That s why we know that agreeing open standards
for document formats will be a big step forward.
That approach, coupled with the new reliance on open standards
, reduces the market-entry barriers for innovators that are now sparking a renaissance in storage hardware itself.
An open standard
typically is developed by many parties and is available royalty-free to all software developers for use with any application.
IBM has been a long-time supporter of the Globus Toolkit, which we believe is a valuable asset in helping drive open standards
for Grid and distributed computing.
With a passion for excellence, CoreMedia is committed to developing first-class software products based on open standards
for multi-channel delivery.
While IBM will continue to demonstrate leadership in patent output, through measures such as today's pledge, we will increasingly use patents to encourage and protect global innovation and interoperability through open standards
, and we urge others to do so as well.
Verification of how open standards
facilitate rapid, cost-effective deployments, foster competition and help leverage existing wireless infrastructure;
Since its inception, Network Appliance has championed open standards
, giving customers interoperability with best of breed solutions," said Amit Pandey, senior director of marketing for the content delivery business unit, Network Appliance.
To help meet this need, AMD is taking the initiative to define an open standard
for small form factor designs.
Jointly, the IMS Forum and UNH-IOL selected the TekCore Session Manager because it is based on open standards
in both software and hardware, allowing operators to source equipment from the vendors of their choice and build an open, best-of-breed, multi-vendor IMS network," said Lincoln Lavoie, UNH-IOL Senior Engineer.
POSIX, a family of standards developed by the Portable Applications Standards Committee (PASC) of the IEEE Computer Society, enables access to integrated information within and between enterprises based on open standards
and global interoperability.
Complementary Open Standards
and Open Source Efforts Launch