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ZDNet UK: Ericsson releases open source e-commerce platform

Apr 26, 1999, 09:14 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Orlowski)

"Ericsson's release of fault-tolerant Web server software next week is more than a entry into a new software market for the telecomms infrastructure provider: it is one the boldest steps into open source economics by any major corporate supplier."

"Eddieware is being developed by a team of eight based at Ericsson's Software Engineering Research Centre in Melbourne, Australia. The project to create a commercial grade fault-tolerant server, could develop into the basis of an e-commerce platform, Michael Rumsewicz, an engineer on the project, told IT Week."

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See also:
Ericsson releases Open Source Robust Web Site Software.
New Eddie Open Source release for clustered servers.