Red Hat acquires Makara. Funding for Abiquo and CloudBees. And more.
# Abiquo raised $10m in series B funding led by Balderton Capital.
# CloudBees raised $4m from Matrix Partners, Marc Fleury and Bob Bickel.
# Tasktop released version 1.8 of its Mylyn-based Tasktop Enterprise software.
# Black Duck partnered with open source software support specialist Credativ.
# Liferay added the Liferay Enterprise Support Application (LESA) to its Enterprise Edition product.
# rPath and CollabNet announced a partnership to deliver an integrated offering for devops.
# Grid Dynamics released Grid4Search, a new open source tool to Oracle Coherence with Apache Lucene.
# Nike released its Environmental Apparel Design Tool under a Creative Commons license.
# Simon Phipps noted that crowdsourcing is not open source.
# Splashtop delivered the beta of Splashtop OS, a Chromium-based net/notebook operating system.
# Flock updated its Chromium-based social browser to version 3.5.
# Henrik Ingo examined how to grow your open source project 10x and revenues 5x.
# WAndisco made certified Subversion 1.6.15 binaries available for free download.
# Matt Asay’s perspective on Attachmate’s acquisition of Novell – and what might have been.
# The Symbian Foundation will be shutting its web sites on December 17.