Eclipse is a multi-language Integrated development environment (IDE) comprising a base workspace and an extensible plug-in system for customizing the environment. It is written mostly in Java. It can be used to develop applications in Java and, by means of various plug-ins, other programming languages including Ada, C, C++, COBOL, Fortran, Haskell, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, R, Ruby (including Ruby on Rails framework), Scala, Clojure, Groovy, Scheme, and Erlang. It can also be used to develop packages for the software Mathematica. Development environments include the Eclipse Java development tools (JDT) for Java and Scala, Eclipse CDT for C/C++ and Eclipse PDT for PHP, among others.

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The top 11 Free IDE for Java Coding, Development…

At IDR Solutions, our developers spend a lot of time buried in Java code. We use a variety of different IDEs (Intergrated Development Environments) to...
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9 tools to help you with Java Performance Tuning

Previously I wrote an article about 5 tools to help you write better java code which helped to improve our code but also our...
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5 tools to help you write better Java Code

At IDR Solutions we are always looking at ways to improve our Java PDF Library and our PDF to HTML5 Converter. The best way...
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What we love and hate about Java IDEs –…

Over the last two weeks I took a look at Eclipse, Intellij’s IDEA and NetBeans IDE’s and wrote what we love and hated about it,...
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What we love and hate about Java IDEs –…

Last time I mentioned that I’d be writing a series of articles about integrated development environments (IDE) and what we love and hate about them....
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