froglogic Joins Eclipse Foundation

froglogic Joins Eclipse Foundation

Hamburg, 2007-11-12 – froglogic GmbH today announced that it has joined the Eclipse Foundation committing even stronger to the Eclipse project and the growing Java RCP community.

The Eclipse Foundation provides services for Eclipse, an open source community, whose projects are focused on building an open development platform comprised of extensible frameworks, tools and runtimes for building, deploying and managing software across the lifecycle.

froglogic is the vendor of the leading, cross-platform GUI testing tool Squish that supports many different GUI technologies. This includes dedicated support for automated GUI tests of Java Eclipse RCP/SWT applications as well as Java AWT/Swing applications. The next version of Squish will also feature an Eclipse plugin providing integration into the Eclipse Test & Performance Tools Platform Project framework.

“We are very excited to have froglogic join the Eclipse Foundation,” said Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. “Automating GUI tests is a crucial part of the development process of today’s complex GUI applications. Having froglogic with its automated GUI testing framework Squish on board brings significant benefits to the Eclipse community.”

“Since the first release of our Squish for Java edition for automated Eclipse RCP GUI testing we gained a lot of customers in the very active and growing Eclipse/RCP community. Joining the Eclipse Foundation is the logical next step for us to show our commitment to this exciting project.”, said Reginald Stadlbauer, co-founder and CEO of froglogic.

About froglogic

froglogic GmbH is a software company based in Hamburg, Germany. Their flagship product is Squish, the market-leading automated testing tool for GUI applications based on Qt, Java AWT/Swing and SWT/RCP, Mac OS X Carbon/Cocoa and for HTML/Ajax-based web applications running in different web browsers. froglogic also offers services in the areas QA/automated testing and Qt C++ programming and consulting. More about froglogic at https://www.froglogic.com.

About Eclipse Foundation

Eclipse is an open source community whose projects are focused on providing an extensible development platform and application frameworks for building software. Eclipse provides extensible tools and frameworks that span the software development lifecycle, including support for modeling, language development environments for Java, C/C++ and others, testing and performance, business intelligence, rich client applications and embedded development. A large, vibrant ecosystem of major technology vendors, innovative start-ups, universities and research institutions and individuals extend, complement and support the Eclipse Platform.

The Eclipse Foundation is a not-for-profit, member supported corporation that hosts the Eclipse projects. Full details of Eclipse and the Eclipse Foundation are available at www.eclipse.org.

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