Eclipse News

Fifth Annual Eclipse Community Conference Announces Keynotes

Thursday, November 1, 2007 - 11:20 by EclipseWeb Web
The keynote speakers for EclipseCon 2008 will feature well known industry speakers including Cory Doctorow, science fiction author and open source advocate; Dan Lyons, also known as the Fake Steve Jobs; and Sam Ramji, Director at Microsoft Open Source Labs.

Weit mehr als Java-Tools − Eclipse will weiter wachsen

Friday, October 26, 2007 - 11:09 by EclipseWeb Web
Vom 10. bis 11. Oktober präsentierte sich die Eclipse Community mit 400 Teilnehmern in Ludwigsburg. Für die nächste Zukunft hat deren Organ, die Eclipse Foundation, unter anderem drei Ziele: Wachstum im Embedded-Bereich, Etablierung der auf dem OSGI-Standard basierenden Eclipse-Runtime und breiter Toolsupport über verschiedene Programmiersprachen und Entwicklungsaufgaben hinweg.

Eclipse Gains a Pulse

Tuesday, October 23, 2007 - 13:50 by EclipseWeb Web
Eclipse users have long said that installing and distributing Eclipse plug-in software is not easy. Genuitec, of Flower Mound, Texas, which makes the popular MyEclipse tool, will deliver PoweredByPulse, a free service that company executives said could become the de facto mechanism for provisioning software, whether commercial, free or mixed. Genuitec plans to announce this service at the Eclipse World conference, which runs Nov. 6-8 in Reston, Va.

Interface21 and Tasktop Discuss The Upcoming Spring Tool Suite

Tuesday, October 23, 2007 - 11:02 by EclipseWeb Web
The Spring Tools Suite will also build on Eclipse Mylyn in order to ease the development of large Spring applications, and incorporate other key features, ranging from issue tracking to code quality, in order to better support a Spring application’s entire lifecycle. One interesting aspect of our approach is that we will be leveraging extensions to Mylyn’s Task-Focused UI to provide a smooth and simple workflow in the presence of numerous best-of-breed tools and technologies that will be bundled by the suite.

See Cool Stuff, Meet Interesting People - Attend an Eclipse DemoCamp

Monday, October 22, 2007 - 11:00 by EclipseWeb Web
During the months of November and December, we are inviting individuals to organize and attend Eclipse DemoCamps around the world. Eclipse DemoCamp is an opportunity to showcase all of the interesting technology being built by the Eclipse community. It is also an opportunity for you to meet Eclipse enthusiasts in your city.

Submit a Talk or Tutorial for EclipseCon 2008

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 - 10:40 by EclipseWeb Web
It is now time to submit your talk or tutorial for EclipseCon 2008. The entire Eclipse community is invited to submit ideas for tutorials, long talks, short talks, posters and birds-of-a-feather sessions.

Eclipse Unwraps RAP

Monday, October 15, 2007 - 15:30 by EclipseWeb Web
RAP 1.0 is the first Asynchronous JavaScript and XML platform that allows developers to create RIAs using the Eclipse component model, based on the Open Services Gateway Initiative standard. OSGi is a service-oriented, component-based environment that promotes the interoperability of applications and services, Eclipse officials said.

Eclipse BIRT Exchange, collecting tacit knowledge for the user community

Monday, October 15, 2007 - 10:30 by EclipseWeb Web
Virgil’s update is primarily about the new BIRT user community, BIRT Exchange. As Virgil tells and then demos for us, BIRT exchange allows users to not only share tips and trouble-shooting about reports, but also reports themselves and other BIRT "configuration" artifacts.

Eclipse Releases First Ajax Platform Based on OSGi

Monday, October 15, 2007 - 10:00 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the availability of Eclipse Rich Ajax Platform (RAP) 1.0, a freely downloadable Ajax platform for creating and deploying Rich Internet Applications.

Robert Martin and David Intersimone To Keynote EclipseWorld 2007

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 18:00 by EclipseWeb Web
BZ Media LLC today announced three special keynote presentations at EclipseWorld™ 2007, the independent Eclipse conference for enterprise IT developers. EclipseWorld 2007 will be held November 6–8, 2007, in Reston, Va.

Special "Total Eclipse" panel to include Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation

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

Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 17:00 by EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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.