How can open source mapping improve location technologies? In this article, Jody Garnett goes over a cornerstone of the open source geospatial toolkit, JTS 1.15. The JTS topology suite brings spatial data types, spatial relationships, and spatial operations for processing geometries to the Eclipse Foundation.
Discover Ferret, a conceptually simple software exploration tool that seeks to summarize how a program element relates to the rest of the software system. In this article, Brian de Alwis goes over Ferret and explains how this tool can help developers explore their codebases.
Eclipse CDT is the industry standard C/C++ IDE powering the design and development of embedded systems worldwide. In this article, Tracy Miranda goes over why Eclipse CDT has been so successful for so long.
Software is impacting every area of our lives and will be even more omnipresent in the future. In this article, Boris Baldassari explores how we can be more ethical about it all.
The merry migration from Java EE into the Eclipse Foundation continues with the announcement of nine new project proposals for the still-unnamed collaboration.
What is e4 and why is it different on JavaFX? In this article, Tom Schindl explains how you can develop applications and write 100% framework-free business components with e4 on JavaFX.
Do you dream about building a robust and resilient microservice? Great news, MicroProfile Fault Tolerance is the new future to building one! In this article, Emily Jiang explains how Eclipse MicroProfile Fault Tolerance provides a simple and flexible solution to build a fault tolerance microservice.
JUnit 5 is out the door as the next generation test framework! In this article, Noopur Gupta explains some useful tips and examples to help you work with it.
Discover service discovery, an essential part of microservice architecture becomes necessary when we start using containers and container orchestration mechanisms. In this article, Urban Malc and Matjaz B. Juric describe the most important scenarios for service discovery, as well as service discovery support in the KumuluzEE microservice framework.
MicroProfile Config is a solution to externalize configuration from microservices. Why even bother with configuration? In this article, Emily Jiang of IBM explains why you shouldn’t skip this crucial step and how you can use it.
Based on a viewpoint approach, Eclipse Sirius is the easiest way to create your own modeling tool. In this article, Cédric Brun explains how Sirius 5.0.0 version brings a significant number of new features to create impressive graphical modeling tools for Eclipse.
Calling all PHP Devs! It has been yet another productive year for the Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) project. Kaloyan Raev goes over all the new features, from PHP 7.1, Composer, and more.
The latest version of Eclipse Jubula lets you write more complex tests using conditions and loops, and lets you conditionally skip test steps. In this article, Alexandra Schladebeck walks us through some of Jubula’s newest features.
Eclipse MicroProfile is a year old! The road from 1.0 to 1.1 has been a tough one, but there’s a bunch of interesting new developments in in the MicroProfile world. Let’s take a look!