Friendster scales the network with open source
When the upstart social networking site skyrocketed to success, its engineers turned to free software to handle the load

The LAMP alternative to J2EE or .Net
Open source application stack delivers powerful capabilities on a shoestring budget

Apache may hire full-time, paid staff
Open source project's increase in size makes it difficult to operate solely on volunteer work

MySQL readies beta of enterprise open source database
Version 5.0 to feature stored procedures, other enhancements

PHP takes Web by storm
Nearing its fifth version, this open source programming language can tackle all Web app projects

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