Eclipse Foundation News

2014/10/17
The conference is less than 2 weeks away. Don't miss out, register now!
2014/10/02
Propose a talk for EclipseCon 2015, taking place March 9 - 12, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport.
2014/09/29
The SR1 release of the Eclipse Luna release train is now available for download.
2014/09/29
The Eclipse IoT community is making it easier for Java developers to connect and manage devices in an IoT solution by delivering an Open IoT Stack for Java.
2014/09/25
This month, we bring you a newsletter focused on Project Quality. Read it now.
2014/09/18
We have three great days of talks, tutorials, keynotes, theme days and events planned. Register by Oct. 1 for early rates.
2014/08/28
This month we're all about Xtext, a framework for creating your own programming language and domain-specific language.
2014/08/13
The EclipseCon Europe submission are in and the early-bird talks have been selected. Stay tuned for the program announcement.
2014/07/31
This month, Eclipse Foundation staff members wrote about common questions they receive from the Eclipse community.
2014/07/29
Last week, AUDI, BMW and Daimler announced they are joining forces to form the Eclipse openMDM Working Group to create a new open source community to develop and distribute tools for managing automotive test data.
2014/06/25
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the Luna release, the annual release train from the Eclipse community. This year 76 projects are participating in the release that includes 61 million lines of code and was developed by over 340 Eclipse committers.
2014/06/25
La fondation Eclipse est heureuse d’annoncer l’arrivée de Luna : la nouvelle sortie simultanée d’Eclipse. Cette année, 76 projets ont participé, avec 340 committers impliqués et 61 millions de ligne de code contribuées.
2014/08/11
The EclipseCon Europe submission deadline is today at 11:59 PM CET. Submit a talk now!
2014/06/24
This year's Annual Eclipse Community Report has been published. Read it now.
2014/06/23
We have published the results of the Eclipse Community Survey 2014. Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey this year.
2014/06/23
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the creation of a new Science Working Group — a global collaboration between industry, academia, and governments to create open source software used in basic scientific research.
2014/06/11
We have launched the new www.eclipse.org web site. The goal is to have a more modern looking and simplified experience for individuals coming to eclipse.org.
2014/06/04
EclipseCon France is less than 2 weeks away! Register by June 10 and save.
2014/05/28
Plan to attend a Luna DemoCamp or Hackhathon. Sign-up to attend.
2014/05/28
The call for papers is now open for EclipseCon Europe 2014, taking place October 28-30 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Propose a session.
2014/05/22
In this newsletter, you will find an EMF Forms tutorial, a comparison between view modeling and manual UI programming, an introduction to Oomph and an article about GMF. Read it now
2014/05/14
We are in the process of re-doing the www.eclipse.org web site and it will go live on June 11. Please take a look and provide your feedback.
2014/05/12
Don't wait, register now and take advantage of the early-bird price!
2014/04/29
DemoCamps are being planned to celebrate the Eclipse Luna release. Organize one in your city!
2014/04/28
The program and the keynotes speakers for EclipseCon France have been announced. Join us in Toulouse on June 18-19, 2014.
2014/04/24
In this month's newsletter, you will find articles about the PolarSys working group and a few of its projects, including Papyrus and Reqcycle. Read it now.
2014/05/07
Please take 5 - 10 minutes of your time to tell us how you are using Eclipse and open source software by completing the Eclipse Community Survey. The participation deadline is May 16, 2014.
2014/04/16
Registeration for EclipseCon France is now open! The early-bird registeration deadline is May 18. Register here.
2014/04/16
Please take 5 - 10 minutes of your time to tell us how you are using Eclipse and open source software by completing the Eclipse Community Survey. The participation deadline is May 16, 2014.
2014/04/16
Registeration for EclipseCon France is now open! The early-bird registeration deadline is May 18. Register here.
2014/04/11
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of Eclipse Kepler packages with the Java™ 8 support. These downloads contain the original Eclipse Kepler SR2 packages with Java™ 8 patches applied.
2014/04/08
Five talks were accepted from the early-bird submissions. Congratulations to the speakers! The deadline for submissions is next Monday, April 14.
2014/04/08
On March 17, the Eclipse Foundation and the Eclipse IoT Working Group hosted the first MQTT Interop Test Day to demonstrate the success of MQTT as a standard for the Internet of Things. Read more
2014/04/02
The Eclipse top-level project is very proud to announce official support for Java™ 8 for Eclipse Kepler SR2 (Eclipse 4.3.2). For details on how to discover and install the Java 8 support please visit our Java™ 8 support page.
2014/04/07
Join the great lineup of speakers for our Hangouts on Air to celebrate the International IoT Day! We will have great talks about open hardware, building enterprise solutions, IoT standards and protocols, and more. Sign-up and make this virtual conference informative and interactive!
2014/03/27
This newsletter features three LocationTech projects: GeoGit, GeoMesa, and GeoTrellis, as well as an article about Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standards. Be sure to check out the user spotlight with Alexandra Schladebeck.
2014/03/27
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the results of the 2014 Board of Directors elections.
2014/02/18
The call for papers is now open for EclipseCon France 2014, taking place June 18-19 in Toulouse. Propose a session.
2014/03/26
Last week at EclipseCon we announced the winners of the Eclipse Community Awards. We have so many amazing community members but it is nice to recognize some who have really made a difference.
2014/03/04
EclipseCon 2014 in San Francisco is only 3 days away! Registration prices go up tomorrow. Register now!
2014/02/20
Read all about the Eclipse IoT Community and its 12 projects in the latest newsletter. Read it here.
2014/02/14
A new version of the Eclipse logo is now available on the Eclipse artwork page and the Eclipse Logo and Trademark guidelines have been updated.
2014/02/05
Early registration deadline for EclipseCon 2014 is today! Register now!
2014/02/03
Today is the Eclipse Foundation's tenth birthday. A lot has changed, our community is awesome and we look forward to the next 10 years!
2014/01/28
Nominations have been submitted and it's now time to vote for the Top Committer and Top Newcomer Evangelist. Vote now!
2014/01/23
Java 8 is going to be released this coming March. In this edition of the newsletter we have a number of articles to get you ready! Read it now.
2014/01/15
Join us in Munich on Febuary 4, 2014 for the Eclipse Special Day at OOP. Propose a demo and show us the cool things you've been doing with Eclipse. Call for demos deadline is January 24.
2014/01/09
The third edition of the Eclipse Day Florence will take place May 23, 2014, in Florence, Italy. Submit a session proposal here.
2013/12/19
Discover cool projects, emerging trends, top plugins and talks in this issue of the newsletter. Read it here.
2014/01/27
Eclipse Community Awards 2014 nomination deadline is today! Nominate an individual for the Top Committer and Top Newcomer Evangelist Awards.
2013/12/11
The technical program for the upcoming EclipseCon 2014 conference had been announced and includes 120 different technical talks and 14 in-depth tutorials. Register now and save $700.
2013/12/11
The Eclipse Foundation, the host of the Eclipse M2M Working Group, is pleased to welcome three new companies as members of the working group. 2lemetry, Bitreactive, and M2M Alliance have all joined the working group to participate in building a collaborative M2M and IoT community.
2013/11/21
This month, the newsletter features Sirius. This new Eclipse project is a field-proven technology that allows you to create and represent information in a visual way. Read it now.
2013/11/27
The keynotes speakers for EclipseCon 2014 have been announced. This year they will touch upon topics important to the future of the software industry and the future of Eclipse.
2013/12/28
The early-bird registration deadline is tomorrow. Register Now and save $700!
2013/12/06
Starting today we are going to display some of the new designs on eclipse.org. Visitors to the web site will have an opportunity to +1, 0, or -1 on the design and provide comments.
2013/12/13
Last chance to register for the Eclipse Day at the Googleplex, taking place tomorrow, December 18, 2013. Register now.
2013/10/22
We're happy to announce the 6th annual Eclipse Day at the Googleplex, taking place December 18, 2013. Great speakers such as Tim Fox and Eric Clayberg will be presenting at this year's event. View the full program and register.
2013/09/19
The Eclipse Foundation is sponsoring another series of Eclipse DemoCamps during the month of November. Don't miss this opportunity to meet and exchange with other community members. Sign-up now.
2013/11/25
We have a very short survey on your usage of Eclipse. Let us know your preference for line numbers and compiler warnings. Complete the survey now.
2013/10/29
The Eclipse Foundation has announced the creation of a European subsidiary, Eclipse Foundation Europe GmbH (EFE). (FR) (DE)
2013/10/01
EclipseCon 2014 is scheduled for March 17-20 in San Francisco, CA. The conference call for papers deadline is November 18. Submit now.
2013/10/24
This month, after popular demand, the Eclipse Newsletter features C/C++ Development Tooling (CDT). Read it.
2013/09/19
The Eclipse Foundation is sponsoring another series of Eclipse DemoCamps during the month of November. We want to encourage Eclipse community members to organize a DemoCamp in your home city. DemoCamps are a great way to build a local Eclipse community. Sign-up now
2013/09/19
EclipseCon Europe is happening now! Register On-site.
2013/09/25
The September issue of the newsletter is now available. Read about how projects like Mylyn make it easier to integrate lifecycle tools from different sources and how it can be used with tools like Git, Gerrit and Hudson.
2013/09/09
The Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Fall 2013 Training Series, taking place between Oct. 21 and Nov. 30, 2013. These training classes are an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Eclipse4 RCP, Eclipse BIRT, Building OSGI/RCP applications with Maven/Tycho and Modeling Technologies.
2013/10/29
Attend the Eclipse Finance Day is Zurich on November 5. Check out the program and register here.
2013/09/19
The Stardust webinar is now available on our YouTube Channel. Previous webinars are available on our webinar playlist.
2013/09/08
The program committee has selected the talks and tutorials that will be included in this year's program. View the accepted sessions here.
2013/08/21
This month, the newsletter highlights what the Eclipse Foundation has done to make it easier for end users and the community to contribute to Eclipse projects. Read more
2013/08/07
This year's Eclipse Testing Day will take place on September 25 in Darmstadt. Check out the program and register here.
2013/07/30
The Eclipse M2M Working Group continues to make significant progress in establishing an open source software ecosystem for Machine-2-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) development.
2013/08/07
Submission deadlline has been extended to Sunday, Aug 18. Propose a session now for EclipseCon Europe 2013, October 29-31 in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
2013/07/24
Read the latest Eclipse Newsletter. This month's theme is Eclipse Runtime (Eclipse RT).
2013/06/26
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the annual Eclipse release train. Each year, the Eclipse community of open source projects coordinates a major release at the end of June.
2013/06/26
La fondation Eclipse est heureuse d’annoncer la sortie simultanée annuelle Eclipse. Chaque année, la communauté Eclipse coordonne une sortie majeure de ses projets Open Source fin juin.
2013/06/26
Die Eclipse Foundation teilt die Verfügbarkeit des jährlichen integrierten Releases („Release Train“) mit. Wie auch schon in den vergangenen Jahren hat die Open Source Community auch 2013 wieder sein Hauptrelease pünktlich zum Ende Juni verfügbar machen können.
2013/06/21
The Eclipse Foundation is going to start allowing its projects to host their mainline development on third party forges such as GitHub, and (eventually) Bitbucket.
2013/06/19
In this issue of the newsletter, you will find articles that highlight key projects from the Kepler Release, including Stardust 1.0, Orion, and the top 10 highlights for this year's release.
2013/06/19
Eclipse Day China will take place on June 29, 2013 in Beijing, China. View the full agenda and register here.
2013/06/19
Next weeks' DemoCamps include Frankfurt am Main and Vancouver on June 25, Toronto and Walldorf on June 26, Zurich on June 27, and Vienna on June 28.
2013/06/13
This year's Annual Eclipse Community Report has been published. Read it now.
2013/06/12
The results of the Eclipse Community Survey 2013 are now available. Thank you to everyone that provided their feedback.
2013/05/24
In this month's newsletter we feature tutorials that will help you understand the basics of the Eclipse Modeling Framework (EMF), and show you how get started with the EMF Client Platform and the EMFStore.
2013/05/23
Eclipse Testing Day is scheduled for September 25, in Darmstadt, Germany. The call for papers and sponsors has started! Click here to submit a proposal or become a sponsor.
2013/05/27
Eclipse has a new YouTube Channel. New content will go on YouTube, and content on EclipseLive will be archived and read-only. Find out to how to get your video added to our channel.
2013/03/22
The Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Spring 2013 Training Series. These training classes are an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Eclipse4 RCP, Eclipse BIRT, Building OSGI/RCP applications with Maven/Tycho and Modeling Technologies.
2013/04/15
To mark the Kepler Simultaneous Release, Eclipse community members are organizing DemoCamps and Hackathons around the world between June 1 -30. Sign up to attend one in your city, see the DemoCamp/Hackathon wiki.
2013/05/06
The technical program and the keynotes speakers for the first EclipseCon France have been announced. Join us in Toulouse on June 5-6, 2013.
2013/04/26
Find out how to use BIRT to visualize data from Hadoop, Cassandra and MongoDB in this month's issue of the Eclipse Newsletter.
