Eclipse News

AMD Joins Eclipse Foundation, Helping Unite the Power of Open Source and Multi-Core Processing

Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 17:00 by Eclipse Web
As part of its commitment to supporting and contributing to open standards, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its participation in the Eclipse Foundation. AMD will add its rich expertise and history of collaborative innovation to the Eclipse community, helping to drive the standardization of an extensible development platform and application frameworks that can harness the power of x86 architectures and multi-core processing. AMD made the announcement in conjunction with Eclipse Summit Europe 2007, taking place Oct. 9 – 11 in Ludwigsburg, Germany.

Plan to attend the Eclipse Foundation party at Eclipse World

Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 11:21 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Foundaiton invites you to attend a party at the upcoming Eclipse World conference. A number of the Eclipse project leaders and committers will be on hand to demo their projects and answer your questions. Come early to chat and network with some of the leaders of the Eclipse projects.

Dynamic profiler needs no instrumentation

Friday, October 5, 2007 - 17:34 by Eclipse Web
At its Developer's Conference today in Santa Clara, Calif., ARM unveiled a dynamic analysis tool said to require no instrumentation, among other interesting features. The "RealView Profiler" runs as an Eclipse plug-in, and can profile virtual or actual hardware for unlimited test periods, the company claims.

Linux Developers Take Flex Builder for a Spin

Friday, October 5, 2007 - 17:30 by Eclipse Web
The success generated by the public alpha may not just reveal the importance of playing to a Linux audience. The alpha launch also reveals Adobe's strategic ploy in providing a sandbox for developers before product launch times. "We previously were tight-lipped about releasing a lot of details before a product was introduced," said David Gruber, Adobe Flex group product manager.

Can Linux Get a Lift From Eclipse?

Thursday, October 4, 2007 - 15:00 by Eclipse Web
Eager to shed its reputation as a tool just for Java developers, Eclipse has quickly embraced newer languages such as PHP, Python and Ruby�as well as older ones like Ada, COBOL and C.

Actuate Sponsors BIRT Developer Exchange

Thursday, October 4, 2007 - 11:50 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Business Intelligence and Report Tools (BIRT) project has a new online community forum, the BIRT Exchange. Artima spoke with Virgil Dodson, Java reporting evangelist at Actuate, the company behind the new portal, about BIRT and the BIRT community.

IBM promotes open standards in RFID sphere

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 - 12:15 by Eclipse Web
IBM has convinced eight leading RFID device manufacturers to implement the Eclipse open source device model to interface their wares with the IBM Premises Server 6.0. Separately, GS1 EPC Global has certified the IBM WebSphere RFID Information Center version 1.1 as fully compliant with the EPCIS standards for tracking the progress of items as they move through the supply chain.

Strong Line-up of Industry Speakers for the OS Summit Asia 2007

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 - 10:45 by Eclipse Web
With open source software (OSS) rapidly growing in popularity in the region, this community summit, the first joint conference between The Apache Software Foundation and the Eclipse Foundation, is expected to be a vibrant event, encouraging a lively exchange of ideas between all those involved in OSS, including developers, vendors and users.

The Real Outlook Competitor

Tuesday, October 2, 2007 - 15:00 by Eclipse Web
Perhaps the biggest difference is that Notes 8 is built on an Eclipse framework, which makes it easier to extend the user interface. IBM wants users to integrate line of business applications, such as web or Java-based tools.. For instance, in sidebar on the far right hand side, it comes for you to add in tabs for other applications.

Intalio|BPMS 5.0 released - A full fledged open source BPM system

Tuesday, October 2, 2007 - 11:00 by Eclipse Web
Intalio last week released their open source based BPM System - Intalio|BPMS 5.0, including amongst other things a BPMN Editor and a BPEL server engine. The product is distributed in two editions, Community Edition and Enterprise Edition. The release is a milestone for Intalio in their effort to realise a complete solution for their BPM 2.0 vision. InfoQ took the opportunity to interview Ismael Ghalimi, Intalio CEO, and Arnaud Blandin, EMEA Director, about the new release.

First Impressions: Symphony, Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon

Friday, September 28, 2007 - 10:22 by Eclipse Web
Combining Notes with OO.o was possible because of an intermediate technology called Eclipse, which began as an internal development platform at IBM in the late 1990s. In 2001, IBM realized that it had built some great technology but had no immediate way to leverage it. Here's how IBM described the situation in its own "Brief History of Eclipse":

Analyst's Take: Actuate Targets Developer Interest in Open Source BI

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 - 22:35 by Eclipse Web
Open Source BI projects such as the Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) Project, JasperForge and the Pentaho BI Project, are maturing. A Ventana Research benchmark study shows that companies have strong interest in open source BI software. Expressions of interest include large deployments of more than 1,000 users, suggesting that organizations will be developing, testing and deploying the software for operational BI settings in which front-line workers use information for daily decision-making.

Qt Eclipse Integration Delivers True Cross-Platform Development

Tuesday, September 25, 2007 - 15:00 by Eclipse Web
Trolltech® is pleased to announce that it has integrated Qt, its flagship C++ based cross-platform development framework, with the popular Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The C++ integration augments the integration currently available for Qt Jambi – a version of Qt for Java development.

New Release of Canoo's Java RIA Library, UltraLightClient

Friday, September 21, 2007 - 10:42 by Eclipse Web
Canoo today announced a new release of its Java library for Rich Internet Applications (RIA), UltraLightClient (ULC). This new 6.2 version offers addons to test UltraLightClient-based applications more easily.

GUI And Web Testing Tool Squish integrates into Eclipse TPTP

Friday, September 21, 2007 - 10:40 by Eclipse Web
Squish is a professional, cross-platform GUI and regression testing tool enabling the creation and execution of automated GUI tests for applications based on different GUI technologies. This includes applications based on Java SWT/Eclipse RCP, Java AWT/Swing, Trolltech's Qt, Web/HTML/AJAX and many other UI technologies. Squish sets itself apart from other GUI test tools by closely integrating into the specific GUI technologies which leads to very robust and stable GUI tests.

Eclipse-Chef: Open Source treibt die SOA-Entwicklung

Thursday, September 20, 2007 - 10:00 by Eclipse Web
Wie Unternehmen beim Aufbau einer SOA von Open-Source-Software profitieren können, erklärt Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director der Eclipse Foundation, im Interview mit CW-Redakteur Wolfgang Herrmann.