Funding for Eucalytus and Moodlerooms. SkySQL offers support for MySQL. And more.
# Eucalyptus Systems raised $20m in a second round of funding led by New Enterprise Associates.
# Moodlerooms reportedly raised $7.15m in equity funding.
# SkySQL announced its intention to provide support & services for the MySQL ecosystem.
# StatusNet launched the open source StatusNet Desktop Client.
# Rhomobile released Rhodes 2.0 under the MIT License.
# The H reported that Oracle has joined the SQLite Consortium.
# Icinga marked its first year as an open source monitoring project.
# Rivet Logic announced a partnership with Lucid Imagination on open source content and search technologies.
# Jedox increased its licence turnover by over 100% in the first half of 2010 and signed 50 new customers.
# Axial Exchange partnered with MuleSoft to release a new open source healthcare interoperability platform.
# IBM is moving to Firefox as its
# The VAR Guy examined the rumour that VMware has bid to acquire Novell.
# Zenoss released Zenoss Enterprise 3.0.
# Sones released its first open source version of GraphDB, a NoSQL graph database.
# Likewise released version 6.0 of its Likewise Open authentication software.
# A Q&A with Oracle chief corporate architect Edward Screven on the importance of open source and open standards.
# Ulteo released version 2.5 of its open source virtual desktop software.
# Marten Mickos responded to Simon Phipps’ criticism of the open core model.
# Stephen O’Grady explained why open core is the new dual licensing.
# xTuple updated its open source business management software and expanded its xTuple Cloud Service.