2013/04/08
Five talks were accepted from the early-bird submissions. Congratulations to the presenters! The deadline for submissions is next Monday, April 15.
2013/04/24
Eclipse Day Florence will take place on May 10, 2013 in Florence, Italy. View the full agenda and register here.
2013/04/12
Please take 5 - 10 minutes of your time to tell us how you are using Eclipse and open source software by completing the Eclipse Community Survey. Participation deadline is May 10, 2013.
2013/04/03
Read the lastest issue of the Eclipse Newsletter. This month's theme is 'Introduction to Xtend - Java Unleashed'.
2013/03/26
Congratulations to the winners of the Eclipse Community Awards.
2013/03/20
The Eclipse Xtend project has released version 2.4 including support for Android development and Active Annotations.
2013/03/01
Orion 2.0 is now available, featuring a node.js server, improve JS content assist and simplified editor embedding. More details.
2013/03/18
EclipseCon 2013 starts March 25 in Boston, MA. Register today to attend the annual Eclipse community conference.
2013/03/01
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the finalists for the 2013 Eclipse Community Awards. The winners will be announced on March 25 during the Awards Ceremony at EclipseCon 2013.
2013/03/01
The packages for the Juno SR2 release are now available for download.
2013/02/20
The Eclipse Foundation has launched a new initiative to enable the infrastructure and ecosystem for the support of Eclipse in industries that require Eclipse releases maintained over a very long time.
2013/02/19
To countdown the weeks before EclipseCon and ALM Connect we will be giving away an All Access Pass to four lucky individuals! Enter Now
2013/02/15
A new major release of the Eclipse Remote Application Platform (RAP) is now available for download.
2013/02/11
Software executives are invited to attend the ALM Connect Executive Day that is being held March 27, 2013 in conjunction with ALM Connect and EclipseCon.
2013/02/05
The Eclipse Foundation has launched a new industry working group to support user driven development of location aware systems. Read the press release to find out more.
2013/01/28
Nominations are closed for the Eclipse Community Awards. Find out who the nominees are and vote now!
2013/02/11
The deadline for EclipseCon early registration is February 14. Register before the deadline and save $200.
2013/01/28
The Eclipse Foundation is organizing a special 1-day Open Source Executive Summit, at EclipseCon, for IT executives interested in learning more about open source software.
2013/01/23
Hudson 3.0 is now available, including new features to simplify installation and management.
2013/01/15
Nominations are now open for the Eclipse Foundation Board of Directors. To nominate someone as a committer or sustaining member representative, send email to elections@eclipse.org.
EclipseCon and ALM Connect will feature keynote speakers from Redmonk, Forrester Research, Twitter, GitHub and Oracle.
2013/01/11
All eclipse.org service will be offline on February 9, 2013 while our servers are moved to a new facility.
2012/12/20
The technical program for the upcoming EclipseCon 2013 conference had been announced. The conference is being held March 25-28, 2013 in Boston, MA and will be co-located with the new Agile ALM Connect conference and the annual OSGi DevCon.
2012/12/19
The program has been announced for the second annual ALM Connect conference, co-located with EclipseCon 2013. ALM Connect focuses on connecting the tools, agile methods and people across the software development lifecycle.
2012/12/10
Nominations are now open for the Eclipse Community Awards 2013! Nominate an individual, a project and or a technology. Deadline for nominations is January 24, 2013.
2012/11/05
Eclipse Day at the Googleplex was a success! Thank you to Google, the speakers, the attendees and everyone else who contributed!
2012/11/26
The design contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted a design.
2012/12/13
Thank you to the organizers, speakers and attendees for another great series of DemoCamps!
2012/10/23
This survey is now closed. Thank you to everyone who contributed!
2012/11/27
Next weeks' DemoCamp will take place in Munich, Germany on Dec. 5.
2012/11/20
Next weeks' DemoCamps include Berlin on Nov. 26, Bucharest on Nov. 28, Kassel and Boston on Nov. 29, and Vienna on Nov. 30.
2012/11/13
Next weeks' DemoCamps include Bonn on Nov. 19, Dresden on Nov. 20, Toronto, Copenhagen, and Braunschweig on Nov. 21, Poznan on Nov. 22, Budapest and Pecs on Nov. 23, and Jarkata on Nov. 24.
2012/11/06
The EclipseCon Call for Papers deadline is today! Submit your proposal now.
2012/11/06
Next weeks' DemoCamps include Vancouver, Canada on November 13 and Hamburg, Germany on November 14.
2012/10/23
The Eclipse Community is hosting Demo Camps in cities around the world during November 2012. Sign up now to attend or present at a DemoCamp in your area.
2012/10/11
The third issue of the EclipseCon Europe Newsletter is out! Read it online here.
2012/10/11
Sign up now to organize a DemoCamp in your area! For more information, see the November DemoCamp wiki page.
2012/09/26
The second issue of the EclipseCon Europe Newsletter has been published. You can read it online here.
2012/09/21
The early registeration deadline for EclipseCon Europe is September 30. Register today to qualify for the discounted price.
2012/09/21
EclipseCon 2013 is scheduled for March 25-28 in Boston, MA. The conference call for papers is now open. Everyone is invited to submit a speaking proposal.
2012/09/21
The Eclipse Finance Day will be held October 16, 2012 in Zurich Switzerland. The details agenda and registration information are now available.
2012/08/30
The Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Fall 2012 Training Series. We are pleased to introduce two new courses, Eclipse4 RCP and Building OSGI/RCP with Maven/Tycho.
2012/08/28
Machine-2-Machine (M2M) or the Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology area and industry that is growing very quickly, has a lot of great potential but I am not sure is understood very well by the software industry.
2012/06/27
As is the tradition for the end of June, the Eclipse community celebrates the release of the annual Eclipse release train, this year code-named Juno. This is the ninth year the community has shipped a release train, and each year the release gets bigger. Juno represents the work of 72 project teams by 445 open source committers on 55 million lines of code, and the participation of 40+ Eclipse member companies.
2012/06/27
Comme le veut la tradition de fin Juin, la communauté Eclipse célèbre la sortie simultanée d’Eclipse qui cette année se nomme Juno. Pour la 9ème année consécutive la communauté a mené à bon port cette version, toujours de plus en plus importante. Juno représente le travail de 72 équipes de projets impliquant 445 committers sur 55 millions de lignes de code, et la participation de plus de 40 organismes membres de la fondation Eclipse.
2012/07/02
This weeks' camps include Dresden on July 4 and Krakow on July 5.
2012/06/08
The results of the Eclipse Community Survey are now available. Thanks to everyone that participated.
2012/06/07
Mark your calendar, EclipseCon 2013 will be held March 25-28, 2013 in Boston, MA.
2012/05/24
The Eclipse M2M Industry Working Group (IWG) was established in November 2011 as an industry collaboration with the purpose of creating an open platform of tools and frameworks to simplify the creation of M2M and Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The goal of the group is to break down the silos that often occur between M2M applications and enable interoperability among different M2M devices, M2M servers, and enterprise applications.
2012/05/17
We are pleased to announce the co-location of the OSGi Community Event 2012 with EclipseCon Europe 2012, October 23-25, in Ludwigsburg, Germany. This year's theme for the OSGi Community Event is "Reducing Complexity with OSGi." EclipseCon Europe's themes are Eclipse Technology, Building Industry Solutions, Community and Collaboration, and Other Cool Stuff. Submissions are open, and sponsorships are available. Registrants are welcome to attend sessions at both confer...
2012/05/12
Eclipse Day Delft will be 27 September in Delft, The Netherlands. Proposals should be emailed to the Eclipse Day Delft Organizers. See the wiki page for details.
2012/05/09
Eclipse Day Toulouse is scheduled for May 24 in Toulouse, France. The conference features tracks on embedded development, M2M and OSS business models. Registration is now open.
2012/05/08
Submissions are open for EclipseCon Europe 2012. ECE is October 23-25, 2012 in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
2012/04/26
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) announced that Eclipse has been awarded the Software System Award.
2012/04/23
To mark the Juno Simultaneous Release, Eclipse community members are organizing DemoCamps around the world. To sign up to organize one or attend one in your city, see the DemoCamp wiki. Camps are scheduled from June 1-30.
2012/04/13
The Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Spring 2012 Training Series. These training classes are an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Eclipse BIRT, Eclipse Equinox/OSGi and Modeling technologies.
2012/04/05
Some speakers have already posted slides from their session at Eclipsecon 2012. The sessions list will be updated as speakers upload their slides.
2012/04/04
We are pleased to announce the results of the 2012 Eclipse Foundation Board elections.
2012/03/27
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the winners of the annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals, projects and technologies in the ecosystem. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony March 26 on the opening day of EclipseCon 2012.
2012/03/26
EclipseCon, Agile ALM Connect, and OSGi DevCon are off to a great start! After a busy day of tutorials, the Happy Hour from 5 to 6pm is a great way to relax and see the exhibits.
2012/03/01
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the finalists for the 2012 Eclipse Community Awards. Winners for each category will be announced on March 26, 2012 during the Awards Ceremony at EclipseCon 2012.
2012/02/29
The Eclipse Foundation announced today that it will be at CeBIT 2012 in Hannover, Germany, with six co-operating Eclipse ecosystem members and a redesigned Eclipse Theme Island. In its 3rd year at CeBIT, the Eclipse Foundation Island provides a unique opportunity to learn about Eclipse open source software and the businesses, institutions and individual developers that make up the community.
2012/02/27
Voting for the Eclipse Foundation’s 2012 Board of Directors is now open.
2012/02/24
The Eclipse Indigo Service Release 2 (SR2) is now available for download. Get the latest updates and fixes for the different Eclipse projects participating in the release train.
2012/02/22
EclipseCon and Agile ALM Connect is less than 5 weeks away. We want to count down the weeks by giving away All Access passes to four lucky individuals. Enter early for more opportunities to win.
2012/02/17
The second New Product Showcase will be held March 28 at EclipseCon 2012. Individuals and organizations have an opportunity to demonstate their new Eclipse-based products to the conference attendees. Advanced sign-up is required.
2012/01/26
The Eclipse Foundation and OMG are pleased to announce the program for the third Eclipse/OMG Workshop on open specifications and open source software. The Workshop will occur on Sunday, March 25 in Reston, Virginia at the same location as EclipseCon 2012.
2012/01/26
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the Gold sponsors for the upcoming EclipseCon 2012 conference in Reston, Virginia on March 26-29, 2012. Actuate, IBM, Oracle, Red Hat and SAP have all agreed to be the premier sponsors of the annual Eclipse community event.
2012/01/19
The nomination deadline for the Eclipse Community Awards is January 27, 2012. Don't forget to nominate the individuals or products that were the best in 2011. Winners will be announce at EclipseCon 2012.
2011/12/19
On Thursday, December 22, 2011, the Eclipse Foundation will be changing the mechanisms it uses to authenticate user access to its various websites, such as Bugzilla, the Forums, and the Wiki. The purpose of this change is to simplify our account management, reduce duplicate accounts and move towards open standards for user authentication.
2011/12/15
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the technical program and tutorials for the upcoming EclipseCon 2012 conference. The annual Eclipse community conference is being held March 26-29, 2012 at a new location in Reston, Virginia. The conference will be co-located with the new Agile ALM Connect conference and the annual OSGi DevCon.
2011/12/14
The speakers and program have been announced for the new Agile ALM Connect conferece, co-located with EclipseCon 2012. Aglle ALM Connect focuses on connecting the tools, agile methods and people across the software development lifecycle.
2011/11/07
We are very excited to announce the publication of this fantastic new book on Hudson available from the Hudson web site. It provides a comprehensive guide to using Hudson from initial download to production deployment.
2011/11/02
In the month of November, the Eclipse community is celebrating 10 years since the start of the Eclipse open source project. In November 2001, the Eclipse IDE and platform were first made available under an open source software license. IBM made the initial $40 million contribution of technology to start the Eclipse project that has now grown to technology commons with an estimated value of over $800 million. The Eclipse community has also emerged as the leading place for individuals and organiza...
2011/11/02
A new open source industry collaboration, called Polarsys, is being created at the Eclipse Foundation to focus on building and maintaining tools for safety critical and embedded system development. Interested parties in Polarsys include Airbus, Astrium Satellites, ATOS, CEA, CS (Communication & Systèmes), Ericsson, IRIT (Institut de recherche en informatique de Toulouse), Inria, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Obeo, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Tecnalia, Thales, and Xipp. Polarsys will...
2011/11/01
Sierra Wireless, IBM, Eurotech, and the Eclipse Foundation establish an M2M Industry Working Group to ease the development, testing, and deployment of machine-to-machine solutions
2011/10/31
Upcoming events: 7 November in Raleigh, USA and Bonn, Germany; 8 November in Dresden, Germany and Warsaw, Poland; 10 November in Trondheim, Norway; and 12 November in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
2011/10/20
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce a new technical conference focused on connecting the latest software development tools, Agile methods and people across the entire application lifecycle. This new conference, called Agile ALM Connect, will be held March 26-29 in Reston, VA and will be co-located with EclipseCon 2012.
2011/10/13
In November the Eclipse community will be celebrating 10 years of Eclipse as an open source project. Check out the 10th birthday page for celebration details.
