from the stuff-to-hack-on dept.
Matt Rosenberger writes "Over a month ago, IBM donated the source code to Cloudscape (now dubbed Derby) to the Apache Software Foundation. Last week, the Apache Incubator Project released a snapshot of the source code to Derby. Derby is an open-source embedded database written in Java."
"Spock, did you see the looks on their faces?"
"Yes, Captain, a sort of vacant contentment."