"A new open source advocacy group is about to launch with a
focus on applications rather than open source standards,
internetnews.com has learned.
"The new group could well prove to be the missing link between
standards and application interoperability that the open source
market has been missing.
"The group, to be announced next week at the Open Solutions
Summit in New York City, will likely include key open source
application vendors CentricCRM, Adaptive Planning, SpikeSource,
EnterpriseDB, Hypernic, OpenBravo and JasperSoft, according to an
e-mail to internetnews.com. CentricCRM, EnterpriseDB, SpikeSource,
and JasperSoft declined comment..."