2011/10/09
Eclipse Day Paris is a full day of talks, discussions, and networking for technological and industrial members of the Eclipse ecosystem (November 8, Le Pavillon Royal); register now.
2011/09/29
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the recent Eclipse Indigo SR1 release includes full production level support for Java 7, the recent major release of the Java SDK. Developers can now use Eclipse JDT to develop Java applications that take advantage of the new Java 7 features.
2011/09/14
The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Fall 2011 Training Series. These training classes are an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Eclipse BIRT, Eclipse Equinox/OSGi and Modeling technologies.
2011/09/13
EclipseCon 2012 call for papers is now open. We invite you to submit proposals for speaking topics. The deadline for submissions is November 11, 2011. EclipseCon 2012 will be held March 26-29 at a new location in Reston, Virginia (close to Washington DC).
2011/09/12
The EclipseCon Europe technical program is now available. Register now and plan to celebrate the 10th birthday of Eclipse at EclipseCon Europe.
2011/08/11
Registration is open for Eclipse Testing Day, 7 September in Neuss, Germany. This day-long event features eight talks from experts in testing processes, tools, and technology, as well as opportunities to see the latest offerings from Testing Day sponsors.
2011/07/21
The Eclipse Foundation, in collaboration with Oracle, is pleased to announce the Java 7 Summit, to be held at the upcoming EclipseCon Europe in Ludwigsburg, Germany on November 2-4, 2011.
2011/07/20
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of a new open source initiative to define and implement a standard platform for the software development tools used in the automotive industry. [German]
2011/07/18
We are pleased to announce that EclipseCon 2012 is moving to a new location just outside Washington, D.C. The annual Eclipse North American conference will be March 26-29 at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, Virginia.
2011/07/11
Remember to send in your ECE submissions! The deadline is five weeks away on August 17. If you submit soon, you could be an early-bird winner. The program committee will choose five talks for early acceptance from those submitted by August 3.
2011/06/22
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of Indigo, the 2011 annual release train. Indigo is available for immediate download. [German] [French]
2011/06/20
There's still time to attend a camp! Vancouver on June 27; Bucharest, Grenoble, Hamburg, and Amsterdam on June 28; Berlin on June 29; Nantes, Pécs on June 30. The final Indigo DemoCamp will be in Athlone, Ireland on July 7.
2011/06/14
The week of June 20 is a busy one for DemoCamps! Sign up now for Munich and San Jose (June 20); Braunschweig, Darmstadt, and Dresden on June 21; Jena on June 22; Toulouse on June 23; Budapest and Pune on June 24.
2011/06/10
The results of the annual Eclipse Community Survey are now available.
2011/06/07
There are lots of DemoCamps happening soon: Bonn and Toronto on June 14; Atlanta on June 16; Vienna on June 17; Munich and San Jose on June 20. Sign up now!
2011/05/31
The DemoCamps are continuing around the world, so remember to sign up for one in your city. Up next week: Boston on 6 June, Frankfurt on 7 June, Jakarta and Krakow on 11 June.
2011/05/31
This year's themes are Eclipse Technology, Building Industry Solutions, Community and Collaboration, and Other. The submission deadline is August 17. EclipseCon Europe is three days of technical sessions, exhibits, and activities on November 2-4, in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
2011/05/06
The Indigo release train is scheduled for June 22, 2011. To celebrate, we are encouraging individuals to support the Eclipse community by becoming a Friend of Eclipse. The goal is to have 500 new friends join by July 31.
2011/05/03
To mark the upcoming Indigo Simultaneous Release, the Eclipse community is hosting DemoCamps in cities around the world during June, 2011. A typical DemoCamp includes refreshments and informal networking time, and features a series of short demos or presentations from developers building new and interesting solutions with Eclipse. For this series, we are particularly interested in hearing about your work with Indigo projects. DemoCamps are a great way to d...
2011/03/29
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates Chronon Systems, the winner of the first "Eclipse Hot New Products Showcase", held during EclipseCon 2011. Facing twenty other competitors, Chronon won with their "Time Travelling Debugger".
2011/03/24
Formerly known as "Eclipse Summit Europe", EclipseCon Europe is the conference for anyone involved in Eclipse. As an Eclipse user, EclipseCon is where you will learn about the latest Eclipse products as well as picking up those valuable how-to tips from the experts and user groups. As an Eclipse developer, EclipseCon is where you collaborate with your colleages and do whiteboard planning for the next generation of APIs and features. As an Eclipse company, EclipseCon is the place to talk directly...
2011/03/22
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the winners of the annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals, projects and technologies in the ecosystem. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony March 21 on the opening day of EclipseCon 2011.
2011/03/22
I am pleased to announce the results of the 2011 Eclipse Foundation Board elections...
2011/03/21
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce that developers may now sign-up for access to a beta version of the OrionHub service, a hosted implementation of Orion. Orion is a new Eclipse initiative to define a platform for building and integrating web development tools. An early release of Orion provides web developers with an editor for JavaScript, HTML and CSS that runs in popular browsers and the ability to easily link with popular web-based tools. The OrionHub service provided by the Eclip...
2011/03/15
EclipseCon 2011 starts in 1 week on March 21 in Santa Clara, CA. Make sure you register in advanced to take advantage of the best prices.
2011/03/01
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the IBM Watson project is coming to EclipseCon 2011. 'What is Watson' will be a keynote presentation featuring the technologies that power Watson.
2011/03/01
The finalist for the Eclipse Community Awards 2011 have now been announced. Congratulations to all the nominees and finalists. Winners will be announced March 21 at EclipseCon 2011.
2011/02/25
The Eclipse Helios service release, SR2, is now available for download. Updated packages are available on eclipse.org/downloads
2011/02/23
The voting for the next Eclipse Foundation board members is now on. Voting will finish March 11 at 3pmET.
2011/02/17
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce a special Eclipse Pavillion at the upcoming CeBIT trade show which will showcase technology and solutions available from the Eclipse community.
2011/02/16

The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the Spring 2011 Training Series. These training classes are an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Eclipse Equinox, OSGi and Modeling technologies.

2011/02/03
This year at EclipseCon, the Hot New Product Showcase will feature new Eclipse-based products that were released in the last 12 months. EclipseCon attendees will have a chance to see these new products in action and then vote for the 'Hot New Product Award'. Any company, open source project or individual that has introduced a new Eclipse-based product in the last 12 months is welcomed to participate in the Showcase. The product can be applicable to any market or industry. There are l...
2011/01/31
Nominations for the Eclipse Community Awards are complete and voting has opened for the individual and project category nominees. Congratulations to all the worthy candidates! Show your appreciation to the people that have made Eclipse a stronger community by casting your vote. More details about the awards and the nomination process can be found on the awards page. Voting for the Eclipse Community Awards will be open until February 25, 2011 at 5:00pm EST and the winner will be a...
2011/01/26
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the Gold Sponsors for EclipseCon 2011, the annual Eclipse community conference scheduled to be held March 21-24 in Santa Clara, CA. CloudSoft, IBM, Jasmine Conseil, Oracle, Sonatype and Xored have all agreed to be gold sponsors for the conference.
2010/12/22
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the technical program for EclipseCon 2011. The 4-day conference programm will feature 20 in-depth tutorials and over 100 sessions convering a wide range of topics, including Eclipse Modeling, OSGi, EclipseRT, mobile development, Eclipse 4 and much more.
2010/12/02
The EclipseCon program committee is holding another series of auditions on December 15, 2010. If you're interested in speaking at EclipseCon, the audition sessions are your chance to present a short version of your talk proposal to the program committee and the Eclipse community. These auditions are your last chance to demonstrate ideas that the words in your submission couldn't fully capture. The winning audition will be given a speaking slot at EclipseCon. See More ...
2010/11/02
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the release of Eclipse Virgo 2.1, a light-weight application server for deploying applications based on OSGi. Eclipse Virgo was created in March 2010 and is based on the code contribution of VMware's SpringSource dm Server product. This is the first official release of this project since becoming an Eclipse project.
2010/11/01
EclipseDay in Valencia is being held in Spain on November 30 - December 1. This two-day event will bring together the Spanish community of Eclipse users and developers from a wide range of academic, institutional and business backgrounds. The main theme of the conference is Modeling, Methodologies and Model Driven Development. There will also be other topics related to Eclipse projects. ...
2010/10/27
The European Software Institute-Technalia is pleased to announce Eclipse Embedded Day Spain, which takes place November 9, 2010. The event is a day-long conference for technical experts, software developers, Eclipse users and researchers from the Spanish embedded systems community.
2010/10/18
The EclipseCon 2011 Call for Participation is now open. Everyone is encouraged to submit a session proposal before the November 17, 2010 deadline.
2010/10/18
Eclipse Day Paris takes place November 5, 2010 and is a day-long event to explore Eclipse projects and topics for the French community. The event is ideal for IT decision makers, software architects and process and methods engineers that are interested in using Eclipse.
2010/10/18
Eclipse Summit Europe starts in 2 weeks in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Register today and plan to attend the annual Eclipse community conference.
2010/10/08
The Eclipse Enterprise Modeling Day is scheduled for October 28, 2010 in Zurich Switzerland. The purpose of the event is for large organizations to share experiences and best practices for using Eclipse modeling technology. More details here.
2010/09/26
During the month of November, the Eclipse community will be hosting DemoCamps in cities around the world. For this series, the Foundation is introducing a new program to reach out to the academic and student communities. Building on the success of our regular DemoCamp series, we invite university students and professors to organize Campus DemoCamps. ...
2010/09/26
The Eclipse Helios service release, SR1, is now available for download. Updated packages are available on eclipse.org/downloads
2010/09/16
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the keynotes and technical program for the upcoming fifth annual Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE) conference. ESE is the annual Eclipse European community event planned for November 2-4, 2010 in Ludwigsburg Germany.
2010/09/13
Eclipse Day in Rome is being held on October 5, 2010. It is the first event taking place in Italy that is focused on the enterprise adoption of Eclipse-based solutions. The main topics that Eclipse Day in Rome will explore are service-oriented architectures, integration and interoperability domains, and there will be specific use cases from the Eclipse ecosystem.
2010/08/30
The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the fall 2010 training class series. The training is an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), BIRT and Modeling technologies. Eclipse experts will lead the sessions, providing practical experience through classroom instruction and hands-on labs. Virtual and on-site classes have been scheduled in several countries from September...
2010/08/17
Along with sponsors including Actuate, BandXI, EclipseSource, Oracle and Open Source for America, the Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce both the Eclipse Government Day and Eclipse Enterprise Days.
2010/08/04
A big thank you to all 487 of our Friends of Helios. The funds raised will be used to help support the Eclipse community. Your generousity is very much appreciated - Helios wouldn't be the same without you!
2010/07/28
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of Eclipse SDK 4.0, the next generation Eclipse platform. Eclipse has a very large and successful ecosystem of plugin providers and RCP application developers. Eclipse 4.0 introduces new features that make it easier for the members of the ecosystem to build and assemble Eclipse plugins and RCP applications.
2010/07/28
Bredex, MicroDoc and the Eclipse Foundation are pleased to announce Eclipse Testing Day in Darmstadt, which takes place September 8, 2010. Eclipse Testing Day is a day-long event for technical developers, testers, architects and managers to learn more about testing with Eclipse and OSGi technology.
2010/06/23
Today the Eclipse community delivers its annual release train, a coordinated release of the major Eclipse projects. For the seventh year in a row, the 2010 release train, code named Helios, arrives on time and is now available for download.
2010/06/17
We are pleased to announce the Eclipse Day at the Googleplex, being held on August 26 at the Googleplex in Mountain View CA. Each year we put together an agenda the includes Eclipse and Google related topics. This year we are featuring talks about Android, Helios, GWT, EGit, Linux Tools, Eclipse 4.0, EMF, XText and much more. It is shaping up to be another great agenda.
2010/06/07
We want to hear what you think of the Eclipse projects that are being released as part of Helios. We will give you a an Eclipse shirt for writing a review. One lucky winner will also win a pass to EclipseCon 2011 or Eclipse Summit Europe 2010! To enter the blogathon, all you need to do is write a review or record a video about one or more of the projects that are a part of the Eclipse Helios release. Publish the review on your blog, a newsgroup or ...
2010/06/07
The Eclipse Foundation has released the results of the Eclipse Community Survey 2010. Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey. The Open Source Developer Report is a report and analysis of the survey results.
2010/06/04
On June 24, the Eclipse Foundation is presenting Helios In Action - a virtual conference where you can interact with project leads involved in the release and see demos of the new features. The annual simultaneous release has now grown to 39 projects with over 33 million lines of code, contributed by committers around the world. With such a large global community, Eclipse wants to bring Helios to you! See the Helios in Action page for more details and to register. ...
2010/06/04
MicroDoc and the Eclipse Foundation are pleased to announce Eclipse Embedded Day in Stuttgart, which takes place June 24, 2010. Eclipse Embedded Day is a day-long event for senior technical developers, architects and technical managers in the automotive, consumer electronic, medical, mobile and telematics industries to learn how to better leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community as part of their development strategy. ...
