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    Single Code Base for ISVs

    Wednesday, September 13, 2006 - 09:34 by Wayne Beaton
    During this short talk and demonstration during the Eclipse Tailgate Party at Eclipse World 2006, Ihor Strutynskyj brought up an incredibly important point. Unfortunately, he didn’t make the point as explicitly as I had hoped (I was literally sitting on the edge of my seat waiting for him to say...

    Microsoft Patent Pledge?

    Tuesday, September 12, 2006 - 15:41 by Mike Milinkovich
    I read with a great deal of interest the Microsoft Open Specification Promise . It was particularly interesting to read the community feedback and realize that Microsoft has been consciously and conscientiously working with the open source community to develop this document. That’s an important step forward for them, as...

    Congratulations to Mik Kersten

    Tuesday, September 12, 2006 - 10:53 by Anonymous (not verified)
    Congratulations to Eclipse committer Mik Kersten for winning what looks like a very prestigious competition in Singapore . The competition was for PhD students to present business plans on the technology they are building as part of their thesis. As many might know, Mik is the leader of the way...

    Next Event: Eclipse Summit Europe

    Monday, September 11, 2006 - 21:32 by Mike Milinkovich
    EclipseWorld has come and gone, and now it it’s time to start thinking about the next Eclipse event: Eclipse Summit Europe (ESE). We are expecting that this will be a great opportunity for networking and making new contacts within the Eclipse ecosystem, as there will be many visitors that haven’t...

    Eclipse Marketing Symposium

    Monday, September 11, 2006 - 12:46 by Anonymous (not verified)
    We are getting ready for the second Eclipse Marketing Symposium on Sept. 20 in Dallas TX. The goal of the symposium is to bring together the marketng and business development professonials of Eclipse Foundation member companies to discuss the best practices of marketing to the Eclipse market. We held the...

    Goodbye Blogger; Hello WordPress

    Sunday, September 10, 2006 - 20:04 by Anonymous (not verified)
    I have finally made the move off blogger.com. Most people recommended that I move to wordpress, so here I am. My new blog url is ianskerrett.wordpress.com and my feed stays the same at http://feeds.feedburner.com/IanSkerrett . The move was pretty painless. WordPress has a cool utility for importing all of my...

    Road Trip!

    Friday, September 8, 2006 - 09:38 by Wayne Beaton
    Donald and I were sitting , comfortable and carefree, in the departures lounge at Ottawa International Airport this past Tuesday as we waited for our flight to Boston to attend Eclipse World 2006 . Our comfortable and carefree existence was rudely interrupted by somebody (who I sure is very nice)...

    Attending Eclipse World

    Wednesday, September 6, 2006 - 12:27 by Anonymous (not verified)
    I have just arrived at Eclipse World in Boston. The tutorials are full and there seems to be a good buzz. If you are at the conference or just located in Boston, please drop by our party tonight and introduce yourself. I also noticed a number of companies are issuing...