"Raising its stakes in open-source software, IBM plans to create
an open-source project around Cloudscape, a specialized Java
database, CNET News.com has learned.
"In conjunction with the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo next
week, Big Blue is expected to detail the open-source initiative,
code-named Derby, according to a source familiar with IBM's plans.
The software will be governed by the open-source Apache Software
License and stewarded by the Apache Software Foundation, the source