2010/06/04
The Eclipse Helios RC3 Packages are now available for download and testing. Please help the community by providing testing feedback on your favourite package. Final Helios release will be available June 23, 2010.
2010/05/26
The Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE) 2010 call for participation is now open. ESE 2010 will take place November 2-4, 2010 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Deadline for submissions is August 16, 2010.
2010/05/17
To celebrate the upcoming Helios release, the Eclipse Foundation has launched a new campaign to recruit 360 new Friends of Eclipse. Please consider joining now and help support the Eclipse community.
2010/05/13
The Eclipse Foundation, in collaboration with Google, is pleased to announce Eclipse Labs, a new place to host open source projects based on Eclipse. Eclipse Labs provides the infrastructure services typically required by open source projects, such as code repositories, bug tracking, project web sites/wiki. This new service is hosted by Project Hosting on Google Code, so it will be very familiar to developers already using Google Code Project Hosting. More details available here and Ecl...
2010/05/04
Members of the Eclipse community will be celebrating the Helios release at DemoCamps around the world from the last week of May until June 30. Typically a DemoCamp consists of a series of short demos and presentations from developers building new and interesting solutions with Eclipse. It is a great way to discover and learn about new Eclipse technology. There is also lots of time for informal conversation and networking, so DemoCamps are a great way to connect with colleagues and fr...
2010/04/21
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of a new SOA Industry Working Group. The working group is a collaboration of industry players, including Engineering Group, itemis, Obeo and Sopera.
2010/04/15
Eclipse Banking Day in Copenhagen is being held in Denmark on June 1, 2010. This full-day event will provide an opportunity for senior technical developers, architects and managers in the finance industry to learn how to better leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community as part of their development strategy. Eclipse experts and leading financial institutions such as Danske Bank, JP Morgan and Nordea will present what work they are doing with Eclips...
2010/04/14
The Eclipse Foundation wants to better understand how you develop software, use Eclipse and interact with open source communities. Therefore, we are asking people to give us their feedback by participating in the Eclipse Community Survey 2010. The results will be published by the Eclipse Foundation in June 2010.
2010/04/06
Eclipse member companies are offering a 10% early bird discount on all classes in the Eclipse Spring Training Series if you sign up at least 3 weeks in advance. Learn more about Developing with RCP, Advanced RCP, Equinox & OSGi and Modeling in classes around the world from April 12 to May 28. See the schedule and course details here.
2010/03/25
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce EclipseCon 2011, to take place March 21-24 in Santa Clara, California. The conference program will be chaired by Chris Aniszczyk of Red Hat. Read More
2010/03/23
This week at EclipseCon 2010 two new Eclipse projects, Eclipse Gemini and Eclipse Virgo, join the EclipseRT community. These two projects provide important functionality required by organizations building enterprise solutions. Both projects represent important milestones in the continued growth of the EclipseRT community.
2010/03/22
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the winners of the annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals, projects and technologies in the ecosystem. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony March 22 on the opening day of EclipseCon 2010. See the results at the 2010 winners page. Congratulations!
2010/03/16
We are pleased to announce the results of the 2010 Board elections. The elected Committer Member representatives for 2010 will be: Chris Aniszczyk Boris Bokowski Ed Merks The elected Sustaining Member (e.g. Solution and Enterprise Member) representatives for 2010 will be: Hans Kamutzki Mik Kersten Adam Lieber Please join us in extending a hearty congratulations to the winners! ...
2010/03/08
The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the spring 2010 training class series. The training is an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Equinox & OSGi and Modeling technologies. Eclipse experts will lead the sessions, providing practical experience through classroom instruction and hands-on labs. Virtual and on-site classes have been scheduled in several countries from April 12 to M...
2010/03/08
The Eclipse Foundation today announced new initiatives to support the ongoing growth of the Eclipse Mylyn ecosystem. The open source Mylyn project is a widely extended framework for integrating task and application lifecycle management (ALM) tools with the Eclipse IDE. The project will create new sub-projects representing key IDE/ALM integration categories. New projects include: the "Tasks" project for integrating task and change management; "SCM" for integrating source code management; "Build"...
2010/03/05
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the finalists for the 2010 Eclipse Community Awards. Winners for each category will be announced at an awards ceremony on March 22, 2010 at EclipseCon. See the finalists here.
2010/02/26
Eclipse Galileo SR2 Packages built on Eclipse 3.5.2 are now available for download.
2010/02/23
Do you have what it takes to be a rocket scientist? EclipseCon 2010 will be your opportunity to play with the top guns. The Eclipse Foundation, in collaboration with NASA JPL, are organizing the e4-Rover Mars Challenge. EclipseCon attendees will participate in a contest to create the very best robotic control system to drive a robot across a prototypical Mars landscape. The grand prize winner will be receive an opportunity to visit the NASA robotics lab in Los Angeles, CA ...
2010/02/23
To broaden participation in the Eclipse community, the Eclipse Foundation is introducing two new initiatives to encourage both large corporations and small technology companies to participate in the Eclipse community.
2010/02/23
Do you have what it takes to be a rocket scientist? EclipseCon 2010 will be your opportunity to play with the top guns. The Eclipse Foundation, in collaboration with NASA JPL, are organizing the e4-Rover Mars Challenge. EclipseCon attendees will participate in a contest to create the very best robotic control system to drive a robot across a prototypical Mars landscape. The grand prize winner will be receive an opportunity to visit the NASA robotics lab in Los Angeles, CA ...
2010/02/23

The Eclipse Foundation is requesting community feedback on the idea of changing/updating the existing Eclipse logo. We are asking Eclipse community members to vote on which design concept they like best.

2010/02/22
Voting for the Eclipse Community Awards is open until Friday, February 26, 2010 at 5:00 pm EST. Spread the love by voting for your favourite individuals and projects in the Eclipse community. The categories open for voting are: Top Committer Top Contributor Most Innovative New Feature or Eclipse Project Most Open Project Winners will be announced March 22, 2010 at EclipseCon, so don't forget to register to attend the conference! ...
2010/02/17
Eclipse Foundation participates in new CeBIT theme island - showcases member company products and projects The Eclipse Foundation announced today that they will participate in CeBIT 2010 with a themed exhibit in the Open Source Forum. The exhibit will include Foundation members Actuate, Bredex, EclipseSource and SOPERA. The Foundation exhibit will cover such diverse tool areas as BI, provisioning, testing and SOA. The exhibiting companies represe...
2010/02/09
The call for posters and Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions at EclipseCon is open. It's not too late to be a part of the program! Posters are a great way to present your Eclipse topic informally while people browse the displays and enjoy a few beverages. Posters will be presented during the Wednesday evening reception. BOFs are informal, one-hour gatherings of people who want to talk about a particular topic. They are scheduled for the evenings, after the recept...
2010/02/03
Needham, MA, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada - February 3, 2010 - OMG™ and the Eclipse Foundation have issued a Call for Participation for the 2nd Biannual Symposium on Eclipse Open Source Software and OMG Open Specifications to be held June 23, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minn., USA. The submission deadline is February 24. For more information visit http://www.omg.org/eclipse-cfp. Eclipse is an open source community whose projects are focused on building ...
2010/02/03
The candidates for the 2010 Eclipse Foundation Board of Directors are now posted. There are five nominees for Committer Rep and five nominees for Sustaining Member Rep, each group competing for three available seats.
2010/02/02
Now is the time to register for EclipseCon. The early registration price gives a 20% discount off the on-site price, but it only lasts until February 14. Register today for maximum savings. EclipseCon features the latest on the current trends in the Eclipse community. For example, this year you can learn about: e4, the next generation of the Eclipse Platform, which is scheduled for release 1.0 in July 2010 the new Gemini and Virgo projects that make it easier to use OSGi ...
2010/02/02
Nominations for the Eclipse Community Awards are complete and voting has opened for the individual and project category nominees. Congratulations to all the worthy candidates! Show your appreciation to the people that have made Eclipse a stronger community by casting your vote. More details about the awards and the nomination process can be found online. Voting for the Eclipse Community Awards will be open until February 26, 2010 at 5:00pm EST and the winner will be announced M...
2010/01/21
Ottawa, Canada - January 21, 2010 - The technical program and gold sponsors for EclipseCon 2010 have been announced. Cisco, IBM, Oracle, Red Hat, SAP and Sonatype have agreed to be Gold sponsors for the 7th annual Eclipse conference, to be held March 22-25, 2010 in Santa Clara, CA. "Our sponsors provide the support necessary to make EclipseCon a continued success," said Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. "The conference provides a vital opportunity for ...
2009/12/17
Now is the time to register for EclipseCon. The early registration price gives a 20% discount off the on-site price, but it only lasts until February 14. Register today for maximum savings. Every year EclipseCon has a great line-up of speakers and topics, and this year we continue in that tradition. We are pleased to announce the keynote speakers for EclipseCon 2010: Robert "Uncle Bob" Martin, a leading authority on agile software development and founder, CEO and president o...
2009/12/09
When we first started the project we set out the following goals: Dramatically increase the usability of through improved navigation and graphic design. Make it easier for solution providers to manage their product entries. Provide better linkage between EPIC site and the vendors’ update sites. Host EPIC on a new content management system. Offer benefits to members of the Eclipse Foundation Marketplace goes a long way to meeting these goals....
2009/12/03
IT departments of large enterprises face unique challenges deploying Eclipse to thousands, and even tens of thousands, of their developers. Join us for a webinar that includes speakers from Cisco, Morgan Stanley and eBay about some of the key challenges they face, and steps they have taken to address these issues. View the Webinar Recording Format and Agenda: Each speaker will present for up to 20 minutes, followed by up to 10 minutes of Q&A. Each speaker has identi...
2009/12/03
This is the last week to get your tutorial, talk and panel proposals in for EclipseCon 2010. The deadline is Friday, December 18, 2009. This year, the conference is being organized around three themes: Making with Eclipse - how people use Eclipse to create great software. Making at Eclipse - state-of-the-nation talks about Eclipse projects and how people can use the technology. Making Community - how Eclipse projects and the wider Eclipse community can continue to grow and prospe...
2009/12/03
The Eclipse Community Awards are an annual event designed to show appreciation for contributions that make Eclipse a stronger community. There are three categories of awards - individuals, Eclipse projects and technologies. The Eclipse Foundation is now accepting nominations for the awards, so show your gratitude and nominate a person, Eclipse project or product that has made a difference to you. Individual Award categories: Top Committer Top Contributor Top Newcomer Ev...
2009/11/30
New release of Pulsar adds support for Ericsson and Sony Ericsson CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment - SAN DIEGO, Calif. - October 7, 2009 - The Eclipse Foundation today announced a new release of Eclipse Pulsar, an application development tools platform for mobile developers. The new release extends support to the Ericsson and Sony Ericsson developer communities. Pulsar is the result of collaboration among leaders in the mobile industry to provide a common set of Eclipse-based...
2009/11/30
There are 2 weeks left to submit your talk for EclipseCon 2010! The call for participation deadline is December 18. However, we want you to submit your session proposal early, rather than waiting until December 18. Therefore, if you submit a session by December 10, you will be eligible for the early bird program selection. The program committee will pick 5 great talks for the EclipseCon schedule from those submitted by December 10. The submitters of the 5 chosen talks will also be ...
2009/11/30
December 6-12 is the last week for Eclipse DemoCamps. There were 33 events on the schedule this series - the most ever! It's not too late to catch up on the latest and greatest in Eclipse with these last 3 DemoCamps: Nieuwegein, Netherlands - December 9 Florence, Italy - December 10 Copenhagen, Denmark - December 10 All locations are listed on the DemoCamp wiki. ...
2009/11/04

It is time to start thinking about submitting a talk for EclipseCon 2010. The submission system is running, the program committee is ready, so now it is up to you to submit a great talk. The deadline for submissions is December 18.

2009/10/07
During the month of November and early December, members of the Eclipse community will be hosting DemoCamps in cities around the world. Typically a DemoCamp consists of a series of short demos and presentations from developers building new and interesting solutions with Eclipse. It is a great way to discover and learn about new Eclipse technology. There is also lots of time for informal conversation and networking, so DemoCamps are a great way to connect with colleagues and friends...
2009/10/06

There are 4 weeks left in the fall Eclipse training series. Classes on Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Equinox & OSGi and Modeling are being offered until December 4. You can learn practical techniques and tips in a classroom setting or online from Eclipse experts.

See the schedule for a complete list of classes and course descriptions.

2009/10/02
The Eclipse Modeling Days will be held in New York City on November 16 and Toronto on November 18. There is no cost to attend but you need to pre-register.
2009/09/25
The EclipseRT Days will be held in Austin on November 17 and Toronto on November 19. This is your chance to learn more about EclipseRT, Equinox and OSGi.
2009/09/25
The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the fall 2009 training class series. The training is an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Equinox & OSGi and Modeling technologies. Eclipse experts will lead the sessions, providing practical experience through classroom instruction and hands-on labs. Classes have been scheduled in 23 different cities around th...
