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Eclipse Cloud DevTools Contributor Award: Rob Moran and Jens Reinecke for their outstanding contributions to CDT Cloud

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - 15:23 by John Kellerman

The Eclipse Cloud Developer Tools (ECDT) community is happy to announce Rob Moran and Jens Reinecke from Arm as the recipients of the Contributor Award in the second quarter 2024 for their continuous, strategic, and highly valuable contributions to CDT Cloud. Their exceptional efforts, technical domain knowledge and leadership within the community continue to significantly advance our tools and our projects.

Rob and Jens have been instrumental in several key areas of CDT Cloud:

  • Embedded Peripheral Inspector: Their initiative to add the Embedded Peripheral Inspector to CDT Cloud, along with their ongoing enhancements of this crucial component, have provided developers with an invaluable tool for inspecting and managing embedded peripherals, greatly simplifying debugging and development processes.
  • Memory Inspector: Rob and Jens have consistently contributed to the Memory Inspector, ensuring it remains an essential, flexible and user-friendly tool for developers needing to inspect and manage memory during development.
  • Serial Monitor: They initiated the Serial Monitor, adding crucial functionality for developers working with serial communication in their projects.
  • WebSocket Debug Adapter: Their initial contribution of the WebSocket Debug Adapter has enabled efficient debugging over WebSocket, expanding the versatility and applicability of our debugging tools.

Rob and Jens bring an exceptional understanding of embedded systems, which continues to be instrumental in creating high-quality, reliable tools that meet the needs of our community. Beyond their technical contributions, Rob and Jens have shown continuous leadership and active steering within the CDT Cloud community. Their guidance and commitment have been pivotal in driving the community forward, fostering collaboration, and ensuring the continuous improvement of our tools and projects.

We extend our warmest congratulations to Rob Moran and Jens Reinecke for this well-deserved recognition! Their work exemplifies the high standards and collaborative spirit that drive the Eclipse Cloud Developer Tools community forward.

This Eclipse Cloud DevTools contributor award is sponsored by EclipseSource, providing consulting and implementation services for web-based tools, Eclipse GLSP, Eclipse Theia, and VS Code, as well as for tailored AI Assistance in Tools and IDEs.