Geronimo: Are Its Days Numbered?
Jan 10, 2008, 02:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joseph Ottinger)
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"An anonymous conversation with a Geronimo user who's been
paying close attention to Geronimo's development yielded an
interesting statement: Geronimo's days are numbered. The reason
offered was IBM's sponsorship, in which a large number of the
Geronimo committers were hired by IBM, and for whatever reason,
innovation ceased within the project.
"It's an interesting story. Geronimo is much like Eclipse: not
formally controlled by IBM, but since most of Geronimo's core
committers are employed by Big Blue, control more or less belongs
in IBM's hands..."