2009/09/25
The Eclipse Galileo service release, SR1, is now available for download. Updated packages are available on eclipse.org/downloads
2009/09/22
Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE) starts in 1 month in Ludwigsburg, Germany on October 27. Now is a good time to register and book your hotel room if you would like to attend. The conference program is full of technical sessions, business talks and networking opportunities. The tutorial & symposia day on October 27 is followed by 2 conference days on October 28-29. There are 80 sessions scheduled, including updates from Eclipse projects, business talks, indus...
2009/09/03
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the keynote speakers and technical program for the upcoming Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE) conference to be held October 27-29 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. ESE is the annual Eclipse European community conference that features sessions, tutorials and symposia on the latest Eclipse technologies. Professor Tony Bailetti, from Carleton University in Ottawa, and Don Syme, Senior Researcher at Microsoft, will be the keynote spe...
2009/09/03
Eclipse Insurance Day is being held in Cologne, Germany on September 30, 2009. This full-day event will provide an opportunity for insurance experts, IT managers and software architects to exchange experiences, get an overview of the options Eclipse is offering for insurance applications, and learn how to leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community. Core topics of Insurance Day include Eclipse as a platform for application development...
2009/08/06
An early alpha release of e4, the next generation of the Eclipse platform, is now available and we want to get the community involved! Download e4 0.9 now to try it out. e4 Feedback Contest The Eclipse Foundation wants to hear what you think of e4. Enter the Feedback Contest by writing a review, explaining what you like or don't like about e4. Entries can be written in any language. Publish the review on your blog, a newsgroup or portal, and send us the link at e4-review...
2009/07/30
The e4 project team is please to announce the availability of the 0.9 release, an early alpha release of the e4 technology. Developers can download e4 0.9 now.
2009/07/29
Registration for Eclipse Summit Europe 2009 is now open. The fourth annual Eclipse community event will be held October 27-29 in Ludwigsburg Germany. This year the conference will feature five tracks: Runtime, IDE, Embedded, Modeling, and Other/New & Noteworthy. The Call for Papers is now open. Individuals that are interested in presenting at the conference are encouraged to submit a proposal before August 18, 2009. The full conference agenda will be published in early Se...
2009/07/27
Eclipse Insurance Day is being held in Cologne, Germany on September 30, 2009. This full-day event will provide an opportunity for insurance experts, IT managers and software architects to exchange experiences, get an overview of the options Eclipse is offering for insurance applications, and learn how to leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community. Core topics of Insurance Day include Eclipse as a platform for application development...
2009/07/01
We are pleased to announce the second Eclipse Day at the Googleplex on August 27, 2009 at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, CA. There is no charge to attend but you need to pre-register.
2009/06/24
For the sixth year in a row, the Eclipse community has delivered its annual release train on its scheduled date. Galileo, the 2009 release train, is the largest ever release from the Eclipse community, comprising 33 projects and over 24 million lines of code. Over 380 committers from 44 different organizations participated to make this release possible.
2009/06/11
The call for participation is now open for Eclipse Summit Europe, the Eclipse Foundation’s annual European community event, taking place October 27-29, 2009 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. You are invited to submit proposals in five categories: 1) embedded, 2) IDEs, 3) modeling, 4) runtime, or 5) other new & noteworthy that is of interest to the Eclipse community. The Eclipse Summit Europe schedule will consist of one day of tutorials and symposia followed by two ...
2009/06/11
The first Eclipse Acceleo Day is being held in Nantes, France on July 10, 2009. Acceleo is a component of the Eclipse Model to Text (M2T) project and the workshop will be an event where users and developers of Acceleo can meet, present their planned extensions, and discuss model-driven engineering. Topics of interest at the workshop will include MOF-to-Text language, validation with Acceleo, scripting generation, comparisons to other generat...
2009/06/08
On June 26, the Eclipse Foundation is presenting Galileo In Action - a virtual conference where you can interact with project leads involved in the release and see demos of the new features. The annual simultaneous release has now grown to 33 projects with over 24 million lines of code, contributed by committers around the world. With such a large global community, Eclipse wants to bring Galileo to you! Galileo In Action is free to attend and registering gets you into all 5 sess...
2009/05/27
The Eclipse Foundation would like to know more about the training needs of the Eclipse community in order to help us plan future training courses. We would appreciate if you would take the time to complete a short, 5-question survey. Click here to participate!
2009/05/27
The Eclipse Foundation has released the results of the Eclipse Community Survey 2009. The purpose of the survey is to better understand how the Eclipse community uses Eclipse and open source software and how people participate in and perceive open source software.
2009/05/26
The Eclipse Galileo RC1 Packages are now available. Please take the time to download, test and provide feedback on a package.
2009/05/25
We want to hear what you think of the Eclipse projects that are being released as part of Galileo. We will give you a Friend of Eclipse membership or an Eclipse shirt for writing a review. One lucky winner will also win a pass to EclipseCon 2010 or Eclipse Summit Europe 2009! To enter the blogathon, all you need to do is write a review about one or more of the projects that are a part of the Eclipse Galileo release. Publish the review on your blog, a ...
2009/05/19
An Eclipse Application Developer Day (EADD) is being held in Karlsruhe, Germany on July 7, 2009. This full-day event will provide an opportunity for both new experienced Eclipse developers to learn more about the Eclipse platform and how it is being used in every day applications. The Eclipse Runtime will be featured in many aspects of the program including a joint keynote on Equinox, RCP and other runtime technologies by Jochen Krause from Eclip...
2009/05/07
Anyware Technologies and the Eclipse Foundation are pleased to announce Eclipse Time, a 2-day event taking place in Toulouse, France, June 23-24, 2009. Discover the Eclipse open source platform with business cases presented by experts. Eclipse Time features well-known speakers from the community including Eclipse Foundation members, software editors and companies that use Eclipse-based solutions. The event consists of a conference day followed ...
2009/05/04
MicroDoc and the Eclipse Foundation are pleased to announce Eclipse Embedded Day in Stuttgart, which takes place June 25, 2009. Eclipse Embedded Day is a day-long event for senior technical developers, architects and technical managers in the automotive, telematics, mobile, consumer electronic and medical industry to learn how to better leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community as part of their development strategy. In addition, the event...
2009/04/22
To celebrate the Galileo release in June, the Eclipse Foundation is inviting individuals to attend Eclipse DemoCamps around the world. The DemoCamps are informal meetings where fans can present what they’re doing with Eclipse. Events are planned from May 18 to June 26 and locations are listed on the DemoCamp wiki. We encourage individuals to showcase projects and products they’re developing with Eclipse, especially technology related to the G...
2009/04/14
The Eclipse Foundation is requesting your participation in a community survey. The intent of the survey is to better understand how individuals use development tools, use open source software and interact with the Eclipse community. The Eclipse Foundation plans to publish the survey results in June 2009. Everyone is invited to complete the survey before May 15, 2009. It should take about 5 minutes to complete. All responses will be held in confidence. As a token of appreciati...
2009/04/01
The Eclipse spring 2009 training class series is starting soon on April 6, 2009. The training is an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Equinox & OSGi and Modeling technologies. Eclipse experts will lead the sessions, providing practical experience through classroom instruction and hands-on labs. Classes have been scheduled in over 30 cities around the world during April and May. See the sc...
2009/04/01
The WTP project is excited to release the first of the open courseware that will be a part of the WTP Education curriculum: WTP-101 Developing Web Applications with Standards. This open courseware covers developing Web Applications with Standards using W3C standard technologies, such as HTML, CSS, XML, XSD and XSL. The goal of WTP Education is to enable and educate WTP end-users by providing them quality resources for self-learning and to increase WTP awareness and usage by obtainin...
2009/03/24
Community Members Announce New Innovations and Products ECLIPSECON 2009, SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 24, 2009 – EclipseCon 2009, the sixth annual Eclipse community conference, opens today at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. The conference features the latest Eclipse developments and provides a forum for attendees to discuss key business and technical issues facing the community. Clay Shirky, Adjunct Professor for the Interactive Telecom Program at NY...
2009/03/23
Awards Recognize Top Individuals and Technologies in the Eclipse Community ECLIPSECON 2009, SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 24, 2009 – The Eclipse Foundation announced the winners of its annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals and products in the Eclipse community, yesterday on Monday, March 23, 2009. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony yesterday on the opening day of EclipseCon 2009. The Individual Awards acknowledge people that have ...
2009/03/23
The Eclipse Foundation announced today the first release of Swordfish, a next-generation enterprise service bus (ESB) that provides the flexibility and extensibility required by enterprises to successfully deploy a service-oriented architecture (SOA) strategy.
2009/03/20
The Eclipse Foundation announced the results of the Committer and Sustaining Members elections for representatives to the board of directors. Congratulations to Chris Aniszczyk, Doug Gaff and Ed Merks for being re-elected as Committer representatives. Boris Bokowski will join them as a new Committer representative. Mike Taylor will be returning as a Sustaining Member representative, joined by the newly elected Hans-Joachim Brede, Hans Kamutzki and Shawn Pearce. The Eclipse Foun...
2009/03/16
EclipseCon 2009 starts on March 23 in Santa Clara, CA. Register today!
2009/03/10
The Eclipse Foundation today announced Pulsar, a new industry initiative to define and create a standard mobile application development tools platform.
2009/03/04
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the finalists for the 2009 Eclipse Community Awards. The Individual Awards recognize the people who have given their time to make Eclipse a vibrant and innovative community. Finalists were selected by their peers in an online vote. The selection of the Top Newcomer Evangelist is based on the individual that has answered the most questions raised on the eclipse.newcomer newsgroup. Top Ambassador: Nick Boldt, Mik Kersten and Tom Schind...
2009/03/02
The Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse member companies are pleased to announce the spring 2009 training class series. The training is an excellent opportunity for software developers and architects to learn more about Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP), Equinox & OSGi and Modeling technologies. Eclipse experts will lead the sessions, providing practical experience through classroom instruction and hands-on labs. Classes have been scheduled in 24 different cities around the world...
2009/03/02
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the 1.0 release of Eclipse Riena, a platform for developing multi-tier rich client applications based on the Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) and Equinox.
2009/02/17
Eteration and the Eclipse Foundation are pleased to announce EclipsIST, the third annual Eclipse Technical and User Summit taking place in Istanbul, Turkey, April 28-29, 2009. EclipsIST 2009 is a two-day event of fully loaded parallel speaker tracks followed by a day of parallel power tutorials. With parallel sessions at any given time, attendees can choose to attend the sessions that interest them. All free of charge! It is a great opportunity to participate in hig...
2009/02/06
The Eclipse Foundation is organizing an Open Source Executive Strategy Summit on March 26 in Santa Clara, CA (same location at EclipseCon). The Summit is for executives who are responsible for their organizations open source strategy and participation. The purpose of event is to answer two questions: 1) 'What Open Source Strategies Are Working Today?' and 2) 'What Will Work in the Future?'. It will feature industry speakers, case studies and group discussions that analyze the different aspects o...
2009/02/05
The Eclipse Weather Forecast is a resource for technical and business decision makers in the Eclipse Ecosystem. The weather forecast has been updated as of February 5th, 2009.
2009/01/21
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce a major upgrade to the popular Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) project. PDT is an open source development tool that provides all the basic code editing capabilities developers need to get started developing PHP applications. The focus of the PDT 2.0 release is to add support for the object-oriented programming features of PHP and to improve the overall user experience of the PDT environment.
2009/01/20
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the Gold Sponsors for EclipseCon 2009, which will take place March 23-26 in Santa Clara, Calif. Actuate, Blu Age, IBM, Red Hat, Sopera and Wind River have all agreed to act as the premier Gold Sponsors for the annual Eclipse community conference. “The support and leadership of these companies make EclipseCon a world-class conference,� said Mike Milinkovich. “These companies also demonstrate the diversity of the Eclipse community by offe...
2008/12/22
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the Eclipse Banking Day in London, on February 12, 2009 in London.
2008/12/16
The technical program for EclipseCon 2009 has been selected and is now available on the conference web site. The number and quality of submissions received continues to increase each year, so the job of the program committee is always very difficult. Thanks to all who sent in proposals. Talks at EclipseCon 2009 include 80 long talk sessions and over 90 short talk sessions, organized within 18 tracks. The different tracks reflect the diversity of the Eclipse community and includ...
2008/11/13
Registration for EclipseCon 2009 is now open. EclipseCon will be held March 23-26 in Santa Clara, CA. The "Very Early" registration price is availabe until December 31 and gives a 40% discount off the onsite price. A single fee provides access to the entire conference. Three great keynotes have been selected for EclipseCon this year. They are: The Social Mind as a Runtime Environment: Designing Like Groups Matter - Clay Shirky and Jeff Atwood Building Applications for th...
2008/11/12
The Eclipse Foundation has updated the eclipse.org web site terms of use. The new terms of use are available at www.eclipse.org/legal/termsofuse.php. A more detailed explanation of the updates is available at www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20081112_termsofuse.php.
2008/11/10
Remember to register for Eclipse Banking Day in NYC on December 9, 2008. This is a day-long event for senior technical developers, architects and managers in the finance industry to learn how to better leverage Eclipse technology and the Eclipse community as part of their development strategy. Attendees will have the chance to hear speakers from Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan, RBC Capital and UBS plus experts from the Eclipse community. Attendees must be employees or contractors of a fi...
