Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Eclipse Launches Orion, Browser-based Web Development Tool

Jan 15, 2011, 23:05 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"The open source Eclipse Foundation is known for its namesake Eclipse IDE and its related ecosystem of projects and plugins, most of which are desktop based.

"The modern world of Web applications and even Web development itself is moving online to the cloud, which is why Eclipse is now starting a new Web-based development effort called Orion.

""Orion is a brand new, browser-based open tool integration platform which is entirely focused on developing for the Web, in the Web," Mike Milinkovich, executive director of the Eclipse Foundation told "This is not Eclipse in a browser -- it is a completely new codebase with a completely new metaphor for tool integration and workflow that matches the idioms of the Web rather than the desktop."

Complete Story

Related Stories: