Eclipse Community Showcase at CeBIT

Community Bulletin

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. The Eclipse Foundation and members Actuate, Bredex, EclipseSource, *instinctools, itemis, Talend and Tasktop Technologies will participate in the Pavillion showcasing many diverse technologies such as BI, testing, provisioning, runtimes, documentation, data integration and task integration. CeBIT is one of the largest IT industry trade shows, being held March 1-5, 2011 in Hannover, Germany.

"CeBIT attendees will have a great opportunity to experience first-hand the range and diversity of the Eclipse ecosystem," says Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. "The companies participating in the Eclipse Pavillion will be showcasing some of the latest innovations in Eclipse-based open source and commercial solutions. I'd encourage all attendees to visit the Pavillion to see the range of solutions available"

Actuate is showcasing its premier open source report development technology, BIRT (Business Intelligence Reporting Tools). Visitors will be given an insight into BIRT's extensive capabilities and enhanced end user functionality, with a choice of deployment options incorporating on-premise, cloud and mobile BIRT applications. Live demonstrations include end user interactivity, data analytics and dash-boarding.

BREDEX test experts will be available at the Eclipse Island to talk about quality assurance and automated acceptance testing for Eclipse RCP/GEF, Swing and HTML applications. Visitors can find out more about the Jubula Functional Testing Tool Project, the new open source basis at Eclipse for the award-winning GUIdancer tool. Through Jubula and GUIdancer, BREDEX offers a wide range of consulting and training services for automated testing and test processes.

EclipseSource, a leading provider for Eclipse services, solutions and technology, will be featuring their Yoxos Eclipse distribution technology as well as the range of Eclipse projects the company participates in. With leadership roles in key Eclipse projects, including Equinox, RAP, RCP, EPP, RT, g-eclipse and p2, EclipseSource delivers domain expertise across essential Eclipse technologies.

*instinctools provides Eclipse-based software and services. Their software engineers have been successfully developing innovative software solutions in different industries for over 10 years. Market leaders in Information Technology are counting on *instinctools when it comes to the development of their Eclipse-based software products. With DITAworks, *instinctools offers an integrated authoring platform for structured documentation using the single-source principle. With DITAworksEclipse, Eclipse applications can be professionally documented "out-of-the-box".

itemis is a Strategic Member of the Eclipse Foundation and a market leader in the area of model-driven software development based on Eclipse. itemis develops frameworks and tools like 'Xtext' for domain-specific modeling of Enterprise Applications, Embedded Systems and Business Applications for mobile devices, and focuses on generator development and Eclipse technologies. itemis harmonizes development methods with tool development to support customers. software development process and to develop solutions especially tailored to customers' needs.

SOPERA and Talend will present their joint open source middleware product portfolio. This includes enterprise-ready solutions in the area of application and data integration. In addition, the companies will present their roadmap and first components of a lightweight integration platform, targeting developers as well as small and medium-sized companies.

Tasktop Technologies is the market leader in task integration for Eclipse. Tasktop Technologies is the company behind the industry-leading open source Eclipse Mylyn Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) integration framework and its revolutionary task-focused interface technology. Tasktop is collaborating with Microsoft to extend the benefits of Mylyn and Tasktop to .NET developers through Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server integration. Visit the Tasktop pedestal for a live demonstration.

CeBIT 2011 takes place March 1-5, 2011 in Hanover Germany. We hope to see you there!