2008/11/03
Eclipse Summit Europe starts on November 18 in Ludwigsburg Germany. If you plan on attending, don't forget to register today.
2008/10/24
The Eclipse Foundation is inviting all members of the community to submit ideas for tutorials, long talks, short talks, posters and birds of a feather sessions for EclipseCon 2009. The categories for submission this year include Runtime, C/C++, Tools, Mobile and Embedded, Modeling, Reporting, SOA, Test & Performance, Emerging Technology, and Business and Industry Verticals. If you have expertise building and working with Eclipse, share your knowledge with the Eclipse community by making a ...
2008/10/22
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce a new event, called Eclipse Banking Day in NYC, on December 9, 2008 in New York City.
2008/10/15
During November 2008, the Eclipse Foundation is inviting individuals to attend DemoCamps around the world. The Eclipse DemoCamps are an opportunity to showcase all of the cool, interesting technology being built by the community. They are also an opportunity for you to meet Eclipse enthusiasts in your city.
2008/10/15
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the new release of the Eclipse Mobile Tools for Java Project (MTJ).
2008/09/16
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the keynote speakers for the Eclipse Summit Europe conference, to be held November 19-20 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. The two keynote speakers will be: David Wood, Executive VP Research at Symbian. Mr. Wood’s talk ‘Why Should the Mobile World Go Open Source?’ will be his reflections on the possible upsides and downsides when open source software systems are applied in the fast-moving helter-skelter world of mobile phones. ...
2008/09/09
The Eclipse Foundation, in partnership with 14 Eclipse Foundation members, is pleased to announce a new Eclipse Training Series to be held in 31 cities around the world. The instructor-led training courses will be held from November 3 to December 13, 2008 and feature classes on Eclipse RCP (Basic and Advanced), Eclipse Equinox and Eclipse Modeling technologies.
2008/08/25
The deadline for the Eclipse Summit Europe Call for Papers is Monday, September 1, 2008. Eclipse Summit Europe is the Eclipse Foundation’s annual community event for the European Eclipse ecosystem and is scheduled for November 19-20 in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
2008/08/12
In June and July, Eclipse held a Ganymede Around the World Contest for individuals to submit their reviews of the Ganymede release. Over 600 reviews and messages were received from more than 70 different countries. All submissions can be seen on the Ganymede Around the World map. The reviews have been judged and the results are in.
2008/06/25
The Eclipse Foundation and the entire Eclipse community are pleased to announce the availability of the Ganymede Release, the annual release train developed by the Eclipse community. The Ganymede Release is a coordinated release of 23 different Eclipse project teams that represents over 18 million lines of code.
2008/06/06
We want to hear how you're using the Eclipse projects in the Ganymede release. Write a blog post, create a screencast/video, or record a podcast telling the world what's great or what you dislike about Ganymede. For your efforts, we'll send you an Eclipse shirt.
2008/05/26
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the 3rd annual Eclipse Summit Europe on November 19-20, 2008, in Ludwigsburg, Germany. The Eclipse Summit is the Foundation’s premier event designed to create opportunities for the European Eclipse community to explore, share, and collaborate on the latest ideas and information about Eclipse and its members.
2008/05/26
ie Eclipse Foundation veranstaltet vom 19. – 20. November 2008 ihren dritten Europa-Jahresgipfel, den „Eclipse Summit“, in Ludwigburg. Die Konferenz stellt den bedeutendsten Event für die europäische Eclipse Community dar. Hier erhalten die Teilnehmer die aktuellsten Informationen über die Eclipse Technologie, die Eclipse Foundation und deren Mitglieder, können sich austauschen sowie Kontakte für Kooperationen knüpfen.
2008/05/15
Eclipse Day at the Googleplex is a half day event for developers to learn about different Eclipse projects and related technologies. You are invited to attend and listen as experts from the Eclipse projects, Google and eBay share their experiences of using Eclipse. It's also a great opportunity for you to meet and network with other Eclipse enthusiasts. There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is required.
2008/04/21
To celebrate the Ganymede release in June, the Eclipse Foundation is inviting individuals to organize and attend Eclipse DemoCamps around the world.
2008/04/15
The Eclipse Foundation is hosting a party for the Eclipse community at JavaOne. If you will be attending the conference, this is your opportunity to connect with other Eclipse fans and to have some fun. The party will happen Wednesday, May 7 from 7:00 pm-10:00 pm at the ThirstyBear Restaurant & Brewery.
2008/04/15
The Eclipse Foundation today announced new initiatives to develop open source technologies for embedded and mobile developers. The new initiatives, part of the Eclipse Device Software Development Platform (DSDP) Project, make it easier for developers to debug, manage and deploy software on embedded and mobile devices. These new projects build on the continued success the Eclipse community has had in creating open source technology for the embedded and mobile industry.
2008/03/31
The Eclipse Foundation, in partnership with member companies, is holding RCP training classes May 19-June 13 around the world. Register by Monday, March 31 for a 10% early bird discount.
2008/03/18
The Eclipse Foundation today welcomed participants to EclipseCon 2008, the fifth annual Eclipse community conference, being held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. EclipseCon 2008 will feature the latest Eclipse developments and will provide a forum for attendees to discuss key business and technical issues facing the community.
2008/03/18
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals and products in the Eclipse community. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony yesterday on the opening day of EclipseCon 2008.
2008/03/17
The Eclipse Foundation today announced that Sun, the lead for the Java(TM) Persistence API (JPA) 2.0, JSR 317 standard has selected the EclipseLink project as the reference implementation. The Eclipse Persistence Services Project (EclipseLink), led by Oracle, delivers an open source runtime framework supporting key persistence standards. The EclipseLink project provides a rich set of services that address complex mapping, performance and scalability and advanced functionality required for enterp...
2008/03/17
The Eclipse Foundation today announced a new initiative to develop and promote open source runtime technology based on Equinox, a lightweight OSGi compliant runtime. While Eclipse is well known for its widely used development tools, this initiative establishes a community of Eclipse open source projects focused on runtime technology that provides a more flexible approach to building and deploying software on mobile, desktop and server environments.
2008/03/04
The Eclipse Foundation congratulates the finalists for the 2008 Eclipse Community Awards.
2008/02/21
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the availability of Eclipse Higgins 1.0, a freely downloadable identity framework designed to integrate identity, profile and social relationship information across multiple sites, applications and devices using an extensible set of components.
2008/02/20
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce a new series of RCP training classes, to be held between May 19 and June 13. In partnership with Eclipse member companies, the RCP training series is to provide in-depth education for developers building Eclipse RCP-based applications.
2008/02/13
The Eclipse Foundation and compeople AG today announced that Riena has been successfully established as an open-source project within the Eclipse community. The Riena project will provide a homogeneous platform for business enterprise applications from the user interface to the back-end integration, based entirely on the Eclipse Equinox platform. By doing so, Riena will make it easier and much more comfortable to build multi-tier enterprise client/server applications, using Eclipse RCP (Rich Cli...
2008/02/11
Time is running out for Early Registrations to EclipseCon. Register Now!
2008/01/30
Nominations for the Eclipse Community Awards in the individual category are complete and voting has opened for the nominees. Congratulations to all the worthy candidates! Show your appreciation to the people that have made Eclipse a stronger community by casting your vote.
2008/01/24
For those that like to be using the latest and greatest, the Ganymede M4 packages are now available from the Eclipse Packaging Project (EPP) download site.
2008/01/22
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the support of eleven industry-leading companies as Gold Sponsors for EclipseCon 2008, the annual conference of the Eclipse community.
2008/01/21
The deadline for nominations for the Annual Eclipse Community Awards is fast approaching. Visit http://www.eclipse.org/org/foundation/eclipseawards/awards_nominations.php for more information.
2007/12/19
Eclipse and OMG are jointly organising two one-day symposia to promote and build on the partnership between Eclipse's open source software and OMG's open standards - one as part of EclipseCon 2008 in Santa Clara, the other during the OMG Technical Meeting in Ottawa. Each symposium will be organised as a series of discussion sessions on corresponding OMG standards and Eclipse projects. In each case the purpose will be to discuss the alignment between current standard and implemented software, and...
2007/12/17
The Eclipse Community Awards are an annual event designed to show appreciation to individuals and technologies that make Eclipse a stronger community. There are two categories of awards - individual and technology. The Eclipse Foundation is now accepting nominations for the awards, so show your love and nominate a person or product that has made a difference.
2007/12/13
The EclipseCon 2008 technical program has been selected and is now available on the conference web site. Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal to the program committee. The number and quality of submissions received was tremendous so the program committee had a difficult time selecting the sessions, but it has made the final program exceptionally strong.
2007/12/03
The Eclipse Foundation has launched a new system to allow individuals to make a financial donation to the Eclipse Foundation. The donations will be used to help fund the operations of the Eclipse community, such as extra hardware for open source projects, increase bandwidth and sponsorship of Eclipse community events.
2007/11/06
The Eclipse Foundation and IDC have released the results of a comprehensive survey of the Eclipse Community conducted during the summer of 2007.
2007/11/05
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the creation of a new open-source project called Hibachi. The Hibachi project provides an industrial-strength, vendor-neutral Ada integrated development environment (IDE) that also serves as a platform for other contributors to provide value-added functionality for Ada developers. Hibachi is a sub-project of the Eclipse Tools Project, and it parallels and complements CDT, the C/C++ Development Tooling project, providing a multi-language native embedded soft...
2007/11/01
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.
2007/10/22
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.
2007/10/16
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.
2007/10/15
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.
2007/10/09
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.
2007/10/04
Visit our Downloads page to grab the Europa Fall Maintenace Release.
2007/10/02
The Aperi Project is looking for participants for their survey. Visit the Aperi Homepage for more information
2007/10/01
Eclipse Summit Europe features over 60 technical talks and keynotes from Erich Gamma of IBM and Joerg Sievert of SAP.
2007/09/25
The Eclipse Summit Europe program has over 60 in-depth sessions including consumer stories, demonstrations, Europa project updates, and New & Noteworthy projects.
2007/09/18
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.
2007/08/30
Register soon! Early bird registration pricing for ESE ends Thursday, September 6, 2007.
2007/08/27
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.
2007/08/16
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!
2007/08/07
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.
2007/07/31
The Eclipse Foundation, in partnership with Eclipse training companies Anyware Technologies, AvantSoft, BREDEX, Industrial TSI, Innoopract and WeigleWilczek, are pleased to announce a series of RCP training classes. Classes will occur between September 17 and October 5 and will take place in Amsterdam, Berlin, Boston, Braunschweig, Brussels, Chicago, Denver, Luxembourg, Paris, San Francisco, San Jose, Stuttgart and Portland.
2007/07/19
The Eclipse Foundation is hosting its Eclipse Summit Europe conference for the European community again this year. The second annual Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE) takes place on October 9-11, 2007 at Forum am Schlosspark in Ludwigsburg, which is in the Stuttgart region of Germany. The goal of the conference is to give the European Eclipse community a platform to collaborate, to promote cooperation among Eclipse projects, and to provide information to attendees about the Eclipse Foundation and its ...
2007/06/29
Eclipse Web Tools Platform 2.0 is available for immediate download and can also be installed as part of Europa. This major update delivers its key goals of improved quality, adopter readiness, harmony with other Eclipse projects, and many new features for end users. Eclipse developers will be particularly pleased with the debut of major features and specification updates to EJB3 JPA, JSP 2.0, JSF 1.2, Axis2 Web Services, server support, and source editing. This release also introduces Java EE 5 ...
2007/06/27
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the availability of its annual coordinated project release, this year code named Europa. Europa features 21 Eclipse projects for software developers and is more than double the size of last year's record-setting release.
2007/06/27
Die Eclipse Foundation kuendigte heute die Verfuegbarkeit ihres jaehrlichen koordinierten Projekt-Release an, der in diesem Jahr den Codenamen Europa traegt. Europa beinhaltet 21 Eclipse-Projekte fuer Software-Entwickler und ist mehr als doppelt so grob wie der letztjaehrige Rekord-Release.
2007/06/19
We are pleased to announce a new conference for the Eclipse community, called OS Summit Asia. This new conference is being organized in collaboration with the Eclipse Foundation and the Apache Software Foundation. The inaugural event will be held Nov. 26-30, 2007 in Hong Kong and is expected to attract open source developers from across Asia.
2007/06/13
We want to hear what you think of the Eclipse projects that are being released as part of Europa. In fact, we will give you an Eclipse shirt for writing a Europa review. One lucky winner will also win a pass to EclipseCon 2008 or Eclipse Summit Europe 2007.
2007/06/06
Something we would like to accomplish during the Europa release is to make it easier for our user community to download Eclipse. The existing download model requires you to start with the SDK and then start adding projects and features. However, for the millions of Eclipse users the SDK is a bit of overkill, if you are really just are using Eclipse as a Java IDE. Or if you want to use Eclipse as a C/C++ IDE it is not that obvious what to download when you visit our download page.
