EclipseCon 2011 Gold Sponsors and Technical Program Announced

Cloudsoft, IBM, Jasmine Conseil, Oracle, Sonatype and Xored Named as Gold Sponsors

Ottawa, Canada - January 26, 2011 - 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.

"The EclipseCon Gold sponsors are leaders in helping us produce a great Eclipse community event," explains Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. "Having a diverse set of companies participate in our conference reflects the innovation and diversity in the Eclipse community. I look forward to these companies showcasing their Eclipse oriented products at the conference."

The EclipseCon technical program has also been finalized. This year the conference will feature talks on a wide variety of subjects, including OSGi, Modeling, Eclipse Runtime, Mobile Development, Web Development, C/C++ Development and much more. The 4-day technical program features 20 tutorials and 120 sessions. The complete program is available at http://www.eclipsecon.org/2011/program/.

Registration for EclipseCon is now open. People that register by February 14, 2011 receive an early registration discount. Sponsorship opportunities are also still available for companies to spotlight their products to the Eclipse community. Registration information is available at http://www.eclipsecon.org/2011/registration/?page=registration.

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