451 CAOS Links 2011.08.02

Talend announces rapid growth. Jaspersoft hires community development director. And more.

# Talend grew 153% in the first six months of 2011, and now claims 2,500 paying customers.

# Jaspersoft appointed Matthew Geise as the company’s senior director of community development.

# The Document Foundation announced LibreOffice 3.4.2, targeting both private individuals and enterprises.

# FuseSource unveiled Fuse IDE 2.0, and updated version of its Eclipse-based integrated development environment.

# Gorilla Logic announced the availability of FlexMonkey 5 the latest version of its open source automated testing tool for Adobe Flex and AIR.

# GNU Emacs has been violating the GPL since 2009.

# Drupal data migration specialist Cyrve has been acquired by Acquia.

# A protest by Swiss proprietary software vendors is reportedly delaying the publication of federally-developed open source software.

# Chrome has overtaken Firefox in UK browser share.

# Dave Neary and Dawn Foster presented their thoughts and experiences of measuring open source community metrics.

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