2007/05/29
The Eclipse Foundation is looking for members to speak at Eclipse Summit Europe. Prepared presentations should last approximately 60 minutes, including 5 minutes of questions from the audience at the end. Submitted talks should focus on 1 of 2 categories: 1) Consumer Stories; or 2) New & Noteworthy.
2007/05/10
WTP 1.5.4 has been released to fix a number of bugs in the 1.5 release. Those with 1.5.3 or below already installed need only use Update Manager to "find updates for currently installed features". All-in-one zip files, SDKs, and minimal runtimes are also available from the download site as well as from member companies.
2007/05/04
The Platform is developed as a general framework that can be used by Grid users, Grid developers and Grid operators. The software developed...
2007/04/20
The Eclipse Foundation is hosting a party for the Eclipse community at JavaOne. If you will be attending the conference, this is your opportunity to connect with other Eclipse fans and to have some fun. The party will happen Wednesday, May 9 from 7:00pm-10:00pm at Jillian’s (www.jilliansbilliards.com). This is just around the corner from the Moscone Center in the southwest corner of the Metreon. If you are interested in attending, please send an e-mail to JavaOneParty@eclipse.or...
2007/04/04
Check out the new Eclipse Portal live.eclipse.org, its your stop for multi-media Eclipse related content. A bug has been opened to record feedback on the site.
2007/04/03
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the upcoming releases of the Eclipse C/C++ IDE (CDT) 4.0 and Device Software Development Platform (DSDP) projects. These Eclipse projects represent the core technology that is being developed for the embedded and device development community and have been widely adopted by organizations across the embedded and device software market.
2007/03/06
The Eclipse Foundation today announced three new project milestones that extend the Eclipse platform for Ajax applications and dynamic languages. The three projects include the Eclipse Rich Ajax Platform (RAP), the Eclipse Ajax Toolkit Framework (ATF) and the Eclipse Dynamic Language Toolkit (DLTK). These projects provide innovative new Eclipse-based technology to be utilized by Ajax developers and developers using dynamic languages such as Python, Ruby and Tcl.
2007/03/06
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Eclipse Community Awards, which recognize the top individuals, products and organizations in the Eclipse community. Recipients were honored at an awards ceremony yesterday on the opening day of EclipseCon 2007.
2007/03/06
EclipseCon 2007, the fourth annual Eclipse community conference, opens today at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. Attendees from around the world are expected to hear the latest Eclipse developments and discuss key business and technical issues facing the community. Scott Adams, creator of the comic strip Dilbert, will give the opening keynote presentation. Additional keynote addresses will be delivered by Robert “r0ml� Lefkowitz, a noted ent...
2007/03/01
Eclipse Foundation announced the results of the Add-in Provider and Committer elections for representatives to the board of directors.
2007/02/19
The finalist have been announced for the Eclipse Community Awards. Winners will be announced March 5 at EclipseCon.
2007/02/13
The deadline for EclipseCon early registration is February 14, 2007. Plan to register today.
2007/02/07
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Open Source Pavillion at EclipseCon 2007, March 5th-8th in Santa Clara, CA. The Open Source Pavilion will showcase open source projects that support and complement the spirit of the Eclipse community. ActiveGrid and Business Objects are co-sponsoring this event at EclipseCon.
2007/01/31
There are two weeks left to qualify for the EclipseCon discounted early registration price. EclipseCon is the annual conference for the Eclipse community. It is a great opportunity to learn about over 70 different Eclipse projects. The complete conference program is now available on-line.
The conference takes place March 5-8 in Santa Clara Convention Center. The deadline for early registration is February 14, 2007.
2007/01/29
The Bandit and Eclipse Higgins Projects today announced the achievement of a key milestone in the development of open source identity services. Based on working code from the two projects and the larger community of open source developers, the teams have created a reference application that showcases open source identity services that are interoperable with Microsoft’s Windows* CardSpace* identity management system and enable Liberty Alliance-based identity federation via Novel...
2007/01/24
Looking to learn more about the different projects involved that make up Eclipse? We are running a series of free webinars to help you better understand how you can use the different Eclipse projects.
2007/01/23
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal development platform, today announced the release of the Eclipse Data Tools Platform (DTP) 1.0, a collection of extensible frameworks and exemplary tools for developing data-centric applications in the Eclipse environment. With DTP 1.0, developers can now easily leverage existing data sources, such as enterprise databases, within the extensible Eclipse Platform. Data-related applications are growing i...
2007/01/22
The Eclipse Foundation today announced that Actuate, BEA Systems, Business Objects, IBM and Klocwork have signed on as Gold Sponsors for EclipseCon 2007, the annual conference that brings together the Eclipse community. Gold Sponsorship is the highest level of sponsorship for the conference. The third annual EclipseCon will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif., March 5-8, 2007.
2007/01/18
Nominations for the Eclipse Community Awards are closing shortly on January 22, 2007. See http://www.eclipse.org/org/foundation/eclipseawards/index.php for more information on the awards program and on how to submit a nomination.
2007/01/17
The Eclipse Training Working Group has completed its survey of the community and the results are available at http://wiki.eclipse.org/index.php/Training_Working_Group The survey was responded to by over 600 people and although its not a truly scientific sample, it does provide some very good insights into the area of Eclipse training and education which should be useful to us all. Thanks to all the people who contributed to the development of the survey, to the community members who participated...
2007/01/12
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal software development platform, today announced it has become a member of three industry specification groups: Java Community Process (JCP), Object Management Group (OMG) and the OSGi Alliance. The Eclipse Foundation has joined these organizations to further promote the relationship between open standards and open source implementations.
2007/01/08
Eclipse is kicking off its webinar series with 2 events in January. Both webinars are free to attend, so please register if you are interested.
2007/01/08
Nominations are now open for the Eclipse Community Awards, visit http://www.eclipse.org/org/foundation/eclipseawards/index.php for more information.
2007/01/06
Most EclipseCon 2007 Long talks have been scheduled and the conference Program is up to date. Look at the sessions, register today and save!
2006/12/15
The Eclipse Community would greatly appreciate your feedback on Eclipse Training and Services.
2006/12/12
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal software development platform, today announced the release of Eclipse Mylar 1.0. Mylar is a tasked-focused user interface that enhances developer productivity by reducing information overload and enabling easy multi-tasking.
2006/12/07
Mobile Tools for the Java Platform (MTJ) completed its first release (0.7) in November. On December 12 a webinar will be held to discuss the current features of the product, exposes our future plans, and highlights the extensible architecture.
2006/11/29
Sponsorship Packages are now available for EclipseCon 2007.
2006/11/28
The Eclipse Foundation announced today the keynote speakers for its fourth annual community conference, EclipseCon 2007. The conference brings together the Eclipse community to share and learn new techniques, ideas and technologies, as well as provide information about the latest developments and future plans of the Eclipse projects. The conference will be held March 5-8, 2007 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
2006/11/27
IBM is pleased to contribute translations for the Eclipse Project, the Eclipse Web Tools Platform (WTP) Project, the Eclipse Test and Performance Tools Platform (TPTP) Project, the Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) Project, the Eclipse Modeling Project, the Eclipse Data Tools Platform (DTP) Project and for several subprojects of the Eclipse Tools Project for the Callisto releases.
2006/11/27
This AJDT release includes bug fixes and new features in the areas of binary weaving, refactoring and build automation, as well as incorporating the AspectJ 1.5.3 release, which itself includes numerous bug fixes, greatly reduced memory usage, and enhancements for load-time weaving and serviceability.
2006/11/21
The Eclipse Ajax Toolkit Framework (ATF) provides exemplary tools for creating and debugging AJAX applications. This webinar will demonstrate how to use ATF to create, debug, and deploy an Ajax application on both Apache and J2EE servers.
2006/11/16
EclipseCon long talk deadline is rapidly approaching on Dec 1st. There are 65 slots for long talks, but we can't consider/choose yours unless you submit one.
2006/11/13
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal software development platform, today announced three milestone releases within the Eclipse Device Software Development Platform (DSDP). Founded in 2005 as a top-level Eclipse project, the mission of DSDP is to create an open, extensible, scalable and standards-based development platform to address the needs of the device software market.
2006/11/10
Two new RCP webinars have been scheduled: 1) Building a Great GUI using Eclipse RCP is scheduled for November 21, and 2) Packaging and Deploying Applications based on Eclipse RCP is scheduled for December 14. These webinars are sponsored by Palamida, Instantiations, IBM and Eclipse Foundation.
2006/11/07
Today, the Eclipse community celebrates five years as an open source project. Eclipse has grown from its roots as a Java IDE project to become a universal development platform for building and deploying software. There are now 66 open source projects at Eclipse, generating millions of downloads. It is estimated that more than 1,300 Eclipse based products are now available.
2006/11/02
WTP 1.5.2 has been released to fix serious bugs and performance problems that were found too late to fix in the previous maintenance release. Those with 1.5.1 already installed need only use UpdateManger to "find updates for currently installed features". All-in-one zip files, SDKs, and minimal runtimes are also available from the download site. ...
2006/10/30
Eclipse is getting ready to celebrate its 5th birthday on November 7th. To celebrate, a number of activities are being organized for the Eclipse community.
2006/10/30
The deadline to submit proposals for tutorials at EclipseCon 2007 is November 1, 2006
2006/10/23
Reminder for Wednesday, October 25, 2006, Webinar - Mylar: A Task Focused UI for Eclipse, presented by Mik Kersten
2006/10/17
EclipseCon 2007 is now accepting submissions for tutorial and session topics. Once again this year the Eclipse community is welcomed to submit ideas for the annual Eclipse conference. The deadline for tutorial submission is November 1, long talk submissions is December 15 and Short Talk and Demos is January 15. Details for submission guidelines can be found at http://www.eclipsecon.org/2007/index.php?page=submissions/. EclipseCon 2007 will be held March 5-8 at the Santa Clara Convention ...
2006/10/16
Reminder for Wednesday, October 18, 2006: Webinar - Developing C/C++ Applications with the CDT, presented by Doug Schaefer
2006/10/10
These 2 projects have recently graduated from the Technology Project to the Tools Project.
2006/10/03
We are re-designing the eclipse.org home page. The intention is to make it easier for our user community to find relevant information about the Eclipse projects and also make it easier to download. Right now we have a beta version of the home page that will be displayed on a random basis to about 25% of the home page visitors. We have also opened a bug to collect feedback. Please let us know what you like and dislike about the home page....
2006/10/01
Congratulations to all the winners!
2006/10/01
Congratulations to all the winners!
2006/09/27
The Eclipse Foundation Announces the general availability of Eclipse Embedded Rich Client Platform (eRCP) v1.0
2006/09/13
Participate at the Eclipse Summit in Esslingen, October 11-12th, 2006! The Eclipse Summit Europe, presented by the Eclipse Foundation is a unique event here in Central Europe. In addition to a variety of opportunities for networking with other members of the eclipse community, the program features tracks and events targetted for all parts of the community.
2006/10/01
Congratulations to all the winners!
2006/09/12
Registration deadline for Eclipse Membership Meeting and Marketing Seminar is 5pm EDT, September 18th, 2006.
2006/09/12
The Eclipse Foundation is announcing three webinars, Rich Ajax Platform, CDT, and Mylar Webinars will be taking place, starting Sept 27th.
2006/09/08
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal development platform, today announced that it has approved the creation of the Aperi Storage Management Framework Project. The Aperi Project, which was proposed in June 2006, will give customers more choices for deploying open-storage infrastructure software - based on an industry-stand ard framework developed by the open source community.
2006/09/05
We would like to get your feedback on Eclipse Plugin Central (EPIC). EPIC is a portal for all things in the Eclipse ecosystem and we are looking to make it better. Please take the time to comple the online survey between now and September 20, 2006. For everyone that completes the survey we will enter you into a draw for a free iPod or one of four Amazon $100 gift certificates.
2006/09/05
Eclipse Foundation today announced a recent Evans Data Survey confirms a significant increase in the adoption of the Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) by Eclipse users. Approximately 22% of the survey respondents indicated they were building rich client applications based on Eclipse RCP; an increase of over 130% based on a previous 2005 study. The survey also indicates strong future growth and interest in Eclipse RCP, with 68% of respondents indicating they will be using it in the next six mont...
2006/08/03
The Eclipse Foundation is hosting a party at the Eclipse World conference on Sept. 6.
2006/06/30
The Eclipse Foundation is proud to announce that the Callisto Release is now available for download.
2006/06/30
Die Eclipse Foundation kuendigte heute das gleichzeitigen Release von zehn Eclipse Open-Source-Projekten an. Dieses besondere Release-Ereignis namens Callisto ist eines der groessten Multi-Projekt-Releases, das je eine Open-Source-Community unternommen hat. Die Eclipse Foundation bietet mit "Callisto" die synchrone Einfuehrung von zehn Einzelprojekten, die Anwendern, vor allem auch Einsteigern, die Einfuehrung von offenen Werkzeugen erleichtern. Die Veroeffentlichung von Callisto kennzeichnet da...
2006/06/26
The Eclipse Foundation today issued a press release announcing the upcoming release of Callisto on June 30, 2006.
More information about Callisto can be found at www.eclipse.org/callisto
The Callisto RC4a release is now available for download and testing.

