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Java GUI Testing Tool Squish Supports New Eclipse "Ganymede" 3.4

Tuesday, July 8, 2008 - 11:11 by EclipseWeb Web
froglogic GmbH today announced support for automated testing of Java Rich Client Platform (RCP) applications based on the new Eclipse 3.4 release code named Ganymede.
Squish for Java is a leading functional GUI and regression testing tool enabling the creation and execution of automated GUI tests for Java SWT/RCP and AWT/Swing applications.

Eclipse Release Is Great but Doesn't Reach the Cloud

Monday, July 7, 2008 - 12:10 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Foundation has delivered a healthy package of updates, right on time, for the third year in a row. That's commendable, writes contributor Dana Gardner. What he'd really like to see, however, is a greater commitment on Eclipse's part to integrate with cloud-based development.

Introducing EclipseLink

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 - 11:01 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Persistence Services Project, more commonly known as EclipseLink, is a comprehensive open source persistence solution. EclipseLink was started by a donation of the full source code and test suites of Oracle's TopLink product. This project brings the experience of over 12 years of commercial usage and feature development to the entire Java community. This evolution into an open source project is now complete and developers will soon have access to the EclipseLink 1.0 release.

Quest Software's JProbe Now Available as Eclipse Plug-In

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 - 11:00 by EclipseWeb Web
Quest Software, Inc. today announced the latest release of its market-leading Java profiler, JProbe® 8.0, which is now offered as a plug-in to the Eclipse Java Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The release of this unique capability aligns with the increased adoption of the open source development. Launching JProbe in an Eclipse environment enables users to adopt continuous performance testing best practices.

Eclipse Ganymede - 18 Million Lines of Code Delivered on Schedule

Friday, June 27, 2008 - 13:48 by EclipseWeb Web
As many of you may know the annual Eclipse release train, called Ganymede, is now available. This is the third year in a row that the Eclipse community has shipped a coordinate release of multiple projects; 23 projects are included this year. An important reason for the release trains is to make it easier for Eclipse users and adopters, who tend to use multiple projects, to upgrade to a new release. A coordinated release schedule makes its possible for timely upgrades in the Eclipse community.

Eclipse Delivers Annual Release

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 14:41 by EclipseWeb Web
"Once again the Eclipse community has delivered our annual release train and continues to deliver innovative software in a predictable manner," said Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. "New features like the Equinox p2 provisioning system, new modeling tools and tools that support SOA developers will be popular features for Eclipse users."

Eclipse Ganymede Makes It Easier for Devs

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 14:40 by EclipseWeb Web
Some open source efforts are satisfied with releasing one or two projects a year. That's not the case with the open source Eclipse Foundation, which today released 23 projects as part of its Ganymede release train.

Instantiations Rolls Out Product Updates in Conjunction with Eclipse 3.4 and Ganymede

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 14:00 by EclipseWeb Web
Instantiations, Inc., a leading provider of software quality and productivity solutions for the Eclipse platform, today announced that its entire Eclipse-based product line has been updated to coincide with the annual Eclipse open source release, Ganymede. Included with the roll-out are significant additions in the area of security to its CodePro AnalytiXâ„¢ comprehensive code quality product, bringing advanced standards-based security auditing to developers desktops as they write code.

Automated GUI Testing Tool Squish 3.4 Released

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 12:42 by EclipseWeb Web
froglogic GmbH today announced version 3.4 of the leading, cross-platform automated GUI testing tool Squish. Squish supports creating and running automated GUI tests for applications based on a variety of user interface technologies including Trolltech's Qt toolkit, Java AWT/Swing/NetBeans, Java SWT/Eclipse RCP/JFaces, Web/HTML/AJAX and Mac OS X Carbon/Cocoa.

Migrate Easily to Eclipse 3.4 Ganymede, Manage Configurations with Pulse

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 12:41 by EclipseWeb Web
Genuitec, LLC, a founding member of the Eclipse Foundation, announced today the general availability of Pulse 2.2, the free and easiest way to obtain, manage and configure Eclipse Ganymede and plugins.
Genuitec is pleased to offer this product to Pulse users on the day of the Ganymede release. As of today, Pulse 2.2 will support full Ganymede tool stacks.

