however, what i found interesting was:
Why ePACE? Olin indicates that a key attraction was the fact that the solution is based on an open source platform running on the Linux operating system.
as the lead architect of the system, reading this makes me proud. its using some very battle-tested technologies. apache avalon as the component backbone (i bet its still running in the phoenix container!), cocoon for the webapp, and all served up with jetty. we moved to an appliance model early on, shipping a debian-based machine that was turn-key
congratulations to the whole pace team, you guys did great!
edit: another good article (especially the comments) on the deal .. highlights what some of the customers liked about pace, and the industry in general.Tags: code, past