To access the Callisto RC4a projects, you must first download the latest download.eclipse.org. Remember that the Callisto Great Bug Hunt is still on. Your feedback is required!
2006/05/24
Here is your opportunity to learn more about some of the projects included in the Callisto release. We have scheduled a series of webinars to provide you a better understanding of what you can do with the different Eclipse projects. Visit http://www.eclipse.org/callisto/webinars.php for more details and to register.
2006/05/15
The Eclipse Foundation today launched a community portal to promote the adoption of Eclipse-based commercial products, complementary open source projects and Eclipse-related training, support and services. The portal, Eclipse Plug-in Central ( EPIC), makes it easier than ever for developers, software vendors and enterprises to find high quality open source and commercial plug-ins, tools and add-on services to enhance their Eclipse development. The EPIC portal will be a key part of the Eclips...
2006/05/15
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the creation of a new top-level project, called the Eclipse Modeling Project. The new project will focus on the evolution and promotion of model-based development technologies within the Eclipse community. Richard Gronback of Borland Software and Ed Merks of IBM were selected as project co-leaders, and are teaming to continue to advance Eclipse modeling technologies and to drive adoption of open standards related to software modeling.
2006/05/11
This presentation is ideal of anyone just getting started with Eclipse plug-in development or considering creating their first plug-in. You'll learn the fundamentals of plug-in development along with specific solutions for common challenges that you might encounter. The presentation is based on the best selling book coauthored by Clayberg and Rubel, Eclipse: Building Commercial-Quality Plugins, now in its second edition -- and is presented by the authors!
2006/05/08
We are having an Eclipse party at JavaOne. If you are planning to attend JavaOne, this is your opportunity to meet other people in the Eclipse Community. The party will happen, Wednesday, May 17 form 7:00-10:00pm at the Thirsty Bear Brewing Company (www.thirstybear.com). This is just down the street from the Moscone Center. If you are interested in attending, please send an e-mail to thirstybear@eclipse.org to be added to the guest list. ...
2006/04/26
The entire Callisto RC1 Release Train is now available for download. Check out http://download.eclipse.org/callisto/releases/ to download.
2006/04/04
The Eclipse Foundation today announced new project initiatives and releases for the Device Software Development Platform (DSDP) and C/C++ Development Tools (CDT) Projects, both increasingly popular with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and vendors of real-time operating systems (RTOSs), software development tools, and electronic design automation (EDA) tools. These new initiatives further extend the Eclipse ecosystem into the embedded and device software markets.
2006/03/30
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the board of directors approved version 2 of the Eclipse Development Road Map on March 20th, 2006. This road map is important for making Eclipse a predictable and reliable community for open source technology. The open and transparent governance of Eclipse facilitated a great deal of community involvement during the revisions of the road map.
2006/03/21
Eclipse Foundation announced today new partnerships that strengthen the Eclipse Application Lifecycle Framework (ALF) Project and has made available for download of the new proof of concept code which will demo at EclipseCon 2006. The ALF Project, initiated by Serena Software in the spring of 2005, addresses the universal problem of integrating Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) technologies so that they provide full interoperability. Currently more than thirty vendors have pledged suppor...
2006/03/21
The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal software development platform, Zend Technologies and IBM, today announced that the Eclipse PHP IDE project has been approved by the Eclipse Foundation. The technology project was proposed by Zend and IBM on October 21, 2005. It will deliver a PHP Integrated Development Environment framework for the Eclipse Platform and will encompass the development components necessary to develop PHP-based web app...
2006/03/21
The Eclipse Foundation today announced several new open source initiatives around the Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) to accelerate the adoption and utility of the Eclipse platform. Eclipse RCP is an integration platform for building and deploying robust rich client applications. Today's new project releases and new project proposals will further simplify RCP development and extend the usage of Eclipse RCP.
2006/03/21
Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ: CPWR) and the Eclipse Foundation today announced the creation of the Tools Services Framework (Corona) Project, to be led by Compuware. The creation of Project Corona comes less than six months after Compuware officially joined the Eclipse Foundation as a Strategic Member.
2006/03/21
The Eclipse Foundation today kicked off its third annual EclipseCon 2006 user conference at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. This year's show is the largest gathering yet of the vibrant and active Eclipse community. The conference has attracted 46 exhibitors and 10 open source projects and features over 140 technical sessions. Industry keynotes will be delivered by luminaries such as Borland CEO Tod Nielsen, Greg Stein of Apache Software Foundation, Joel Spolsky of the...
2006/03/20
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the winners of its inaugural Eclipse Community Awards. Winners were selected by the Eclipse community and were honored at an awards ceremony last night on the opening day of EclipseCon 2006. The awards honor individuals and products that have helped further the reach of the Eclipse community and extended the ecosystem.
2006/03/17
The Eclipse BIRT Contest is about encouraging creative use of BIRT. Perhaps, you've built an extension, or, you have a report that is remarkable for its stylistic elements. You could win a Sony PSP by exercising your creativity and sharing the details.
2006/03/13
Callisto M5 Build is now available for download here
Submit bugs on Callisto and win some great prizes. Find out more here.
2006/03/09
The Eclipse Foundation announced the results of the Add-in Provider and Committer elections for representatives to the board of directors. Congratulations to Howard Lewis and Todd Williams for being re-elected and Jochen Krause and Mike Taylor as new Add-in Provider representatives. Scott Lewis and Kai-Uwe Maetzel will be returning as Committer representatives, along with the newly elected Jeff McAffer and Tim Wagner. We're looking forward to wo...
2006/03/09
In this new article, Kit Lo describes how you can use language packs to localize the language of Eclipse.
2006/02/24
Today is the last day for voting in the Eclipse Foundation Elections. Deadline for voting is 4:00 pm EST.
2006/02/24
The Eclipse Community Awards are approaching fast, make sure you vote today to have your voice heard! The deadline for voting is February 28th.
2006/02/21
In this new article, Valentina Popescu describes how you can use the TPTP Profiler to identify bottlenecks in your Java application.
2006/02/19
In this new article, Anthony Hunter, describes the tabbed properties view that was moved to the core platform with Eclipse 3.2M5.
2006/02/07
Join us for EclipseCon in Santa Clara, March 20-23rd. The Program Committee has put together an outstanding program of keynotes, tutorials, technical and business talks. With the addition of short talks and posters, you'll see and learn about an impressive array of projects, initiatives and ideas from the people building and implementing the technologies. BoFs, lunchtime tabletopics and many more special events will give you the opportunity to explore important Eclipse themes fa...
2006/02/07
Rich Client Tutorial Part 1-3 by Ed Burnette (SAS) Updated February 2006 The RCP tutorials at eclipse.org have been updated to reflect the latest stable version of the Eclipse SDK. Rich Client Tutorial Part 1 was simplified, Rich Client Tutorial Part 2 had minor tweaks, and Rich Client Tutorial Part 3 was completely redone. More details are available on EclipseZone. How to Correctly and Uniformly Use Progress Monitors by Kenneth Ölwing (BEA JRPG) January 2006 Creat...
2006/02/06
Voting for the Eclipse Foundation Board Representative Elections for the committer and add-in provider communities begins on February 13th. Please review the candidates' statements and participate in discussions on the eclipse.foundation newsgroup (news, html).
2006/02/03
The Eclipse Test & Performance Tools Platform (TPTP) Project delivers improved integration with BIRT and WTP in its latest release, TPTP 4.1.0.1, a maintenance release of 4.1.
2006/01/23
Eclipse BIRT 2.0 Expected to Accelerate Business Intelligence and Reporting Adoption Among Java and PHP Developers The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to the implementation of a universal development platform, today announced broad support from industry leaders for the new Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) project version 2.0, released on January 20, 2006. Actuate, IBM, Pentaho, Scapa Technologies and Zend have announced support for ...
2006/01/20
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Open Source Pavillion at EclipseCon 2006, March 20-23 in Santa Clara, CA. The Open Source Pavilion will showcase open source projects that support and complement the spirit of the Eclipse community. Business Objects is a co-sponsor of this new addition to EclipseCon.
2006/01/17
Actuate, BEA Systems, Business Objects, Compuware, HP, IBM, Serena and Sybase to Provide Highest Level Support to Eclipse Community Event The Eclipse Foundation today announced that Actuate, BEA Systems, Business Objects, Compuware, HP, IBM, Serena and Sybase have signed on as Gold Sponsors for EclipseCon 2006, the annual conference that brings together the Eclipse community. Gold Sponsorship is the highest level of sponsorship for the conference. The third annual EclipseCon will b...
2006/01/09
Introducing the GMF Runtime by Frederic Plante (IBM) January 2006 Eclipse Forms: Rich UI for the Rich Client by Dejan Glozic (IBM)January 2006 Draft: Eclipse Platform Technical Overview July 2001 (Updated December 2005 for Eclipse 3.1) Authoring with Eclipse by Chris Aniszczyk (IBM) and Lawrence Mandel (IBM)December 2005 ...
2006/01/04
The Eclipse Foundation and some member companies are hosting a four city seminar series focused on using Eclipse in the enterprise.
2005/12/27
This is the last week for the lowest registration prices.
2005/12/19
Eclipse WTP Project ships platform API for independent extension The Eclipse Foundation, an open source community committed to implementation of a universal development platform, will make the Eclipse Web Tools Platform (WTP) 1.0 release generally available the week of Dec 19th, 2005. Eclipse WTP 1.0 is an extensible, standards-based tool platform for developing J2EE and Web applications. WTP has already been adopted by the leading J2EE suppliers, including BEA, Borland, IBM, JBoss and O...
2005/12/05
The Eclipse Community Awards are to recognize and thank the individuals and technologies that make Eclipse such a vibrant, robust community. There are two categories of awards: 1) awards for individuals, and 2) awards for technologies and products. Nominations are open until January 27th. The awards will be presented at EclipseCon 2006.
2005/11/30
Eclipse RCP is the core runtime environment of the Eclipse tooling platform. It includes the Eclipse plug-in model, the GUI components and frameworks that enable the native platform look and feel, a mechanism for dynamically updating plug-ins and much more. Using these, developers can take advantage of the open source Eclipse technology to deliver applications that provide rich, well integrated user experiences.
2005/11/27
Thursday, December 8, 2005, 11:00 am PT/2:00 pm ET, Duration: 60 minutes Overview For nearly two decades, Erich Gamma has been at the forefront of innovation in software development. Perhaps best known as the co-author of the landmark book "Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software", Dr. Gamma is also the developer, with Kent Beck, of JUnit, the de facto standard in terms of unit testing tools for Java. He leads the Eclipse Java Development tools project and is a member of ...
2005/11/21
The Rich Client Platform (RCP) allows you to build Java applications that can compete with native applications on any platform. Part 1 of the tutorial introduced you to the platform and the steps used to build the smallest possible RCP program. In part 2 we'll look at what we did in more detail and introduce some of the configuration classes that let you take control of much of the layout and functionality of an RCP application. This part has been updated for Eclipse 3.1.
2005/11/17
The Eclipse Test & Performance Tools Platform (TPTP) Project was selected as a finalist for the 2005 Testers Choice award in the "Java Test & Performance" category. Also, a TPTP-based tool, IBM Rational Performance Tester, was selected as a finalist in the "Load/Performance Test Tools" category.
2005/11/17
Eclipse RCP is the core runtime environment of the Eclipse tooling platform. It includes the Eclipse plug-in model, the GUI components and frameworks that enable the native platform look and feel, a mechanism for dynamically updating plug-ins and much more. Using these, developers can take advantage of the open source Eclipse technology to deliver applications that provide rich, well integrated user experiences.
2005/11/07
Join us in Antwerp at the Plug-In Bazaar and Eclipse in Action December 12th and 13th!
2005/10/25
The Eclipse Foundation today announced the keynote speakers for its third annual community conference, EclipseCon 2006. The show brings together the Eclipse community to share and learn new techniques, ideas and technologies, as well as provide information about the latest developments and future plans of the Eclipse projects. The conference will be held March 20-23, 2006 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
2005/10/25
The first 200 EclipseCon Passport registrations will receive a complimentary copy of McAffer and Lemieux's book Eclipse Rich Client Platform
2005/10/21
Zend has become a Strategic Developer Member of the Eclipse Foundation. Andi Gutmans, vice president of technlogy at Zend will take a seat on the Eclipse Board of Directors. Read the press release !
2005/10/21
The Eclipse Foundation announced today that Ralph Mueller has joined the Eclipse Foundation as Director, Eclipse Ecosystem - Europe.
2005/10/19
The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce that Ward Cunningham is joining the staff of the Eclipse Foundation.
2005/10/18
McAffer and Lemieux on RCP, Judd and Shittu on Eclipse JST, Daum on RCP and Eclipse 3.1 and Burnette on the Eclipse IDE !
2005/10/15
Congratulations on taking the plunge and writing an open source plug-in for the Eclipse platform. SourceForge.net can provide a good home your plug-in, but information on how best to set up an Eclipse project there is sparse. This article is an introduction to SourceForge for the Eclipse developer. You will learn the features available to the SourceForge.net open source developer community and be guided through the process, from creating a SourceForge pr...