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Eclipse Mobile Tools for Java Reaches 0.9

Thursday, October 16, 2008 - 11:30 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Foundation officially released version 0.9 of its Mobile Tools for Java (MTJ) project. This version subsumes the previously separate EclipseME project, officials said.
MTJ’s code is designed to simplify life for software vendors who target devices from companies like Motorola, Nokia and Sony Ericsson, using those companies’ software development kits, said project leader Christian Kurzke, a developer tools architect at Motorola.

Polarion Software Launches Polarion Track & Wiki - Web-based Bug Tracking, Wiki-based Team Collaboration and Subversion-based version control rolled into one

Thursday, October 9, 2008 - 11:30 by EclipseWeb Web
Polarion Software, creators of fully integrated application lifecycle management solutions and services, today announced the launch of Polarion Track & Wiki. Another industry first for a software development productivity tool set, the fully integrated product delivers a full-featured bug tracker, and robust team collaboration with a wiki that breaks the information barrier that has always existed in other tracker and wiki solutions. Automated version control features with Subversion round out the product.

Write native iPhone applications using Eclipse CDT

Thursday, October 2, 2008 - 10:55 by EclipseWeb Web
Learn how to use the Eclipse C Development Toolkit (CDT) to program native applications for the Apple iPhone, using open source tools to enable iPhone OS development on any Eclipse-supported platform.

Getting Started with Android Development Using Eclipse

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 - 11:20 by EclipseWeb Web
Google has recently released the latest version of the Android SDK�version 0.9 beta. The Android 0.9 SDK beta brings developers a step closer to the final release that many developers are hoping to see before the end of the year. While the latest version of the SDK sports many new features (amongst them a new emulator), it contains breaking changes if you are upgrading from the previous m3 or m5 release of the SDK.

CA, IBM First to Demonstrate CMDB Federation, Interoperability

Tuesday, September 9, 2008 - 12:32 by EclipseWeb Web
CA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CA) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the ability to share information between their respective configuration management databases (CMDBs) and management data repositories (MDRs), such as asset management systems and service desk solutions.

STAR Workbench 2.0 an XML IDE for STAR Members

Tuesday, September 9, 2008 - 12:30 by EclipseWeb Web
Standards for Technology in Automotive Retail (STAR), a global information technology (IT) standards body for the retail automotive industry, will release an update to its popular STAR Workbench product at its October General Session meeting in Chicago, Illinois. The STAR Workbench 2.0 is a set of tools that the STAR XML Data Architects use on a daily basis, and is focused on XML related editing. The Workbench leverages version 3.4 of the Eclipse Platform, and Eclipse Web Development Tools 3.0, along with several open source applications.

Soyatec Joins Eclipse Foundation

Friday, September 5, 2008 - 15:00 by EclipseWeb Web
"We welcome Soyatec as a new member of the Eclipse Foundation" said Mike Milinkovich, executive director of the Eclipse Foundation. "Their experience and expertise in Eclipse UI development will be welcome contributions to the Visual Editor and Eclipse 4.0 projects."

Skyway Software’s Latest Release of Skyway Builder Includes Apple Mac OS X and Oracle WebLogic 10 Support

Thursday, September 4, 2008 - 14:20 by EclipseWeb Web
Skyway Software, a commercial open-source company specializing in model-centric tools for developing, testing, and deploying Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) and web services, announces today the release and general availability of Skyway Builder version 6.0.2. With this new release, Skyway Builder now includes the following:
  • Apple Mac OS X support
  • Oracle WebLogic 10 support
  • Web layer enhancements, including improved pagination functionality and expanded binary content controls for more robust RIAs

Instantiations Updates GWT Designer with Support for Google Web Toolkit 1.5 Release

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - 17:00 by EclipseWeb Web
Instantiations today announced the release of GWT Designer 5.1. This major version upgrade of the product includes support for Google Web Toolkit (GWT) 1.5 as well as basic support for GWT-EXT and MyGWT. Based on Instantiations award-winning WindowBuilder product, GWT Designer is an Eclipse-based GUI creation tool supporting features such as drag-and-drop GUI building and bi-directional code generation, providing several useful wizards that help make GWT development easier.

