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Important Announcement for OpenVMS 31 July 2014
Wednesday July 30 2014 @ 04:37AM EDT, Ian views: 285
Join Connect and the OpenVMS SIG community on an important conference call on Thursday, July 31st at 2:00pm EDT.
Also Early Bird discount for VMS Bootcamp extended to 8th August.

French fight the death of OpenVMS
Tuesday July 29 2014 @ 09:21AM EDT, Ken Farmer views: 175
The HP operating system still plays a role in business but faces an uncertain future

News on RDB
Monday July 28 2014 @ 05:48AM EDT, Ian Miller views: 112
News from Kevin Duffy on Extended support dates for RDB, new products, seminars ...

Letter to Meg Whitman from Interex France
Saturday July 26 2014 @ 05:26PM EDT, David Turner views: 153
Dear Meg Whitman,
Do you take trains, drive cars? Do you ever need health services? Do you have good furniture? Sleep well near nuclear power plants because they are well contained? Do you buy things in supermarkets?

Oracle Database on OpenVMS Technical Forums 2014
Thursday July 24 2014 @ 04:50AM EDT, Ian views: 121
Oracle plans Oracle Rdb and Oracle Database on OpenVMS Technical Forums for October, 2014 in Burlington, MA and Redwood Shores, CA, USA

VMS pre-Bootcamp seminar title has been announced
Monday July 21 2014 @ 05:34AM EDT, Ian views: 122
Modernizing OpenVMS…what is being done and how
– Open Source, Web, Cloud and … Beyond

Updated DIX utility available
Monday June 30 2014 @ 09:56AM EDT, Ian views: 231
Version 8.4 of the DIX file utility is now available.

nCipher, Nemonix Engineering join to offer encryption, key management solution
Tuesday June 24 2014 @ 11:41AM EDT, Keith Cayemberg views: 187
Nemonix Engineering Inc have announced they will sell and support nCipher’s CryptoStor storage encryption appliance on OpenVMS.

HP OpenVMS running OpenSSL Security Bulletin
Saturday June 21 2014 @ 09:45AM EDT, Ian views: 325
HP have released security bulletin HPSBOV03047 for HP OpenVMS running OpenSSL

Connect OpenVMS Boot Camp - Pre-Event Seminar
Thursday June 19 2014 @ 04:58AM EDT, Ian views: 192
Connect is exploring offering a Pre-Event Seminar to be held at the same hotel as the OpenVMS Boot Camp. The proposed topic is "Migration from OpenVMS to another Operating Environment".

Updated HP SSL for OpenVMS released
Wednesday June 18 2014 @ 07:36AM EDT, Ian views: 229
HP have released HP SSL Version 1.4-476 for OpenVMS based on OpenSSL 0.9.8za with security fixes.

Unicode Text Editor MinEd 2014.24 Released
Wednesday June 11 2014 @ 03:52PM EDT, Bill Pedersen views: 208
The open source Unicode text editor, MinEd, has a new release. Runs on OpenVMS, too.

Perl 5.20.0 binary kits for OpenVMS available
Monday June 02 2014 @ 10:35AM EDT, Ian views: 271
Perl 5.20.0 binary kits for OpenVMS available

Poll: Possible Pre-Boot Camp Seminar
Tuesday May 20 2014 @ 12:08PM EDT, Bill Pedersen views: 213
We are investigating a Pre-Boot Camp Seminar.

This would be an all day, single topic seminar to be presented on Sunday 28 September 2014.

We need your input!

OpenVMS migration specialists sign partnership agreement
Tuesday May 20 2014 @ 11:02AM EDT, Ian views: 425
XDelta Ltd, one of the world’s leading providers of mission critical systems design, implementation and support services has signed a partnership agreement with software migration tools specialist Cornerstone Technology BV.

NYC Resistor gets a PDP-11/34
Monday May 19 2014 @ 12:09PM EDT, Bob Fairfield views: 302
[Trammel Hudson] and NYC Resistor have gotten their hands on some old computing iron in the form of a PDP-11/34

Connect OpenVMS Boot Camp - call for presenters
Monday May 19 2014 @ 04:39AM EDT, Ian views: 648
The OpenVMS Boot Camp scheduled for 29 Sep-1 Oct at Bedford Glen, MA, USA. The organisers want presenters and your suggestions for sessions.

WASD Update for the Heartbleed bug
Friday April 11 2014 @ 04:53AM EDT, Ian views: 586
An updated version of the WASD webserver SSL software has been released with a fix for this security issue.

Process Software products are NOT impacted by "Heartbleed"
Friday April 11 2014 @ 04:19AM EDT, Hunter Goatley views: 527
Process Software products are NOT impacted by the "Heartbleed" OpenSSL Issue

You are invited to a pair of Dutch (Netherlands) VMS-events on 12 March
Tuesday February 18 2014 @ 06:35AM EST, Gerrit Woertman views: 994
Wednesday 12 March , Netherlands, HP-Amstelveen two OpenVMS-events are scheduled:
1. OpenVMS Forum: Roadmaps/Migration Scenarios, Afternoon, HP/Interexperience (Connect)
2. VMS-SIG: OpenSource and OpenVMS, Evening, Interexperience (Connect)

Western Growers - Manager of Application Programming
Tuesday November 05 2013 @ 09:34PM EST, Maureen Lee views: 996
We are Western Growers, located in Irvine CA and we are looking to fill a Manager of Application Programming position with our company.

VMS Update Newsletter - October 2013
Thursday October 31 2013 @ 11:09AM EDT, Amit Chanchlani views: 1388
Welcome to the OpenVMS Engineering Bi-monthly newsletter for October 2013.

Team is looking for contribution from OpenVMS and Open source community
Thursday October 31 2013 @ 10:52AM EDT, Ken Farmer views: 834
You must have seen the Open source program updates on the OpenVMS platform in recent HP OpenVMS Newsletters. The program is intended to both preserve existing open source code written for or ported to the OpenVMS operating system and to assist in the development of new packages.

Webinar News from the Trenches: Open Source on OpenVMS - A Community Perspective
Thursday October 31 2013 @ 10:46AM EDT, Ken Farmer views: 902
This webinar gives an overview of the Open Source initiative on OpenVMS by the Community.

Open Source software on OpenVMS Presentation Slides
Thursday October 24 2013 @ 09:20AM EDT, Ken Farmer views: 1042
From Application Modernization on OpenVMS Series, - VII - Open Source software on OpenVMS. By John Apps and Brett Cameron, October 2013.

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