Awards and opinions

Eclipse has been honoured several times and we're proud to present some of our awards here. We've also included various sites where the community is voting, rating or otherwise expressing an opinion about eclipse.

We've also started a collection of kudos from the community on The Eclipse Project Wiki kudos page.

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Eclipse awards and honorable mentions

2006 Java Pro Magazine Readers' Choice Award.
Eclipse awarded Best IDE and Best Java Development Suite http://www.ftponline.com/mediakit/about/news/news77.asp

2006 JAX Reader's Choice Award
Eclipse awarded Best Open-Source Java Project

2005 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards
IDE of the Year
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/showthread.php?t=409026

2005 Java Developer’s Journal Readers’ Choice Awards
Eclipse awarded Best Java Application
Eclipse Rich Client Platform awarded Best Rich Client Platform
Eclipse IDE awarded Best Team Development Tool
Eclipse IDE awarded Most Innovative Java Product
SWT awarded Best Java Class Library
Eclipse awarded Best Java Debugging Tool
http://jdj.sys-con.com/read/171303.htm

2005 SOA Web Services Journal Readers’ Choice Awards
Eclipse Awarded Best GUI for SOA
http://jdj.sys-con.com/read/171303.htm

Software Development Magazine 2005 Readers’ Choice Awards
Eclipse Awarded Best Open Source Tool
http://www.sdmagazine.com/pressroom/rc2005_winners.html

SD Times Top 100
Eclipse awarded best for Tools and Environments in SD Times Top 100
http://68.236.189.240/article/story-20050515-17.html

2005 Jolt Awards
Eclipse awarded Jolt Product Excellence Award for Languages and Development Environments! The Java Developer's Guide to Eclipse by D'Anjou et al wins Productivity Award for Technical Books!
http://www.sdmagazine.com/pressroom/jolt_winners_2005.pdf

Developer.com Product of the Year 2005 Contest
Eclipse awarded Development Tool of the Year
http://www.developer.com/net/article.php/3483116
Eclipse Overshadows Other Development Tools By Paul Kimmel

JavaPro Readers' Choice Awards 2004
Eclipse awarded Best IDE and Best Java Development Suite in the 2004 JavaPro Readers' Choice Awards
http://www.fawcette.com/javapro/2004_11/magazine/features/readerschoice/default.aspx

SD Readers' Choice Awards 2004
Eclipse awarded Best Value, Best Open Source Tool and Most Improved Tool in the SD Readers' Choice Awards.
http://www.sdmagazine.com/documents/s=9352/sdmsde04e/sdmsde04e.htm?temp=OeLK FL74Os (registration required)

JDJ Editors' Choice Awards 2004
Eclipse and members of the Eclipse community receive honors in JDJ Editors' Choice Awards for 2004!
http://www.sys-con.com/story/?storyid=45506&de=1

SD Times 2004 Top 100
Eclipse receives honors in Tools and Environments and Influencers categories in The SD Times 2004 Top 100!
http://www.sdtimes.com/news/102/special1.htm

2004 Jolt Awards
Eclipse and Aspectj win Software Development 2004 Jolt Product Excellence and Productivity Awards for Languages and Development Environments! Check out the announcement for more winners from the eclipse community!
http://www.sdmagazine.com/pressroom/031804_jolt_winners.pdf

JDJ Readers' Choice 2003
Eclipse awarded Best Java Component for SWT by Java Developer's Journal Readers' Choice Awards 2003 !

InfoWorld 2003 Technology of the Year
Eclipse awarded InfoWorld 2003 Technology of the Year for Best Application Development Tool http://www.infoworld.com/article/03/12/31/01FEtoyawards_1.html?s=feature

O'Reilly OS Dir 2003
Eclipse awarded O'Reilly OSDir 2003 Editor's Choice Award for Best Developement Tool and Best Java application http://osdir.com/Article198.phtml

JDJ 2003 Editors' Choice
Eclipse awarded JDJ 2003 Editors' Choice Awards by Jason Bell, J2SE Editor and Glen Cordrey, J2ME Editor
Subscription link: http://www.sys-con.com/java/articleprint.cfm?id=2059 or read the News Advisory

JavaPro 2003 Readers' Choice
Eclipse places first in Best Java Development Suite and Most Valuable Java Development Product in the Java Pro 2003 Readers' Choice Awards
http://www.fawcette.com/reports/javaone/2003/awards/


JavaWorld 2002 Editors' Choice
AspectJ Project awarded Most Innovative Java Product or Technology in the JavaWorld 2002 Editors' Choice Awards. http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-06-2003/jw-0609-eca_p.html

SD Times 100 Innovators and Leaders 2003

First place in the 2003 Standards Bodies and Consortia category, SD Times 100 Innovators And Leaders
http://www.sdtimes.com/news/079/special1.htm

JavaSpektrum and ObjektSpektrum Readers 2003
Best Java Product Award 2003 by the readers of JavaSpektrum and ObjektSpektrum magazines
announced at OOP 2003, Munich, Germany, January 2003




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