Genuitec Expands Strategic Membership of the Eclipse Foundation

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - 12:45 by EclipseWeb Web
Genuitec announced today their expansion into "Strategic Member" status for the Eclipse Foundation. This highest level of Foundation membership ensures both financial and technological backing of the Eclipse platform, as well as increased influence on the platform's evolution through board membership.

Oracle Enterprise Pack for Eclipse Now Available

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - 10:27 by EclipseWeb Web
Furthering its dedication to providing Java developers productivity with choice, Oracle today announced the Oracle® Enterprise Pack for Eclipse, a new component of Oracle Fusion Middleware. This release marks the first free Eclipse 3.4 environment to support Oracle WebLogic Server 10g Release 3.

Enterprises Tap Open Source via Eclipse

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 - 11:00 by EclipseWeb Web
Enterprise organizations are tapping the benefits not only of using open-source software, but of contributing to it by using the Eclipse model. The Eclipse Swordfish, Tigerstripe, Open Financial Market Platform and Open System Engineering Environment projects are all based on code contributed by enterprises that use open-source technology.

Aptana Acquires Pydev, Leading Python IDE for Eclipse

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 - 10:55 by EclipseWeb Web
Privately held Aptana Inc., a leading provider of infrastructure for Web 2.0 application development and management, today announced the acquisition of Pydev, a highly popular Eclipse-based development environment for the Python software language. The combination of Pydev with Aptana Studio, which is approaching 2.3 million downloads, will bring Aptana's excellence in Ajax development ease to the Python community and bring Python support to Aptana's product lines.

MyEclipse Delivers Advanced Ajax Tools for Ganymede

Monday, August 18, 2008 - 12:40 by EclipseWeb Web
Genuitec is pleased to announce today the immediate availability of MyEclipse Enterprise Workbench 7.0 milestone 1. This milestone release delivers advanced Ajax tooling for Java EE and full Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) capabilities for Eclipse 3.4 Ganymede, among other enhancements.

Eclipse spurs embedded software development

Monday, August 18, 2008 - 10:15 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Framework has become the de facto standard for embedded software vendors to base their tools on, and as a result, it is being adopted across the world by embedded software developers as their IDE.

SlickEdit Inc. Announces the Release of SlickEdit Core for Eclipse

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 - 11:12 by EclipseWeb Web
SlickEdit Inc., provider of the most advanced code editors available, announces the release of SlickEdit Core v3.4 for Eclipse. This latest release of SlickEdit Core supports Eclipse Ganymede, version 3.4, and is updated with the latest capabilities from SlickEdit 2008.

Skyway Software Partners with Atomikos for Faster Java EE Application Development

Monday, August 11, 2008 - 11:14 by EclipseWeb Web
Skyway Software, the experts in simplifying software delivery through model-centric, collaborative tools and iterative delivery processes, announces today a strategic partnership with Atomikos, the leading firm for monitoring transaction processing (TP) activities in today’s software development and delivery activities.

Motorola Entices Developers with Tools for Linux Phones

Friday, August 8, 2008 - 15:40 by EclipseWeb Web
Motorola has started a public preview of development tools for unreleased Linux mobile phones. The free Eclipse-based tools will help Linux developers create, test and certify native applications for the newest Motorola handsets.

Ivar Jacobson, Mike Milinkovich, to Keynote EclipseWorld 2008

Friday, August 8, 2008 - 12:20 by EclipseWeb Web
BZ Media LLC today announced the keynote speakers for EclipseWorldâ„¢ 2008, the Enterprise Java Development Conference. EclipseWorld 2008 will be held October 26-28, 2008, in Reston, Va., a high-tech suburb of Washington, D.C.