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middleware

(mid´&l-wār) (n.) Software that connects two otherwise separate applications. For example, there are a number of middleware products that link a database system to a Web server.

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OpenMAMA

A collaborative effort established to build an open source implementation of Middleware Agnostic Messaging APIs (MAMA).

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ESB - Enterprise Service Bus

Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) is an open standards-based distributed synchronous or asynchronous messaging middleware that provides secure interoperability between enterprise applications.

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Symbian

Symbian is a mobile operating system (OS) targeted at mobile phones that offers a high-level of integration with communication and personal information management (PIM) functionality. Symbian OS combines middleware with wireless communications through an integrated mailbox and the integration of Java and PIM functionality (agenda and contacts).

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ORB

Short for Object Request Broker, a component in the CORBA programming model that acts as the middleware between clients and servers. In the CORBA model, a client can request a service without knowing anything about what servers are attached to the network.

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DVB-MHP

Short for Digital Video Broadcasting Multimedia Home Platform, DVB-MHP is an open middleware system for interactive digital television. Also called MHP (Multimedia Home Platform), MHP is the standard that specifies an application execution environment for digital interactive TV.  MHP is independent of vendor-specific hardware and software.

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Android platform

The Android platform is Google Inc.'s open and free software stack that includes an operating system, middleware and also key applications for use on mobile devices, including smartphones. Android is an Open Handset Alliance Project.

See "Technology Terms to Know for 2009" in the Did You Know...? section of Webopedia.

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Red Hat Summit

Red Hat Summit is the name of a yearly technology event to showcase the latest in open source technologies.

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OpenPortal

The OpenPortal project is a community of users, developers, and partners who work to create an industry leading enterprise-class portal server. The OpenPortal project is derived from the Sun Java System Portal Server 7 product.

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CloudBurst (IBM CloudBurst)

CloudBurst is a "ready-to-go" solution from IBM that’s designed to provide resource monitoring, cost management and services availability in a cloud.

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