4/22/2005

Borland open sources JBuilder

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 7:16 am

Borland Software is releasing code from its core JBuilder integrated development environment (IDE) into the Eclipse open source community after a surprise drop in first-quarter sales.

The company hopes to offset JBuilder’s R&D expenses by putting the suite into Eclipse, where the open source community would - theoretically - drive API and feature improvements.

Borland is expected to announce full details of its plans during the next couple of weeks.

Source: The Register

 

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