Mylyn 3.0 released

Thursday, June 26, 2008 - 12:40 by EclipseWeb Web
The Mylyn team is very pleased to announce today’s release of Mylyn 3.0 along with the Eclipse Ganymede release train. This occasion marks a big step in the evolution of the task-focused interface

Eclipse's Third 'Release Train' on Schedule

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 23:00 by EclipseWeb Web
On Wednesday June 25 the Eclipse Foundation is sending its third annual "release train" chugging down the track. This year's synchronized launch of several Eclipse projects at once (code named "Ganymede") involved the coordinated release of 23 projects, up from 21 in last year's "Europa" release, and 10 in 2006 with the original "Callisto" release. One of the goals of the release-train strategy, said Eclipse Foundation executive director Mike Milinkovich, is to provide "a level of predictability" that will promote commercial adoption of the Eclipse community's products.

MyEclipse 6.5: Maven2 support, Spring IDE, Hibernate & JSF/Facelets Updates

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 16:20 by EclipseWeb Web
Integral to this release is Maven4MyEclipse, a "1-Click," ready-to-run implementation of the Maven2 project management and build services for MyEclipse. Maven4MyEclipse streamlines enterprise Maven adoption by eliminating the hassle developers have come to associate with traditional Maven installations and project setup and configuration.

Eclipse set for coordinated release of 23 updates

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 16:08 by EclipseWeb Web
The Eclipse Foundation is set to make available tomorrow its annual coordinated release of open-source projects, which this year includes some 18 million lines of code and updates to 23 different projects.

Curl Announces Public Beta Availability of Eclipse-Based RIA Development Tools

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 15:01 by EclipseWeb Web
Curl®, Inc. is executing on the next phase in its Eclipse strategy with the availability of the beta versions of the new Eclipse-based Curl Rich Internet Application (RIA) development tools. The first release of the Curl Development tools for Eclipse (CDE) and newest release of the Curl Runtime Environment (RTE), Version 6.0.4, provide enterprise developers with the tools to build and deploy their mission-critical, enterprise-class RIAs within the increasingly popular Eclipse environment.

Curl Joins Eclipse Foundation and Announces Eclipse Strategy

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 15:00 by EclipseWeb Web
"Eclipse is no longer limited to the Java programming language. It is a universal IDE for any language platform, as the implementation of the Curl IDE in Eclipse demonstrates," said Bert Halstead, chief architect, Curl, Inc. "Curl is the most powerful RIA platform for the enterprise, and Eclipse is the best general-purpose IDE available today -- the combination is unbeatable."

Eclipse 3.4 Hidden Treasures

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 10:50 by EclipseWeb Web
Eclipse 3.4 "Ganymede" will be released in the upcoming days. I've been working with the RC builds for some time now and I like it. Eclipse 3.4 is a better IDE and a more robust platform than its' successor. In this post, I've gathered some new features which I like and may be "off the beaten path".

Eclipse Ganymede: An in-depth look at JDT (Java Development Tools)

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 - 10:45 by EclipseWeb Web
As part of the upcoming Eclipse Ganymede release, scheduled for June 25th, InfoQ will cover a series of Eclipse subprojects. Today, the subproject is JDT (Java Development Tools), which is releasing version 3.4. InfoQ spoke with Philippe Mulet, lead of the Eclipse project, and Martin Aeschlimann, lead of the JDT UI subproject, to learn more about what to expect in Ganymede.

Eclipse GEF Training Series (Bangalore)

Monday, June 23, 2008 - 10:20 by EclipseWeb Web
ANCiT Consulting, an Eclipse Foundation Member, is organizing a series of GEF training classes. This is your opportunity to learn from the experts the techniques, tips and tricks required for successfully building and deploying an GEF application.