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LinuxPR: Collab.net Provides... Hosting Environmant for Sun... Open Source Developer Community

Jun 07, 2000, 01:33 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Collab.Net - a leading provider of collaborative software development services, based on open source principles - today announced that Sun Microsystems has selected the Collab.Net Project Hosting Environment as the infrastructure for its netbeans.org community site."

"netbeans.org will host the source code and open source co-development project for Sun's Forte[tm] for Java[tm] Community Edition - the basis of an extensible Java integrated development environment (IDE). Collab.Net is providing development hosting and support for the netbeans.org Web site and working closely with Sun to establish netbeans.org as a key open source virtual community for Java. (See related release titled: Sun Microsystems and Industry Leaders Join Forces to Revolutionize Software Development.) The source code for netbeans.org will be available under the Mozilla public licensing model."

"The Collab.Net Project Hosting Environment is a complete solution comprised of open source tools and proven development practices, which have been customized to enable global collaborative software development projects. In addition to hosting the Web site, Collab.Net will also be providing professional services to Sun including: guidance for working with the open source community and management of the netbeans.org Web site."

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