Eclipse News

Introducing the CollabNet Merge Client

Wednesday, September 19, 2007 - 13:22 by Eclipse Web
The CollabNet Merge Client is built on top of Eclipse and Subclipse and has the simple goal of making merge easier. I think it does that and a lot more. It has really turned out great. There are details on the web site, so I will not reiterate them here.

CodeGear Releases Ruby/Rails IDE with Intelligent Completion of Dynamic Methods

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 15:30 by Eclipse Web
InfoQ sat down with CodeGear Vice President Products and Strategy Michael Swindell and 3rd Rail Lead Joe McGlynn to discuss the release. They noted that CodeGear has seen a rise in interest in Ruby on Rails from commercial and enterprise developers. This leading indicator lead to the development of 3rd Rail. The project was started with each of the development team members immersing themselves as RoR developers. During this process they identified a number of pain points for the beginning RoR developer.

PHP developers get Eclipse boost

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 14:39 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Foundation will make available Tuesday the 1.0 release of the Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) project, featuring tools and frameworks to enhance developer productivity with the PHP scripting language

Eclipse releases PHP tooling

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 11:41 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Foundation is adding the popular web dynamic scripting language PHP to its roster of tooling. This week, Eclipse is announcing general availability of the 1.0 version of the Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT).

Eclipse Announces New Tools for PHP Developers

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 10:00 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the availability of the 1.0 release of the Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) project. Eclipse PDT is a set of tools and frameworks that enhance the productivity of developers using PHP, a popular, general-purpose dynamic language that is especially suited for development of web applications and web services. This is the first Eclipse project that targets the large PHP developer community.

RCP Training by Eclipse Training Alliance

Friday, September 14, 2007 - 11:15 by Eclipse Web
The Eclipse Training Alliance in collaboration with the Eclipse Foundation is organizing RCP training classes in Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Luxemburg, Paris, Portland (Oregon), San Francisco and Stuttgart. Classes will occur between September 17 and October 5 and are offered at greatly reduced prices.

QNX Publishes Neutrino Source Code and Opens Development Process

Wednesday, September 12, 2007 - 12:54 by Eclipse Web
In a move that revolutionizes software development practices by combining the best of the open source and commercial software domains, QNX Software Systems today announced that it is opening access to the source code of its QNX® Neutrino® realtime operating system (RTOS) under a new hybrid software licensing arrangement.

BEA, Adobe forge rich Internet apps partnership

Tuesday, September 11, 2007 - 11:42 by Eclipse Web
While Workshop already features an SDK and IDE, Roth insisted there was no redundancy. Both Adobe and BEA have built on the Eclipse platform. "That allows both Workshop and Flex Builder to exist in one IDE." Roth said. "Eclipse provides the basic IDE framework. Workshop and Flex fill it out."

Firefox turns 400 million; looking to Eclipse for where to go next

Monday, September 10, 2007 - 17:03 by Eclipse Web
What would an Eclipse-like Mozilla be? Much the same, except with the express goal to help member companies and member developers use Firefox (and other Mozilla properties) as a foundation for their development, with an explicit nod to commercial development. This is one reason that Eclipse is so successful, as Mike Milinkovich of Eclipse indicated in these pages:

Per Kroll on the Eclipse Process Framework

Friday, September 7, 2007 - 10:26 by Eclipse Web
The PM of the Eclipse Process Framework project explained at Agile2006 how IBM's Eclipse-based process tools allow teams to select the practices they want to create a customized methodology that works for them. With a wiki and hooks to insert custom in-house documentation and practices, it provides a framework to configure the approach you want, or to grow into the approach you need.

iscoord announces Java SDK for SIP softphone development based on Eclipse

Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 15:53 by Eclipse Web
iscoord ag, multiple IBM Award winner and independent developer of integrated IP telephony softphones for IBM® Lotus Notes® and IBM® Lotus® Sametime®, announces the availability of the is-phone® Java™ SDK (Software Development Kit) for developing softphone applications based on the open development platform Eclipse. It enables software developers to integrate telephony functions based on SIP 2.0 into their applications. It is the first Java SDK for SIP softphone development based on Eclipse.

Red Hat unveils Developer Studio Beta

Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 11:01 by Eclipse Web
Red Hat has announced the beta release of Red Hat Developer Studio, the new Eclipse-based IDE for the Red Hat family of solutions, including JBoss Enterprise Middleware and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Early Discount for RCP Training Ends Friday, August 31

Monday, August 27, 2007 - 16:45 by Eclipse Web
The 10% early bird discount for Eclipse RCP training ends this Friday, August 31, 2007. The Eclipse Foundation, in partnership with Eclipse training companies, is holding training sessions that will take place in Amsterdam, Berlin, Boston, Braunschweig, Brussels, Chicago, Copenhagen, Denver, Luxembourg, Paris, San Francisco, San Jose, Stockholm, Stuttgart and Portland.

Register Now for the MOTODEV Summits: Get your hands on the latest technical tools.

Monday, August 27, 2007 - 10:50 by Eclipse Web
One day at a MOTODEV Summit can show you how to break through fragmentation and complexity to tap the vast mobile opportunity and save weeks or even months of development time to help you bring your commercial or enterprise application to market. Drill down into exactly the areas that interest you with detailed technical training, hands-on workshops and informative sessions. Gain valuable insights into emerging technologies and get a sneak peek at Motorola's newly announced MOTOMAGX platform.

An introduction to Eclipse for Visual Studio users

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 11:20 by Eclipse Web
Eclipse is a new world for Microsoft® Visual Studio® developers, and getting started with Eclipse can be confusing. New concepts, such as plug-in architecture, workspace-centric project structure, and automatic build can seem counterintuitive at first. Learn about these and other differences between the two environments, so that you can begin to feel at home with Eclipse.

IBM Ships Lotus Notes And Domino 8

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 11:26 by Eclipse Web
IBM said Friday that it is shipping Lotus Notes and Domino 8, the first major upgrade to its e-mail and messaging software in two years.

New Tool Simplfies SOA Programming

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 10:40 by Eclipse Web
Serena is launching a user-oriented software-as-a-service toolset based on the concept of "enterprise mashups."