How should software be implemented? At the Eclipse Foundation, this is decided by the specification document. Wayne Beaton, the Director of Open Source Projects at the Eclipse Foundation, explores the process for how project specifications are created and what this means for Jakarta EE.
How is the Eclipse Foundation Specification Process (EFSP) different from the Java Community Process (JCP)?
As developers become more used to Jakarta EE and the Eclipse Foundation, it’s time to take a look at how new code becomes a part of Jakarta EE. Tanja Obradovic explains the five crucial differences between the Eclipse Foundation Specification Process and the Java Community Process.
Proposal accepted: Eclipse Foundation said yes to multi-cloud FaaS implementation for JVM based languages. Eclipse Jemo lets developers utilize cloud native apps across multiple clouds. No storm clouds on this horizon!
The second quarterly Simultaneous Release for the Eclipse IDE is here! The 2018-12 release brings along some major improvements including redesigned git perspective, faster UI, new quick fixes, and more. Let’s have a look.
Do you need a cloud-based platform for your microservices? In this article, Emily Jiang explores how the popular service mesh Istio can be used to harness the open source power of Eclipse Profile to deploy microservices securely.
The Eclipse Foundation just released the Eclipse SDK project, which is part of the 2018-09 release. Let’s have a look at the new features for Java developers.
As an Eclipse developer, do you find support for your favorite framework lacking, outdated, or just plain MIA? Do you envy the blazing speed at which new technologies are supported in VS Code? If the answer is yes, then the CodeMix plugin for Eclipse is exactly what you need.
What is Jakarta EE? Why has it moved to the Eclipse Foundation? What has been the progress to date? Mike Milinkovich answers all these questions and more in this progress report for Jakarta EE.
The cloud & desktop IDE framework Theia is moving to the Eclipse Foundation! In this article, Sven Efftinge gives us an update on what’s been going on in the Theia universe and what new features there are to explore.
Make sure your web APIs are benefiting from all the improvements provided by HTTP/2 with Eclipse Vert.x, a toolkit to build distributed reactive systems on the top of the JVM. In this article, Julien Viet and Francesco Guardiani explore how you can ensure better latency, concurrency control, and capacity planning for your web apps with Eclipse Vert.x.
GeoTrellis is a geographic data processing engine for high performance applications. In this article, Ross Bernet explains how GeoTrellis continues to advance the field of distributed processing of geospatial imagery and raster data.
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.