -- A Market View” providing a pragmatic perspective on OSGi and its evolution; and Jim Colson of IBM: “The Long and Winding Road” addressing OSGi's role in end-to-end middleware and where that road may lead in the future. The OSGi Community Event takes place 29-30 September 2010 in London. For more information, visit http://communityevent.osgi.org/
Packt, pronounced ‘packed,’ published its first book “Mastering phpMyAdmin for Effective MySQL Management” in April 2004 and have continued to specialize in publishing focused books on specific technologies and solutions. Packt Open Source continues to build around the “community experience distilled” motto, focusing on taking real advice from the community around projects, and refining and distilling it into easy to follow specialist information. Packt Open Source books are more specific and less general than the IT books you have seen in the past. Our unique business model allows us to bring you more focused information, giving you more of what you need to know, and less of what you don't. Packt is a modern, unique publishing company with a focus on producing cutting-edge open source books for communities of developers, administrators, and newbies alike.
For more information, please visit our website: www.PacktPub.com.
WSO2 Oxygen Tank
WSO2's developer portal, the WSO2 Oxygen Tank, is a vast resource pool for open source Web services and SOA projects. Encouraging community build up and facilitating collaboration among users, developers and other enthusiasts, The Oxygen Tank is the ideal place to get your open source SOA deployments up and running. On the Project Home pages you will find technical information and artifacts related to the specific WSO2 projects released under the Apache Software Foundation License, while the Library section comprises articles, tutorials, interviews, webinars, presentations, podcasts and white papers for everyone from beginner to advanced developers and users. Check it all out here http://wso2.org