Friends of Eclipse,
Eclipse is an open source community that benefits millions of developers around the world each and every day! During the month of September, we are asking you to give back to our wonderful open source community. All donations will be used to improve Eclipse technology. Your contribution counts!
We thank you for this gesture, and for giving back to our community.
OTTAWA, January 17, 2006 —The Eclipse Foundation today announced that Accelerated Technology, 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 be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif., March 20-23, 2006.
“In 2005, the Eclipse community enjoyed tremendous growth and we will continue this momentum into 2006 with our third annual EclipseCon,” explained Mike Milinkovich, executive director, Eclipse Foundation. “The Gold Sponsors are technology leaders in a number of different markets and reflective of the diverse nature of the Eclipse community. Their participation and sponsorship in EclipseCon is important to the overall success of the conference.”
The EclipseCon technical program will appeal to beginners through advanced users, developers of Eclipse-based applications, enterprise architects and other technology decision makers. The program consists of more than 30 tutorials and three days of sessions. Please visit www.eclipsecon.org for additional information about the program.
Registration for EclipseCon 2006 is now open. Members of the press and analyst community are encouraged to attend EclipseCon 2006. More information about the conference, including registration, travel and hotel details, can be found at www.eclipsecon.org.
About the Eclipse Foundation
Eclipse is an open source community whose projects are focused on providing an extensible development platform and application frameworks for building software. Eclipse provides extensible tools and frameworks that span the software development lifecycle, including support for modeling, language development environments for Java, C/C++ and others, testing and performance, business intelligence, rich client applications and embedded development. A large, vibrant ecosystem of major technology vendors, innovative start-ups, universities and research institutions and individuals extend, complement and support the Eclipse Platform.
The Eclipse Foundation is a not-for-profit, member supported corporation that hosts the Eclipse projects. Full details of Eclipse and the Eclipse Foundation are available at www.eclipse.org.
Back to the top