Author Archives: Terry Bernstein

About Terry Bernstein

Terry is Sonatype's Director of Product marketing, responsible for all marketing content. Terry brings with him a distinguished background including nearly 15 years of experience in product marketing and product management at both large companies (Cisco Systems) and startups (CURRENT Group). Prior to joining Sonatype, Terry was the Director of Product Management and Marketing at CURRENT Group, a startup focused on broadband over powerline (BPL) communications and Smart Grid. While at Cisco Systems he product managed a variety of key hardware and software products. Terry provided IT consulting to large multi-national enterprises while at SRI (formerly Stanford Research Institute), and ran the unclassified networks for the Office of the Secretary of Defense in the Pentagon while an Air Force Captain. Terry has published a book on Internet Security and holds 2 patents related to BPL and Smart Grid. He is a proud graduate of Stanford University with a BS/MS in Computer Science (emphasis on Computer Systems) and holds an MBA from UC Berkeley.

Establish an Open Source Governance Program: Open Source Development Tip #3


October 19, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Last week we published the first in our multi-part series on managing open source to maximize benefits and minimize risks.  In case you missed it, you can find it here.  In today’s post, we continue the series with a practical tip on getting started with an open source governance program. You’ll find a summary of the […]

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Sonatype October Newsletter


October 18, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Read about the latest Sonatype developments in our October Newsletter, which you can read here. The newsletter includes the following stories: Sonatype Insight: Get the Back Story on Our New Product New Nexus Training Available Now Webinar: Increase Benefits and Reduce Risk of Open Source Recently on Our Blog: Why You Need to Monitor Your Components Maven […]

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Tips for Increasing Open Source Benefits– Tips #1 and #2


October 17, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

With our launch of Insight, we’ve been talking to a lot of customers and prospective customers about effective management of open source-based development.  At this point, we’ve heard it all.  But some trends have emerged.  One thing is clear — virtually everyone wants to use more open source in their development processs, but realizes the […]

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JBoss Moves to Central


September 7, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype is excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Red Hat to add the popular JBoss Community project components to the Central Repository. Many JBoss projects, including JGroups, Javaassist, Netty, Hibernate, HornetQ, RestEasy, jBPM and Drools are now included in the Central Repository with more expected to be added in coming months. You’ll be […]

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Nexus Gets a Stop Button


August 25, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

We’ve enhanced the leading repository manager to help you develop better software faster.  Nexus 1.9.2, recently released, adds a number of new features. Stop Running Tasks You can stop running processes immediately and no longer have to wait for them to complete.  This is quite useful for recovering from high load situations.  Stopping a running […]

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Java.net Moves to Central


August 18, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype is excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Oracle to bring Java.net open-source projects to the Central Repository, the industry-leading source for open source Java components used by over 40,000 development organizations daily. Java.net projects such as GlassFish and others are now included in the Central Repository, making it easier than ever for you […]

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Tame Your Dependencies With Free Eclipse Plugin


July 28, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype recently released a free beta version of the Sonatype Insight Plugin for Eclipse that allows you to more efficiently manage and select Java components.  It is part of the Sonatype Insight product line that helps organizations take advantage of open source-based development while improving quality and reducing security and licensing risks. We want to […]

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Hudson Survey Results Show Reliability and Performance Are Key Concerns


May 31, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Earlier this year Sonatype and Oracle sponsored a Hudson user survey to gather input from the community about the future of Hudson.  We want to thank everyone who participated (over 1200 people from a variety of industries) as this type of survey is extremely valuable to our product team.  The survey was a huge success […]

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