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Seam 3 JCR Alpha Available3.0.0.Alpha1, a module of the Seam 3 JCR, is available for download. This portable extension for CDI allows injection of javax.jcr.Repository. Javax.jcr.Session objects are also injectable. Other improvements include bridging the JCR event module to a CDI compliant one. You can test the new alpha module here.
Marlin Equity Partners Acquires AldonThis week, Aldon, a provider of Application Lifestyle Management (ALM) solutions, has been acquired by Marlin Equity Partners, a private equity firm. The exact financial details of the private acquisition haven't been released to the public. Access to Marlin Equity Partners' extensive resource pool should fuel Aldon's development in ALM for SOA, Web 2.0, etc. according to those close to the deal.
Tasktop 2.0 AnnouncedThe newly announced Tasktop Enterprise 2.0 offers users a new level of Application Lifestyle Management (ALM) interoperability and Agile ALM integration. The new Task Federation capabilities include a bi-directional task synch between ALM components. Cross repository Agile planning is also standard within the Task Federation model.
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