Eclipse News

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

Monday, September 10, 2007 - 17:03 by EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb 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 EclipseWeb Web
Serena is launching a user-oriented software-as-a-service toolset based on the concept of "enterprise mashups."

Eclipse Community Survey

Thursday, August 16, 2007 - 17:40 by EclipseWeb Web
Eclipse, in partnership with IDC, is holding its first Community Survey. Take the survey to give us your opinions and earn a chance to win a prize!

CodeGear Announces JGear Eclipse Plug-Ins to Address Key Java Development Challenges

Thursday, August 16, 2007 - 12:14 by EclipseWeb Web
CodeGear, a leader in developer tools, today announced JGear(TM), a set of specialized plug-ins for the Eclipse open-source development platform. JGear both augments and accelerates the open-source platform and tools in three key areas -- Java application performance, visual development, and team collaboration -- capabilities not addressed by Eclipse-based integrated development environment (IDE) solutions today.

Eclipse Europa aftermath draws plaudits, complaints

Thursday, August 16, 2007 - 10:36 by EclipseWeb Web
Europa featured the simultaneous release of the latest software from 21 Eclipse open-source software projects, ranging from AspectJ Development Tools to Eclipse Communication Framework to Web Tools Platform. Collectively, there have been 700,000 download requests for the base Eclipse SDK and an additional 1.4 million requests for five different Europa packages tuned to specific needs, such as for Java or C/C++ development.

Eclipse, a new model for open-source innovation

Wednesday, August 15, 2007 - 17:54 by EclipseWeb Web
As I told Mike Milkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation, my understanding of Eclipse is several years old. I called him today to get an update on Eclipse, and learn what all the fuss is about.

Java and .NET Camps Split Over SOA

Monday, August 13, 2007 - 17:55 by EclipseWeb Web
Developers are showing a trend toward favoring the use of Java vs. .NET when it comes to implementing service-oriented architectures (SOAs), according to analysis from Evans Data Corp.

Genuitec and eCube Systems to Transform Legacy Systems Maintenance

Thursday, August 9, 2007 - 13:42 by EclipseWeb Web
Genuitec, LLC, and eCube Systems, LLC, today announced a partnership surrounding eCube's NXTware Integrated Maintenance Environment (IME) for legacy platforms. This industry-leading tooling will be made available via the MyEclipse Community Essentials program, which will be freely available to all MyEclipse customers.

Motorola releases MOTODEV Studio for Java ME Public Beta -- An Eclipse-based IDE for Mobile Developers

Thursday, August 9, 2007 - 10:48 by EclipseWeb Web
MOTODEV Studio for Java ME, the first release of Motorola's new integrated tools suite, provides application developers with a powerful set of tools to develop, test, debug, and compile mobile Java applications that run on Motorola handsets, including the stylish Motorola MOTOKRZR K1, the ultra-fast MOTORAZR maxx V6 and the music-optimized MOTOROKR Z6.

The MOTODEV Studio for Java ME tool suite features:
  • Seamless integration with the popular Eclipse IDE.
  • Easy, all in one place, access to Java ME libraries, sample MIDlets and tutorials, and integrated docu

Eclipse Process Framework 1.2.0 Released!

Tuesday, August 7, 2007 - 15:00 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Process Framework team is proud to announce the release of EPF 1.2.0. Visit the New and Noteworthy page to find out more.