The newly independent Eclipse community became all the rage with heady market buzz and third-party momentum for tools and plug-ins. A board packed with competitors makes a level playing field.
Must-have XML toolbox added new data mapping, authoring gear.
Shopping spree yields fruit in integrated software delivery platform.
Juiced product cycles, agile methods call for solid build management.
Tools, services place strong emphasis on models and best practices.
Agile delivery, big-picture plans drive Big Blue across the Atlantic.
Sharpens Java expertise in the Microsoft universe.
Despite delays, everyone focused on first foray into team life cycle.
Demonstrates that agile development, code refactoring fits C++.
New JSF, JSP tooling creates solution to J2EE complexity woes.